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  • Winter Storm Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued May 19 at 3:55AM MDT until May 19 at 12:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 3:55 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at noon
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY...
    * LOCATION...PIKES PEAK..THE WET...SANGRE DE CRISTO...SAWATCH...
    AND MOSQUITO MOUNTAIN RANGES...GENERALLY ABOVE 10000 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A MOIST PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL TRACK
    NORTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...EASTERN MOUNTAIN RANGES...1 TO 2 FEET.
    CONTINENTAL DIVIDE...8 TO 16 INCHES.
    * WIND...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST AT 20 TO 30 GUSTING TO 40 MPH.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY WET SNOW...POOR
    VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS. POWER DISRUPTIONS
    AND TREE DAMAGE WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

  • Winter Storm Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued May 16 at 3:34PM MDT until May 16 at 6:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 3:34 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
    EVENING...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUANS AND LA GARITAS ABOVE 10000
    FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL BE CAPABLE
    OF PRODUCING ACCUMULATING SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS AT TIMES TO
    PORTIONS OF THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE IN LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AROUND ONE
    INCH ARE ANTICIPATED THIS AFTERNOON.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH WIND GUSTS TO 40 MPH AT
    TIMES.
    * IMPACT...ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS WILL RESULT IN HAZARDOUS
    TRAVEL CONDITIONS OVER THE PASSES.