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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 18 at 3:15PM MDT until April 19 at 12:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 3:15 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, April 19, 2015 at midnight
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
    TONIGHT...
    * LOCATIONS INCLUDE THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...COLUMBINE...
    TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE.
    * TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
    THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE OVER THE FLATTOPS.
    * WINDS...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
    * VISIBILITY...BELOW ONE HALF MILE IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW AT
    TIMES.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK WITH SLUSH OR SNOW OVER MOUNTAIN
    PASSES. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued April 17 at 2:48AM MDT until April 18 at 6:00AM MDT by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, April 17, 2015 at 2:48 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
    SATURDAY ABOVE 8000 FEET...
    * LOCATIONS
    * TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
    SATURDAY MORNING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES.
    * WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH BECOMING
    NORTHWEST FRIDAY NIGHT.
    * IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SLUSH OR SNOW COVERED AT
    TIMES OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES...ESPECIALLY DURING THE OVERNIGHT
    HOURS. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT.

  • 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.$$