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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Leadville County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 31 at 6:15AM MST until January 31 at 9:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 6:15 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 9 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
    MORNING...
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
    TUESDAY MORNING...
    * LOCATION...CENTRAL LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FEET INCLUDING
    LEADVILLE.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH
    THE REGION TODAY RESULTING IN PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY
    SNOW. A STRONGER SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH LATE TODAY THROUGH
    EARLY TUESDAY...BRINGING ADDITIONAL SIGNIFICANT SNOW TO THE
    AREA.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES TONIGHT THROUGH TODAY...
    WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR AN ADDITIONAL FOOT OR MORE SUNDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH TUESDAY.
    * WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST...SHIFTING TO THE EAST TO NORTHEAST
    ON MONDAY FROM 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
    SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
    COVERED ROADS.