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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Leadville County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 20 at 6:40PM MST until December 22 at 11:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 6:40 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 11 p.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO
    11 PM MST MONDAY...
    * LOCATION...THE LOWER SLOPES OF LAKE AND WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTIES
    FROM 11000 DOWN TO 9000 FEET...INCLUDING LEADVILLE AND GRANITE.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING PERIODS
    OF HEAVY...WIND DRIVEN SNOW TO THE REGION SUNDAY INTO MONDAY
    EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 12 INCHES.
    * WIND...NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING AND
    DRIFTING SNOW AND NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING
    SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES...AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.