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  • Winter Storm Watch for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued November 21 at 3:03PM MST until November 24 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, November 21, 2014 at 3:03 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, November 24, 2014 at 5 p.m.
  • ...PROLONGED PERIOD OF SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS HEADED FOR THE
    MOUNTAINS THIS WEEKEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK...
    .SNOW WILL QUICKLY DEVELOP IN THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO
    LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING AS A STRONG AND MOIST
    PACIFIC JET STREAM REACHES THE STATE. PERIODS OF SNOW...POSSIBLY
    HEAVY...WILL THEN CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AND MONDAY. IN
    ADDITION...STRONG GUSTY WINDS CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED OVER THE
    MOUNTAINS...PRODUCING CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.
    HAZARDOUS WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP WITH THE ONSET OF
    SNOW.
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND QUICKLY
    BECOME WIDESPREAD BY EARLY EVENING. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...
    WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY AND MONDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...POSSIBLE STORM TOTALS OF 8 TO 18 INCHES
    WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO TWO FEET.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH
    GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH ABOVE TIMBERLINE. VISIBILITIES MAY
    DROP TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER MILE DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER
    FALLING AND/OR BLOWING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...HAZARDOUS AND SLOW WINTER TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL
    LIKELY DEVELOP ACROSS THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY LATE SATURDAY
    AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND THEN REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH
    MONDAY.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 09 at 3:57PM MDT until May 12 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, May 9, 2014 at 3:57 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, May 12, 2014 at 6 a.m.

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