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  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 20 at 3:29AM MST until December 22 at 6:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 3:29 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
    WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING AND
    CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL
    SUNDAY NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.
    * WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
    ROADS AND HIGHWAYS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...DRIFTING SNOW AND
    FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 19 at 10:22PM MST until December 22 at 6:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, December 19, 2014 at 10:22 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SATURDAY NIGHT AND
    INTENSIFY THROUGH SUNDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW SHOULD FALL SUNDAY
    AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 TO 24 INCHES POSSIBLE WITH LOCALLY
    HIGHER AMOUNTS ALONG WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.
    * WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
    ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
    COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE
    AT TIMES. AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE
    TIMBERLINE.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 06 at 5:12AM MST until December 09 at 5:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, December 6, 2013 at 5:12 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 9, 2013 at 5 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING
    THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SATURDAY MORNING AND PERSIST
    THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. SNOW MAY TAPER OFF SOME SATURDAY EVENING
    BUT SHOULD PICK UP AGAIN SUNDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS WHILE
    MOUNTAINS MAY SEE 6 TO 12 INCHES WITH SOME HIGHER AMOUNTS.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WILL BECOME WEST TO
    NORTHWESTERLY BY SUNDAY MORNING.