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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1002 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

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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
1002 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING.

* LOCATION...THE RATON MESA AND LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE SPANISH
  PEAKS REGION.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...ANOTHER IN A SERIES OF PACIFIC NORTHWEST
  STORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
  AFFECT THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON NORTHEAST FACING SLOPES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH

* IMPACT...SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP.

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OVER 6 INCHES ON THE PLAINS ADJACENT TO THE
MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE WATCH
AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER
FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER
ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE WATCH AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

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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 MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...GREENHORN MTN...
WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK
1002 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE PIKES PEAK REGION...
  THE WET MOUNTAINS AND THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS

* CAUSE AND TIMING...ANOTHER IN A SERIES OF PACIFIC NORTHWEST
  STORMS WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND
  AFFECT THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON NORTHEAST FACING SLOPES.

* WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH

* IMPACT...SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP.

SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OVER 8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF
YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF
THE WATCH...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER
TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL
IN OR THROUGH THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE
ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

HODANISH


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