Rio Grande County, Colorado
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Winter Storm Warning
COZ068-161800-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
357 AM MST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET...
INCLUDING WOLF CREEK PASS.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...WAVES OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY
MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW WITH
THE HEAVIEST FALLING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SNOW...POOR
VISIBILITIES AND ICY...SNOW COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

POSTPONE OR REROUTE TRAVEL IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...
LEAVE EARLY...TRAVEL SLOWLY AND KEEP PLENTY OF STOPPING DISTANCE
AROUND YOUR VEHICLE. CARRY WINTER SURVIVAL GEAR SUCH AS FOOD...
WATER... BLANKETS...EXTRA CLOTHES...A SHOVEL...FLASHLIGHT...PHONE
AND PORTABLE CHARGER.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
COZ065>067-069>071-076>078-081>084-089-093-095>099-161800-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170116T1800Z/
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500FT/PIKE'S PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-
SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...SOUTH FORK...CREEDE...CENTER...
DEL NORTE...ALAMOSA...MONTE VISTA...MANASSA...LA JARA...
ANTONITO...SANFORD...SAN LUIS...FORT GARLAND...BLANCA...
COALDALE...COTOPAXI...HILLSIDE...HOWARD...SWISSVALE...
TEXAS CREEK...SILVER CLIFF...WESTCLIFFE...WOODLAND PARK...
PIKES PEAK...CANON CITY...PENROSE...BLACK FOREST...ORDWAY...
OLNEY SPRINGS...LA JUNTA...ROCKY FORD...EADS...SHERIDAN LAKE...
LAS ANIMAS...LAMAR...SPRINGFIELD...WALSH
357 AM MST MON JAN 16 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...FREMONT COUNTY...THE SAN LUIS VALLEY...TELLER COUNTY
AND THE RAMPART RANGE...PIKES PEAK...AND THE LA GARITA MOUNTAINS
ABOVE 10000 FEET.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES LOWER
ELEVATIONS WITH 2 TO 4 INCHES POSSIBLE FOR THE MOUNTAINS.

* IMPACT...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOWPACKED AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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