Mesa County, Colorado
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Avalanche Warning
COZ001>003-009-010-012-013-030-032-034-058-060-061-231345-

AVALANCHE WARNING
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
630 AM MST MON DEC 22 2014

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

...AVALANCHE WARNING ISSUED FOR THE STEAMBOAT AND FLAT TOPS AREA OF
NORTHERN COLORADO...WARNING EXTENDED TO COVER THE FRONT RANGE,
TENMILE, GORE, ELK, WEST ELK, SAWATCH RANGES AND GRAND MESA ON
MONDAY...

STRONG WINDS, SIGNIFICANT SNOW, AND A VERY WEAK OLD SNOWPACK HAVE
CONSPIRED TO BUILD DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHERN
AND CENTRAL COLORADO FOR MONDAY.

SIGNIFICANT NEW SNOW WITH VERY STRONG WESTERLY WINDS HAVE
CONTRIBUTED TO DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ACROSS THE COLORADO
BACKCOUNTRY.

AT THIS TIME BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL ACROSS THE WARNING AREA IS NOT
RECOMMENDED.

TOEPFER 2/2

$$
Blizzard Warning
COZ003-017-019-UTZ023-230700-
/O.EXP.KGJT.WW.Y.0051.000000T0000Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.CON.KGJT.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-141223T0700Z/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIO BLANCO...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS...MANILA...DUTCH JOHN
603 PM MST MON DEC 22 2014

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT
ABOVE 8000 FEET...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 3 INCHES ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH...AND
GUSTS UP TO 80 MPH ABOVE 9000 FEET.

* IMPACTS...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW WILL CREATE WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS AT TIMES. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW
AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1/4 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BLIZZARD WARNING MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW WITH STRONG WINDS
AND POOR VISIBILITIES ARE LIKELY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WHITEOUT
CONDITIONS...MAKING TRAVEL EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. DO NOT TRAVEL. IF
YOU MUST TRAVEL...HAVE A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT WITH YOU. IF YOU GET
STRANDED...STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

$$

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