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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 13 at 4:17PM MDT until April 14 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 4:17 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 14, 2014 at midnight
  • ...SNOW CONTINUING INTO THIS EVENING...
    .SNOW THAT HAS BEEN OCCURRING IN THE MOUNTAINS THIS AFTERNOON WILL
    BE MOVING OUT ONTO THE PLAINS DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
    EVENING. TEMPERATURES HAVE BEEN COOLING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AS
    COLD AIR MOVES INTO THE STATE FROM WYOMING. AS THE SUN GOES DOWN
    AND SNOW CONTINUES FALLING...ROADWAYS MAY BECOME MORE SLUSHY AND
    SNOW-PACKED...RATHER THAN JUST WET. ON THE EASTERN PLAINS...GUSTY
    NORTH WINDS WILL ALSO PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WITH POOR
    VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.
    HEAVY SNOW FALLING IN SUMMIT COUNTY EARLIER THIS AFTERNOON FORCED
    THE TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF I-70 BETWEEN VAIL PASS AND GEORGETOWN.
    SNOW INTENSITIES HAVE DECREASED IN THE MOUNTAINS ALLOWING THE
    HIGHWAY TO BE RE-OPENED. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ON ROADWAYS WILL
    CONTINUE TO BE HIGHLY DEPENDENT ON SNOW INTENSITY. EMBEDDED
    SHOWERS WITH INTENSE SNOWFALL RATES UP TO AN INCH PER HOUR WILL
    PRODUCE SLUSHY AND SNOW-PACKED CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING.
    THE WET AND HEAVY SNOW MAY ALSO CAUSE SPOTTY POWER OUTAGES DUE TO
    TREE BRANCHES DROOPING ONTO POWER LINES.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
    TONIGHT...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES...MAINLY ON GRASSY AREAS.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH. VISIBILITIES
    MAY DROP TO A QUARTER MILE IN EXPOSED AREAS DUE TO BLOWING AND
    DRIFTING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BECOME SLUSHY OR SNOW COVERED DURING
    PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW...ESPECIALLY LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND
    EVENING. DRIFTING MAY BECOME A PROBLEM ON RURAL ROADS.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Rabbit Ears, Medicine Bow Ranges County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued March 18 at 7:08AM MDT until March 18 at 12:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7:08 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at noon
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER
    WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
    UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY.
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH NOON AND THEN
    DECREASE.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 3 INCHES MAINLY NEAR
    THE WYOMING BORDER.
    * WIND/VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
    VISIBILITIES ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS ESPECIALLY NEAR THE
    WYOMING BORDER.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOWPACKED WITH HAZARDOUS
    TRAVEL CONDITIONS. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED AT TIMES DUE
    TO BLOWING SNOW. IF TRAVELING...ALLOW EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR
    DESTINATION.