Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
324 PM MDT WED APR 27 2016

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY  ABOVE 8500FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000FT-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...
WESTON...COALDALE...COTOPAXI...HILLSIDE...HOWARD...SWISSVALE...
TEXAS CREEK...SILVER CLIFF...WESTCLIFFE...RYE...BLACK FOREST
324 PM MDT WED APR 27 2016

...A WINTER STORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...

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

* LOCATIONS...EASTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FEET...NORTHERN
  SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000
  FEET...SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND
  11000 FEET...NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FEET...
  WESTERN AND CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FEET...WET
  MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET...WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND
  10000 FEET AND NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY BELOW 7500 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A VIGOROUS SPRING STORM SYSTEM IS PROJECTED TO
  BE LOCATED NEAR THE FOUR CORNERS REGION BY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON...BEFORE MOVING ACROSS COLORADO INTO FRIDAY EVENING.
  THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY SPRING SNOW
  AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY FOR LOCATIONS ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS IN EXCESS OF
  6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS EVENT.

* IMPACT...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL BE CAPABLE OF CREATING
  HAZARDOUS WEATHER AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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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
324 PM MDT WED APR 27 2016

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

* LOCATIONS...LAKE COUNTY...TELLER COUNTY...THE CONTINENTAL
  DIVIDE...THE WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET AND THE SANGRE DE
  CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A VIGOROUS SPRING STORM SYSTEM IS PROJECTED
  TO BE LOCATED NEAR THE FOUR CORNERS REGION BY THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON...BEFORE MOVING ACROSS COLORADO INTO FRIDAY EVENING.
  THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING HEAVY SPRING SNOW
  AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS IN EXCESS OF
  8 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS EVENT.

* IMPACT...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL BE CAPABLE OF CREATING
  HAZARDOUS WEATHER AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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