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  • Winter Storm Watch for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 18 at 4:44AM MDT until May 19 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, May 18, 2015 at 4:44 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...HEAVY SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND
    TUESDAY...
    .ANOTHER MOIST STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS COLORADO TONIGHT AND
    TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARM ENOUGH FOR RAIN IN MOST
    AREAS...BUT THE SNOW LEVEL IS EXPECTED TO LOWER TO BETWEEN 8 AND
    10 THOUSAND FEET. HEAVY WET SNOW IS EXPECTED IN THE HIGHER
    MOUNTAINS. TRAVEL OVER THE HIGHER PASSES MAY BE IMPACTED DUE TO
    THE HEAVY SNOWFALL...WITH AT LOWER ELEVATIONS WARMER ROADS WILL
    LIMIT THE IMPACT.
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
    TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE INTO TUESDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 20 INCHES...WITH MOST OF THE HEAVY
    SNOW ABOVE 10 THOUSAND FEET.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AT 15 TO 30 MPH OVER HIGHER
    ELEVATIONS. VISIBILITIES BELOW A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN THE
    HEAVIER SNOW SHOWERS.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS WILL LIKELY BECOME SLUSHY
    OR SNOWPACKED. LOW VISIBILITIES MAY ALSO MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT
    IN THE HEAVIER SHOWERS.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued May 09 at 9:09AM MDT until May 10 at 9:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 9:09 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 9 a.m.

  • This alert has expired