Pitkin County, CO
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Winter Weather Advisory
COZ004-010-013-011915-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0038.141001T1500Z-141002T0600Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-FLATTOPS-
502 AM MDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS
MORNING TO MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT ABOVE 9000 FEET...

* TIMING...ABOVE 9000 FEET...SNOW WILL INCREASE THIS MORNING WITH
FREQUENT SNOW SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO
THE EARLY EVENING HOURS BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATE THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...2 TO 5 INCHES WITH THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS ABOVE
10000 FEET. LITTLE ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED BELOW 9000
FEET...ALTHOUGH WET SNOW IS LIKELY.

* SNOW LEVEL...AROUND 9000 TO 10000 FEET THIS MORNING...DROPPING
TO AROUND 9000 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BECOME SLICK AND TREACHEROUS.
TRAVELERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR THIS EARLY SEASON SNOW WITH
PROPER WINTER WEATHER TIRES...AND BY CARRYING A WINTER WEATHER
EMERGENCY KIT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
DRIVING.

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