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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Upper Huerfano River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued January 30 at 11:12AM MST until January 31 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:12 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
    SATURDAY...
    * LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUANS ABOVE 10000 FEET...THE
    SPANISH PEAKS REGION AND THE SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO
    MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH THE DESERT
    SOUTHWEST WILL BRING ABUNDANT MOISTURE NORTHWARD INTO SOUTHERN
    COLORADO THROUGH SATURDAY...LEADING TO THE POTENTIAL FOR
    MODERATE TO OCCASIONALLY HEAVY SNOWFALL.
    * SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.
    * IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME ICY AND SNOW COVERED...MAKING FOR
    HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS. HEAVY WET SNOW WILL RESULT IN
    INCREASED AVALANCHE THREAT.