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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
350 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

COZ003-013-221900-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0014.170223T0100Z-170224T1600Z/
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Flat Tops-
350 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 9 AM MST FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...Rio Blanco...Buford...
  Trappers Lake.

* TIMING...Scattered snow showers develop by this afternoon and
  become more widespread tonight and Thursday as colder air
  sweeps in. Snow will be heavy at times on Thursday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 to 6 inches with locally higher amounts
  along north facing slopes.

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

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor recreation may be impacted.
  Mountain roads and highways should be icy and snow packed with
  areas of blowing and drifting snow reducing visibility to
  under one mile at times.

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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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
350 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

COZ004-221900-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0014.170222T1300Z-170224T1600Z/
Elkhead and Park Mountains-
350 AM MST Wed Feb 22 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...Columbine...Hahns Peak...
  Toponas.

* TIMING...Snow showers develop this morning and become more
  widespread tonight and Thursday as colder air sweeps in.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 to 8 inches with locally higher amounts
  along northwest and north facing slopes.

* WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor recreation may be impacted.
  Mountain roads and highways should be icy and snow packed with
  areas of blowing and drifting snow reducing visibility to
  under one mile at times.

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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