Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1111 PM MDT THU MAR 19 2015

COZ075-201200-
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SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...SPANISH PEAKS
1111 PM MDT THU MAR 19 2015

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

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000
  FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...UPSLOPE FLOW BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL
  CONTINUE THIS EVENING...WITH SNOW THEN GRADUALLY ENDING BY
  EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION..10 TO 18 INCHES.

* IMPACT...CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO POOR VISIBILITIES
  IN HEAVY SNOW AND SNOW-COVERED AND ICY ROADS. AVALANCHE DANGER
  WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY.

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.

&&

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COZ074-201200-
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SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...WESTON
1111 PM MDT THU MAR 19 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 11000
  FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING... UPSLOPE FLOW BEHIND A COLD FRONT WILL
  CONTINUE THIS EVENING...WITH SNOW THEN GRADUALLY ENDING BY
  EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES...MAINLY ABOVE
  9000 FEET.

* IMPACT...CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AT TIMES DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITIES IN SNOW...AND ICY AND SNOW PACKED 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.

&&

$$

COZ066-068-201200-
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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
1111 PM MDT THU MAR 19 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
FRIDAY...

* LOCATION...THE LA GARITA AND EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE
  10000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...SIGNIFICANT MOISTURE MOVING INTO THE AREA
  WILL COMBINE WITH AN UPPER LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM TO PRODUCE
  OCCASIONAL SNOW ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY
  MORNING.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 10 INCHES.

* IMPACT...CONDITIONS WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS AT TIMES DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITIES IN SNOW...AND ICY AND SNOW-PACKED 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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