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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

COZ068-021345-
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EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE
  TO BRING MODERATE SNOW TO THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH TUESDAY
  MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL THROUGH ABOUT
  MIDNIGHT...WITH SNOWFALL DECREASING THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...STORM TOTALS OF 3 TO 4 FEET.

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN VERY HAZARDOUS DUE TO A
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND
  SNOW COVERED ROADS. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL REMAIN HIGH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ058>067-021345-
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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
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-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...LEADVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE PASS...MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...SALIDA...
BUENA VISTA...SARGENTS...BONANZA...NORTH PASS...SOUTH FORK...
CREEDE
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...LAKE COUNTY...CHAFFEE COUNTY...NORTHWEST SAGUACHE
  COUNTY...THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS AND THE UPPER RIO GRANDE
  VALLEY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
  REGION THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING RESULTING IN A PROLONGED PERIOD
  OF SNOW. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL THROUGH ABOUT
  MIDNIGHT...WITH SNOWFALL DECREASING THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...STORM TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES FOR THE
  VALLEY AREAS WITH 1 TO 2 FEET OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ083>085-021345-
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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-
INCLUDING...CANON CITY...PENROSE...BLACK FOREST...
AIR FORCE ACADEMY...COLORADO SPRINGS
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...EASTERN FREMONT AND EL PASO COUNTIES...INCLUDING
  CANON CITY AND COLORADO SPRINGS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SOUTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
  ACROSS THE AREA INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 3
  INCHES...MAINLY ACROSS EL PASO COUNTY. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL OF
  10 TO 20 INCHES LIKELY ACROSS EL PASO COUNTY...1 TO 5 INCHES
  OVER EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY.

* WIND...NORTH AT 15 TO 30 WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ076-077-081-082-021345-
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NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...COALDALE...COTOPAXI...HILLSIDE...HOWARD...SWISSVALE...
TEXAS CREEK...WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...WESTERN AND CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY...TELLER COUNTY
  AND PIKES PEAK.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SOUTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
  ACROSS THE AREA INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW IS
  EXPECTED OVERNIGHT. STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL WILL RANGE FROM 6 TO 12
  INCHES AT LOWER ELEVATIONS... WITH 12 TO 18 INCHES OVER THE
  HIGHER TERRAIN. UP TO 2 FEET FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF PIKES
  PEAK.

* WIND...EAST TO NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ072>075-078>080-021345-
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NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...SILVER CLIFF...WESTCLIFFE...
RYE...GREENHORN MTN
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...THE WET MOUNTAINS
  AND THE WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY INCLUDING WESTCLIFFE AND RYE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SOUTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT...WITH SNOW GRADUALLY DIMINISHING
  ACROSS THE AREA INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES IS EXPECTED
  OVERNIGHT. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 10 TO 20
  INCHES WITH 1 TO 2 FEET FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
  NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE...AND 7 TO 12 INCHES FOR THE
  WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY.

* WIND...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ086>089-093>098-021345-
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PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
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-
INCLUDING...PUEBLO...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD...ORDWAY...
OLNEY SPRINGS...LA JUNTA...ROCKY FORD...BRANSON...KIM...EADS...
SHERIDAN LAKE...LAS ANIMAS...LAMAR
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...PUEBLO...EASTERN HUERFANO...LAS ANIMAS...CROWLEY
  OTERO...KIOWA...BENT...AND PROWERS ...COUNTIES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SOUTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT...WITH A PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW THROUGH
  MIDNIGHT BEFORE SNOW GRADUALLY DIMINISHES INTO EARLY TUESDAY
  MORNING. WIDESPREAD BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...STORM TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES WITH THE
  HEAVIEST AMOUNTS FALLING NORTH OF HIGHWAY 50. AREAS AROUND
  TRINIDAD AND ACROSS EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY WILL SEE THE LEAST
  AMOUNT OF SNOWFALL.

* WIND...NORTH AT 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH TONIGHT INTO
  TUESDAY.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS. BRIEF WHITE OUT CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE AT
  TIMES ESPECIALLY TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

COZ069>071-021345-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-160202T1800Z/
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
INCLUDING...CENTER...DEL NORTE...ALAMOSA...MONTE VISTA...
MANASSA...LA JARA...ANTONITO...SANFORD...SAN LUIS...
FORT GARLAND...BLANCA
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...THE SAN LUIS VALLEY

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS
  THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW WILL
  MOVE OFF THE MOUNTAINS LATER TONIGHT WITH SOME MODERATE
  ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS POSSIBLE...PARTICULARLY ALONG THE
  VALLEY EDGES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 4 INCHES WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS
  ALONG THE VALLEY EDGES.

* WIND...WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES DUE ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

COZ099-021345-
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SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...SPRINGFIELD...WALSH
1038 PM MST MON FEB 1 2016

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

* LOCATION...BACA COUNTY INCLUDING SPRINGFIELD.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
  SOUTHERN PLAINS OVERNIGHT...WITH A BRIEF PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOW
  EARLY TUESDAY MORNING. AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING AS WELL.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 6 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTH AT 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$



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