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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ009-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST TUESDAY
ABOVE 7000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...SKYWAY.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS EVENING. SNOWFALL WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ANOTHER 6 TO 10 INCHES BY TUESDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE IMPAIRED INTO TUESDAY...ESPECIALLY
  OVER THE GRAND MESA.

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
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ010-017-UTZ028-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST TUESDAY
ABOVE 7000 FEET...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL...RIDGWAY...
  GLADE PARK.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS EVENING AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  THROUGH 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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ003-013-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T1600Z/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-FLATTOPS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...BUFORD...
  TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY THIS EVENING...AND CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT. SNOWFALL WILL THEN CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION BY EARLY WEDNESDAY
  OF 1 TO 2 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH THIS
  EVENING.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  THROUGH EARLY 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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

UTZ025-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...9 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  THROUGH 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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ018-019-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150303T1300Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST TUESDAY
ABOVE 10000 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
TUESDAY...

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

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT.
  THUNDERSNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THE EVENING. SNOW
  CONTINUES THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 12 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...
  WITH 2 TO 4 FEET STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL. DRIFTS IN EXCESS OF 6
  FT WILL BE POSSIBLE. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL SHIFTS FROM THE
  SOUTHWEST SLOPES EARLY THIS EVENING TO THE NORTHWEST SLOPES BY
  TUESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH TONIGHT
  WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FROM MID EVENING UNTIL MIDNIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...ABOVE 10000 FEET TONIGHT...BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE
  AT TIMES IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. OTHERWISE REDUCED VISIBILITY
  AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  TONIGHT WITH DIFFICULT TRAVEL THROUGH EARLY 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.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ001-002-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RANGELY...DINOSAUR...CRAIG...
   HAYDEN...MEEKER.

* TIMING...RAIN OR MIXED RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL
  SNOW EARLY THIS EVENING...THEN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY.
  THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...LOWERING TO THE VALLEY FLOOR THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH AT
  TIMES TONIGHT.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BECOME DIFFICULT AT TIMES
  THROUGH 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
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ004-005-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T1600Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...COLUMBINE...TOPONAS.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO
  TUESDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON AND EVENING OVER OPEN AND HIGHER TERRAIN.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT THROUGH 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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

UTZ023-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH THIS
  AFTERNOON.

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

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT THROUGH 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 GRAND JUNCTION CO
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ012-031030-
/O.CON.KGJT.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150303T1300Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
726 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST TUESDAY
ABOVE 10000 FEET...
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
TUESDAY...

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...TAYLOR
  PARK... MARBLE.

* TIMING...HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT.
  SNOWFALL WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ANOTHER FOOT OF SNOW BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 55 MPH THIS
  TONIGHT WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS FROM MID EVENING UNTIL
  MIDNIGHT.

* VISIBILITY...ABOVE 10000 FEET TONIGHT...BELOW ONE QUARTER MILE
  AT TIMES IN WHITEOUT CONDITIONS. OTHERWISE REDUCED VISIBILITY
  AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE
  TONIGHT WITH DIFFICULT TRAVEL THROUGH EARLY 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.

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1102 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ058-060-061-066-067-031415-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0021.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...NORTH PASS...SOUTH FORK...
CREEDE
1102 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* LOCATION...THE UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY...THE LA GARITA
  MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET AND THE EASTERN SAWATCH RANGE AND
  THE WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET...INCLUDING 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 TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 3 FEET.

* WIND...WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 35 WITH GUSTS AROUND 40 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 ALBUQUERQUE NM
1005 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TONIGHT WITH
RESIDUAL IMPACTS ON TUESDAY...

.A VIGOROUS PACIFIC COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE EASTWARD
PROGRESS ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND SNOW LEVELS WILL GRADUALLY
LOWER TO AROUND 5500 FEET. THE MOST SIGNIFICANT SNOW WILL IMPACT
THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS WITH MODERATE AMOUNTS ACROSS THE REST OF
THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY. THE
INITIAL SNOW WILL BE SLUSHY AND WET SO SOME FREEZING IS EXPECTED
PRIOR TO SUN UP TUESDAY MORNING AND SHOULD MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS
TRAVEL IN AREAS.

NMZ510-031300-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0008.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
1005 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5
PM MST TUESDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 7 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE ABOVE
  8000 FEET AND 3 TO 7 INCHES BELOW 8000 FEET.

* TIMING...HEAVIER SNOW EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
  LINGERING SNOW DURING THE DAY ON TUESDAY FAVORING THE HIGHER
  MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS...WEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...LOW ENOUGH FOR SNOW AT ALL LOCATIONS.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO SNOW
  PACKED AND ICY ROADWAYS ARE LIKELY ALONG WITH REDUCED
  VISIBILITY IN LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW BY THIS EVENING. STRUCTURAL
  INTEGRITY ISSUES MAY ARISE DUE TO THE WEIGHT OF HEAVY 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.

FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS...DIAL 511 OR 1.800.432.4269...OR
VISIT NMROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ031-031230-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY AND BE HEAVY AT
  TIMES. SNOW WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 FEET.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN EXPOSED AREAS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE
  REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVY
  FALLING SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS AND DIFFICULT WITH SNOW
  COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES. SOME SECONDARY ROADS MAY
  BECOME IMPASSABLE DUE TO THE DEPTH OF ACCUMULATED OR DRIFTED
  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 RIVERTON WY
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...ANOTHER WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE REGION THROUGH TUESDAY...

.TWO SEPARATE STORMS ARE APPROACHING THE AREA. THE FIRST SYSTEM
WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING TONIGHT AND WILL SUPPLY A
SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT OF MOISTURE TO SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.
THIS MOISTURE WILL BE UTILIZED BY A SECOND SYSTEM DROPPING OUT OF
CANADA TONIGHT. A SHARP COLD FRONT WITH WIDESPREAD SNOW AND
BLOWING SNOW WILL MOVE SOUTH DURING THE EVENING. SNOW...LOW WIND
CHILLS...AND AREAS OF GUSTY WIND AND BLOWING SNOW WILL AFFECT
AREAS MAINLY EAST OF THE DIVIDE THROUGH LATE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

WYZ030-031230-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150304T0100Z/
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...WAMSUTTER
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
TUESDAY...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST TUESDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY AFTERNOON. SNOWFALL SHOULD TAPER
  OFF TUESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 7 INCHES WITH UP TO 9 INCHES SOUTH OF
  INTERSTATE 80.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. VISIBILITY OF
  ONE- HALF MILE OR LESS AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL MAY CREATE SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS RESULTING
  IN INCREASED TRAVELING DIFFICULTY...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80
  THROUGH SWEETWATER COUNTY. WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE LOW
  VISIBILITY AND LOW WIND CHILLS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY WHICH COULD
  BE DEADLY TO NEWBORN LIVESTOCK AND COULD CAUSE FROST BITE TO
  HUMANS AND ANIMALS WHO ARE LEFT EXPOSED TO THE CONDITIONS FOR
  AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME.

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.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

COZ033-031230-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150304T0000Z/
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS
918 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES TONIGHT
  THROUGH TUESDAY. THE SNOW WILL DECREASE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 15 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH WILL BECOME WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN NORTHWEST AND
  DECREASE SLIGHTLY TUESDAY. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO ONE
  QUARTER MILE OR LESS DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER FALLING SNOW AND
  BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS WITH SNOW COVERED ROADS
  AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES.

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 CHEYENNE WY
909 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND THE NORTHERN
NEBRASKA PANHANDLE INTO TUESDAY...

.A STRONG LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE ROCKIES
TONIGHT. THIS DISTURBANCE WILL INTERACT WITH AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT
LATE TONIGHT...PRODUCING WIDESPREAD SNOW ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING
AND THE WESTERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE. THE HIGHEST SNOW AMOUNTS ARE
EXPECTED WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE...WITH UPWARDS OF 2 FEET OF
SNOW LIKELY FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE MOUNTAINS. GUSTY NORTH
WINDS WILL CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND VERY LOW
VISIBILITIES...ESPECIALLY LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY. DANGEROUSLY
COLD WIND CHILLS WILL DEVELOP TUESDAY NIGHT AS ARCTIC AIR SPILLS
INTO THE AREA.

WYZ104-105-109>114-031245-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150304T0100Z/
FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-SHIRLEY BASIN-
CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUDDY GAP...MEDICINE BOW...RAWLINS...
SINCLAIR...HANNA...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...BAGGS...DIXON...
SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...RIVERSIDE...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...
WOODS LANDING
909 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
TUESDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BE WIDESPREAD TONIGHT AND INTO TUESDAY.
  SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES LOWER ELEVATIONS. 12
  TO 15 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN CARBON COUNTY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  35 MPH LATE TONIGHT. THE COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING
  SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TONIGHT.
  VISIBILITIES MAY BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED WITH BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW LIKELY. ROADWAYS WILL LIKELY BECOME SLICK AND
  SNOW COVERED. ROAD CLOSURES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...
STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE
THE EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE
POISONING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
902 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

UTZ008-009-031300-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0014.000000T0000Z-150303T2300Z/
WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTA...BRIGHTON...MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY
902 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80 ALONG WITH
  THE WESTERN UINTAS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
  WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE IN THE COTTONWOODS.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW THIS EVENING WILL DIMINISH FOR A TIME
  OVERNIGHT BEFORE BECOMING HEAVY ONCE AGAIN TUESDAY MORNING.
  SNOW WILL LINGER INTO THE AFTERNOON BEFORE TAPERING OFF.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS INCLUDING PERIODS OF SNOW
  PACKED ROADS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITY CAN BE EXPECTED ON
  AREA ROADWAYS THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS INCLUDES THE COTTONWOOD
  CANYONS AS WELL AS PROVO AND SPANISH FORK CANYONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING
CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. KEEP A WINTER STORM
SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
902 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

UTZ518-031300-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0014.000000T0000Z-150303T2300Z/
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOA...PANGUITCH...BRYCE CANYON
902 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

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

* AFFECTED AREA...THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF UTAH.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION OF 1 TO 2
  FEET WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS AROUND 3 FEET POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW THIS EVENING WILL DIMINISH FOR A TIME
  OVERNIGHT BEFORE BECOMING HEAVY ONCE AGAIN BY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
  SNOW WILL TAPERING OFF TUESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS INCLUDING SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND GREATLY REDUCED VISIBILITY CAN BE EXPECTED ON AREA
  ROADWAYS AT TIMES THROUGH TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS THAT SIGNIFICANT
ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING
CONDITIONS MAY BE HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. KEEP A WINTER STORM
SURVIVAL KIT IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

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