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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Middle Park County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 29 at 4:52PM MDT until April 30 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 29, 2016 at 4:52 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 30, 2016 at midnight
  • ...SPRING STORM STARTING TO WIND DOWN OVER NORTHEAST COLORADO...
    .THE STORM SYSTEM MOVING OVER COLORADO TODAY HAS BEEN PRODUCING
    MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OVER THE PALMER DIVIDE AND
    LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW ELSEWHERE OVER THE NORTH CENTRAL AND
    NORTHEAST PART OF THE STATE. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AS HIGH AS 14
    INCHES HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FROM PARTS OF EASTERN ELBERT COUNTY.
    IN THE FOOTHILLS...4 TO 8 INCHES OF SNOW HAVE BEEN REPORTED...AND
    ON THE PLAINS...ACCUMULATIONS HAVE BEEN LESS THAN TWO
    INCHES...PRIMARILY ON GRASSY AREAS. ROADWAYS HAVE REMAINED BARE
    AND WET...EVEN IN THE MOUNTAINS. THE STORM WILL CONTINUE ITS SLOW
    EASTWARD TRACK THIS EVENING...PRODUCING LIGHT SNOW AMOUNTS EARLY
    IN THE EVENING. LATER TONIGHT...SNOW WILL BE COMING TO AN END AS
    THE UPPER LOW MOVES INTO KANSAS AND NEBRASKA.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...
    ...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER
    WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
    UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN
    CANCELLED.
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING...THEN
    DIMINISH OVERNIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
    THROUGH THIS EVENING.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. VISIBILITIES
    COULD DROP BELOW A HALF MILE AT TIMES DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF
    SNOW AND FOG.
    * IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL HAVE A LOT OF WATER ON THEM LEADING TO
    POOR VISIBILITY DUE TO SPLASHBACK FROM OTHER CARS. ROADS MAY ALSO
    BECOME SLUSHY AND POSSIBLY SNOWPACKED...MAINLY ON SMALLER LESS
    TRAVELED ROADWAYS.