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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued May 21 at 7:39PM MDT until May 22 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 7:39 p.m.
  • Expires: Friday, May 22, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
    FRIDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR PARK...
    TELLURIDE...SILVERTON...RICO.
    * TIMING...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING...
    BUT WILL BE DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE AROUND 9000
    FEET. UPWARDS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ARE EXPECTED ABOVE 10000 FEET.
    * SNOW LEVEL...LOWERING TO AROUND 9000 FEET THIS EVENING.
    * WINDS...GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH WILL OCCUR WITH INTENSE EVENING
    SNOW SHOWERS.
    * IMPACTS...EXPECT SLUSH AND ICE ON ROADS AND HIGHWAYS OVER THE
    MOUNTAIN PASSES.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued May 17 at 6:22AM MDT until May 17 at 9:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 6:22 a.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 9 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MDT THIS
    MORNING ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...SNOWMASS...TAYLOR
    PARK...TRAPPERS LAKE.
    * TIMING...LIGHT SNOW THIS MORNING WILL TAPER OFF AFTER 9 AM. SNOW
    SHOWERS WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON...BUT NO ACCUMULATIONS ARE
    EXPECTED.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...NEW ACCUMULATIONS THIS SUNDAY MORNING WILL
    BE AROUND 1 MORE INCH.
    * SNOW LEVEL...RANGING FROM 7000 TO 8000 FEET THIS MORNING.
    * IMPACTS...EXPECT WET ROADS WITH ICY SPOTS THIS MORNING.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 23 at 6:46PM PST until December 25 at 2:00AM PST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 23, 2012 at 7:46 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 24, 2012 at 5 a.m.
  • ...A WHITE CHRISTMAS ON TAP FOR MUCH OF EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
    COLORADO...
    A WINTER STORM WILL BEGIN AFFECTING EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
    COLORADO LATE TONIGHT AND PERSIST THROUGH EARLY CHRISTMAS
    MORNING. SNOWFALL WILL START ACROSS THE EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS
    AND SPREAD SOUTHEASTWARD THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS ON MONDAY WITH
    SNOW FALLING AT ALL ELEVATIONS. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED
    TO OCCUR FROM DAYBREAK MONDAY THROUGH THE EARLY EVENING HOURS.
    TRAVEL WILL BE IMPACTED CHRISTMAS EVE AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PLEASE
    STAY UP-TO-DATE WITH THE LATEST WEATHER FORECASTS AT
    WEATHER.GOV/GJT OR YOUR FAVORITE WEATHER SOURCE. YOU CAN ALSO
    FOLLOW THE GRAND JUNCTION WEATHER FORECAST OFFICE ON FACEBOOK AND
    TWITTER.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO
    3 AM MST TUESDAY...
    * TIMING...SNOW WILL START BY 3 AM MONDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH
    3AM CHRISTMAS DAY. SNOWFALL RATES WILL VARY THROUGH THIS TIME
    PERIOD.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
    POSSIBLE.
    * WINDS...FROM THE SOUTHWEST TO WEST AT 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING
    NORTHWEST MONDAY AFTERNOON. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH AT TIMES.
    * VISIBILITY...DOWN TO 1/2 MILE IN HEAVIER SNOWFALL.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
  • Effective: Saturday, April 18, 2009 at 12:38 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 18, 2009 at 7 a.m.
  • URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGENATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO1138 PM MDT FRI APR 17 2009...A STRONG PACIFIC STORM WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT THE AREATHROUGH SATURDAY MORNING....A SPRING STORM SYSTEM OVER NORTHEAST NEW MEXICO AND SOUTHEASTCOLORADO WILL MOVE VERY SLOWLY EAST OVERNIGHT. MOISTURE WRAPPINGAROUND THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL TO THE CENTRALMOUNTAINS OF WESTERN COLORADO THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING. THEHEAVIEST SNOWFALL WILL OCCUR NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. TRAVELOVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BE HAZARDOUS THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.COZ017-181200-/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0028.000000T0000Z-090418T1200Z/UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK1138 PM MDT FRI APR 17 2009...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDTSATURDAY...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDTSATURDAY.THIS ADVISORY IS MAINLY FOR THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THEUNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU...ESPECIALLY RIDGWAY TO DALLAS DIVIDE. SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. BY SATURDAYMORNING...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS AREEXPECTED.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW...SLEET...ORFREEZING RAIN WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FORSLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILEDRIVING.$$