Lake County, Colorado
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Winter Storm Warning
COZ058-060-061-040545-
/O.EXT.KPUB.WS.W.0021.000000T0000Z-150304T1200Z/
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE...GRANITE
243 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SECOND PACIFIC WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAINS ALONG THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL TONIGHT OF 4 TO 8
INCHES ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN AND 1 TO 3 INCHES ACROSS THE
HIGH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS. THIS WILL BRING STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL TO
BETWEEN 18 TO 42 INCHES.

* WIND...GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 35 MPH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
8 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO
TRAVEL IN THE WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER
SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
COZ059-040545-
/O.EXT.KPUB.WW.Y.0043.000000T0000Z-150304T1200Z/
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LEADVILLE
243 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

* LOCATION...THE MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS OF WESTERN SAGUACHE
COUNTY BELOW 10000 FEET INCLUDING SARGENTS AND BONANZA...AND
LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FEET INCLUDING LEADVILLE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A SECOND PACIFIC WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL
CONTINUE TO PRODUCE SNOW OVER THE REGION.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES
TWILL BE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...BRINGING STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATIONS
TO BETWEEN 10 AND 17 INCHES.

* WIND...NORTHWEST AT 15 TO 30 MPH.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

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