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  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 21 at 8:37AM MST until February 23 at 12:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 8:37 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 23, 2015 at noon
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIFLE...SILT.
    * TIMING...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY
    MORNING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.
    * IMPACTS...ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME ICY AND SNOW PACKED
    BEGINNING SUNDAY AND REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 02 at 9:15PM MST until February 05 at 12:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, February 2, 2015 at 9:15 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, February 5, 2015 at midnight
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MST
    TUESDAY...
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH
    WEDNESDAY EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
    WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY EVENING
    THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE LATE TONIGHT AND BECOME WIDESPREAD
    AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW WILL BE TAPERING OFF MID MORNING ON
    TUESDAY. SNOW WILL RAMP UP QUICKLY TUESDAY EVENING WITH STEADY
    HEAVY SNOW OVERNIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY. SNOW WILL
    GRADUALLY TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 7 INCHES ABOVE 9000 FEET TONIGHT AND
    TUESDAY MORNING. NEW SNOW OF 10 TO 20 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE
    TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * SNOW LEVEL...SNOW MAY BE BRIEFLY MIXED WITH RAIN NEAR THE
    MOUNTAIN BASES ON TUESDAY EVENING.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ABOVE
    TIMBERLINE.
    * IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN ROADS AND PASSES WILL BE SNOWPACKED AND ICY.
    STRONG GUSTY WINDS OVER EXPOSED RIDGES AND ABOVE TIMBERLINE WILL
    MAKE TRAVEL VERY DIFFICULT OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WITH NEAR
    WHITEOUT CONDITIONS.

  • 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.