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  • Winter Storm Watch for Canon City Vicinity, Eastern Fremont County County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 25 at 3:56AM MDT until April 27 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 3:56 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 27, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
    MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
    WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
    AFTERNOON.
    * LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO AND WET MOUNTAIN RANGES.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...AN UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM IS FORECAST TO
    MOVE ACROSS THE DESERT SOUTHWEST BRINGING HEAVY SNOWFALL TO THE
    EASTERN MOUNTAINS...GENERALLY ABOVE 7000 FEET.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 TO 16 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
    * WIND...NORTHEAST TO EAST AT 10 TO 20 MPH.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
    VISIBILITIES AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.