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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
1057 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...SNOW SHOWERS WILL LESSEN OVER THE SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS TODAY
BUT CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS THROUGH TONIGHT...

.An upper level low pressure system in Arizona will cross New
Mexico later today. Snow levels will lower to around 7000 feet
this afternoon. Moderate amounts of snow are expected, mainly over
the higher terrain of the San Juan and Jemez Mountains.

NMZ510-511-200500-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-170220T1200Z/
San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
1057 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
MONDAY...

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 to 4 inches below 7000 feet and 4 to 8
  inches above 7000 feet, with locally higher amounts nearing 10
  inches possible over the peaks.

* TIMING...Snow showers will continue increasing in coverage and
  intensity this afternoon. Snow will persist into tonight before
  diminishing and ending toward daybreak.

* WINDS...Southwest 10 to 15 mph today, becoming west at 5 to 10
  mph tonight.

* SNOW LEVELS...Around 7000 feet today then lowering to include
  all elevations tonight.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Roads will become snow covered and icy,
  especially on bridges and overpasses. Beware of sudden drops
  in visibility due to the snow and areas of fog.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow
covered roads and limited visibilities.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1025 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ068-200130-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170220T0600Z/
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
INCLUDING Cumbres Pass and Wolf Creek Pass
1025 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...The Eastern San Juan Mountains above 10000 feet...
  including Wolf Creek and Cumbres Passes.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A storm system will track across the area
  through this evening, bringing periods of snow. The heaviest
  snow will occur from late this morning into mid afternoon.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 to 10 inches.

* WIND...southwest to west at 20 to 30 mph.

* IMPACT...travel will be hazardous due to snow, poor
  visibilities and icy or snow covered roads, especially on
  Sunday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will
cause travel difficulties. Postpone or reroute travel if
possible. Otherwise, leave early, travel slowly and don`t follow
too close. Carry winter survival gear such as extra clothes,
blankets, food, water, a flashlight, shovel, phone and portable
charger.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1025 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ058-060-200130-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0010.170219T1900Z-170220T0900Z/
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft-
INCLUDING Climax and Bonanza
1025 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM MST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...The western Mosquito and eastern Sawatch mountains
  above 11000 feet.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A storm system will track across the area
  through late tonight bringing period of snow. The heaviest snow
  will occur late this afternoon into this evening.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 9 inches.

* WIND...westerly at 25 to 35 mph with gusts to 55 mph.

* IMPACT...travel will be hazardous due to snow, poor
  visibilities and icy or snow covered roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow will
cause travel difficulties. Postpone or reroute travel if
possible. Otherwise, leave early, travel slowly and don`t follow
too close. Carry winter survival gear such as extra clothes,
blankets, food, water, a flashlight, shovel, phone and portable
charger.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
405 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ009-010-012-013-192230-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0013.170219T1800Z-170220T1400Z/
Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
405 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS
MORNING TO 7 AM MST MONDAY ABOVE 9500 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...Taylor Park...Trappers Lake.

* TIMING...Snow showers develop today and continue through late
  tonight. The snow may be heavy at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches above 9500 feet with locally
  higher amounts possible. Lighter accumulations down to 7000
  feet.

* WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 50 mph.

* IMPACTS...Moderate and occasionally heavy snowfall will make
  travel difficult...especially over mountain passes. Expect
  roadways...especially bridges and overpasses to become slushy,
  icy and snow packed.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
405 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ018-019-UTZ028-192230-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170220T0100Z/
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
405 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...Telluride...Silverton...Rico.

* TIMING...Occasional snow showers expected through early this
  evening. The snow may be heavy at times.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches above 9000 feet with locally
  higher amounts on favored south facing slopes. Lighter
  accumulations down to 7000 feet.

* WINDS...South 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.

* IMPACTS...Moderate and occasionally heavy snowfall will make
  travel difficult...especially over mountain passes. Visibility
  may be reduced to under a quarter mile at times in snow and
  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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1128 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ030>051-201830-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1128 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017


THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Rain and snow showers will develop this afternoon in the
mountains. It will be all light snow by evening and could become
heavier for a brief time this evening as a cold front moves
across.  Snow accumulations up to 6 inches are possible above
9000 feet. Road conditions will likely deteriorate quickly with
the onset of more widespread and heavier snow early this evening.

There will also be a period of strong gusty downslope winds
developing in and near the Front Range Foothills this evening.
Peak gusts may reach 60 mph in wind prone areas.

Over the plains, light rain showers are possible later this
afternoon and evening with an isolated thunderstorm over the
eastern border counties early this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Dry weather will return for Monday with gusty winds across the
higher terrain and plains near the Wyoming border. Fire danger
will increase in the northern Foothills and across the plains by
afternoon.

Tuesday and Wednesday it will be dry except for a slight chance
of snow showers in the mountains. Fire Danger will remain high
over the foothills and plains due to well above normal
temperatures and gusty winds at times. The next storm system is
expected to reach the area by Thursday. This system will bring a
good chance of snow to the mountains with a chance of rain and
snow to lower elevations along with colder temperatures.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be required today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook...UPDATED
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
1159 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-192200-
Cimarron-Texas-Beaver-Dallam-Sherman-Hansford-Ochiltree-Lipscomb-
Hartley-Moore-Hutchinson-Roberts-Hemphill-Oldham-Potter-Carson-
Gray-Wheeler-Deaf Smith-Randall-Armstrong-Donley-Collingsworth-
1159 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Texas and Oklahoma
Panhandles.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Thunderstorms will be possible across mainly eastern sections of
the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles this afternoon and evening. Any
storms that develop are expected to remain below severe levels at
this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Elevated fire weather conditions are likely to develop on Monday
across mainly the northwestern half of the Oklahoma and Texas
Panhandles.

Dry and windy conditions are expected on Thursday, particularly
across the western two thirds of the Panhandles. Elevated to
critical fire weather conditions are likely to occur during this
time frame. Elevated fire weather conditions may continue into
Friday in the wake of a cold front.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

Area fire managers and emergency officials in the Oklahoma and
Texas Panhandles should be alert for elevated or critical fire
weather conditions on Thursday, as well as elevated fire weather
conditions Monday and Friday.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
553 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ058>089-093>099-201300-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Ft-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Ft-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County above 9000Ft-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Ft-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide below 10000 Ft-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below 10000 Ft-
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Southern San Luis Valley-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft-
Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft-
Northwestern Fremont County  Above 8500Ft-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft-
Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft-
Teller County/Rampart Range above 7500fT/Pike`s Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Ft-Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Ft-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Ft-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
553 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow showers will increase this morning across the southwest
Colorado mountains, and will continue through the evening hours
before decreasing late tonight.  Snow will also spread into the
central mountains later today and will continue through tonight.
These areas, mainly above 10000 feet, will see several inches of
accumulation by late tonight. The eastern mountains will see a
couple inches of snow accumulation.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Scattered snow showers will be possible across the higher terrain
along the Continental Divide Tuesday night and Wednesday, with
only light accumulations expected. Another round of snow is
expected Thursday through early Friday morning, which could bring
a few inches of snow to all areas over and near the mountains.

Breezy and warm conditions will lead to increased fire danger
across the southeast plains Monday and Tuesday, with possible
critical fire weather conditions on Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
likely across the mountains along the Continental Divide today and
tonight, and will be possible over the eastern mountains.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
514 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-201300-
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-
514 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow, heavy at times, will continue over the mountains today and
tonight as a moist Pacific storm takes aim at the area. The
southern mountains are favored where 6 to 12 inches with locally
higher amounts. South winds from 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 35
mph will result in blowing snow in the higher elevations. Snow
accumulations will be more modest in the northern and central
mountains.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Monday and Tuesday...Expect light snow in the northern mountains.

Wednesday through Saturday...Unsettled weather returns with a
chance for mountain snow and valley rain. Details limited by less
than desirable model agreement.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
435 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

NMZ501>540-201200-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
435 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Mountain snow today and tonight will result in moderate snow amounts
across portions of the western and northern high terrain. Snowfall
totals of 4 to 8 inches are expected, and locally around 10 inches.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Strong to potentially damaging winds are possible Thursday from the
east slopes of the central mountains to the Texas border.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
325 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

KSZ030-031-043>046-061>066-074>081-084>090-201200-
Trego-Ellis-Scott-Lane-Ness-Rush-Hamilton-Kearny-Finney-Hodgeman-
Pawnee-Stafford-Stanton-Grant-Haskell-Gray-Ford-Edwards-Kiowa-
Pratt-Morton-Stevens-Seward-Meade-Clark-Comanche-Barber-
325 AM CST Sun Feb 19 2017 /225 AM MST Sun Feb 19 2017/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...south
central...southwest and west central Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Day 1 Discussion
----------------

Areas of fog with visibilities around one half mile will be possible
this morning. Locally patchy dense fog is possible as well in spots.
Allow extra space when driving.

Showers and isolated thunderstorms will be possible late this evening
mainly east of Garden City. Threats are lightning and outflow winds
of 30 to 40 mph.

Day 1 Hazards
-------------
* Lightning: Limited risk
* Fog: Significant risk
* Fire weather: Limited risk

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Days 2-7 Discussion
-------------------

There will be an elevated to limited fire weather risk through much
of the week. Outdoor burning is discouraged. A chance of snow is forecast
Thursday and Friday with a second weather system. Chance of significant
snow accumulation is low.

Days 2-7 Hazards
----------------
* Monday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Tuesday
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Wednesday
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Thursday
  - Lightning: Limited risk
  - Ice accumulation: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Elevated risk

* Friday
  - Ice accumulation: Limited risk
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

* Saturday
  - Fire weather: Limited risk

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

&&

For more details visit our webpage http://weather.gov/ddc/ehwo

$$

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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