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  • Winter Storm Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Warning issued April 17 at 10:17AM MDT until April 18 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 17, 2015 at 10:17 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
    SATURDAY...
    * LOCATION...THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 8500
    FEET AND THE WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A LARGE...SLOW MOVING STORM SYSTEM WILL
    PRODUCE PERIODS OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW THROUGH TONIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 18 INCHES WITH THE HEAVIEST AMOUNTS
    FALLING ACROSS THE NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO HEAVY SNOW...POOR
    VISIBILITIES AND SNOW COVERED ROADS.

  • 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.