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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
256 PM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

COZ018-019-240500-
/O.EXT.KGJT.WW.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-141124T0500Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...
SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
256 PM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 45 MPH.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE CHALLENGING DUE TO POOR VISIBILITY IN
  SNOW...FOG...AND BLOWING SNOW. MEANWHILE...ROADS WILL BECOME
  ICY AND SNOWPACKED...ESPECIALLY OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
426 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-241130-
LOWER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-GRAND VALLEY-DEBEQUE TO SILT CORRIDOR-
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
CENTRAL GUNNISON AND UNCOMPAHGRE RIVER BASIN-
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
PARADOX VALLEY/LOWER DOLORES RIVER-
FOUR CORNERS/UPPER DOLORES RIVER-ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-
SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-SOUTHEAST UTAH-EASTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-
EASTERN UINTA BASIN-TAVAPUTS PLATEAU-ARCHES/GRAND FLAT-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-CANYONLANDS/NATURAL BRIDGES-
426 AM MST SUN NOV 23 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
HIGHER VALLEYS TODAY. SNOW WILL DIMINISH OVER THE VALLEYS AND
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS BY THIS EVENING...BUT WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
NORTH AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS. THIS ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL WHEN ADDED
TO AMOUNTS ALREADY RECEIVED FROM THIS STORM...WILL RESULT IN
SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE CENTRAL AND
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS. IN ADDITION TO THE SNOW...STRONG NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL PRODUCE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW OVER EXPOSED HIGHER
TERRAIN. TRAVEL OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL CONTINUE TO BE
DIFFICULT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AS ANOTHER DISTURBANCE
PASSES OVER THE REGION. AFTER DIMINISHING SOMEWHAT MONDAY
NIGHT...SNOW WILL AGAIN BECOME LIKELY OVER THE NORTHERN DIVIDE
MOUNTAINS ON TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED TODAY OR TONIGHT...HOWEVER
SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION.

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