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  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory 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: Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 6 a.m.
  • CORRECTED DAY IN THE SNOW ACCUMULATION BULLET FOR ZONES 17 18 19
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
    SUNDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...
    ...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...SKYWAY...CRESTED BUTTE...
    MARBLE.
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE INTERSPERSED WITH SOME
    LULLS IN ACTIVITY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. SNOW SHOWERS MAY BE
    HEAVY AT TIMES ON SATURDAY. ADDITIONAL MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW
    IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES ABOVE 9000 FEET THROUGH EARLY
    SUNDAY MORNING...THEN AN ADDITIONAL FOOT OR MORE POSSIBLE
    SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.
    * WINDS...NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 25 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 35
    MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    * VISIBILITY...REDUCED TO LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN MODERATE
    TO HEAVY SNOW.
    * IMPACTS...ROADWAYS WILL BE ICY AND SNOW PACKED OVERNIGHT AND
    REMAIN HAZARDOUS THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 11 at 3:04PM MST until January 11 at 6:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:04 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 6 p.m.
  • ...AS ONE STORM MOVES OUT TONIGHT ANOTHER WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA
    MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...
    .OCCASIONAL SNOWFALL WILL DECREASE THE REST OF THIS AFTERNOON
    OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...PORTIONS OF THE
    NORTHWEST PLATEAU AND THE INTERSTATE 70 CORRIDOR NEAR
    RIFLE...EAGLE AND VAIL.
    A SECOND STORM IS SETTING UP TO AFFECT WESTERN COLORADO AND
    EASTERN UTAH MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. THIS STORM WILL
    STRENGTHEN AS IT MOVES THROUGH UTAH MONDAY AND TURNS EASTWARD OVER
    SOUTHWEST COLORADO MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. HEAVY SNOWFALL IS
    EXPECTED OVER THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
    THE FOUR CORNERS IN SOUTHWEST COLORADO WHERE WINTER STORM WARNINGS
    HAVE BEEN ISSUED. MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL FALL OVER THE LA
    SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS AND THE UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU WHERE A WINTER
    WEATHER ADVISORY WAS ISSUED. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE REST
    OF COLORADO AND EASTERN UTAH AND ROADWAYS WILL BE IMPACTED...
    ESPECIALLY OVER THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES.
    ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
    EVENING...
    * TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE DECREASING THROUGH THE
    REST OF THIS OF THIS AFTERNOON. RAIN MAY MIX WITH SNOW AT TIMES
    THIS AFTERNOON AT LOWER ELEVATIONS.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 4 INCHES TOTAL STORM ACCUMULATION.
    * SNOW LEVEL...6000 FEET.
    * WINDS...SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY TO BELOW 3 MILES AT
    TIMES. SNOW WILL ACCUMULATE ON HIGHWAYS FOR SNOW PACKED
    ROADS...WITH SNOW AND RAIN MIXING TO PRODUCE SLUSHY DRIVING
    CONDITIONS IN THE VALLEY BOTTOMS. ALLOW EXTRA TRAVELING TIME.

  • 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.$$