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  • Winter Storm Warning for Central Gunnison, Uncompahgre County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued January 12 at 8:40PM MST until January 13 at 6:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, January 12, 2015 at 8:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST TUESDAY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
    WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6
    PM MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
    EFFECT.
    * TIMING...SNOW INTENSITY WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO
    TUESDAY. SNOW WILL BE TAPERING OFF TUESDAY AFTERNOON. THE
    HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS
    EXPECTED ON SOUTHWEST FACING ASPECTS...ESPECIALLY ABOVE 7500
    FEET.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
    * VISIBILITY...HEAVY SNOW AND DENSE FOG WILL RESULT IN VISIBILITY
    TO BELOW ONE QUARTER OF A MILE.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOW PACKED WITH VERY POOR
    VISIBILITY.