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  • Winter Storm Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued February 20 at 4:47PM MST until February 24 at 12:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, February 20, 2015 at 4:47 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at midnight
  • CORRECTED DAY IN THE SNOW ACCUMULATION BULLET FOR ZONES 17 18 19
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
    MONDAY EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
    WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...
    OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS.
    * TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AND
    INTENSIFY THROUGH LATE SUNDAY MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS
    EXPECTED SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 FEET POSSIBLE BY MONDAY EVENING.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS NEAR SHOWERS.
    * VISIBILITY...LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVY SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...ROADWAYS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME ICY AND SNOW PACKED
    BEGINNING SUNDAY MORNING AND REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH MONDAY
    EVENING.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 23 at 3:11PM MST until December 27 at 12:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 3:11 p.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, December 27, 2014 at midnight
  • ...CHRISTMAS DAY STORM MAY BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL TO THE
    MOUNTAINS...WITH SOME SNOW ACCUMULATION POSSIBLE IN THE VALLEYS...
    .ON CHRISTMAS MORNING SNOW WILL SPREAD INTO EASTERN COLORADO AND
    WESTERN UTAH AS A WINTER STORM MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. SNOWFALL
    IN THE MOUNTAINS AND HIGHER VALLEYS WILL INCREASE THROUGHOUT
    CHRISTMAS DAY. THE LOWER VALLEYS SHOULD SEE SNOWFALL EARLY IN THE
    MORNING...POSSIBLY MIXING WITH RAIN DURING THE DAY. AFTER A COLD
    FRONT PASSES BY MIDDAY TO EARLY AFTERNOON...RAIN IN THESE VALLEYS
    WILL CHANGE OVER TO ALL SNOW BY NIGHTFALL. SNOW WILL THEN CONTINUE
    OVERNIGHT AND INTO FRIDAY EVENING.
    A WINTER STORM WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR VARIOUS MOUNTAIN RANGES
    AND PLATEAUS OF WESTERN COLORADO...AND FOR THE EASTERN UINTA
    MOUNTAINS OF EASTERN UTAH...FOR CHRISTMAS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY
    EVENING.
    THIS STORM HAS THE POTENTIAL TO GREATLY IMPACT HOLIDAY TRAVEL
    OVER ALL THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES AND ALONG INTERSTATE 70.
    MOUNTAIN PASSES MAY BECOME SNOWPACKED AND ICY WITH REDUCED
    VISIBILITY ON CHRISTMAS DAY...FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.
    ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM CHRISTMAS MORNING
    THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING...
    * TIMING...SNOWFALL SHOULD BEGIN EARLY CHRISTMAS MORNING AND
    CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...IN EXCESS OF ONE FOOT POSSIBLE
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH...
    BECOMING NORTHWEST CHRISTMAS AFTERNOON AND THEN DECREASING.
    * IMPACTS...HOLIDAY TRAVEL COULD BE SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACTED...
    ESPECIALLY ALONG INTERSTATE 70 OVER VAIL PASS...AND ALONG
    HIGHWAY 40 OVER RABBIT EARS PASS. DOUGLAS...MONARCH AND MCCLURES
    PASSES MAY ALSO BE SIGNIFICANTLY IMPACTED. ROADS MAY BECOME
    SNOWPACKED AND ICY WITH VISIBILITY REDUCED IN SNOWFALL AND
    BLOWING SNOW.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 06 at 5:12AM MST until December 09 at 5:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, December 6, 2013 at 5:12 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 9, 2013 at 5 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND NOON SATURDAY AND
    PERSIST THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. EXPECT LULLS IN SNOWFALL FROM
    TIME TO TIME.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE IN VALLEYS WITH 6
    TO 12 INCHES AND POSSIBLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE MOUNTAINS.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH BECOME WEST TO
    NORTHWESTERLY BY SUNDAY MORNING.

  • Winter Storm Watch for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued December 06 at 5:12AM MST until December 09 at 5:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, December 6, 2013 at 5:12 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 9, 2013 at 5 a.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...
    * TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN AROUND NOON SATURDAY AND
    PERSIST THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. EXPECT LULLS IN SNOWFALL FROM
    TIME TO TIME.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE IN VALLEYS WITH 6
    TO 12 INCHES AND POSSIBLY HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE MOUNTAINS.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWESTERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH BECOME WEST TO
    NORTHWESTERLY BY SUNDAY MORNING.