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  • Winter Storm Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued March 03 at 2:43PM MST until March 03 at 5:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 2:43 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 5 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS
    AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A SECOND PACIFIC WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
    CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE
    CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.
    * TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TODAY OF 3 TO 6
    INCHES ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND 1 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS THE
    HIGH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL TO
    BETWEEN 1 AND 3 FEET.
    * WIND...GUSTY WEST TO SOUTHWEST AT 15 TO 35 MPH.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY...BLOWING AND
    DRIFTING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED
    ROADS.

  • Winter Storm Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued February 23 at 4:16AM MST until February 23 at 11:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 4:16 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 11 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
    MORNING...
    * LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...STEADY LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE
    ACROSS THE SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS THROUGH THE MORNING BEFORE
    SNOW DIMINISHES BY THIS AFTERNOON.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
    WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...WITH UP TO 6
    INCHES POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER PEAKS ABOVE 11000 FEET.
    * WIND...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH ACROSS
    THE HIGHER PEAKS.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN HAZARDOUS DUE TO SLICK
    AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.