Pitkin County, Colorado
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Winter Weather Advisory
COZ004-010-013-011345-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0038.141001T1500Z-141002T0600Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLATTOPS-
1031 PM MDT TUE SEP 30 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM WEDNESDAY
TO MIDNIGHT MDT WEDNESDAY NIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY
MORNING...AND THEN CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 9000 FEET ON WEDNESDAY MORNING...DROPPING TO
AROUND 8500 FEET BY THE EVENING. ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL MAINLY
BE ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH...WINDS WILL
BECOME NORTHWEST AND DIMINISH IN THE EVENING.

* IMPACTS...RABBIT EARS AND VAIL PASSES WILL BECOME SLICK AND
TREACHEROUS. TRAVELERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR THIS EARLY SEASON
SNOW WITH PROPER WINTER WEATHER TIRES...AND BY CARRYING A WINTER
WEATHER EMERGENCY KIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
DRIVING.

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