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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
927 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

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WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE
927 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAWATCH AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE
  ABOVE 11000 FEET...AND WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A LARGE...SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF SNOW TO THE AREA UNTIL MIDNIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS AT TIMES DUE TO
  SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.

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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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
842 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SNOW ENDING TONIGHT OVER MOST OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING...

MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE FOR A FEW MORE HOURS
OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING...AND WILL DIMINISH
SIGNIFICANTLY AFTER 11 PM. A NARROW BAND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY
SNOW CONTINUES FROM THE NORTHERN LARAMIE RANGE...INTO THE
ARLINGTON AREA...AND PORTIONS OF THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES
THIS EVENING...AND LOOKS TO CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST 11 PM BEFORE
STEADILY DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO
LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO OF HEAVY
WET SNOW POSSIBLE.

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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SHIRLEY BASIN-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDICINE BOW...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...
RIVERSIDE
842 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...PERIOD OF SNOW THIS EVENING.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN
  ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND SNOW COVERED.

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 WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
315 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

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ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
315 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

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

* LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...
  TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
  THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE OVER THE FLATTOPS.

* WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

* VISIBILITY...BELOW ONE HALF MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
  PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

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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