Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
801 PM MST FRI JAN 13 2017

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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
801 PM MST FRI JAN 13 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

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

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC STORM WILL PRODUCE HEAVY SNOW AT
  TIMES THROUGH SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 GUSTING TO 30 MPH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS THAT SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS.

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.

&&

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COZ060-141200-
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EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...BONANZA
801 PM MST FRI JAN 13 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

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

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC STORM WILL PRODUCE SNOW AT TIMES
  THROUGH SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 10 INCHES.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 GUSTING TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE 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.

&&

$$

COZ072>075-079-080-087>089-093-094-141200-
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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-
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-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...WALSENBURG...
TRINIDAD...ORDWAY...OLNEY SPRINGS...LA JUNTA...ROCKY FORD...
BRANSON...KIM
801 PM MST FRI JAN 13 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAINS...HUERFANO...
  LAS ANIMAS...CROWLEY AND OTERO COUNTIES...INCLUDING LA VETA
  PASS...CUCHARA PASS...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD...LA JUNTA AND KIM.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING SNOW TO THE
  MOUNTAINS AND A WINTRY MIX OF FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW TO THE
  PLAINS SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATION...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH POSSIBLE ACROSS
  THE PLAINS WITH NO ACCUMULATION EXPECTED IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 OR MORE INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS
  WITH 4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE ON THE PLAINS.

* WIND...GENERALLY EAST TO NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS DUE TO FREEZING
  RAIN...SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  ICE BUILDUP ACROSS THE PLAINS MAY LEAD TO ESPECIALLY TREACHEROUS
  TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.

CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS. IF THIS WATCH IS
UPGRADED TO A WARNING...YOU SHOULD 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.

&&

$$

COZ095>099-141200-
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WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-
SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...EADS...SHERIDAN LAKE...LAS ANIMAS...LAMAR...
SPRINGFIELD...WALSH
801 PM MST FRI JAN 13 2017

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

* LOCATION...KIOWA...BENT...PROWERS AND BACA COUNTIES...INCLUDING
  EADS...LAS ANIMAS...LAMAR AND SPRINGFIELD.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC STORM WILL BRING A WINTRY MIX OF
  FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW TO THE PLAINS SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO
  MONDAY MORNING.

* ICE ACCUMULATION...UP TO A QUARTER INCH WITH THE HEAVIEST
  AMOUNTS NEAR KANSAS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WIND...GENERALLY EAST TO NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BECOME VERY HAZARDOUS DUE TO FREEZING
  RAIN...SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.
  TRAVEL COULD BECOME ESPECIALLY TREACHEROUS IN AREAS OF ICE
  BUILDUP. ICE ACCUMULATION COULD TAKE DOWN POWER LINES RESULTING
  IN OUTAGES AND ELECTRICAL HAZARDS. TREES AND PROPERTY MAY BE
  DAMAGED BY THE HEAVY WEIGHT OF THE ICE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.

CONTINUE TO MONITOR FOR THE LATEST FORECASTS. IF THIS WATCH IS
UPGRADED TO A WARNING...YOU SHOULD 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.

&&

$$



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