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  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 14 at 1:13PM MDT until May 17 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 1:13 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH LATE SATURDAY NIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR
    PARK...TRAPPERS LAKE...TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.
    * TIMING...FRIDAY MID-AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS.
    * SNOW LEVEL...GENERALLY NEAR THE 9000 FOOT LEVEL...BUT COULD
    LOWER IN SOME AREAS TO NEAR 8000 FEET...MAINLY DURING THE
    OVERNIGHT HOURS.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH
    FRIDAY NIGHT...THEN SWITCHING TO THE WEST.
    * IMPACTS...EXPECT WINTER DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE TO SLICK ROADS
    AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 08 at 2:33AM MDT until May 10 at 9:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, May 8, 2015 at 2:33 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 9 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING ABOVE 9500 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SNOWMASS...TRAPPERS LAKE.
    * TIMING...LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY EVENING.
    PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES NEAR 9500 FEET WITH LOCALLY
    HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ABOVE 10000 FEET.
    * SNOW LEVEL...NEAR MOUNTAIN PASS LEVEL SATURDAY AFTERNOON...
    DROPPING TO MOUNTAIN BASES LATE SATURDAY EVENING.
    * VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES.
    * IMPACTS...TRAVEL COULD BE IMPACTED BY SLUSHY OR SNOWPACKED AND
    ICY ROADWAYS SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING.

  • 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.