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  • Winter Storm Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 20 at 8:19PM MST until February 23 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, February 20, 2015 at 8:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUANS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...ABUNDANT MOISTURE ARRIVING WITH THE JET
    STREAM FROM THE WEST WILL COINCIDE WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT
    ARRIVING FROM THE NORTH THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL RESULT IN A
    PROLONGED PERIOD OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL
    OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST COLORADO.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...ONE TO TWO FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME PROGRESSIVELY MORE DIFFICULT AND
    HAZARDOUS THROUGH THE WEEKEND DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED ROADS.
    AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH
    COUNTRY.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Eastern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 20 at 8:19PM MST until February 23 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, February 20, 2015 at 8:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUANS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...ABUNDANT MOISTURE ARRIVING WITH THE JET
    STREAM FROM THE WEST WILL COINCIDE WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT
    ARRIVING FROM THE NORTH THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL RESULT IN A
    PROLONGED PERIOD OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL
    OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST COLORADO.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...ONE TO TWO FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME PROGRESSIVELY MORE DIFFICULT AND
    HAZARDOUS THROUGH THE WEEKEND DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED ROADS.
    AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH
    COUNTRY.