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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
352 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

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/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0031.141123T0600Z-141124T0000Z/
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
352 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

* LOCATION...THE LA GARITA AND EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE
  1OOOO FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...MOISTURE ASSOCIATED WITH A PACIFIC JET STREAM
  AND AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW
  AND BLOWING SNOW TO THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE TONIGHT THROUGH
  MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS

* WIND...WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
327 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT...

.AT 325 PM THIS AFTERNOON THE COLD FRONT WAS OVER NORTHWEST UTAH.
SHOWERS HAD BEGUN. UP TO TWO INCHES HAD FALLEN IN THE PARK RANGE.
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE NORTHERN VALLEYS THIS AFTERNOON WILL TURN TO
SNOW THIS EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE
COLD FRONT ACROSS THE NORTH THIS EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVY SHOWERS
ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THE THUNDERSTORMS.

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NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
327 PM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 3 PM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW BEGINS THIS EVENING AND WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR
  VISIBILITY IN SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. MEANWHILE...ROADS
  WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED...ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES.

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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