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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
558 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR THE
NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET...

.A STORM SYSTEM MOVING NORTHWESTERN COLORADO WILL TRACK ACROSS
THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO THIS EVENING. AS THE
STORM CONTINUES EASTWARD...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL WITH LIGHT TO
MODERATE SNOW EXPECTED.

ROADS OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING I-70 THROUGH THE
EISENHOWER TUNNEL AND LOVELAND...HOOSIER AND BERTHOUD PASSES MAY
BECOME ICY AND SLICK THIS EVENING. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO
DIMINISH AFTER MIDNIGHT AS THE STORM SYSTEM EXITS THE STATE.

COZ031-033-034-020600-
/O.CON.KBOU.WW.Y.0030.000000T0000Z-141002T0600Z/
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
558 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE EVENING...THEN TAPER OFF
  AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES...WITH THE GREATEST
  ACCUMULATIONS ALONG THE MORE EXPOSED WEST FACING SLOPES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH MAY
  PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING OF SNOW ON THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BECOME ICY AND SNOW COVERED...MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT. VISIBILITIES MAY BRIEFLY BE REDUCED TO A FEW HUNDRED
  FEET IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW MAY
CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES AT TIMES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW COVERED
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
244 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

COZ004-009-010-012-013-018-020445-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0038.000000T0000Z-141002T0600Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...ASPEN...VAIL...
CRESTED BUTTE...BUFORD...OURAY...TELLURIDE
244 PM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...ABOVE 9000 FEET...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL
  CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING HOURS BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATE
  THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES
  WITH STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL FROM 3 TO 6 INCHES ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 8000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BE SLICK AND TREACHEROUS.
  TRAVELERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR THIS EARLY SEASON SNOW WITH
  PROPER WINTER WEATHER TIRES...AND BY CARRYING A WINTER WEATHER
  EMERGENCY KIT.

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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