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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Middle Park County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 28 at 9:31PM MST until December 29 at 5:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 9:31 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 29, 2014 at 5 a.m.
  • ...A WINTER WEATHER SYSTEM ALOFT AND ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING
    SNOW AND VERY COLD TEMPERATURES TO THE REGION ON MONDAY...
    .INCREASING MOISTURE ALOFT AND PERSISTENT WESTERLY FLOW OVER
    COLORADO WILL PRODUCE IDEAL OROGRAPHIC CONDITIONS OVER THE HIGHER
    PORTIONS OF WESTERN JACKSON AND GRAND COUNTIES TONIGHT. A COLD
    FRONT WILL ALSO PUSH INTO NORTHEAST COLORADO EARLY MONDAY MORNING
    BRINING FRIGID TEMPERATURES AND DEVELOPING SNOW. WINDS ASSOCIATED
    WITH THE COLD FRONT WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES
    MONDAY NIGHT.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
    MONDAY...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING THEN TAPER OFF
    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTALS OF 6 TO 1O INCHES.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...SUSTAINED WESTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH
    WITH GUSTS TO 20 OVER HIGHER ELEVATIONS COULD CAUSE A
    REDUCTION IN VISIBILITY WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES ON ROADS THROUGH THESE
    AREAS WITH SLICK AND SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS. SOME BLOWING SNOW
    WILL RESULT IN VISIBILITY REDUCTIONS THIS EVENING AND
    OVERNIGHT.