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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
314 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

..SNOW WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.A MOIST PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS
TO MUCH OF WESTERN AND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO THROUGH THIS EVENING.
SNOW AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE COMMON ABOVE 6000
FEET...WHILE 3 TO 5 INCHES WILL PREVAIL AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS. CHECK NMROADS.COM OR DIAL 511 BEFORE
HEADING OUT TO CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS.

NMZ502>504-506-508-510>514-180600-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-141218T0600Z/
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
314 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM
MST THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES...EXCEPT 3 TO 5 INCHES
  ABOVE 7500 FEET. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ABOVE 8500
  FEET AND ALONG WEST FACING SLOPES.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* SNOW LEVELS...AROUND 6500 FEET.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE DIFFICULT DUE TO A COMBINATION
  OF LOW VISIBILITIES IN FALLING SNOW AND SNOWPACKED AND ICY
  ROADWAYS. INTERSTATE 40 FROM GRANTS TO THE ARIZONA LINE MAY BE
  IMPACTED AS WELL AS HIGHWAY 550 NEAR THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE
  AND CEDAR HILL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FOR THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS...DIAL 511 OR 1.800.432.4269...OR
VISIT NMROADS.COM.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
306 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

AZZ016-017-180300-
/O.CON.KFGZ.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-141218T0300Z/
EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SHOW LOW
306 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW SHOWERS AT TIMES THROUGH EARLY EVENING...
  DECREASING DURING THE LATE EVENING.

* GENERAL EVENT TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES WITH 8 TO
  12 INCHES POSSIBLE ABOVE 9000 FEET. SEE DETAILS BELOW OR CONSULT
  POINT SPECIFIC FORECAST AT: WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL FROM 2 PM MST TODAY UNTIL 8 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

         ALPINE  1 TO 2  INCHES    FOREST LAKES  1 TO 2  INCHES
 PINETOP-LKSIDE  1 TO 2  INCHES

* OTHER IMPACTS...TRAVEL MAY BE IMPACTED AT TIMES DUE TO PERIODS
OF LOW VISIBILITY AND SNOW ACCUMULATION ON ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF FALLING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES.

PLAN EXTRA TIME FOR TRAVEL...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING. FOR
THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS AND CLOSURES...CALL THE ADOT FREEWAY
MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AT 1 888 411 7623 OR VISIT THEIR WEB SITE AT
WWW.AZ511.COM.

ADDITIONAL WEATHER INFORMATION IS ON THE WEB AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
250 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ066-068-180600-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-141218T1000Z/
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
INCLUDING...NORTH PASS...CUMBRES PASS...WOLF CREEK PASS
250 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAN JUAN AND LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE
  10000 FEET...INCLUDING WOLF CREEK...CUMBRES...AND NORTH
  PASSES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A COUPLE OF WEATHER DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE
  ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH TONIGHT...PRODUCING STEADY LIGHT
  SNOW...WITH PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOW THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* IMPACT...ROADWAYS WILL BECOME SNOW PACKED AND ICY...ESPECIALLY
  OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE ADVISORY AREA DURING THE
TIME OF THE ADVISORY...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1228 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ009-018-019-180330-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-141218T1000Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SKYWAY...OURAY...TELLURIDE...
LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
1228 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
THURSDAY...

* TIMING...AFTER A LULL THIS EARLY AFTERNOON...SNOW WILL BECOME
  WIDESPREAD INTO THE EVENING. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO DIMINISH
  INTO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOWPACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE
  AT TIMES. AREAS OF DRIFTING SNOW WILL OCCUR ABOVE TIMBERLINE.

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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
312 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

AZZ004>018-037>040-180330-
KAIBAB PLATEAU-MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-GRAND CANYON COUNTRY-
COCONINO PLATEAU-YAVAPAI COUNTY MOUNTAINS-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS HWY 264 NORTHWARD-CHINLE VALLEY-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS AND DEFIANCE PLATEAU-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN COCONINO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN NAVAJO COUNTY-
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER VALLEY IN APACHE COUNTY-
WESTERN MOGOLLON RIM-EASTERN MOGOLLON RIM-WHITE MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN GILA COUNTY-YAVAPAI COUNTY VALLEYS AND BASINS-
OAK CREEK AND SYCAMORE CANYONS-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
312 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR APACHE...COCONINO...
NORTHERN GILA...NAVAJO...AND YAVAPAI COUNTIES IN NORTHERN
ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

EXPECT WINTRY CONDITIONS THROUGH THIS EVENING AS A FAST MOVING
WEATHER SYSTEM CROSSES THE REGION. A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY
CONTINUES FOR HIGHER ELEVATION LOCATIONS FROM YAVAPAI COUNTY TO
THE WHITE MOUNTAINS THROUGH MID EVENING. SNOW LEVELS WILL RANGE
FROM AROUND 5000-5500 FEET NEAR THE UTAH BORDER TO 5500-6500 FEET
ACROSS EAST-CENTRAL ARIZONA. AREAS OF FOG ARE ALSO LIKELY LATER
THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING. FOR MORE DETAILS GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/FLAGSTAFF...AND CLICK ON YOUR AREA AND/OR SELECT
THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

CHANCES FOR MOSTLY LIGHT SHOWERS WILL LINGER THROUGH THURSDAY.
FAIR WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN BY FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
547 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-181400-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
WESTERN CHAFFEE COUNTY BETWEEN 9000 AND 11000 FT-
CENTRAL CHAFFEE COUNTY BELOW 9000 FT-
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST CHAFFEE COUNTY ABOVE 9000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY WEST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
SAGUACHE COUNTY EAST OF CONTINENTAL DIVIDE BELOW 10000 FT-
LA GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY/EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS BELOW 10000 FT-
EASTERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
DEL NORTE VICINITY/NORTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
ALAMOSA VICINITY/CENTRAL SAN LUIS VALLEY BELOW 8500 FT-
SOUTHERN SAN LUIS VALLEY-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 8500 AND 11000 FT-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FEET-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 7500 AND 11000 FT-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
NORTHWESTERN FREMONT COUNTY ABOVE 8500 FT-
WESTERN/CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY BELOW 8500 FT-
WET MOUNTAIN VALLEY BELOW 8500 FEET-
WET MOUNTAINS BETWEEN 6300 AND 10000 FT-
WET MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FT-
TELLER COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE ABOVE 7500 FT/PIKES PEAK BETWEEN
7500 AND 11000 FT-PIKES PEAK ABOVE 11000 FT-
CANON CITY VICINITY/EASTERN FREMONT COUNTY-
NORTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/MONUMENT RIDGE/RAMPART RANGE BELOW
7500 FT-
COLORADO SPRINGS VICINITY/SOUTHERN EL PASO COUNTY/RAMPART RANGE
BELOW 7400 FT-PUEBLO AND VICINITY/PUEBLO COUNTY BELOW 6300 FT-
WALSENBURG VICINITY/UPPER HUERFANO RIVER BASIN BELOW 7500 FT-
TRINIDAD VICINITY/WESTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY BELOW 7500 FT-
CROWLEY COUNTY-LA JUNTA VICINITY/OTERO COUNTY-
EASTERN LAS ANIMAS COUNTY-WESTERN KIOWA COUNTY-
EASTERN KIOWA COUNTY-LAS ANIMAS VICINITY/BENT COUNTY-
LAMAR VICINITY/PROWERS COUNTY-SPRINGFIELD VICINITY/BACA COUNTY-
547 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL...EAST
CENTRAL...SOUTH CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST COLORADO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO BRIEFLY MODERATE SNOW WILL FALL ALONG THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE THROUGH TONIGHT.  THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS WILL
FALL ACROSS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE EASTERN SAN JUAN AND LA
GARITA MOUNTAINS WHERE 4 TO 8 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT.  BETWEEN 2 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS OF THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO RANGES. THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
WILL SEE BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES.

SNOW WILL SPREAD EASTWARD INTO THE SOUTHEAST MOUNTAINS THIS
MORNING...THEN INTO THE I-25 CORRIDOR AND SOUTHEAST PLAINS THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
LIGHT...WITH ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES FOR THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
OF THE MOUNTAINS...AND 2 TO 6 INCHES FOR THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS ABOVE
10000 FEET.  ACROSS THE PLAINS...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS TONIGHT MAY
BRING LOCAL ACCUMULATIONS OF UP TO AN INCH...THOUGH MOST AREAS WILL
SEE A DUSTING OR LESS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

SOME SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE MOST DAYS IN THE MOUNTAINS OF LAKE AND
CHAFFEE COUNTIES...AS A SERIES OF WEATHER DISTURBANCES PASS OVER
THE REGION. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY THROUGH
SATURDAY. STARTING SUNDAY...THE WEATHER DISTURBANCES COULD BE
STRONGER...WITH INCREASED CHANCES FOR MODERATE ACCUMULATIONS SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
LIKELY IN AND NEAR THE MOUNTAINS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

31/06

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
542 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

NMZ501>540-181300-
NORTHWEST PLATEAU-CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS ABOVE 9500 FEET-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-
LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-SANTA FE METRO AREA-ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-ESTANCIA VALLEY-
CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-RATON RIDGE/JOHNSON MESA-
FAR NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-UNION COUNTY-
HARDING COUNTY-EASTERN SAN MIGUEL COUNTY-GUADALUPE COUNTY-
QUAY COUNTY-CURRY COUNTY-ROOSEVELT COUNTY-DE BACA COUNTY-
CHAVES COUNTY PLAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
542 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL
NEW MEXICO.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A PAIR OF DISTURBANCES WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF SNOW TO WESTERN
AND CENTRAL NEW MEXICO. MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL FAVOR
NORTHERN AND WESTERN AREAS OF THE STATE GENERALLY ABOVE 6000 FEET.
TRAVEL MAY BE ADVERSELY IMPACTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL CROSS THE LAND OF ENCHANTMENT ON
THURSDAY...BRINGING ADDITIONAL RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS TO WESTERN
NEW MEXICO. LIGHT SNOW WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE THURSDAY EVENING
ACROSS THE SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AS THE SYSTEM SHIFTS EASTWARD.

WEATHER CAN CHANGE VERY RAPIDLY. ALWAYS USE THE LATEST FORECASTS...
WATCHES AND WARNINGS FOR PLANNING PURPOSES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE WEB SITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ABQ
OR BY CALLING 1.888.386.7637.

$$

34

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
541 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-181245-
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-
541 AM MST WED DEC 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL WILL BRING SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TO
THE SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT VALLEYS TODAY AND TONIGHT AS
ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM IMPACTS THE AREA. ACCUMULATIONS RANGING FROM
4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS AND GRAND
MESA WITH 1 TO 4 INCHES ACCUMULATING ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS
OF THE FOUR CORNERS REGION AND THE PARADOX VALLEY. ELSEWHERE...
CHANCES FOR SNOW ARE FAIRLY LOW ACROSS NORTHEAST UTAH AND
NORTHWEST COLORADO.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE CHANCE FOR SNOW WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY BEFORE WINDING DOWN
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. EXPECT SNOW TO REDEVELOP SATURDAY
NIGHT...MAINLY OVER THE NORTHERN AND CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS.
SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL IS POSSIBLE OVER THESE AREAS AS PERSISTENT
SNOW LINGERS INTO THE EARLY PART OF THE COMING WEEK.

.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.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
400 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

NMZ502>509-180030-
CHUSKA MOUNTAINS-FAR NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-NORTHWEST HIGHLANDS-
SAN FRANCISCO RIVER VALLEY-SOUTHWEST MOUNTAINS-
WEST CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-WEST CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-WEST CENTRAL PLATEAU-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CUBA...DULCE...EL MORRO...GALLUP...
GLENWOOD...GRANTS...QUEMADO
400 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...
BATCHES OF SPOTTY RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT
PORTIONS OF WESTERN NEW MEXICO THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. SNOW
LEVELS WILL GENERALLY HOVER BETWEEN 6000 AND 6500 FEET WITH A FEW
HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF RAIN EXPECTED BELOW AND A DUSTING TO ANOTHER
HALF INCH OF FRESH SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE. PRECIPITATION IS CURRENTLY
FOCUSED ALONG A QUEMADO TO PIETOWN TO ALAMO LINE WITH ADDITIONAL
ISOLATED ACTIVITY ATTEMPTING TO FILL IN SURROUNDING AREAS. EXPECT
VISIBILITY DOWN TO 3 MILES AT TIMES WITHIN SNOW. SOME SLUSHY AREAS
WILL DEVELOP ALONG SOME SECONDARY ROAD SURFACES. FOR THE LATEST ROAD
CONDITIONS DIAL 5 1 1 OR VISIT NMROADS.COM.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBUQUERQUE NM
400 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

NMZ510>526-529-539-540-180030-
ALBUQUERQUE METRO AREA-CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-
EAST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY-
ESTANCIA VALLEY-JEMEZ MOUNTAINS-LOWER CHAMA RIVER VALLEY-
LOWER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-NORTHEAST HIGHLANDS-
NORTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET/RED RIVER-
SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SANDIA/MANZANO MOUNTAINS-SANTA FE METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL HIGHLANDS-SOUTH CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN SANGRE DE CRISTOS ABOVE 9500 FEET-SOUTHWEST CHAVES COUNTY-
UPPER RIO GRANDE VALLEY-UPPER TULAROSA VALLEY-
WEST SLOPES SANGRE DE CRISTO MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBUQUERQUE...LOS LUNAS...RIO RANCHO...
ANGEL FIRE...MORA...CARRIZOZO...CHAMA...CLINES CORNERS...ELK...
ESPANOLA...GRAN QUIVIRA...LAS VEGAS...LOS ALAMOS...
MORIARTY/ESTANCIA...PECOS...CERRO/QUESTA...PICACHO...RED RIVER...
RUIDOSO...SANDIA PARK/CEDAR CREST...TIJERAS...SANTA FE...SOCORRO...
TAOS
400 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...

BATCHES OF SHOWERS AND SOME AREAS OF STEADY PRECIPITATION WILL
CONTINUE TO IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL TO NORTH CENTRAL NEW MEXICO
THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. SNOW LEVELS WILL GENERALLY HOVER
BETWEEN 5500 AND 6500 FEET WITH A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH OF RAIN
EXPECTED BELOW AND A DUSTING TO ANOTHER COUPLE OF INCHES OF FRESH
SNOW POSSIBLE ABOVE. RAIN WILL IMPACT LOCATIONS NEAR
OSCURO...CARRIZOZO...BERNARDO...BELEN...LOS LUNAS...AND
ALBUQUERQUE...RIO RANCHO...AND BERNALILLO. SOME SNOW MAY OCCASIONALLY
MIX WITH RAIN IN PARTS OF ALBUQUERQUE AND TIJERAS...AND
RUIDOSO...TRANSITIONING TO MOSTLY SNOW NEAR EDGEWOOD...MOUNTAINAIR...
AND SANDIA PARK.. EXPECT VISIBILITY DOWN TO ONE HALF MILE AT
TIMES WITHIN PERIODS OF HEAVIER SNOW. SOME SLUSHY TO SNOW PACKED
AREAS WILL DEVELOP ALONG SOME ROAD AND HIGHWAY SURFACES. FOR THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS DIAL 5 1 1 OR VISIT NMROADS.COM.

$$

52

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LUBBOCK TX
428 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

TXZ021>023-027-028-172330-
PARMER-CASTRO-SWISHER-BAILEY-LAMB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FRIONA...BOVINA...DIMMITT...HART...
TULIA...MULESHOE...LITTLEFIELD...OLTON
428 PM CST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...
LATE THIS AFTERNOON...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS WAS MOVING TO
THE EAST NORTHEAST AT 30 MPH ACROSS THE NORTHWEST SOUTH PLAINS.
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF A TRACE TO A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH MAY
OCCUR WITH THIS ACTIVITY.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
320 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

AZZ501>515-180130-
WESTERN PIMA COUNTY-TOHONO O`ODHAM NATION-
UPPER SANTA CRUZ RIVER VALLEY/ALTAR VALLEY-TUCSON METRO AREA-
SOUTH CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY-SOUTHEAST PINAL COUNTY-
UPPER SAN PEDRO RIVER VALLEY-
EASTERN COCHISE COUNTY BELOW 5000 FEET-UPPER GILA RIVER VALLEY-
WHITE MOUNTAINS OF GRAHAM AND GREENLEE COUNTIES-
GALIURO AND PINALENO MOUNTAINS-CHIRICAHUA MOUNTAINS-
DRAGOON AND MULE AND HUACHUCA AND SANTA RITA MOUNTAINS-
CATALINA AND RINCON MOUNTAINS-BABOQUIVARI MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING...AJO...ORGAN PIPE CACTUS N.M....SELLS...NOGALES...
TUCSON...GREEN VALLEY...MARANA...VAIL...PICACHO PEAK STATE PARK...
MAMMOTH...ORACLE...SIERRA VISTA...BENSON...WILLCOX...DOUGLAS...
CLIFTON...SAFFORD...HANNAGAN MEADOW...MOUNT GRAHAM...
CHIRICAHUA NM...BISBEE...CANELO HILLS...MADERA CANYON...
MOUNT LEMMON...SUMMERHAVEN...KITT PEAK
320 PM MST WED DEC 17 2014

.NOW...
SCATTERED LIGHT TO MODERATE SHOWERS CONTINUED ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA
EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY BE ONE-
QUARTER OF AN INCH OR LESS. SHOWERS WILL TAPPER OFF LATER THIS
EVENING...BEFORE ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM BRINGS MORE VALLEY RAIN
AND MOUNTAIN SNOW TO THE AREA ON THURSDAY.

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