Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Pueblo, CO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

COZ086-291200-
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Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
INCLUDING Pueblo
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 6 PM MDT SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...Pueblo county including the city of Pueblo.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain will change to snow late this evening
  with a period of heavy snow late tonight into Saturday
  morning. Lighter snow will then continue through the day
  Saturday before tapering to flurries Saturday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches for northern and eastern
  portions of the county including the city of Pueblo, with 7 to
  14 inches south of highway 50.

* WIND...Northeast to east winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage. A prolonged period
  of below freezing temperatures is likely, which may cause
  damage to cold sensitive plants and outdoor irrigation
  systems.

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.

&&

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COZ072-073-079-080-291200-
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Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft-
Northern 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, and Rye
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...The northern Sangre De Cristo Mountains and the Wet
  Mountains.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Snow will develop this evening, with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight and through the day
  Saturday. Lighter snow will then continue Saturday night
  before tapering to flurries Sunday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...Total snow accumulation of 8 to 15 inches
  with locally up to 2 feet for the northeast facing slopes of
  the Wet mountains.

* WIND...North to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage.

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.

&&

$$

COZ078-081-082-084-291200-
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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-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Ft-
INCLUDING Silver Cliff, Westcliffe, Woodland Park, Pikes Peak,
and Black Forest
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...the Wet Mountain Valley, Pikes Peak, Teller County,
  the Rampart Range and northern El Paso county.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain changing to snow this evening with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight into Saturday morning. Lighter
  snow will then continue through the day Saturday before tapering
  to flurries Saturday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...Total snowfall accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches across northern El Paso county and the Wet mountain
  valley with 7 to 14 inches over Teller county. Amounts up to
  20 inches possible near the summit of Pikes Peak.

* WIND...North to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage.

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.

&&

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COZ089-093-095>099-291200-
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Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero 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, Eads,
Sheridan Lake, Las Animas, Lamar, Springfield, and Walsh
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM SATURDAY TO
9 AM MDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...Crowley, Otero, Kiowa, Bent, Prowers and Baca
  Counties.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain will change to snow overnight with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight and through the day
  Saturday. Lighter snow will then continue Saturday night
  before tapering to flurries Sunday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches north of highway 50, with 8
  to 15 inches south of the highway.

* WIND...north to northeast winds 20 to 40 mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions late tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage. A prolonged period
  of below freezing temperatures is likely, which may cause damage
  to cold sensitive plants and outdoor irrigation systems.

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.

&&

$$

COZ074-075-087-088-291200-
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Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft-
INCLUDING Cuchara, Stonewall, Weston, Spanish Peaks, Walsenburg,
and Trinidad
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...The southern I-25 corridor of Huerfano and western
  Las Animas counties, including the cities of Walsenburg and
  Trinidad and the southern Sangre De Cristo mountains.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Snow will develop this evening, with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight and through the day
  Saturday. Lighter snow will then continue Saturday night
  before tapering to flurries Sunday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...Total snow accumulation of 8 to 14 inches
  with up to 2 feet across the northeast facing slopes of the
  Sangre De Cristo mountains.

* WIND...North to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage.

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.

&&

$$

COZ094-291200-
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Eastern Las Animas County-
INCLUDING Branson and Kim
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 9 AM MDT SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...eastern Las Animas county including the community
  of Kim.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain will change to snow overnight with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight and through the day
  Saturday. Lighter snow will then continue Saturday night
  before tapering to flurries Sunday morning.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 to 14 inches with locally higher snow
  amounts possible near the New Mexico border.

* WIND...North to northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts up to
  45 mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage. A prolonged period
  of below freezing temperatures is likely, which may cause
  damage to cold sensitive plants and outdoor irrigation
  systems.

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.

&&

$$

COZ085-291200-
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Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Ft-
INCLUDING Colorado Springs and Peterson AFB
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...Southern El Paso county, including the city of
  Colorado Springs.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain changing to snow this evening with a
  period of heavy snow late tonight into Saturday morning. Lighter
  snow will then continue through the day Saturday before tapering
  to flurries Saturday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally higher snow
  amounts near the mountains.

* WIND...Northeast winds 15 to 30 mph with wind gusts around 40
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage. A prolonged period
  of below freezing temperatures is likely, which may cause
  damage to cold sensitive plants and outdoor irrigation
  systems.

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.

&&

$$

COZ058-060-061-063-065>068-076-077-291200-
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Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County above 9000Ft-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide below 10000 Ft-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft-
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Northwestern Fremont County  Above 8500Ft-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Ft-
INCLUDING Climax, Bonanza, Alpine, Granite, St Elmo, North Pass,
South Fork, Creede, Cumbres Pass, Wolf Creek Pass, Coaldale,
Cotopaxi, Hillside, Howard, Swissvale, and Texas Creek
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...the western Mosquito and eastern Sawatch ranges,
  the La Garita and Eastern San Juan mountains above 10000 feet
  and northwest Fremont county above 8500 feet.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A strengthening storm system will move
  across southern Colorado and New Mexico tonight through
  Saturday night, spreading a prolonged period of snow and gusty
  winds into the area.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally up to a foot
  over the higher peaks above 10000 feet.

* WIND...North to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
  mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage.

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.

&&

$$

COZ083-291200-
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Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
INCLUDING Canon City and Penrose
801 PM MDT Fri Apr 28 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...Eastern Fremont county, including Canon City.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...Rain changing to snow with a period of heavy
  snow late tonight into Saturday morning. Lighter snow will then
  continue through the day Saturday before tapering to flurries
  Saturday evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 6 inches with locally higher snow
  amounts near the mountains.

* WIND...Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph.

* IMPACT...Snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
  conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
  snow may produce tree and powerline damage.

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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