Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
136 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

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ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLAT TOPS-
136 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6
PM MST THIS EVENING. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

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

* TIMING...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT
  AND TOMORROW BEFORE DIMINISHING IN INTENSITY BY 6 PM. LIGHT
  SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 8 INCHES...BRINGING
  SNOWFALL TOTALS FROM 8 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS...ESPECIALLY OVER
  RABBIT EARS PASS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY
  AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
136 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6
PM MST THIS EVENING. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...SNOWMASS.
  HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS AND GREATEST IMPACTS WILL BE OVER VAIL
  PASS.

* TIMING...SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE NIGHT
  AND TOMORROW BEFORE DIMINISHING IN INTENSITY BY 6 PM. LIGHT SNOW
  WILL CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES...BRINGING
  SNOWFALL TOTALS FROM 8 TO 14 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS NEAR
  VAIL PASS.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS...ESPECIALLY OVER VAIL
  PASS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

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GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
136 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
MST TODAY.

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT AND WILL DIMINISH IN
  INTENSITY BY 8 AM FRIDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES...BRINGING SNOWFALL TOTALS OF
  4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS...ESPECIALLY ON
  HIGHWAY 65 OVER THE GRAND MESA. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL
  REDUCE VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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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UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
136 AM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...GUNNISON...CIMARRON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVERNIGHT AND WILL DIMINISH IN
  INTENSITY BY 8 AM FRIDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT ICY AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

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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