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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Storm Watch for Garfield County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 19 at 3:09PM MST until December 22 at 11:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, December 19, 2014 at 3:09 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
    MONDAY EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
    WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY
    EVENING.
    * LOCATION...THE WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE...EASTERN LAKE COUNTY AND
    THE EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS...ABOVE 11000 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A SERIES OF DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE ACROSS
    COLORADO SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY EVENING BRINGING PERIODS OF
    MODERATE TO HEAVY WIND DRIVEN SNOW TO THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET.
    * WIND...NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
    SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
    COVERED ROADS.