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Weather Alert Detail

  • Winter Storm Watch for Yuma County County, Colorado
  • Winter Storm Watch issued April 08 at 11:48AM PDT until April 09 at 5:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:48 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 6 p.m.
  • ...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
    TUESDAY AFTERNOON...
    * LOCATIONS...THE COMMUNITIES OF YUMA...CLARKVILLE AND ECKLEY
    HAVE THE GREATEST CHANCE FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS.
    * SNOW/ICE ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW WILL VARY GREATLY ACROSS YUMA
    COUNTY RANGING FROM AROUND 2 INCHES AT IDALIA TO AROUND 6 INCHES
    ACROSS THE NORTHWEST CORNER OF YUMA COUNTY. SOME LIGHT FREEZING
    DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE AT TIMES CREATING A LIGHT GLAZE ON ROADS.
    * WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.
    * IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND FALLING SNOW MAY
    CREATE NEAR WHITE OUT CONDITIONS TUESDAY.