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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 21 at 3:14PM MST until January 21 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 3:14 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...SNOW OVER PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST/NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO WILL BE
    DIMINISHING THIS EVENING...
    .A PAIR OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE TO OUR SOUTHEAST
    THIS EVENING...WHILE UPSLOPE FLOW WILL ALSO DECREASE LATER IN THE
    EVENING. AS A RESULT...SNOW WILL BE DIMINISHING FROM NORTH TO
    SOUTH ACROSS THE FRONT RANGE THROUGH THE EVENING. UNTIL THE SNOW
    DECREASES...THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR FROM THE FRONT RANGE
    MOUNTAINS ROUGHLY ALONG AND SOUTH OF THE I-70 CORRIDOR INTO THE
    PALMER DIVIDE AREA. TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL VARY CONSIDERABLY
    ACROSS NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO WITH LITTLE OR NO SNOW
    FROM FORT COLLINS AND GREELEY NORTHWARD...TO HEAVIER ACCUMULATIONS
    FROM THE PALMER DIVIDE AREA AND SOUTHERN FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS
    INTO SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.
    TRAVELERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR VARIABLE TRAVEL CONDITIONS.
    ROADS WILL BE SNOW COVERED AND ICY WITH HAZARDOUS TRAVEL IN AREAS
    THAT SEE HEAVIER ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL...WHILE SOME AREAS WILL
    ONLY SEE WET ROADS. AS TEMPERATURES DROP THIS EVENING ROAD
    CONDITIONS WILL BECOME MORE HAZARDOUS. MEANWHILE...LOCATIONS
    CLOSER TO THE WYOMING BORDER WILL SEE DRY ROADS PREVAIL.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
    EVENING...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY EVENING AND THEN BEGIN
    TO DECREASE IN INTENSITY. THE SNOW MAY BE BRIEFLY HEAVY EARLY IN
    THE EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES...BRINGING
    STORM TOTALS TO BETWEEN 4 AND 9 INCHES...HEAVIEST FROM PARK AND
    CLEAR CREEK COUNTIES INTO SOUTHERN JEFFERSON AND SOUTHWEST
    DOUGLAS COUNTIES.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...EASTERLY 10 TO 15 MPH. VISIBILITIES WILL
    DROP TO LESS THAN A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES IN THE HEAVIER BANDS
    OF SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...LOW
    VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 24 at 8:07PM MST until December 26 at 6:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 8:07 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, December 26, 2014 at 6 a.m.
  • ...A SNOWY CHRISTMAS NIGHT AND FRIDAY FOR NORTH CENTRAL AND
    NORTHEAST COLORADO...
    .A WINTER STORM SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE GREAT BASIN TONIGHT IS
    EXPECTED TO MOVE ITS WAY ACROSS COLORADO ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. A
    SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL ACCOMPANY THE UPPER LEVEL WEATHER
    SYSTEM...BRINGING UPSLOPE SNOWFALL TO NORTHEAST COLORADO THURSDAY
    NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. AS THE STORM APPROACHES...SNOWFALL WILL
    DEVELOP FIRST IN THE HIGH COUNTRY...EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
    SNOW WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE FRONT RANGE FOOTHILLS AND I-25
    CORRIDOR AFTER PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT DURING THE AFTERNOON. AS
    THE SNOW CONTINUES THURSDAY NIGHT...IT MAY BECOME HEAVY AT
    TIMES...ESPECIALLY IN THE FOOTHILLS AND ON THE PALMER DIVIDE.
    GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS MAY ALSO CAUSE SOME BLOWING SNOW AND REDUCED
    VISIBILITIES IN EASTERN ELBERT AND LINCOLN COUNTIES THURSDAY NIGHT
    THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.
    PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL ACROSS NORTH CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST COLORADO
    THURSDAY NIGHT SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR HAZARDOUS WINTER DRIVING
    CONDITIONS.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THURSDAY
    TO 6 AM MST FRIDAY...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS EASTERN LARIMER AND NORTHWEST
    WELD COUNTIES THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE OVERNIGHT.
    SNOWFALL WILL DECREASE BY FRIDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES BY FRIDAY MORNING.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS AT 15 TO 25 MPH WILL PRODUCE
    AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND POOR VISIBILITIES DOWN TO A QUARTER
    MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.
    * IMPACTS...PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL OVER THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF
    THE I-25 CORRIDOR SHOULD PREPARE FOR DIFFICULT WINTER DRIVING
    CONDITIONS THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING. EXPECT REDUCED
    VISIBILITIES DUE TO SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.