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  • Winter Storm Watch for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued March 17 at 11:46PM MDT until March 20 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:46 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...
    * LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS...PIKES PEAK...AND
    THE WET MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
    LATE WEDNESDAY. COMBINED WITH SIGNIFICANT MOISTURE MOVING INTO
    COLORADO FROM THE SOUTH...A PERIOD OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY
    HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE THURSDAY
    NIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES POSSIBLE.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW-COVERED AND
    ICY ROADS. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Northern Sangre de Cristo County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 20 at 8:19PM MST until February 23 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, February 20, 2015 at 8:19 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUANS AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...ABUNDANT MOISTURE ARRIVING WITH THE JET
    STREAM FROM THE WEST WILL COINCIDE WITH A STRONG COLD FRONT
    ARRIVING FROM THE NORTH THIS WEEKEND. THIS WILL RESULT IN A
    PROLONGED PERIOD OF MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL
    OVER MUCH OF SOUTHEAST COLORADO.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...ONE TO TWO FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
    AMOUNTS.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME PROGRESSIVELY MORE DIFFICULT AND
    HAZARDOUS THROUGH THE WEEKEND DUE TO ICY SNOW COVERED ROADS.
    AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE SIGNIFICANTLY IN THE HIGH
    COUNTRY.