Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

COZ068-231930-
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EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS EVENING...
...BLIZZARD WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS EVENING. THE BLIZZARD WARNING HAS BEEN
CANCELLED.

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

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS
  NEVADA WILL CONTINUE TO BRING HEAVY SNOW TO THE EASTERN SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS TWO TO THREE FEET WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH AT TIMES
  ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS RESULTING IN SOME BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN DIFFICULT ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH
  THIS EVENING...WITH POSSIBLE ROAD CLOSURES AT TIMES. AVALANCHE
  DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH COUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ062-063-076>088-231230-
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CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
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-
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-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-
INCLUDING...SALIDA...BUENA VISTA...COALDALE...COTOPAXI...
HILLSIDE...HOWARD...SWISSVALE...TEXAS CREEK...SILVER CLIFF...
WESTCLIFFE...RYE...GREENHORN MTN...WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK...
CANON CITY...PENROSE...BLACK FOREST...AIR FORCE ACADEMY...
COLORADO SPRINGS...PUEBLO...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING.

LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING ACROSS CENTRAL AND EASTERN
CHAFFEE COUNTY...CENTRAL AND EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY...THE WET
MOUNTAINS AND THE WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY...PIKES PEAK AND TELLER
COUNTY...AND THE I-25 CORRIDOR. BUT ANY ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS
SHOULD REMAIN UNDER AN INCH OR TWO. THEREFORE THE WINTER STORM
WARNINGS HAVE BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

COZ058>061-231930-
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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-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...LEADVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE PASS...MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FEET...AND LAKE
  COUNTY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS
  NEVADA WILL CONTINUE TO BRING PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW
  TO THE REGION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 3 TO 7
  INCHES...WITH THE HEAVIEST FALLING ACROSS THE SAWATCH RANGE.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH AT TIMES ACROSS THE HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE
  DAY...WITH POOR VISIBILITIES AT TIMES UNDER THE HEAVIER SNOW.
  AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

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>075-231800-
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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-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...STEADY LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE MORNING BEFORE
  SNOW DIMINISHES BY THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
  WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...WITH UP TO 6
  INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 11000 FEET.

* WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH ACROSS
  THE HIGHER PEAKS.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS DUE TO SLICK
  AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

COZ064>067-231930-
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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...SARGENTS...BONANZA...NORTH PASS...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FEET...
  THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS...AND SAGUACHE COUNTY BELOW 10000
  FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS
  NEVADA WILL CONTINUE TO BRING SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES TO THE
  REGION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...SNOWFALL TOTALS OF ONE TO TWO FEET WITH
  LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS TODAY DUE TO ICY SNOW
  COVERED ROADS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE
  AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES.
  AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH
  COUNTRY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

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>071-231930-
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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
416 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATION...THE SAN LUIS VALLEY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ACROSS
  NEVADA WILL CONTINUE TO BRING PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOW TO THE
  SAN LUIS VALLEY TODAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE
  WITH UP TO 4 INCHES IN LOCAL AREAS NEAR THE EASTERN SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS.

* WIND...GENERALLY LIGHT WITH SPEEDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH THE DAY DUE TO
  ICY 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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