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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EL PASO TX/SANTA TERESA NM
726 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER STORM TO BRING SNOW TO THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS OF
SOUTHWEST AND SOUTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

.A SLOW MOVING WINTER STORM SYSTEM WILL DELIVER SNOWFALL TO THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA REGION AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS
THROUGH TONIGHT. 4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS
HIGHEST ELEVATIONS IN THE GILA REGION AND SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS.
THE HEAVIEST SNOW LIKELY WILL BE AROUND AND JUST EAST OF SUNSPOT.
MOST LOCATIONS BETWEEN 7000 AND 8000 FEET IN THESE AREAS WILL ONLY
SEE 2 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOWFALL...HIGHEST ALONG THE EAST/WEST SLOPES
OF THE SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS. MOST OR ALL SNOW ACCUMULATION SHOULD
BE OVER LATER TONIGHT...WITH JUST A FEW FLURRIES POSSIBLY
CONTINUING INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

NMZ414-416-312300-
/O.CON.KEPZ.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0700Z/
WEST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SACRAMENTO MOUNTAINS BELOW 7500 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MESCALERO...MOUNTAIN PARK...TIMBERON...
MAYHILL...SACRAMENTO...PINON
726 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

* SNOW ACCUMULATION: 2 TO 5 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.

* TIMING: PRECIPITATION WILL FALL AS A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW
  AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING BEFORE TAPERING OFF
  LATE TONIGHT. A FEW FLURRIES ARE STILL POSSIBLE SUNDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACT: HEAVY WET SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE MAKING TRAVEL
  DIFFICULT. REDUCED VISIBILITIES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN HEAVY
  SNOW OR FOG.

* WINDS: SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST BY SATURDAY
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW LEVELS: MAIN SNOW LEVEL WILL REMAIN AROUND 8000 FT...BUT
  A MIXTURE OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL FALL DOWN TO 6000 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

HEFNER

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ019-UTZ028-311915-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES. AROUND A FOOT AT LOCATIONS
  ABOVE 10000 FEET.

* WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED...ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAYS 550 AND 145 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND UTAH
  HIGHWAY 191 FROM BLANDING THROUGH MONTICELLO. HEAVY SNOW MAY
  RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ021>023-311900-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150131T1900Z/
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY
ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* TIMING...WET SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES OF HEAVY WET
  SNOW.

* WINDS...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG.

* IMPACTS...TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TONIGHT AND COULD CREATE
  TRAVEL HAZARDS AS WET SURFACES START TO FREEZE. ROADS WILL BE
  SLUSHY OR SNOW COVERED. HEAVY SNOW MAY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT
  TIMES.

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
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ018-311915-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAYS 550 AND 145 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. HEAVY
  SNOW MAY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ017-311915-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
415 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING ABOVE 7500 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED AT TIMES...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGHWAY 62 OVER DALLAS DIVIDE. HEAVY SNOW MAY
  RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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 ALBUQUERQUE NM
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO CONTINUE FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY...

.MOUNTAIN SNOW AND A LOWER ELEVATION RAIN SNOW MIX WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT TODAY. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE AROUND 1 OR 2 INCHES...EXCEPT
ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE. AS THE UPPER LOW RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRECIPITATION
DIVES SOUTH TOWARD THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA LATER TODAY...
PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH.

NMZ503-518-524-527-528-531-533-311900-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150201T0000Z/
FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-HARDING COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM
MST THIS AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...EXPECT ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1
  OR 2 INCHES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE
  DIMINISHING.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...LIFTING FROM AROUND 5000 FEET EARLY THIS MORNING
  TO AROUND 7000 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED IN FALLING SNOW AND
  AREAS OF DENSE FOG. SLUSHY AND ICY ROADS MAY EXIST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

34

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...HEAVY AND WET SNOW TO CONTINUE FOR PARTS OF NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL NEW MEXICO TODAY...

.MOUNTAIN SNOW AND A LOWER ELEVATION RAIN SNOW MIX WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT TODAY. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WILL GENERALLY BE AROUND 1 OR 2 INCHES...EXCEPT
ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WHERE AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE. AS THE UPPER LOW RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PRECIPITATION
DIVES SOUTH TOWARD THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA LATER TODAY...
PRECIPITATION WILL DIMINISH.

NMZ501-311900-
/O.EXT.KABQ.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1900Z/
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-
353 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
MST TODAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL INCH FAVORING ELEVATED
  TERRAIN.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING ALTHOUGH MAY
  MIX WITH RAIN AT TIMES ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* WINDS...NO SIGNIFICANT WINDS ARE EXPECTED.

* SNOW LEVELS...NEAR 5500 FEET THIS MORNING RISING ABOVE 7000 FEET
  THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...VISIBILITIES MAY BE LOWERED IN FALLING SNOW.
  WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY OVER
  ELEVATED TERRAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
347 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015


UTZ010-013-517-518-311900-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-150131T2300Z/
WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOFIELD...GREEN RIVER...HANKSVILLE...
COVE FORT...KOOSHAREM...FISH LAKE...LOA...PANGUITCH...
BRYCE CANYON
347 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON ABOVE 6500 FEET...

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH...THE
  WASATCH PLATEAU AND BOOK CLIFFS...AND THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL
  ABOVE 6500 FEET.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...STORM TOTALS OF 5 TO 10 INCHES ACROSS
  MOST OF THIS AREA WITH AMOUNTS OF 12 TO 18 INCHES AT THE
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS ABOVE ABOUT 8500 FEET.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THIS
  MORNING...THEN END FROM THE NORTH LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* SNOW LEVELS...RANGING BETWEEN 6500 AND 7000 FEET.

* IMPACTS...WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON ALL
  MOUNTAIN ROUTES IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN UTAH FROM AROUND
  SOLDIER SUMMIT SOUTHWARD INTO SATURDAY. THIS INCLUDES THE
  PASSES ON I-70 AND US-89.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS. USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ074-075-311845-
/O.EXT.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0700Z/
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUCHARA...STONEWALL...WESTON...SPANISH PEAKS
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* LOCATION...THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE DESERT
  SOUTHWEST WILL BRING ABUNDANT MOISTURE INTO SOUTHERN COLORADO
  TODAY...LEADING TO PERIODS OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY
  SNOWFALL.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING FOR
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ067-068-311845-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE DESERT
  SOUTHWEST WILL CONTINUE TO BRING ABUNDANT MOISTURE INTO
  SOUTHERN COLORADO TODAY...LEADING TO PERIODS OF MODERATE TO
  OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING FOR
  HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

COZ058-060-061-066-073-311845-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE...NORTH PASS...BLANCA PEAK
345 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000
  FEET...THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET...THE EASTERN
  SAWATCH MOUNTAINS...AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE DESERT
  SOUTHWEST WILL BRING ABUNDANT MOISTURE INTO SOUTHERN COLORADO
  TODAY...LEADING TO PERIODS OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY
  SNOWFALL.

* STORM TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* IMPACT...ROADS BECOME ICY AND SNOW COVERED AT TIMES...MAKING
  FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
  INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

MTZ050-312200-
/O.EXB.KTFX.WW.Y.0004.150131T1200Z-150201T0600Z/
JUDITH BASIN-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...STANFORD
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM MST THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREAT FALLS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER JUDITH
  BASIN COUNTY BY MID MORNING...AND THEN CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING
  HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED OVER THE PLAINS...WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: DUE TO RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES...SNOW MAY
  INITIALLY MELT ON AREA ROADS. ICY AND SNOW-COVERED ROADS COULD
  CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AS TEMPERATURES FALL DURING
  THE DAY SATURDAY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  AT TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: STANFORD.

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.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

MTZ011-013-047-312200-
/O.EXT.KTFX.WW.Y.0004.150131T1200Z-150201T0600Z/
HILL-CHOUTEAU-BLAINE-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...HAVRE...BIG SANDY...
FORT BENTON...CHINOOK
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: LIGHT SNOW WILL AFFECT AREAS OF NORTH
  CENTRAL MONTANA THROUGH THE EVENING HOURS TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED OVER THE PLAINS...WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: DUE TO RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES...SNOW MAY
  INITIALLY MELT ON AREA ROADS. ICY AND SNOW-COVERED ROADS COULD
  CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AS TEMPERATURES FALL DURING
  THE DAY SATURDAY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  AT TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: CHINOOK...HAVRE...BIG SANDY AND
  FORT BENTON.

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.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

MTZ012-051-312200-
/O.EXT.KTFX.WW.Y.0004.150131T1200Z-150201T0600Z/
CASCADE-FERGUS-
INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...GREAT FALLS...
KINGS HILL PASS...LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE
332 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

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

THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL
11 PM MST THIS EVENING.

* TIMING AND MAIN IMPACT: LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER CENTRAL
  MONTANA BY MID MORNING...THEN CONTINUE TO FALL INTO THE EVENING
  HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS: SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED OVER THE PLAINS...WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS.

* OTHER IMPACTS: DUE TO RECENT MILD TEMPERATURES...SNOW MAY
  INITIALLY MELT ON AREA ROADS. ICY AND SNOW-COVERED ROADS COULD
  CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS AS TEMPERATURES FALL DURING
  THE DAY SATURDAY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES
  AT TIMES.

* LOCATIONS AFFECTED INCLUDE: LEWISTOWN...LEWISTOWN DIVIDE...GREAT
  FALLS AND KINGS HILL PASS.

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.

FOR SPECIFIC ROAD AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN MONTANA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GLASGOW MT
310 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

MTZ016>020-022>027-059>062-312215-
/O.CON.KGGW.WW.Y.0005.150131T1200Z-150201T1200Z/
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PHILLIPS-CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN VALLEY-
DANIELS-SHERIDAN-WESTERN ROOSEVELT-GARFIELD-MCCONE-RICHLAND-
DAWSON-PRAIRIE-WIBAUX-NORTHERN PHILLIPS-SOUTHWEST PHILLIPS-
NORTHERN VALLEY-EASTERN ROOSEVELT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MALTA...SACO...GLASGOW...FORT PECK...
HINSDALE...FRAZER...SCOBEY...PLENTYWOOD...MEDICINE LAKE...
WOLF POINT...POPLAR...JORDAN...CIRCLE...SIDNEY...FAIRVIEW...
GLENDIVE...RICHEY...TERRY...WIBAUX...WHITEWATER...ZORTMAN...
OPHEIM...CULBERTSON
310 AM MST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
SUNDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
SUNDAY.

* TIMING...THIS MORNING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* MAIN IMPACT...2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

* OTHER IMPACTS...WIND CHILL DOWN TO 20 BELOW NEAR THE
  INTERNATIONAL BORDER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTY. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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