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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Weather Advisory for Upper Huerfano River Basin County, Colorado
  • Winter Weather Advisory issued December 27 at 6:29AM MST until December 28 at 12:00AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 27, 2015 at 6:29 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 28, 2015 at midnight
  • ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
    TONIGHT...
    * LOCATION...BACA...LAS ANIMAS...BENT AND PROWERS COUNTIES AND THE
    SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS.
    * CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG WINTER STORM WILL TRACK FROM FAR
    WEST TEXAS INTO CENTRAL TEXAS INTO TONIGHT.
    * TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 5 INCHES WITH SNOW DRIFTS
    POSSIBLE.
    * WIND...NORTHWEST TO NORTH 15 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO AROUND 45
    MPH AT TIMES...CREATING AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND
    POOR VISIBILITIES.
    * WIND CHILLS...0 TO 10 BELOW ZERO AT TIMES.
    * IMPACT...SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS WINTER
    WEATHER CONDITIONS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IN COMBINATION
    WITH POOR VISIBILITIES WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING AREAS OF
    HAZARDOUS TRAVEL.