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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
314 PM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

COZ005-150900-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-160216T0700Z/
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
314 PM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
MONDAY NIGHT...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...STEAMBOAT SPRINGS AND VICINITY.

* TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION..4 TO 8 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS FROM
  STEAMBOAT SPRINGS NORTHWARD AND LESSER AMOUNTS SOUTHWARD.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT. BE PREPARED FOR WINTER
  DRIVING CONDITIONS.

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
503 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-151300-
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-FLAT TOPS-
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-
503 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES REMAIN IN EFFECT THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING FOR THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IN WESTERN
COLORADO...

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IN WESTERN COLORADO THIS AFTERNOON AND BECOME
WIDESPREAD THIS EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TO EXCEED
6 INCHES FROM VAIL PASS NORTHWARD TO THE WYOMING STATELINE. GUSTY
WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 45 MPH WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGHER PASSES.

ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE FOUND ACROSS THE VALLEYS
OF WESTERN COLORADO ALONG AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 70...WITH DRY
CONDITIONS EXPECTED ELSEWHERE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SNOW LINGERS THROUGH MONDAY EVENING ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS IN WESTERN COLORADO...BEFORE ENDING MONDAY
NIGHT. ANOTHER FAST MOVING PACIFIC STORM ARRIVES BY THURSDAY
AFTERNOON...BRINGING MORE RAIN AND SNOW TO THE REGION. THIS SYSTEM
WILL EXIT LATE FRIDAY...WITH CONDITIONS DRYING BACK OUT BY
SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

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