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Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
1054 PM MDT Sun Mar 26 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MONDAY TO NOON MDT
WEDNESDAY ABOVE 9000 FEET...
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory above 9000 feet for snow, which is in
effect from 6 PM Monday to noon MDT Wednesday.
* LOCATIONS INCLUDE...Taylor Park and Trappers Lake.
* TIMING...Light snow or rain/snow mix will begin Monday
afternoon, changing over to all snow by Monday evening and
picking up in intensity. Snow will continue through late
Wednesday morning with periods of moderate to heavy snow at
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches with locally higher amounts
above 10,000 feet.
* SNOW LEVEL...8000 to 9000 feet Monday afternoon, lowering to
around 6000 to 7000 feet by Wednesday morning. Snow levels may
rise during the afternoons. Significant snow accumulations will
be mainly above 9000 feet, with lesser amounts below.
* WINDS...Southwest winds Monday afternoon switching to northwest
by Tuesday morning 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
* VISIBILITY...Lowering to less than 1 mile at times in heavier
* IMPACTS...High elevation roadways will become slick and
snowpacked. In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will
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