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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Central Colorado River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued May 21 at 7:39PM MDT until May 22 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:39 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
    FRIDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR PARK...
    TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.
    * TIMING...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING...
    BUT WILL BE DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE AROUND 9000
    FEET. UPWARDS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 10000 FEET.
    * SNOW LEVEL...LOWERING TO AROUND 9000 FEET THIS EVENING.
    * WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH WILL OCCUR WITH INTENSE EVENING
    SNOW SHOWERS.
    * IMPACTS...EXPECT SLUSH AND ICE ON ROADS AND HIGHWAYS OVER THE
    MOUNTAIN PASSES.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Central Colorado River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 11 at 3:04PM MST until January 11 at 6:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:04 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...AS ONE STORM MOVES OUT TONIGHT ANOTHER WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA
    MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...
    .OCCASIONAL SNOWFALL WILL DECREASE THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
    OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...PORTIONS OF THE
    NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND THE INTERSTATE 70 CORRIDOR NEAR
    RIFLE...EAGLE AND VAIL.
    A SECOND STORM IS SETTING UP TO AFFECT WESTERN COLORADO AND
    EASTERN UTAH MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS STORM WILL
    STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES THROUGH UTAH MONDAY AND TURNS EASTWARD OVER
    SOUTHWEST COLORADO MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. HEAVY SNOWFALL IS
    EXPECTED OVER THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
    THE FOUR CORNERS IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO WHERE WINTER STORM WARNINGS
    HAVE BEEN ISSUED. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL FALL OVER THE LA
    SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS AND THE UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU WHERE A WINTER
    WEATHER ADVISORY WAS ISSUED. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REST
    OF COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH AND ROADWAYS WILL BE IMPACTED...
    ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
    EVENING...
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE DECREASING THROUGH THE
    REST OF THIS OF THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW AT TIMES
    THIS AFTERNOON AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES TOTAL STORM ACCUMULATION.
    * SNOW LEVEL...6000 FEET.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY TO BELOW 3 MILES AT
    TIMES. SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE ON HIGHWAYS FOR SNOW PACKED
    ROADS...WITH SNOW AND RAIN MIXING TO PRODUCE SLUSHY DRIVING
    CONDITIONS IN THE VALLEY BOTTOMS. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVELING TIME.