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  • Winter Storm Watch for Central Gunnison, Uncompahgre County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 14 at 1:13PM MDT until May 17 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 1:13 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR
    PARK...TRAPPERS LAKE...TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.
    * TIMING...FRIDAY MID-AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS.
    * SNOW LEVEL...GENERALLY NEAR THE 9000 FOOT LEVEL...BUT COULD
    LOWER IN SOME AREAS TO NEAR 8000 FEET...MAINLY DURING THE
    OVERNIGHT HOURS.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH
    FRIDAY NIGHT...THEN SWITCHING TO THE WEST.
    * IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
    AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.