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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

COZ072>075-079-080-160300-
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NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL MOVE OVER THE SOUTHERN
  MOUNTAINS THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 5 TO 10
  INCHES.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW PACKED ROADS
  AND POOR VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

COZ066-068-160300-
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LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE
  10000 FEET...INCLUDING NORTH COCHETOPA...WOLF CREEK AND
  CUMBRES PASSES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...WAVES OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW ARE
  EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW WITH THE
  HEAVIEST FALLING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN SAN
  JUAN MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

POSTPONE OR REROUTE TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
LEAVE EARLY...TRAVEL SLOWLY AND KEEP PLENTY OF STOPPING DISTANCE
AROUND YOUR VEHICLE. CARRY WINTER SURVIVAL GEAR SUCH AS FOOD...
WATER... BLANKETS...EXTRA CLOTHES...A SHOVEL...FLASHLIGHT...PHONE
AND PORTABLE CHARGER.

&&

$$

COZ089-093>099-160300-
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CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...ORDWAY...OLNEY SPRINGS...LA JUNTA...ROCKY FORD...
BRANSON...KIM...EADS...SHERIDAN LAKE...LAS ANIMAS...LAMAR...
SPRINGFIELD...WALSH
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...CROWLEY...OTERO...KIOWA...BENT...PROWERS...BACA AND
  EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTIES...INCLUDING EADS...LA JUNTA...
  LAMAR...SPRINGFIELD AND KIM.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MIXTURE OF FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW
  WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY WITH PRECIPITATION CHANGING OVER
  TO ALL SNOW BY LATE AFTERNOON..

* ICE ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO TENTHS OF AN INCH
  THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON....WITH HEAVIER AMOUNTS OF UP TO ONE
  QUARTER OF AN INCH NEAR THE KANSAS LINE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES MOST AREAS...WITH 3 TO 6
  INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY. THE SNOW IS
  EXPECTED TO FALL THIS EVENING INTO MONDAY.

* WIND...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH ON MONDAY AT 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS DUE TO FREEZING
  RAIN...SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  TRAVEL COULD BECOME HAZARDOUS IN AREAS OF ICE BUILDUP SUCH AS
  BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES. ICE ACCUMULATION ON TREES AND POWER
  LINES WILL OCCUR WHICH COULD RESULT IN MINOR DAMAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW...
SLEET...AND ICE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE.  THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COZ087-088-160300-
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WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...HUERFANO COUNTY AND WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY...
  INCLUDING WALSENBURG AND TRINIDAD.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
  SOUTHERN I-25 CORRIDOR THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 8 INCHES.

* WIND...BECOMING NORTH ON MONDAY AT 15 TO 25 MPH ON MONDAY.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BECOME DIFFICULT DUE TO SNOW PACKED
  ROADWAYS...ESPECIALLY TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

COZ058-059-061>063-076>078-081>086-160300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY  ABOVE 8500FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FEET-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...LEADVILLE...ALPINE...GRANITE...ST ELMO...
SALIDA...BUENA VISTA...COALDALE...COTOPAXI...HILLSIDE...HOWARD...
SWISSVALE...TEXAS CREEK...SILVER CLIFF...WESTCLIFFE...
WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK...CANON CITY...PENROSE...
BLACK FOREST...COLORADO SPRINGS...PETERSON AFB...PUEBLO
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MOSQUITO RANGE...LAKE COUNTY...CENTRAL AND
  EASTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY...FREMONT COUNTY...THE WET MOUNTAIN
  VALLEY...AND TELLER...EL PASO...AND PUEBLO COUNTIES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...WAVES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE REGION
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING WITH THE HEAVIEST
  EXPECTED TO FALL TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH 5 TO 10 INCHES
  FOR THE MOUNTAINS.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 15 TO 30
  MPH ACROSS EL PASO AND PUEBLO COUNTIES ON MONDAY.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOWPACKED AT TIMES...WITH
  DETERIORATING CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
  AGAIN TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

COZ060-160300-
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EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...BONANZA
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL LAST INTO MONDAY MORNING
  WITH THE NEXT WAVE EXPECTED TO MOVE IN TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ON SUNDAY OF 3
  TO 7 INCHES.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AT TIMES DUE TO SNOW...POOR
  VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES.

POSTPONE OR REROUTE TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
LEAVE EARLY...TRAVEL SLOWLY AND KEEP PLENTY OF STOPPING DISTANCE
AROUND YOUR VEHICLE. CARRY WINTER SURVIVAL GEAR SUCH AS FOOD...
WATER... BLANKETS...EXTRA CLOTHES...A SHOVEL...FLASHLIGHT...PHONE
AND PORTABLE CHARGER.

&&

$$

COZ065-067-069>071-160300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA  VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CENTER...DEL NORTE...ALAMOSA...
MONTE VISTA...MANASSA...LA JARA...ANTONITO...SANFORD...SAN LUIS...
FORT GARLAND...BLANCA
1153 AM MST SUN JAN 15 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY...THE EASTERN SLOPES OF
  THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS...AND THE SAN LUIS VALLEY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...WAVES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY
  MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 6 INCHES WITH THE HEAVIER AMOUNTS NEAR
  THE MOUNTAINS AND IN SOUTHERN SECTIONS OF THE SAN LUIS VALLEY.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AT TIMES DUE TO SLICK AND
  SNOWPACKED ROADS WITH REDUCED VISIBILITIES IN MODERATE TO HEAVY
  SNOW AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



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