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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1110 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

COZ004-201415-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170122T1300Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
1110 PM MST THU JAN 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
SUNDAY ABOVE 8500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...COLUMBINE.

* TIMING...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY. A
  DOWNWARD TREND IN PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR DURING THE DAY
  SATURDAY. THE NEXT SYSTEM QUICKLY ARRIVES BY SATURDAY EVENING
  BRINGING MORE SNOWFALL THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

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

* VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF OF A MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED OVERNIGHT
  WITH WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS CONTINUING THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
  VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER A HALF MILE 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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