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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 13 at 9:08PM MDT until April 14 at 3:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 9:08 p.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 14, 2014 at 3 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
    MONDAY...
    A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MDT
    MONDAY.
    * TIMING: PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN
    MOUNTAINS TONIGHT. ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL WILL BE ENDING BY LATE
    TONIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION: 3 TO 7 INCHES IS EXPECTED WITH THE HIGHEST
    AMOUNTS CENTERED FROM MOLAS PASS TO RED MOUNTAIN PASS.
    * WINDS: WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * VISIBILITY: BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW AND FOG...MOSTLY
    ABOVE 9000 FEET.
    * IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
    ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 12 at 4:15AM MDT until April 14 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 4:15 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, April 14, 2014 at midnight
  • CORRECTED SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT
    MONDAY...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
    WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM
    SUNDAY TO 3 AM MDT MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN
    EFFECT.
    * TIMING: SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING WILL BECOME
    MORE NUMEROUS THROUGHOUT THE DAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
    SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY EVENING.
    * ELEVATION: ABOVE 8000 FEET
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION: 6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS AROUND ONE
    FOOT OF SNOW.
    * WINDS: WEST 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
    INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
    * VISIBILITY: LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE IN THE HEAVIEST SHOWERS
    AND BLOWING SNOW.
    * IMPACTS: REDUCED VISIBILITY AND ICY OR SNOW COVERED ROADS...
    ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES INCLUDING INTERSTATE 70
    OVER VAIL PASS.

  • 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.$$