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  • Winter Storm Watch for Central Colorado River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 11 at 11:03PM MDT until April 14 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:03 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 14, 2014 at midnight
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...
    A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.
    * TIMING: SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS SATURDAY EVENING WILL BECOME
    MORE NUMEROUS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH
    SUNDAY... AND INTO SUNDAY EVENING.
    * ELEVATION: GENERALLY ABOVE 7500 FEET.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION: AROUND A FOOT OF SNOW POSSIBLE WITH THE
    HIGHEST AMOUNTS ABOVE 9000 FEET.
    * WINDS: SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH SATURDAY NIGHT WILL
    BECOME WEST TO NORTHWEST SUNDAY AND INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 MPH
    WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS
    ANDBLOWING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
    ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70
    OVER VAIL PASS.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Central Colorado River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued January 02 at 11:17AM MST until January 05 at 9:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:17 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 9 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING
    THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
    A WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING
    THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.
    * TIMING: FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE
    HEAVIEST SNOW SHOULD FALL BETWEEN MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT AND
    NOON MST SATURDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION: 8 TO 16 INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE PARK RANGE
    NEAR STEAMBOAT SPRINGS...WITH 5 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS
    THE FLAT TOPS AND NEAR VAIL PASS. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS IN THE
    CITY OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE FROM 4 TO 8
    INCHES.
    * WINDS: WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO NEAR40
    MPH.
    * VISIBILITY: DROPPING TO UNDER ONE MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW
    AND BLOWING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS: INTERSTATE 70 NEAR VAIL PASS AND HIGHWAY 40 OVER
    RABBIT EARS PASS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOW PACKED.