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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ073-075-281300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0021.150228T0600Z-150303T0000Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...BLANCA PEAK...SPANISH PEAKS
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST...PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS TO THE REGION THROUGH
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 35 GUSTING OVER 50 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY...BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW...NEAR ZERO VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED
  ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ060-066>068-281300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0021.000000T0000Z-150303T0000Z/
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 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-
INCLUDING...INDEPENDENCE PASS...MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...
NORTH PASS...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...THE UPPER RIO
  GRANDE VALLEY...THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET AND
  THE EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET...INCLUDING CUMBRES
  PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...NORTH PASS AND
  MONARCH PASS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST...PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS TO THE CONTINENTAL
  DIVIDE THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 FEET.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 35 GUSTING OVER 50 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS...IF NOT IMPOSSIBLE DUE TO
  HEAVY...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW...NEAR ZERO VISIBILITIES AND
  ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ022-023-281215-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150303T0300Z/
ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TO ACCUMULATE THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW LEVELS...MAY SEE RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW MIX IN THE
  AFTERNOONS BELOW 7000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH SATURDAY.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT THIS WEEKEND
  INTO TUESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ018-019-281215-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150303T0300Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE
  CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.

* TIMING...THROUGH MONDAY EVENING. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES
  ESPECIALLY LATE TONIGHT AND SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 FEET WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  EXPECTED FROM SILVERTON SOUTHEAST TO THE NEW MEXICO BORDER.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS SATURDAY AND
  SATURDAY NIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  THIS WEEKEND INTO WEDNESDAY.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ512>515-527-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150301T2300Z/
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST SUNDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4
PM MST SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL 10 TO 20 INCHES IS EXPECTED
  ABOVE 8500 FEET TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...WITH 4 TO 10 INCHES
  BELOW 8000 FEET. HEAVIER SNOW AMOUNTS THIS WEEKEND WILL FAVOR
  WEST AND SOUTHWEST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 8500 FEET.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF NEW SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
  OVER THE AREA OVERNIGHT. PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL THEN
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY WHEN THE
  SNOW LEVEL WILL LIFT TO AROUND 8000 FEET.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED ALONG WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY
  IN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW. ROAD CLOSURES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ516-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0007.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8
AM MST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF SNOW WILL INCREASE OVER THE AREA
  THIS OVERNIGHT. PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE
  MORNING SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ502>504-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8
AM MST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES
  LATE TODAY INTO TONIGHT.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP AND INCREASE
  OVER THE AREA. PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE
  MORNING SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ510-511-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150301T2300Z/
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST SUNDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4
PM MST SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY AN ADDITIONAL 10 TO
  30 INCHES IS EXPECTED ABOVE 8500 FEET...WITH 4 TO 10 INCHES
  BELOW 8000 FEET. HEAVIER SNOW AMOUNTS THIS WEEKEND WILL FAVOR
  WEST AND SOUTHWEST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 8500 FEET.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF NEW SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE
  OVER THE AREA OVERNIGHT. PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL THEN
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY WHEN THE
  SNOW LEVEL WILL LIFT TO AROUND 8000 FEET.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED ALONG WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY
  IN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW. ROAD CLOSURES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ518-521-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
SANTA FE METRO AREA-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8
AM MST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
  TONIGHT IN LOWER ELEVATIONS...INCLUDING THE SANTA FE METRO
  AREA. HIGHER MOUNTAIN LOCATIONS SUCH AS THE SANDIA AND MANZANO
  MOUNTAINS WILL OBSERVE ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 6 INCHES
  TONIGHT.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE AREA
  THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THE LATE MORNING SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ519-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8
AM MST SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
  OVERNIGHT.

* TIMING...PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE MORNING
  SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW
ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN AN
EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...FOOD...
AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ074-281300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0043.150228T0600Z-150303T0000Z/
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...WESTON
1015 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN
  7500 AND 11000 FEET...INCLUDING CUCHARA...STONEWALL AND
  WESTON.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST...PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW TO THE REGION THROUGH MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 14 INCHES.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO PERIODS OF HEAVY...
  BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1100 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>010-281300-
/O.CON.KAMA.WW.Y.0014.150228T0600Z-150228T1800Z/
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BOISE CITY...KEYES...GUYMON...BEAVER...
FORGAN...DALHART...STRATFORD...SPEARMAN...GRUVER...PERRYTON...
BOOKER...HIGGINS...FOLLETT...HARTLEY...CHANNING...DUMAS...
BORGER...MIAMI...CANADIAN
1100 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST
SATURDAY.

* EVENT...LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTHERN
  TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES OVERNIGHT UNTIL NOON
  SATURDAY...PRODUCING ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE UNTIL NOON SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROADS AND BRIDGES WILL LIKELY BE SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY...RESULTING IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...OR
FREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

CLK

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...SNOWFALL FAVORS SOUTHWEST COLORADO THIS WEEKEND...BECOMING
WIDESPREAD BY MONDAY...

.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WAS DROPPING THROUGH THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
FRIDAY. IT WILL SLOWLY SETTLE INTO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ON SUNDAY
BEFORE TRACKING THROUGH THE REGION ON TUESDAY. A MOIST AND
UNSETTLED SOUTHWEST FLOW SETS UP OVER THE FOUR CORNERS REGION
TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. THE SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ARE FAVORED
WITH THIS STORM WITH NEIGHBORING MOUNTAINS EXPECTED TO GET
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AS WELL. THE FIRST PERIOD OF HEAVY SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. THERE WILL ALSO BE
LULLS IN THE SNOWFALL WITH ONE LULL CURRENTLY TIMED FOR SUNDAY.
MORE SNOW IS EXPECTED IS EXPECTED MONDAY INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

COZ021-281215-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150303T0300Z/
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-
914 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
MONDAY ABOVE 6000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CORTEZ...DOVE CREEK...MANCOS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BEGIN TO ACCUMULATE THIS EVENING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES ARE EXPECTED EACH NIGHT... FOR
  A STORM TOTAL OF 8 TO 16 INCHES WITH LESSER AMOUNTS BELOW 6000
  FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...MAY SEE RAIN OR A RAIN SNOW MIX IN THE
  AFTERNOONS ESPECIALLY BELOW 6000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT THIS WEEKEND INTO
  TUESDAY.

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 ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ501-505>507-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES.
  SOME LOCALIZED AREAS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE...
  ESPECIALLY NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER OF SAN JUAN COUNTY.

* TIMING...PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE MORNING
  SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...PARADE OF WINTER STORMS CONTINUES FOR PORTIONS OF NEW MEXICO...

.ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE IS IMPACTING MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST NEW MEXICO WITH LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW.
EXPECT PERIODIC SNOW TO PERSIST INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MANY
VALLEY AND LOWER ELEVATION LOCALES WILL BEGIN TO WARM ABOVE
FREEZING LATE SATURDAY MORNING...HOWEVER...THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
NORTH CENTRAL TO NORTHWESTERN NEW MEXICO WILL LIKELY STAY UNDER A
THREAT FOR PROLONGED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. SOME
OF THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 10000 FEET NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER
COULD OBSERVE ANOTHER 1 TO 3 FEET OF SNOW THROUGH SUNDAY.

NMZ517-281200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-150228T1500Z/
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
820 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
SATURDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 4 INCHES.

* TIMING...ADDITIONAL BATCHES OF SNOW WILL INCREASE OVER THE AREA
  OVERNIGHT. PERIODIC SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE LATE MORNING
  SATURDAY.

* WINDS...SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL
  LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE
  TO SNOW COVERED AND ICY ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN
  FALLING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL PRIMARILY CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
311 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST THIS EVENING
UNTIL NOON CST SATURDAY FOR SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST
TEXAS...

.ANOTHER IN A SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE OVER
THE REGION TONIGHT RESULTING IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF AREAS OF
FREEZING DRIZZLE WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT SNOW. FREEZING DRIZZLE IS
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE SATURDAY MORNING.

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-074-075-082-
258-281200-
/O.NEW.KMAF.WW.Y.0021.150228T0300Z-150228T1800Z/
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-
GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-
PECOS-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUEEN...ARTESIA...CARLSBAD...
CARLSBAD CAVERNS NP...TATUM...HOBBS...LOVINGTON...EUNICE...JAL...
SEMINOLE...LAMESA...GAIL...SNYDER...ANDREWS...STANTON...
BIG SPRING...COLORADO CITY...PECOS...MENTONE...RED BLUFF LAKE...
KERMIT...ODESSA...MIDLAND...GARDEN CITY...MONAHANS...CRANE...
MCCAMEY...RANKIN...BIG LAKE...ALPINE...FORT DAVIS...
FORT STOCKTON...SANDERSON...GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS NP...PINE SPRINGS
311 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015 /211 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015/

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/
THIS EVENING TO NOON CST /11 AM MST/ SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIDLAND/ODESSA HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREEZING DRIZZLE WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 9 PM CST /8 PM MST/ THIS EVENING TO NOON CST /11 AM MST/
SATURDAY.

* EVENT...FREEZING DRIZZLE AND LIGHT SNOW.

* TIMING...FROM 9 PM CST/8 PM MST THIS EVENING UNTIL NOON CST/11
  AM MST SATURDAY.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW AND ICE MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND
  HAZARDOUS ROADWAYS...PARTICULARLY BRIDGES AND OVERPASSES.
  REDUCTIONS IN VISIBILITY DUE TO FREEZING FOG IS ALSO EXPECTED.

* ICE ACCUMULATIONS...LESS THAN A TENTH OF AN INCH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW AND
FREEZING DRIZZLE WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.


&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
524 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015


AZZ011>016-040-280830-
/O.NEW.KFGZ.WI.Y.0001.150228T1800Z-150301T0200Z/
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WINDOW ROCK...GANADO...WINSLOW...
HOLBROOK...SNOWFLAKE...ST. JOHNS...SPRINGERVILLE...FLAGSTAFF...
DILKON
524 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FLAGSTAFF HAS ISSUED A WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 7 PM MST SATURDAY.

* TIMING...GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP MID TO LATE MORNING SATURDAY
  AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY EVENING. LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS WILL
  PERSIST OVERNIGHT SATURDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT.


* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 WITH GUSTS FROM 40 TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WINDS THIS STRONG CAN MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...
  ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH...OR
GUSTS FROM 40 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
CONSIDER SECURING LOOSE BELONGINGS ON YOUR PROPERTY. ADDITIONAL
WEATHER INFORMATION IS ON THE WEB AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

&&

$$


Avalanche Watch


COZ017>019-066-068-072>075-010330-

AVALANCHE WATCH
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
222 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

...AVALANCHE WATCH FOR THE NORTH AND SOUTH SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...AND
SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE

THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
WATCH FOR THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO. A STRONG WINTER STORM
WILL IMPACT THE AREA THROUGH MONDAY. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE
RAPIDLY AS SNOW ACCUMULATES AND DRIFTS. BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE
CONDITIONS COULD BECOME VERY DANGEROUS BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. TRAVEL
IN OR BELOW AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED.

FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION VISIT THE COLORADO AVALANCHE
INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE

TOEPFER

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1134 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ021>044-281400-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...FARWELL...DIMMITT...
HART...TULIA...SILVERTON...QUITAQUE...MEMPHIS...CHILDRESS...
MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON...PLAINVIEW...CEDAR HILL...
MATADOR...ROARING SPRINGS...PADUCAH...HACKBERRY...MORTON...
LEVELLAND...LUBBOCK...RALLS...CROSBYTON...LORENZO...SPUR...
DICKENS...DUMONT...FINNEY...GROW...GUTHRIE...DENVER CITY...
PLAINS...BROWNFIELD...TAHOKA...O`DONNELL...GRAHAM...POST...
JAYTON...ASPERMONT
1134 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...THE THREAT OF ADDITIONAL LIGHT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL
EXIST TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH EAST ACROSS
NORTHERN NEW MEXICO TO ACROSS THE THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES...AND PROMOTE CHANCES FOR UP TO ONE HALF INCH OF
ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TO THE SOUTH PLAINS TONIGHT...WITH HEAVIEST
ACCUMULATIONS ANTICIPATED TO FALL ACROSS THE FAR SOUTHWEST TEXAS
PANHANDLE AND NORTHERN SOUTH PLAINS. ADDITIONALLY...A MOIST AND
WARMER AIRMASS MOVING IN FROM THE SOUTH WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF
LIGHT SNOW AND FREEZING RAIN TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

WHILE NOT EXPECTED TO BRING MUCH IN THE WAY OF
ACCUMULATION...LIGHT ICING OF LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH WILL
FURTHER COMPOUND TRAVEL ISSUES ON TOP OF SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS AS
TEMPERATURES REMAIN WELL BELOW FREEZING. IF TRAVEL REMAINS
NECESSARY TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY AFTERNOON...MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW
DOWN AND DRIVE WITH CAUTION. TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO WARM TO
NEAR OR ABOVE FREEZING ACROSS THE SOUTH PLAINS LATE SATURDAY
MORNING WHILE LOCATIONS IN THE NORTHERN ROLLING PLAINS AND FAR
SOUTHEASTERN PANHANDLE LIKELY REMAIN NEAR OR BELOW FREEZING UNTIL
EARLY TO MID SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1130 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

OKZ001>003-TXZ001>020-281200-
CIMARRON-TEXAS-BEAVER-DALLAM-SHERMAN-HANSFORD-OCHILTREE-LIPSCOMB-
HARTLEY-MOORE-HUTCHINSON-ROBERTS-HEMPHILL-OLDHAM-POTTER-CARSON-
GRAY-WHEELER-DEAF SMITH-RANDALL-ARMSTRONG-DONLEY-COLLINGSWORTH-
1130 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

ANOTHER ROUND OF LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT ACROSS THE TEXAS AND
OKLAHOMA PANHANDLES. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION ARE
ANTICIPATED OVER THE OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE AND THE NORTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR THIS AREA
OVERNIGHT. ACROSS THE SOUTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLE...SNOWFALL
ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE INCH OR LESS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA ON SATURDAY. ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS...IF ANY...SHOULD REMAIN AROUND ONE INCH OR
LESS. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH NOON SATURDAY
AFTERNOON FOR THE OKLAHOMA AND NORTHERN TEXAS PANHANDLES.

A WINTRY MIX OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN...OR
LIGHT SLEET WILL BE POSSIBLE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING
ACROSS THE AREA. VERY LIGHT ICE ACCUMULATIONS MAY OCCUR.

LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED AGAIN TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY ACROSS
MAINLY THE WESTERN AND CENTRAL SECTIONS OF THE TEXAS AND OKLAHOMA
PANHANDLES. LIGHT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME. SPOTTERS AND
OBSERVERS ARE REQUESTED TO RELAY SNOWFALL REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN AMARILLO.

$$

CLK

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
800 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ058>089-093>099-010300-
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 9000 FT-
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 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES 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 AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
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-
800 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A MOIST...PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING SNOW TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN
COLORADO TONIGHT...HEAVY AT TIMES OVER AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS. THE
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS WILL SEE ACCUMULATIONS OF A FOOT OR
MORE BY SUNRISE SATURDAY...WITH GENERALLY 4 TO 8 INCHES OVER THE
REST OF THE MOUNTAIN AREAS. ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM A TRACE UP
TO 3 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE FALLING ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE
SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY. THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS WILL SEE A FEW
INCHES OF SNOW SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...WITH A BREAK SUNDAY
MORNING...BEFORE SNOW INCREASES AGAIN SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
NIGHT...ACCUMULATING TO SEVERAL INCHES. THE MOUNTAIN VALLEYS AND
PLAINS WILL ALSO SEE PERIODS OF SNOW SATURDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.
ACCUMULATIONS IN THESE AREAS WILL RANGE FROM A FEW TO SEVERAL
INCHES WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS NEAR THE MOUNTAINS.

LATE TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...A NEW STORM SYSTEM WILL DROP
SOUTH THROUGH COLORADO...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW TO THE
AREA. AT THIS TIME...THE BEST CHANCE FOR SNOWFALL WITH THIS SYSTEM
WOULD APPEAR TO BE ALONG AND NEAR THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS ALTHOUGH
ALL AREAS WOULD LIKELY SEE SOME SNOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL
BE LIKELY OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE TONIGHT.

$$

50/50

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
743 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

AZZ004>018-037>040-280930-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
743 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

MAINLY LIGHT RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE FROM THE
MOGOLLON RIM NORTHWARD. 1 TO 2 INCHES OF NEW SNOW ACCUMULATION IS
POSSIBLE FOR ELEVATIONS ABOVE 6000 FEET ACROSS THE KAIBAB
PLATEAU,...BLACK MESA AND THE CHUSKA MOUNTAINS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION...BRINGING STRONG
WINDS...RAIN AND HIGHER ELEVATION SNOW TO NORTHERN ARIZONA. SNOW
LEVELS ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 5000-6000
FEET OVER THE KAIBAB PLATEAU AND BLACK MESA...6500-7500 FEET
AROUND FLAGSTAFF AND 7000-8000 FEET FOR THE EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM,
CHUSKA AND WHITE MOUNTAINS. SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP FURTHER BEHIND A
COLD FRONT FORECAST TO CROSS THE REGION SOMETIME FROM LATE SUNDAY
TO MONDAY.

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY FROM THE MOGOLLON
RIM...ACROSS THE LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...AND INTO THE
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS. A WIND ADVISORY HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THESE
AREAS...PLEASE SEE PHXNPWFGZ FOR MORE DETAILS.

LOWER ELEVATION RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1-4 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE WITH
THE HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER THE FOOTHILLS OF THE MOGOLLON RIM...WHITE
MOUNTAINS AND NORTHERN GILA COUNTY. SNOWFALL OF 8-24 INCHES IS
POSSIBLE FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. SIGNIFICANT UNCERTAINTY
REMAINS IN THE SNOW LEVELS ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. FLUCTUATING SNOW
LEVELS MAY REDUCE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.

THE HEAVIEST PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST TO ARRIVE SOMETIME BETWEEN
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY. DURING THIS TIME...SIGNIFICANT RISES
COULD OCCUR ALONG STREAMS AND RIVERS...ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF THE
MOGOLLON RIM.

TUESDAY ONWARD...THE CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION DWINDLE WITH
DAYTIME TEMPERATURES RUNNING WELL BELOW NORMAL.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
235 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

NMZ027>029-033-034-TXZ045>048-050>053-057>063-067>070-074-075-
079>082-258-281200-
GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS OF EDDY COUNTY-EDDY COUNTY PLAINS-
NORTHERN LEA COUNTY-CENTRAL LEA COUNTY-SOUTHERN LEA COUNTY-GAINES-
DAWSON-BORDEN-SCURRY-ANDREWS-MARTIN-HOWARD-MITCHELL-
VAN HORN AND HIGHWAY 54 CORRIDOR-REEVES COUNTY AND UPPER TRANS PECOS-
LOVING-WINKLER-ECTOR-MIDLAND-GLASSCOCK-WARD-CRANE-UPTON-REAGAN-
DAVIS/APACHE MOUNTAINS AREA-PECOS-PRESIDIO VALLEY-MARFA PLATEAU-
BIG BEND AREA-TERRELL-GUADALUPE MOUNTAINS-
235 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015 /135 PM MST FRI FEB 27 2015/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO...SOUTHWEST TEXAS AND WEST TEXAS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW TONIGHT WITH AREAS OF FREEZING
FOG AND AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW
MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST TEXAS. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN
EFFECT.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

AREAS OF FREEZING FOG AND AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE IS EXPECTED
SATURDAY MORNING ACROSS SOUTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND MUCH OF WEST
TEXAS. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$

THIS PRODUCT...ALONG WITH OTHER WATCHES...WARNINGS...ADVISORIES...
AND STATEMENTS ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
MIDLAND CAN BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT /LOWER CASE/
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/MIDLAND

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
1223 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

TXZ021>044-281830-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BRISCOE-HALL-CHILDRESS-BAILEY-LAMB-HALE-
FLOYD-MOTLEY-COTTLE-COCHRAN-HOCKLEY-LUBBOCK-CROSBY-DICKENS-KING-
YOAKUM-TERRY-LYNN-GARZA-KENT-STONEWALL-
1223 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE EXTREME SOUTHERN TEXAS
PANHANDLE...SOUTH PLAINS AND ROLLING PLAINS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW AND ICE ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT INTO
SATURDAY MORNING...FURTHER COMPOUNDING TRAVEL PROBLEMS ON TOP OF
SNOWFALL FROM THIS MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE RELAY SNOWFALL REPORTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
600 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

NMZ501>540-281300-
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 CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-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-
600 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH EARLY MORNING IN MANY AREAS
EAST OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. AFTER DECREASING IN COVERAGE AND
INTENSITY AROUND MID MORNING THROUGH MID DAY...SNOWFALL WILL INTENSIFY
AGAIN ACROSS CENTRAL AND NORTHWEST AREAS...INCLUDING THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. SIGNIFICANT ADDITIONAL
SNOW ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL...NORTHWEST AND
POSSIBLY CENTRAL AREAS TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A PARADE OF DISTURBANCES WILL PRODUCE A PERIOD OF NEARLY
CONTINUOUS SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN HIGH TERRAIN
SATURDAY THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF THE COMING WEEK. THE SNOW THAT
ACCUMULATES ACROSS THE NORTHERN...AND TO A LESSER EXTENT THE
WESTERN...HIGH TERRAIN DURING THIS PERIOD WILL BE MEASURED IN FEET
WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR STRUCTURAL DAMAGE IN THE MOUNTAINS NEAR THE
COLORADO BORDER.

THE SNOW LEVEL SHOULD LIFT TO AROUND 8000 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY. BELOW THE SNOW LEVEL...1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IS
EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL...WEST CENTRAL AND
NORTHWEST AREAS. WHERE HEAVY RAIN FALLS ON HEAVY SNOW THAT
ACCUMULATES BEFORE SATURDAY AFTERNOON...THERE WILL BE A RISK FOR
FLOODING.

THE SNOW LEVEL WILL FALL TO VALLEY BOTTOMS AGAIN ACROSS THE WEST
MONDAY AND THE EAST TUESDAY. THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR SIGNIFICANT
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS A DEEP
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH SLOWLY CROSSES FROM THE WEST WITH MULTIPLE
ADDITIONAL DISTURBANCES ROTATING THROUGH IT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ
OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
553 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-281300-
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-
553 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SNOW AND RAINSHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THE DAY AND PICK UP IN THE EVENING HOURS AS A PROLONGED STORM
SYSTEM SETS UP OVER EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO. SEVERAL
FEET OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED FOR THE SAN JUAN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
SOUTHERN VALLEYS WILL ALSO SEE SNOW ACCUMULATION STARTING THIS
EVENING. MANY WINTER STORM WARNINGS HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR THE
WEEKEND FOR THIS POTENT STORM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

PRECIPITATION WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO TUESDAY
WITH PRODIGIOUS AMOUNTS OF SNOW POSSIBLE. 2 TO 4 FEET OF SNOW IS
POSSIBLE FOR THE SAN JUANS AND 1 TO 2 FEET IS POSSIBLE FOR THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. SOUTHERN VALLEYS MAY ALSO SEE OVER A FOOT OF
SNOW. THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WILL LIKELY SEE 8 TO 12 INCHES OF
SNOW. IF TRAVELLING THIS WEEKEND...PLEASE PAY ATTENTION TO THE
LATEST WEATHER FORECAST.

.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.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

NMZ515-522>540-281000-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-CURRY COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-ESTANCIA VALLEY-FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
GUADALUPE COUNTY-HARDING COUNTY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-QUAY COUNTY-
RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-UNION COUNTY-
UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CAPULIN...CARRIZOZO...
CLAYTON...CLINES CORNERS...CLOVIS...CONCHAS...ELK...FORT SUMNER...
GRAN QUIVIRA...LAS VEGAS...MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PICACHO...PORTALES...
RATON...SPRINGER...ROSWELL...ROY...RUIDOSO...SANTA ROSA...TUCUMCARI
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
PATCHES OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN
NEW MEXICO. THROUGH 3 AM MST...SNOW WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT TO
BRIEFLY MODERATE WITH AMOUNTS BETWEEN A HALF INCH TO 2 INCHES
LIKELY. IN ADDITION...AREAS OF FREEZING FOG WILL PERSIST OVER THE
EASTERN HIGHLANDS AND ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE CENTRAL MOUNTAIN
CHAIN WITH VISIBILITY OCCASIONALLY REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER
MILE. EXPECT DIFFICULT OR DANGEROUS WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH
ICY ROADS. FOR THE LATEST NEW MEXICO ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 5 1 1 OR
VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

NMZ507-511-518-519-521-281000-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-
SANTA FE METRO AREA-WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
GRANTS...LOS ALAMOS...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 3 AM MST...BATCHES OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER
THE WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND HIGHLANDS...THEN MOVE EAST ACROSS THE
RIO GRANDE VALLEY AND INTO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. THE ALBUQUERQUE AND
SANTA FE METRO AREAS WILL CONTINUE TO BE IMPACTED BY LIGHT TO
MODERATE SNOW WITH ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS BETWEEN ONE AND TWO AND A HALF
INCHES. GREATER AMOUNTS NEAR THREE OR FOUR INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
SANDIA AND MANZANO MOUNTAINS. EXPECT DIFFICULT OR DANGEROUS WINTER
DRIVING CONDITIONS WITH ICY ROADS. FOR THE LATEST NEW MEXICO ROAD
CONDITIONS CALL 5 1 1 OR VISIT N M ROADS DOT COM.

$$

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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

NMZ501>506-508>510-512>514-516-517-520-281000-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST PLATEAU-SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHAMA...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...
ESPANOLA...FARMINGTON...GALLUP...GLENWOOD...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...
QUEMADO...RED RIVER...SOCORRO...TAOS
1200 AM MST SAT FEB 28 2015

.NOW...
AREAS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST OVER WESTERN AND CENTRAL NEW
MEXICO...THOUGH IT WILL BECOME A LITTLE MORE WIDESPREAD ACROSS
NORTHWEST AND NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THROUGH 3 AM MST...BUT
REMAINING MUCH MORE SPOTTY IN WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST NEW MEXICO
WEST OF THE DIVIDE. SNOW WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT TO MODERATE WITH
AMOUNTS RANGING FROM ONE TO TWO INCHES. SNOW COVERED ROADS MAY BECOME
THE RULE RATHER THAN THE EXCEPTION NEAR AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 40.
IN ADDITION...VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE AT
TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG. EXPECT DIFFICULT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS.
FOR THE LATEST NEW MEXICO ROAD CONDITIONS CALL 5 1 1 OR VISIT N M
ROADS DOT COM.

$$

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