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Winter Storm Warning
COZ073-080-082-282330-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0012.170328T1800Z-170329T1800Z/
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft-
Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft-Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft-
INCLUDING Blanca Peak and Pikes Peak
919 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...Pikes Peak above 11000 feet...the northern Sangre de
Cristo Mountains above 11000 feet...and the Wet Mountains above
10000 feet.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A very moist storm system will track slowly
east across central New Mexico into Texas through Wednesday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 to 2 feet with higher amounts possible.

* WIND...Becoming northeast at 20 to 40 mph tonight and
Wednesday.

* IMPACT...Travel will be hazardous due to heavy snowfall, poor
visibilities and snow covered roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are forecast
that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If
you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
COZ072-076-078-079-081-084-282330-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0012.170329T0000Z-170329T1800Z/
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500Ft-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft-
Teller County/Rampart Range above 7500fT/Pike's Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Ft-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Ft-
INCLUDING La Veta Pass, Poncha Pass, Silver Cliff, Westcliffe,
Rye, Woodland Park, and Black Forest
919 AM MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING
TO NOON MDT WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...Northern El Paso County, the lower elevations of
the northern Sangre de Cristo mountains, northwest Fremont
county above 8500 feet, the Wet Mountain Valley and the Wet
Mountains between 6300 and 8500 feet. This includes but is not
limited to, Monument, Woodland Park, Rye, and Westcliffe.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A very moist storm system will track slowly
east across central New Mexico into Texas through Wednesday.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 to 10 inches for Northern El Paso County
and northwest Fremont County...8 to 14 for Teller County and the
Wet Mountain Valley...and 1 to 2 feet for the lower elevations
of the Northern Sangres and Wet Mountains with locally higher
amounts possible on the northeast facing slopes.

* WIND...Northeast at 15 to 30 mph resulting in areas of blowing
snow and poor visibility.

* IMPACT...Travel will be hazardous due to heavy snow, blowing
snow, poor visibilities and snow covered roads.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are forecast
that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If
you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

&&

$$

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