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Aviso de Tormenta Invernal


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Traducido: Sábado el 20 de Diciembre 2014
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WWUS45 KBOU 210333 LOC
WSWBOU

URGENTE - BOLETÍN DE TIEMPO INVERNAL
SERVICIO METEORLÓGICO NACIONAL DE DENVER/BOULDER CO
833 PM MST SÁBADO 20 DE DICIEMBRE 2014

, TORMENTA INVERNAL SIGNIFICATIVA LLEGARÁ PARA LAS MONTAÑAS
SEPTENTRIONALES Y CENTRALES DE COLORADO, 

.LA NIEVE EXTENSAMENTE DISPERSADA Y LOS VIENTOS FUERTES
DESARROLLARÁN EN LAS MONTAÑAS PARA DOMINGO TARDE, Y CONTINÚAN HASTA
DOMINGO POR LA NOCHE Y LUNES MIENTRAS QUE LOS ESCOPLOS PACÍFICOS DE
GRAN ALCANCE Y HÚMEDOS DEL CORRIENTE EN CHORRO EN LOS ROCKIES
CENTRALES. LAS CONDICIONES PEORES DE LA TORMENTA ESTÁN ANTICIPADO
PARA ALCANZAR EL SEPTENTRIONAL Y LAS MONTAÑAS CENTRALES INCLUYENDO
EL CORREDOR I-70 DOMINGO POR LA TARDE. CERCA DE VENTISCA LAS
CONDICIONES SON PRONOSTICADAS A DESARROLLAR SOBRE DE UN ATARDECER
MÁS ALTO DE LOS PASOS EN LAS MONTAÑAS PARA DOMINGO.

GENTE QUE PROYECTA VIAJAR EN QUE LAS MONTAÑAS DE COLORADO DOMINGO
POR LA TARDE HASTA LUNES DEBEN CONSIDERAR SERIAMENTE EL ALTERAR DE
SUS PLANES. LOS CIERRES DEL CAMINO SERÁN POSIBLES.

$$


COZ031-033-034-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-
INCLUYENDO LOS MUNICIPIOS DE...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK
833 PM MST SÁBADO 20 DE DICIEMBRE 2014

...ALERTA DE TOMENTA INVERNAL CONTINÚA EN VIGENCIA DESDE EL MEDIODÍA
DOMINGO A LA MEDIANOCHE, MST, EL LUNES EN LA NOCHE, 

* LA SINCRONIZACIÓN, PERÍODOS DE LA NIEVE LIGERA OCURRIRÁ ESTA NOCHE
HASTA DOMINGO EN LA MAÑANA MAÑANA. ENTONCES, LA NIEVE ACRECERÁ EN
INTENSIDAD RÁPIDAMENTE PARA EL MEDIODÍA DOMINGO Y ESTARÁ INTENSA
DOMINGO POR LA TARDE HASTA DOMINGO POR LA NOCHE. LA NIEVE ES
PRONOSTICADO PARA DISMINUIR GRADUALMENTE EN LA INTENSIDAD LUNES Y
EL LUNES EN LA NOCHE.

* LAS ACCUMULACIONES DE NIEVE, 12 A 24 PULGADAS SERÁN POSIBLES CON
CANTIDADES MÁS INTENSAS EN NOROESTE HACER FRENTE A DECLIVES.

* EL VIENTO/LA VISIBILIDAD, MONTAÑA ESTÁ MÁS DE LAS RÁFAGAS DE
VIENTO DE HASTA 70 MILLAS POR HORA SERÁ DOMINGO POR EL ATARDECER
POSIBLE HASTA LUNES EN LA MAÑANA. ESTO CAUSARÁ VENTISCA BAJA Y NIEVE
AMONTONÁNDOSE SIGNIFICATIVA. LAS VISIBILIDADES SOBRE LAS MONTAÑAS
Y MÁS ARRIBA PASAN PUEDE CAER CERCA DE CERO OCASIONALMENTE.

* LOS IMPACTOS, LAS CONDICIONES DE VIAJAR DIFÍCILES CON NIEVE
CARGARON LOS CAMINOS Y LAS MALAS CONDICIONES DE VISIBILIDAD
DESARROLLARÁN PARA DOMINGO TARDE. LOS CIERRES DEL CAMINO ESTÁN
PROBABLE. LEYES DE CADENA A LO MEJOR ESTARÁ REQUERIDOS PARA
SEMI-REMOLQUES Y ÓMNIBUSES AL VIAJAR SOBRE DE PASOS EN LAS MONTAÑAS
MÁS ALTOS. EVITE EL VIAJAR EN LAS SIERRAS DE COLORADO DOMINGO POR
LA TARDE HASTA LUNES SI PROBABLE.

MEDIDAS DE SEGURIDAD Y PREPARACIÓN, 

UNA ALERTA DE TORMENTA INVERNAL PARA NEVADAS INTENSAS SIGNIFICA QUE
EL TIEMPO INVERNAL SEVERO CONDICIONA SE ESPEREN O EXISTE. LOS
ACUMULACIÓNES DE NEIVE SON PRONOSTICADO QUE HARÁN VIAJAR PELIGROSO
O IMPOSIBLE. SOLAMENTE VIAJAR EN UNA EMERGENCIA. SI USTED TIENE QUE
VIAJAR, MANTENGA UNA LINTERNA, UN ALIMENTO, Y UN EN ADICIONALES DEL
AGUA SU VEHÍCULO EN CASO DE UNA EMERGENCIA.

&&


$$


COZ032-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUYENDO LOS MUNICIPIOS DE...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING
833 PM MST SÁBADO 20 DE DICIEMBRE 2014

...ALERTA DE TOMENTA INVERNAL CONTINÚA EN VIGENCIA DESDE EL MEDIODÍA
DOMINGO A LA MEDIANOCHE, MST, EL LUNES EN LA NOCHE, 

* LA SINCRONIZACIÓN, NIEVE LLEGARÁ A SER EXTENSAMENTE DISPERSADA Y
MÁS INTENSA PARA EL MEDIODÍA DOMINGO. LA VOLUNTAD DE LA NIEVE
ENTONCES ESTÁ INTENSO OCASIONALMENTE HASTA DOMINGO POR LA NOCHE
ANTES GRADUALMENTE DE DISMINUIR LUNES Y EL LUNES EN LA NOCHE.

* ACCUMULACIONES DE NIEVE, 7 A 14 PULGADAS.

* VIENTO/VISIBILIDAD, VIENTOS DESDE EL OESTE DE 15 A 25 MILLAS POR
HORA CON RÁFAGAS DE HASTA DE HASTA 35 MILLAS POR HORA. LA
VISIBILIDAD CAERÁ A UN CUARTO DE UNA MILLA O MENOS EN DE PERÍODOS
DE NIEVE MÁS INTENSA Y/O VENTISCA ALTA. LAS BREVES CONDICIONES DEL
WHITEOUT SERÁN ÁREAS EN ABIERTAS POSIBLES.

* LOS IMPACTOS, VIAJAR SERÁN PELIGROSOS CON LOS CAMINOS CUBIERTO CON
HIELO Y NIEVE CARGADOS Y LA VISIBILIDAD REDUCIDA EN VENTISCA ALTA.
EL VIAJAR ESTÁ NO RECOMENDADO.

MEDIDAS DE SEGURIDAD Y PREPARACIÓN, 

UNA ALERTA DE TORMENTA INVERNAL PARA NEVADAS INTENSAS SIGNIFICA QUE
EL TIEMPO INVERNAL SEVERO CONDICIONA SE ESPEREN O EXISTE. LOS
ACUMULACIÓNES DE NEIVE SON PRONOSTICADO QUE HARÁN VIAJAR PELIGROSO.
SOLAMENTE VIAJAR EN UNA EMERGENCIA. SI USTED TIENE QUE VIAJAR,
MANTENGA UNA LINTERNA, UN ALIMENTO, Y UN EN ADICIONALES DEL AGUA SU
VEHÍCULO EN CASO DE UNA EMERGENCIA.

&&


$$


COZ030-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WW.Y.0041.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUYENDO LOS MUNICIPIOS DE...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...
WALDEN
833 PM MST SÁBADO 20 DE DICIEMBRE 2014

, LA ADVERTENCIA DE TIEMPO INVERNAL CONTINÚA EN VIGENCIA DESDE EL
MEDIODÍA DOMINGO A LA MEDIANOCHE, MST, EL LUNES EN LA NOCHE, 

* LA SINCRONIZACIÓN, NIEVE LLEGARÁ A SER EXTENSAMENTE DISPERSADA Y
MÁS INTENSA PARA EL MEDIODÍA DOMINGO. LA NIEVE PUDO SER INTENSO
OCASIONALMENTE EL DOMINGO EN LA TARDE Y ATARDECER ANTES GRADUALMENTE
DE DISMINUIR HASTA DOMINGO.

* ACCUMULACIONES DE NIEVE, 4 A 10 PULGADAS.

* EL VIENTO/LA VISIBILIDAD, VIENTOS DESDE EL OESTE DE 10 A 25 MILLAS
POR HORA CON RÁFAGAS DE HASTA DE HASTA 35 MILLAS POR HORA SERÁ
POSIBLES. LA VISIBILIDAD PUDO SER REDUCIDO A UN CUARTO DE UNA MILLA
OCASIONALMENTE DEBIDO A BAJANDO Y/O VENTISCA ALTA.

* LOS IMPACTOS, VIAJAR SERÁN PELIGROSOS CON LOS CAMINOS CUBIERTO CON
HIELO Y NIEVE CARGADOS Y LA VISIBILIDAD REDUCIDA EN VENTISCA ALTA.

MEDIDAS DE SEGURIDAD Y PREPARACIÓN, 

UNA ADVERTENCIA DE TIEMPO INVERNAL PARA NIEVE SIGNIFICA QUE LOS
PERÍODOS DE LA NIEVE CAUSARÁN SOBRE TODO DIFICULTADES DEL VIAJAR.
SEA PREPARADO PARA LOS CAMINOS CUBIERTOS DE NIEVE Y LAS
VISIBILIDADES LIMITADAS, Y LOS TIENEN PRECAUCIÓN MIENTRAS QUE
IMPULSA.

&&


$$

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Texto en inglés
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WWUS45 KBOU 210333
WSWBOU

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
833 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WINTER STORM ON THE WAY FOR THE NORTHERN AND
CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS...

.WIDESPREAD SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP IN THE MOUNTAINS
BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON...AND CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY AS A POWERFUL AND MOIST PACIFIC JET STREAM PLOWS INTO THE
CENTRAL ROCKIES. THE WORST STORM CONDITIONS ARE ANTICIPATED TO
REACH THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS INCLUDING THE I-70
CORRIDOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON. NEAR BLIZZARD CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES BY SUNDAY EVENING.

PEOPLE PLANNING TRAVEL IN THE COLORADO MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY SHOULD SERIOUSLY CONSIDER ALTERING THEIR PLANS.
ROAD CLOSURES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

COZ031-033-034-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...
EAST SLOPES PARK AND NORTHERN GORE RANGES...GORE PASS...
RABBIT EARS PASS...CAMERON PASS...
LARAMIE AND MEDICINE BOW MOUNTAINS...RABBIT EARS RANGE...
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK...WILLOW CREEK PASS...
BERTHOUD PASS...BRECKENRIDGE...EAST SLOPES MOSQUITO RANGE...
EAST SLOPES SOUTHERN GORE RANGE...EISENHOWER TUNNEL...
INDIAN PEAKS...KENOSHA MOUNTAINS...MOUNT EVANS...
WILLIAMS FORK MOUNTAINS...WINTER PARK
833 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL OCCUR TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
  SUNDAY MORNING. THEN...SNOW WILL QUICKLY INCREASE IN INTENSITY
  BY NOON SUNDAY AND BECOME HEAVY SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY
  NIGHT. THE SNOW IS EXPECTED TO GRADUALLY DECREASE IN INTENSITY
  MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 24 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH 
  HEAVIER AMOUNTS ON NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES. 

* WIND/VISIBILITY...MOUNTAIN TOP WIND GUSTS UP TO 70 MPH WILL BE
  POSSIBLE SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. THIS WILL CAUSE
  SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES OVER THE
  MOUNTAINS AND HIGHER PASSES MAY FALL TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...DIFFICULT TRAVEL CONDITIONS WITH SNOW PACKED ROADS AND
  POOR VISIBILITIES WILL DEVELOP BY SUNDAY AFTERNOON. ROAD
  CLOSURES ARE POSSIBLE. CHAIN LAWS WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR
  SEMI-TRAILERS AND BUSES TO TRAVEL OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES.
  AVOID TRAVEL IN THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH MONDAY IF POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.
ONLY TRAVEL IN AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA
FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN
EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

COZ032-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING
833 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD AND HEAVIER BY MID DAY
  SUNDAY. THE SNOW WILL THEN BE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH SUNDAY
  NIGHT BEFORE GRADUALLY DECREASING MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 14 INCHES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH GUSTING UP TO 35
  MPH. VISIBILITY WILL DROP TO ONE QUARTER MILE OR LESS DURING
  PERIODS OF HEAVIER SNOWFALL AND/OR BLOWING SNOW. BRIEF WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN OPEN AREAS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS WITH ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW. TRAVEL IS NOT
  RECOMMENDED. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

COZ030-211300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WW.Y.0041.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...
WALDEN
833 PM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD AND HEAVIER BY MID DAY
  SUNDAY. THE SNOW MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
  EVENING BEFORE GRADUALLY DECREASING THROUGH SUNDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 10 INCHES.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS OF 10 TO 25 MPH GUSTING UP TO 35
  MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE. VISIBILITY MAY BE REDUCED TO ONE QUARTER
  MILE AT TIMES DUE TO FALLING AND/OR BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS WITH ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW. 

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

BARJENBRUCH


Perspectiva de Tiempo Peligroso

No se encuentra la traducción al español en este momento.
HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1103 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ030>051-210615-
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
WEST JACKSON AND WEST GRAND COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND EAST JACKSON/LARIMER/NORTH AND NORTHEAST GRAND/
NORTHWEST BOULDER COUNTIES ABOVE 9000 FEET-
SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST GRAND/WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST BOULDER/
GILPIN/CLEAR CREEK/SUMMIT/NORTH AND WEST PARK COUNTIES ABOVE
9000 FEET-LARIMER AND BOULDER COUNTIES BETWEEN 6000 AND 9000 FEET-
JEFFERSON AND WEST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET/GILPIN/CLEAR
CREEK/NORTHEAST PARK COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST PARK COUNTY-
LARIMER COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTHWEST WELD COUNTY-
BOULDER AND JEFFERSON COUNTIES BELOW 6000 FEET/WEST BROOMFIELD
COUNTY-
NORTH DOUGLAS COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/DENVER/WEST ADAMS AND
ARAPAHOE COUNTIES/EAST BROOMFIELD COUNTY-
ELBERT/CENTRAL AND EAST DOUGLAS COUNTIES ABOVE 6000 FEET-
NORTHEAST WELD COUNTY-CENTRAL AND SOUTH WELD COUNTY-MORGAN COUNTY-
CENTRAL AND EAST ADAMS AND ARAPAHOE COUNTIES-
NORTH AND NORTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/NORTH LINCOLN
COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST ELBERT COUNTY BELOW 6000 FEET/SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
LOGAN COUNTY-WASHINGTON COUNTY-SEDGWICK COUNTY-PHILLIPS COUNTY-
1103 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...POWERFUL WINDS AND HEAVY SNOWFALL ON THE WAY FOR THE MOUNTAINS
OF NORTHERN COLORADO SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST AND NORTH CENTRAL
COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE OVER THE MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON AND INCREASE TONIGHT. ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO 4 INCHES
ARE POSSIBLE IN THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS BY SUNDAY MORNING...WITH
LIGHTER AMOUNTS IN NORTH AND MIDDLE PARKS. ON THE PLAINS...IT
WILL BE MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH TEMPERATURES SIMILAR TO FRIDAYS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO PICK UP IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN
COLORADO SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND BECOME QUITE HEAVY SUNDAY NIGHT.
AREAS UP AROUND THE EISENHOWER TUNNEL...THE HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES
AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 9000 FEET COULD SEE SNOWFALL
RATES OF 2 TO 3 INCHES PER HOUR AT TIMES...TOGETHER WITH
SUSTAINED NORTHWEST WINDS OF 25 TO 40 MPH AND GUSTS TO AROUND 70
MPH. THE HEAVY SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS CREATING TREACHEROUS DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR
HIGH COUNTRY TRAVELERS PARTICULARLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
MORNING. AREAS ABOVE TIMBERLINE AND WEST FACING SLOPES ABOVE 9000
FEET COULD SEE 12 TO 24 INCHES OF SNOW PILE UP BY MONDAY EVENING.
EAST FACING SLOPES AND HIGH VALLEY LOCATIONS ARE LIKELY TO SEE
LIGHTER SNOW TOTALS.

MEANWHILE THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW ON THE HIGH PLAINS
SUNDAY NIGHT AND A BETTER CHANCE FOR SNOW ON MONDAY AND MONDAY
EVENING FOLLOWING THE PASSAGE OF A COLD FRONT. SNOW ACCUMULATION
ON THE PLAINS SHOULD BE LIGHT AND ONLY SCATTERED IN COVERAGE.

THERE IS ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY FOR SNOW CHRISTMAS DAY THROUGH
FRIDAY WITH ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM POSSIBLY MOVING DOWN FROM THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST. THERE IS MUCH UNCERTAINTY IN THE MODELS AS TO
WHEN...WHERE AND HOW MUCH SNOW WILL FALL. THEREFORE...STAY TUNE
FOR LATER UPDATES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

$$
MEIER/BAKER





Servico Meteorólogico Nacional
Oficina de la Región Suroriental
Fort Worth, Tejas
Rechazo de Responsabildad
Fecha de Actualización: 5 de Diciembre 2002
Política de Confidencialidad
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