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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
300 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE
MOUNTAINS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

WYZ112-114-250000-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0014.000000T0000Z-141125T0000Z/
SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
300 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...FREQUENT PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH TODAY AS ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES
  ACROSS THE AREA.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 12 TO 24
  INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS...AND 1 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS THE LOWER
  ELEVATIONS INCLUDING CENTENNIAL. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
  BETWEEN 2 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 40
  MPH AT TIMES WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS
  IN BLOWING SNOW...MAINLY ACROSS WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES
  AND RIDGES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS WILL CONTINUE TO BE VERY
  HAZARDOUS THROUGH TODAY...WITH REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND SNOW
  COVERED ROADS DUE TO SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS
  PLANNING ACTIVITIES IN THE MOUNTAINS SHOULD PREPARE FOR HEAVY
  SNOW...STRONG WINDS...AND VERY COLD TEMPERATURES.

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.

&&

$$

RUBIN

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
413 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...SNOW AND STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO...

.SNOWFALL WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH
CENTRAL COLORADO THIS MORNING AND THEN DECREASE IN INTENSITY BY
AFTERNOON. POWERFUL JET STREAM WINDS WILL ALSO PRODUCE STRONG AND
GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS RESULTING IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING
AND DRIFTING SNOW PARTICULARLY ON THE HIGH PASSES AND IN OPEN
TERRAIN.

THE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL
CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

COZ031-033-034-241915-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0011.000000T0000Z-141125T0000Z/
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK
413 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOWFALL AT TIMES THIS MORNING...THEN LIGHT TO
  MODERATE SNOWFALL THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS WILL RANGE FROM 3 TO 6
  INCHES BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH
  GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH ABOVE TIMBERLINE. VISIBILITIES MAY
  FALL TO LESS THAN A FEW HUNDRED FEET DURING PERIODS OF
  HEAVIEST SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. BRIEF WHITEOUT CONDITIONS
  WILL BE POSSIBLE IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...EXPECT SLOW TRAVEL AND POSSIBLE ROAD CLOSURES IN THE
  HIGH COUNTRY DUE TO HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS.
  ROADWAYS MOST LIKELY IMPACTED INCLUDE I-70 FROM NEAR GEORGETOWN
  THROUGH SUMMIT COUNTY OVER LOVELAND PASS AND AROUND THE
  EISENHOWER TUNNEL...HOOSIER PASS SOUTH OF BRECKENRIDGE...U.S.
  HIGHWAY 40 OVER BERTHOUD AND RABBIT EARS PASSES.

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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
317 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

COZ004-010-013-241830-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WW.Y.0046.141125T1600Z-141126T1900Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0016.000000T0000Z-141125T0100Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...ASPEN...VAIL...BUFORD...
TRAPPERS LAKE
317 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO NOON
MST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 9 AM TUESDAY TO NOON MST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL PICK UP IN COVERAGE AND
  INTENSITY THIS MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF THIS EVENING. SNOW
  WILL BEGIN AGAIN ON TUESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES TODAY...THEN 5
  TO 10 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL SNOW ON TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY IN
  SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. INCLEMENT WINTER WEATHER
  CONDITIONS WILL IMPACT VAIL AND RABBIT EARS PASSES.

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.

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
317 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

COZ005-241830-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0016.000000T0000Z-141125T0100Z/
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
317 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE DAY
  TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY IN
  SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW.

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.

&&

$$

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