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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Southwestern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued March 19 at 3:11PM MDT until March 20 at 9:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 3:11 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, March 20, 2015 at 9 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT
    FRIDAY...
    * LOCATIONS...THE WESTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING COAL
    BANK...MOLAS...AND RED MOUNTAIN PASSES ON HIGHWAY 550...AND
    LIZARD HEAD PASS ON HIGHWAY 145.
    * TIMING...THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON
    THROUGH EVENING. SNOW SHOWERS WILL PERSIST MAINLY ON THE
    SOUTHERN FLANK OF THE SAN JUANS THROUGH MID-MORNING FRIDAY.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...AMOUNTS WILL BE QUITE VARIABLE RANGING
    FROM 4 TO 10 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS ABOVE
    9500 FEET.
    * SNOW LEVEL...9000 FEET DROPPING TO MOUNTAIN BASES BY EARLY
    FRIDAY MORNING.
    * WINDS...NORTHERLY 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING EASTERLY AND
    DECREASING OVERNIGHT TONIGHT.
    * VISIBILITY...LESS THAN 1 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW SHOWERS.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SLUSH OR SNOW COVERED AT
    TIMES OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Southwestern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued February 22 at 5:00AM MST until February 24 at 12:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 5 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at midnight
  • ...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
    MONDAY NIGHT ABOVE 7000 FEET...
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
    MONDAY NIGHT BELOW 7000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...DURANGO...BAYFIELD...IGNACIO.
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY...CHANGING OVER TO A WINTRY
    MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW BELOW 7000 FEET THIS AFTERNOON. HEAVY WET
    SNOW WILL FALL ABOVE 7000 FEET. RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE BACK
    TO SNOW TONIGHT BELOW 7000 FEET.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 7000 FEET WITH HIGHER
    AMOUNTS POSSIBLE...3 TO 6 INCHES BELOW 7000 FEET.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE SLUSHY OR SNOW PACKED THROUGH
    MONDAY NIGHT.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Southwestern San Juan Mountains County, Colorado
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
  • Effective: Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at 6:51 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 1 a.m.
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO551 PM MDT WED APR 1 2009...SPRING STORM IS WINDING DOWN FROM WEST TO EAST TONIGHT....ON THE BACKSIDE OF THE COLD FRONT...AN UNSTABLE AIRMASSCONTINUES TO POUR INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST. SNOWSHOWERS...LOCALLY HEAVY...WILL DIMINISH WITH SUNSET FROM WEST TOEAST. THE NEXT STRONG SPRING STORM WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY NIGHT.COZ019-020600-/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-090402T0600Z/SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS551 PM MDT WED APR 1 2009...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDTTONIGHT...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDTTONIGHT.OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING. BYMIDNIGHT TONIGHT TOTAL STORM SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL RANGE FROM 5TO 10 INCHES. IN ADDITION...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING TO 35MPH WILL CAUSE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW RESTRICTING VISIBILITY ATTIMES.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CAUSETRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITEDVISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.$$TGJT