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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
619 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...BONANZA
619 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...EASTERN SAWATCH AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGES ABOVE
  11000 FEET...INCLUDING FREMONT AND MONARCH PASSES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL PRODUCE
  HEAVY...BLOWING SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 18 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...WEST 20 TO 40 GUSTING TO 75 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL BE DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE DUE
  TO HEAVY...BLOWING SNOW...NEAR ZERO VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW WILL
MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. TRAVEL SHOULD BE DELAYED IF POSSIBLE. IF
TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...CARRY A FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...WATER...EXTRA
CLOTHES AND A BLANKET.

&&

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LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LEADVILLE...ALPINE...GRANITE...ST ELMO
619 PM MST SAT DEC 10 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9 AND 11 THOUSAND
  FEET...AND LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FEET...INCLUDING TENNESSEE
  PASS AND LEADVILLE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL PRODUCE
  HEAVY...BLOWING SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND...WEST 20 TO 30 GUSTING TO 55 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY...BLOWING
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL
CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR POOR VISIBILITIES AND
ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS. POSTPONE TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL...LEAVE EARLY...TRAVEL SLOWLY AND KEEP PLENTY OF
STOPPING DISTANCE AROUND YOUR VEHICLE AT ALL TIMES.

&&

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