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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Southern Sangre de Cristo, Upper Purgatoire River Basin, Eastern Las Animas County, Trinidad Vicinity, Western Las Animas County below 7500 feet, La Junta Vicinity, Otero County County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued March 04 at 11:38AM MST until March 04 at 2:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:38 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2 p.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST THIS
    AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATION...SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE I-25 CORRIDOR INCLUDING
    WALSENBURG AND TRINIDAD...AND LAS ANIMAS...AND BACA COUNTIES.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...AN ARCTIC AIR MASS WILL COMBINE WITH A UPPER
    LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM AND A RELATIVELY MOIST UPSLOPE FLOW TO
    PRODUCE PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOWFALL THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.
    * TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3
    INCHES THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON.
    * IMPACT...TRAVEL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS WITH
    LIGHT SNOW FALLING ON TOP OF ICY ROAD SURFACES DUE TO PREVIOUS
    LIGHT SNOW AND AREAS OF FREEZING DRIZZLE OVERNIGHT.