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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1229 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

COZ005-260330-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-141126T1900Z/
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
1229 PM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
WEDNESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW WILL FALL THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY IN
  SNOW...FOG...AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
545 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-261300-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
545 AM MST TUE NOV 25 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL DEVELOP TODAY ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
HIGHER VALLEYS. NEW SNOWFALL ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS IN WESTERN COLORADO WILL APPROACH A FOOT BY LATE
TONIGHT. IN ADDITION TO THE SNOW...STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER EXPOSED HIGHER
TERRAIN. TRAVEL OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL REMAIN A CHALLENGE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SNOW ENDS FROM WEST TO EAST ON WEDNESDAY WITH DRY CONDITIONS
MOVING BACK IN THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR SNOW
ARRIVES EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$




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