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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
910 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

AZZ510-511-030800-
/O.CON.KTWC.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150303T0800Z/
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM
910 PM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM MST TUESDAY
ABOVE 6500 FEET...

A WINTER STORM WARNING ABOVE 6500 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
1 AM MST TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...PERIODS OF MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW ALONG WITH
  BLOWING SNOW DUE TO STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL
  HAZARDOUS.

* TIMING...RAIN AND SNOW WILL TAPER OFF IN THE EARLY MORNING
  HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 6500 FEET WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ABOVE
  8000 FEET.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS NEAR 7000 FEET THIS EVENING WILL FALL
  TO FALLING TO 6000 FEET OR BELOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WINDS...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  GUSTS.

* FOR A DETAILED VIEW OF THE HAZARD AREA...VISIT
  WEATHER.GOV/TUCSON AND CLICK ON THE DETAILED HAZARDS TAB

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS HEAVY SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED. GUSTY WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE. THIS
WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT OR IMPOSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY IN THE
MOUNTAINS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...COMMERCIAL TELEVISION OR RADIO
STATIONS...OR YOUR CABLE TELEVISION SERVICE PROVIDER FOR UPDATES
ON THIS WINTER STORM.

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