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  • Winter Storm Watch for Central Gunnison, Uncompahgre County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 16 at 9:44AM MDT until April 18 at 12:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 9:44 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 18, 2015 at noon
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    SATURDAY MORNING ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITY OF...TELLURIDE.
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE NORTHWEST SAN
    JUAN MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE WITH THE GREATEST
    AMOUNTS ABOUT 9000 FEET.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SLUSH OR SNOW COVERED AT
    TIMES OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES...ESPECIALLY DURING THE OVERNIGHT
    HOURS. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT.