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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...QUICK SHOT OF ACCUMULATING SNOW TONIGHT IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS AND RATON PASS...

.A FEW TO SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED IN THE SANGRE DE
CRISTO MOUNTAINS NEAR THE COLORADO BORDER TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES
INTERSTATE 25 OVER THE RATON PASS...WHERE THE SNOWFALL WILL BE
HEAVY AT TIMES LATE THIS EVENING INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SNOW
WILL DECREASE IN INTENSITY AROUND SUNRISE THURSDAY MORNING...AND
WILL FULLY DIMINISH BY MID DAY AS THE UPPER TROUGH EXITS EASTWARD.

NMZ513-515-527-171200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T1200Z/
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
944 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
THURSDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM
MDT THURSDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
  COLFAX COUNTY.

* TIMING...A MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY
  MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES INTO THE LATE NIGHT HOURS.
  THEN SNOW COVERAGE AND INTENSITY SHOULD DECREASE BY SUNRISE
  THURSDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...EAST AND NORTHEAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH. SHIFTING OUT OF
  THE NORTH TOWARD SUNRISE.

* SNOW LEVELS...RANGING BETWEEN 7500 TO 8500 BEFORE
  MIDNIGHT...THEN BOTTOMING OUT NEAR 6000 FEET AROUND SUNRISE
  THURSDAY.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...HIGH TERRAIN ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND
  ICY...INCLUDING PARTS OF INTERSTATE 25 NEAR THE RATON PASS.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN 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 VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
921 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

COZ072>075-079>082-171000-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-140417T1000Z/
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-
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-
INCLUDING...LA VETA PASS...PONCHA PASS...BLANCA PEAK...CUCHARA...
STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS...RYE...GREENHORN MTN...
WOODLAND PARK...PIKES PEAK
921 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM MDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...PIKES PEAK...TELLER COUNTY AND THE RAMPART
  RANGE...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND THE WET MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE MOVING
  ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES ESPECIALLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.
  LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS OF UP TO A FOOT WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER
  THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EAST SLOPES OF THE WET MOUNTAINS
  AND THE NORTHEAST SLOPES OF THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO
  MOUNTAINS.

* WIND...EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. HEAVY
  WET SNOW COULD BREAK TREE LIMBS AND RESULT IN POWER OUTAGES.

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 PUEBLO CO
921 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

COZ087-088-171000-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0022.000000T0000Z-140417T1000Z/
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
INCLUDING...WALSENBURG...TRINIDAD
921 PM MDT WED APR 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM MDT
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...WESTERN LAS ANIMAS AND HUERFANO COUNTIES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE MOVING
  ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 6 INCHES. THE HIGHER TOTALS WILL BE
  OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS WEST OF INTERSTATE 25.

* WIND...EAST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. HEAVY
  WET SNOW COULD BREAK TREE LIMBS AND RESULT IN POWER OUTAGES.

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.

&&

$$

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