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

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

.A STORM SYSTEM ORGANIZING OVER UTAH EARLY THIS MORNING IS
EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN AS IT TRACKS EAST ACROSS COLORADO TODAY.
AS THE STORM PASSES TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY TO FALL CAUSING RAIN
TO CHANGE TO SNOW AT ELEVATIONS GENERALLY ABOVE 10000 FEET DURING
THE DAY AND AS LOW AS 8500 TO 9000 FEET THIS EVENING. AREAS ABOVE
10000 FEET ARE MOST LIKELY TO SEE ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL. ROADWAYS
OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES SUCH AS LOVELAND...HOOSIER...BERTHOUD
AND CAMERON PASSES...AND UP AROUND THE EISENHOWER TUNNEL ARE
EXPECTED TO BECOME ICY AND SNOW COVERED LATER THIS AFTERNOON AS
SNOWFALL MAY BECOME MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES IN THESE AREAS.
SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH THIS STORM
SYSTEM EXITING THE STATE.

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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
319 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...FROM 12 PM MDT TODAY TO 12 AM MDT TONIGHT

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES FOR AREAS ABOVE 10 THOUSAND
  FEET IN THE NORTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS

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

* IMPACTS...ROADS OVER THE HIGH PASSES MAY BECOME ICY AND SNOW
  COVERED MAKING TRAVEL DIFFICULT. BURSTS OF HEAVY SNOWFALL THIS
  AFTERNOON MAY ALSO REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO UNDER THAN A FEW
  HUNDRED FEET AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$
BAKER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1031 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...EARLY SEASON SNOW ABOVE 9000 FEET...IN THE MOUNTAINS OF
NORTHEAST UTAH AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN
COLORADO...

.A VIGOROUS COLD FRONT WILL PASS OVER THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. THIS
STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS STARTING WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE
EVENING. SNOW AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 9000
FEET...PRODUCING SLICK AND ICY ROADWAYS OVER UTAH HIGHWAY 191 AND
OVER VAIL AND RABBIT EARS PASSES IN COLORADO.

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EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
1031 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MDT WEDNESDAY NIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE FROM THE NORTHWEST EARLY WEDNESDAY
  MORNING...AND THEN CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 9000 FEET ON WEDNESDAY...DROPPING TO AROUND
  8000 FEET BY THE AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL MAINLY BE
  ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH...WILL BECOME
  NORTHWEST THROUGH THE MORNING.

* VISIBILITY...RESTRICTED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW
  SHOWERS OVER HIGHWAY 191 SOUTH OF DUTCH JOHN.

* IMPACTS...ROADWAYS MAY BECOME 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1031 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...EARLY SEASON SNOW ABOVE 9000 FEET...IN THE MOUNTAINS OF
NORTHEAST UTAH AND THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN
COLORADO...

.A VIGOROUS COLD FRONT WILL PASS OVER THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. THIS
STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW TO THE NORTHERN
MOUNTAINS STARTING WEDNESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE
EVENING. SNOW AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 9000
FEET...PRODUCING SLICK AND ICY ROADWAYS OVER UTAH HIGHWAY 191 AND
OVER VAIL AND RABBIT EARS PASSES IN COLORADO.

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/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0038.141001T1500Z-141002T0600Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLATTOPS-
1031 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM WEDNESDAY
TO MIDNIGHT MDT WEDNESDAY NIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY
  MORNING...AND THEN CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 9000 FEET ON WEDNESDAY MORNING...DROPPING TO
  AROUND 8500 FEET BY THE EVENING. ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL MAINLY
  BE ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH...WINDS WILL
  BECOME NORTHWEST AND DIMINISH IN THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...RABBIT EARS AND VAIL PASSES WILL BECOME 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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