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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Garfield County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 18 at 11:41PM MDT until April 19 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 18, 2016 at 11:41 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
    TUESDAY...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9000 FEET...THE
    WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE...AND THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE
    10000 FEET AND THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000
    FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE STATE TODAY
    WILL SLOWLY LIFT NORTH AND EAST THROUGH THE DAY TOMORROW. THIS
    WILL KEEP OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT
    THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 3 TO 6 INCHES THROUGH
    TONIGHT.
    * IMPACT...ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL LEAD TO HAZARDOUS
    TRAVEL. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL REMAIN HIGH IN THE BACK COUNTRY.