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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

COZ018-311115-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150201T0300Z/
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OURAY...TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY
805 PM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTERMITTENTLY THROUGH SATURDAY
  EVENING. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
  TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY AND SNOW PACKED ESPECIALLY
  HIGHWAYS 550 AND 145 THROUGH THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. HEAVY
  SNOW MAY RESTRICT VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

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
653 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

COZ017>019-UTZ028-311400-
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS-
653 AM MST FRI JAN 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST
COLORADO AND SOUTHEAST UTAH.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS
TODAY AND TONIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM 6 TO 10 INCHES ARE
EXPECTED WITH LOCAL ACCUMULATIONS UP TO ONE FOOT FOR FAVORED
SOUTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

SNOW CONTINUES SATURDAY BEFORE DIMINISHING SATURDAY NIGHT.

SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER.

.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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