« View county listWinter Weather Advisory
Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-
242 PM MST Thu Feb 23 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST FRIDAY ABOVE
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory above 9000 feet for snow and blowing
snow, which is in effect until 9 AM MST Friday.
* TIMING...Occasional snow showers...heavy at times...will
continue through Friday morning.
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts
possible, mainly above 9000 feet.
* WINDS...West 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
* IMPACTS...Travel and outdoor recreation will be impacted.
Mountain roads and highways...at higher elevations...will be
icy and snow packed with areas of blowing and drifting snow
reducing visibility to under one mile at times.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while