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  • Winter Storm Watch for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 24 at 3:14PM MDT until April 27 at 12:00PM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:14 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, April 27, 2014 at noon
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
    SUNDAY MORNING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PUEBLO HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
    WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
    MORNING.
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE
    10000 FEET AND THE EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS AND WESTERN
    MOSQUITO RANGE ABOVE 11000 FEET.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG UPPER LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE
    ACROSS THE AREA...BRINGING ABUNDANT MOISTURE AND THE POTENTIAL
    FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE
    CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...9 TO 15 INCHES BY MIDDAY SUNDAY.
    * IMPACT...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CAUSE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
    CONDITIONS OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES ALONG THE CONTINENTAL
    DIVIDE.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 15 at 10:20PM MDT until April 17 at 4:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:20 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 4 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING
    THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
    * LOCATION...PIKES PEAK AND THE RAMPART RANGE...THE SANGRE DE
    CRISTO MOUNTAINS...AND THE WET MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS
    SOUTHERN COLORADO WEDNESDAY NIGHT...LIKELY PRODUCING
    SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION OVER AND NEAR THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ABOVE
    7000 FEET. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS AT LOWER ELEVATIONS COULD BE
    LIMITED BY WARMER TEMPERATURES.
    * WIND...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH.
    * IMPACT...HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
    SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.