Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1136 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLAT TOPS-
1136 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...HAHNS PEAK...
  TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF OVERNIGHT AND THERE WILL BE A LULL
  BEFORE SNOWFALL PICKS UP AGAIN LATER TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING. BLOWING SNOW WILL STILL CONTINUE DESPITE THE
  LULL IN PRECIPITATION.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON WEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH OVER THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING
  SNOW WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY OVER RABBIT EARS
  PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
1136 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL TAPER OFF OVERNIGHT AND THERE WILL BE A LULL
  BEFORE SNOWFALL PICKS UP AGAIN LATER TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING. BLOWING SNOW WILL STILL CONTINUE DESPITE THE
  LULL IN PRECIPITATION.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ALONG WEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH OVER THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT WITH HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED
  OVER VAIL PASS THROUGH TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
1136 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO
6 AM MST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR
  PARK... MARBLE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH OVER THE
  HIGHEST ELEVATIONS.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT WITH HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED
  TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
1136 PM MST MON DEC 5 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TUESDAY TO
6 AM MST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...EAGLE...EDWARDS...GLENWOOD
  SPRINGS...CARBONDALE...BASALT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...LOW VISIBILITY IN PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT WITH HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS EXPECTED
  OVER INTERSTATE 70 EAST OF GLENWOOD SPRINGS TUESDAY AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND/OR
BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

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