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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1037 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

COZ009-010-012-281400-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.A.0023.141229T0100Z-141230T0100Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...ASPEN...VAIL...CRESTED BUTTE...
MARBLE
1037 PM MST SAT DEC 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY EVENING
  WITH THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED TO OCCUR LATER SUNDAY
  NIGHT AND MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...UP TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...WESTERLY 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL IMPACT TRAVEL ACROSS THE
  MOUNTAINS. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

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