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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
907 PM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

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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-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE`S PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...LEADVILLE...BONANZA...ALPINE...GRANITE...
ST ELMO...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS...
BLANCA PEAK...SPANISH PEAKS...WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK
907 PM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

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

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

* LOCATION...THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AND ALL OF LAKE COUNTY...THE
  WET MOUNTAINS AND SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND TELLER
  COUNTY.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO
  THE FOUR CORNERS REGION THURSDAY AFTERNOON...THEN MOVE THROUGH
  EASTERN COLORADO ON FRIDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING A PERIOD OF
  HEAVY SPRING SNOW TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ONE TO TWO FEET.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL OVER THE PASSES WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO
  ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. HEAVY WET SNOW MAY RESULT IN TREE
  DAMAGE AND SCATTERED POWER OUTAGES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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