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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1130 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ058-060-210300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.W.0015.141221T1800Z-141223T0600Z/
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGE/EAST LAKE COUNTY ABOVE 11000 FT-
EASTERN SAWATCH MOUNTAINS ABOVE 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...CLIMAX...MOSQUITO PASS...INDEPENDENCE PASS...
MT ELBERT...MT MASSIVE
1130 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM SUNDAY TO
11 PM MST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE EASTERN SAWATCH AND WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGES
  ABOVE 11000 FEET...INCLUDING FREMONT...TENNESSEE AND MONARCH
  PASSES.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY...WIND DRIVEN SNOW TO THE REGION SUNDAY AND
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...SNOWFALL OF 1 TO 2 FEET CAN BE EXPECTED
  THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...WITH THE GREATEST AMOUNTS ON WEST
  FACING SLOPES NORTH OF COTTONWOOD PASS.

* WIND...NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH GUSTING TO 50 MPH PRODUCING
  AREAS POOR VISIBILITIES IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE VERY HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW...BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY ARE EXPECTED DUE TO HEAVY
SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW.

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...LISTEN TO
THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER
TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WARNING...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL
KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY WITH YOUR
VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR VEHICLE...RUN
YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE EXHAUST PIPE
IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1012 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT....

.A WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT PARTS OF COLORADO BRINGING SNOW AND
WIND TO MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO. COLD
TEMPERATURES...INCREASED MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL AID IN THE
DEVELOPMENT OF SNOW. HIGH WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH SNOW TO REDUCE
VISIBILITIES OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES. TRAVELERS WILL NEED TO
USE CAUTION AND CONSIDER ALTERING TRAVEL PLANS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY.

COZ031-033-034-210300-
/O.UPG.KBOU.WS.A.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
/O.NEW.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
1012 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DENVER HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
NOON SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING INCREASING
  IN INTENSITY LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO MONDAY
  NIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL SUNDAY EVENING
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* 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
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. VISIBILITIES OVER THE MOUNTAINS AND
  MOUNTAINS PASSES MAY FALL TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...PERSONS PLANNING TRAVEL INTO THE COLORADO HIGH COUNTRY
  SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR DIFFICULT DRIVING CONDITIONS...SLOW
  TRAVEL...SNOW PACKED ROADS...AND POOR VISIBILITY IN SPOTS. CHAIN
  LAWS WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR SEMI-TRAILERS AND BUSES TO
  TRAVEL OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES. HIGH MOUNTAIN PASSES COULD
  BECOME IMPASSABLE DUE TO THE HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS.

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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
418 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

UTZ007>010-202000-
/O.UPG.KSLC.WS.A.0005.141221T0900Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KSLC.WS.W.0009.141221T0700Z-141223T0100Z/
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODRUFF...RANDOLPH...ALTA...BRIGHTON...
MIRROR LAKE HIGHWAY...SCOFIELD
418 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
MST MONDAY ABOVE 7000 FEET...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING ABOVE 7000 FEET FOR HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG
WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE WASATCH AND WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAIN RANGES
  AND THE NORTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF THE WASATCH PLATEAU.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ACCUMULATIONS OF 10 TO 20 INCHES...
  PRIMARILY ABOVE ABOUT 7500 FEET. LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS ARE
  POSSIBLE ABOVE 8000 FEET ACROSS THE WASATCH RANGE.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE WASATCH MOUNTAINS
  TONIGHT...THEN SPREAD SOUTH AND EAST ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE
  NORTHERN MOUNTAINS BY EARLY SUNDAY. RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  HEAVY AT TIMES SUNDAY THROUGH EARLY MONDAY...THEN GRADUALLY
  DECREASE IN INTENSITY AND AREAL COVERAGE MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW LEVELS...SNOW LEVELS AT THE BEGINNING OF THE STORM WILL BE
  NEAR 6000 FEET. SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE TO NEAR 7500 TO 8000 FEET
  SUNDAY MORNING AND REMAIN HIGH SUNDAY NIGHT THEN LOWER AGAIN
  BELOW 6000 FEET ON MONDAY.

* WINDS...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP ALONG RIDGELINES AND
  ACROSS EXPOSED AREAS BY SUNDAY MORNING. WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED. GUSTS OVER 75 MPH
  ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HIGHER RIDGES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW ALONG WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WILL MAKE FOR HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS THROUGHOUT THIS STORM. TRAVEL
  ACROSS THE SUMMITS ALONG MAJOR ROUTES THROUGH THE NORTHERN
  MOUNTAINS WILL BE INITIALLY IMPACTED TONIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY
  THEN SNOW LEVELS WILL RISE ABOVE MOST OF THESE PASSES SUNDAY
  MORNING REDUCING OR ENDING THE IMPACT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS A MIXTURE OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG
WINDS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. DRIVING CONDITIONS MAY BE
HAZARDOUS. USE CAUTION. BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN RESTRICTIONS IN
VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW. KEEP A WINTER STORM SURVIVAL KIT
IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

FOR WINTER ROAD CONDITIONS FROM THE UTAH DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION...VISIT
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX OR DIAL
511.

&&

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ004-013-202230-
/O.UPG.KGJT.WS.A.0020.141221T0700Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0019.141221T0700Z-141223T0700Z/
ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAINS-FLATTOPS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOPONAS...BUFORD...TRAPPERS LAKE
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT. THE
WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS TONIGHT AND WILL INTENSIFY THROUGH
  SUNDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL SUNDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...12 TO 24 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ALONG WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ005-202230-
/O.UPG.KGJT.WS.A.0020.141221T1300Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0019.141221T1300Z-141223T0100Z/
UPPER YAMPA RIVER BASIN-
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM
WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE
  THROUGH MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ009-202230-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0019.141221T1900Z-141223T0100Z/
GRAND AND BATTLEMENT MESAS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...SKYWAY
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS EARLY SUNDAY AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING WITH THE GREATEST
  ACCUMULATIONS GENERALLY EAST OF HIGHWAY 65.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...8 TO 16 INCHES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ010-202230-
/O.UPG.KGJT.WS.A.0020.141221T1300Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0019.141221T1300Z-141223T0700Z/
GORE AND ELK MOUNTAINS/CENTRAL MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ASPEN...VAIL
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT. THE
WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUES THROUGH
  MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL LATE SUNDAY
  AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ALONG NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ012-202230-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WS.W.0019.141221T1300Z-141223T0700Z/
WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRESTED BUTTE...MARBLE
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT
MST MONDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS
IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SUNDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST MONDAY NIGHT.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUES THROUGH
  MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL SUNDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ALONG NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

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

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ARE
EXPECTED OR OCCURRING. STRONG WINDS AND BLOWING SNOW ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...THE COMBINATION OF HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE
SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE MOUNTAINS LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

.VERY MOIST PACIFIC AIR COMBINED WITH STRONG WEST WINDS WILL SET THE
STAGE FOR A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HEAVY UPSLOPE SNOW FOR THE SIERRA MADRE
AND SNOWY RANGES. SNOW WILL BEGIN TO FALL SATURDAY NIGHT WITH SNOWFALL
RATES INCREASING SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY. SNOWFALL TOTALS OF ONE TO
TWO FEET WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THIS PERIOD. THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
WINDS AND HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS THROUGH
AND AROUND THE MOUNTAINS.

WYZ112-114-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WS.A.0015.141221T0700Z-141223T0100Z/
/O.NEW.KCYS.WS.W.0016.141221T0700Z-141223T0100Z/
SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
225 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM
WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT TO 6 PM MST MONDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH
IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP SATURDAY NIGHT AND BECOME HEAVY SUNDAY
  THROUGH MONDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO TWO FEET WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE ALONG WEST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SUSTAINED WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 30 TO
  40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO A
  QUARTER MILE IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL ALONG HIGHWAY 230 BETWEEN WOODS LANDING AND THE
  STATELINE...AND BETWEEN ENCAMPMENT AND THE STATELINE MAY BE
  IMPACTED BY THE WINTRY CONDITIONS. OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS PLANNING
  TO VENTURE OUT INTO THE HIGH COUNTRY WILL WANT TO EXERCISE EXTREME
  CAUTION SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS 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.

&&

$$

JAMSKI


High Wind Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
1031 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING LATE TONIGHT AND LOWER ELEVATION SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND INTENSIFY OVER THE HIGH PLAINS
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...STRENGTHENING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING. AS A RESULT...WINDS WILL INCREASE FOR
THE WIND PRONE AREAS SUCH AS ARLINGTON...BORDEAUX AND THE
INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT BEGINNING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND LASTING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. VERY STRONG WINDS COULD REACH VALLEY
LOCATIONS SUCH AS RAWLINS AND LARAMIE BY MID MORNING SUNDAY AND
PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

WYZ116-117-210145-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.W.0038.141221T1600Z-141222T0700Z/
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...
HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER
1031 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM SUNDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST SUNDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...WINDS WILL BECOME STRONG SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 70 MPH.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. THERE MAY BE A BLOW OVER
  RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG
  INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN LARAMIE AND CHEYENNE DUE TO THE STRONG
  WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE. FOR DETAILED ROAD
AND TRAVEL CONDITIONS IN WYOMING AND NEBRASKA...DIAL 5 1 1.

&&

$$


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ003-202230-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WW.Y.0051.141221T1900Z-141223T0100Z/
ROAN AND TAVAPUTS PLATEAUS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...RIO BLANCO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS SUNDAY MORNING AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  MONDAY AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL LATE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH THE GREATEST
  ACCUMULATIONS EAST OF HIGHWAY 139.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ017>019-202230-
/O.NEW.KGJT.WW.Y.0051.141222T0100Z-141223T0100Z/
UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU AND DALLAS DIVIDE-
NORTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIDGWAY...GLADE PARK...OURAY...
TELLURIDE...LAKE CITY...SILVERTON...RICO...HESPERUS
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST
MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT FROM 6 PM SUNDAY TO 6 PM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPS SUNDAY AND CONTINUES THROUGH LATE MONDAY
  AFTERNOON. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL SUNDAY NIGHT
  THROUGH EARLY MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ALONG NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES. THE GREATEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  EXPECTED TO OCCUR ALONG AND NORTH OF RED MOUNTAIN AND LIZARD
  HEAD PASSES.

* WINDS...WEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN SUMMITS. THE
  COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY
  BELOW 1 MILE 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.

&&

$$


Avalanche Watch


UTZ007>010-210000-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WATCH
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
530 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER.

THIS AVALANCHE WATCH IS FOR THE WASATCH...BEAR RIVER AND WESTERN
UINTA MOUNTAIN RANGES AND FOR THE NORTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF THE
WASATCH PLATEAU.

A WARM WINTER STORM WITH HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL RAPIDLY
INCREASE THE AVALANCHE DANGER BEGINNING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING
THROUGH MONDAY.

MONITOR LATER AVALANCHE STATEMENTS FOR UPDATES ON THESE
INCREASINGLY DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS.

THIS WATCH DOES NOT INCLUDE SKI AREAS OR HIGHWAYS WHERE AVALANCHE
CONTROL IS NORMALLY DONE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.AVALANCHE.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019.

$$


Winter Storm Watch


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
1130 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ059-210300-
/O.CON.KPUB.WS.A.0017.141221T1800Z-141223T0600Z/
LEADVILLE VICINITY/LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FT-
INCLUDING...LEADVILLE
1130 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

* LOCATION...LAKE COUNTY BELOW 11000 FEET...INCLUDING LEADVILLE.

* CAUSE AND TIMING...A STRONG PACIFIC JET STREAM WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY...WIND DRIVEN SNOW TO THE REGION SUNDAY AND
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...SNOWFALL OF 8 TO 12 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT.

* WIND...NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH PRODUCING AREAS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

* IMPACT...TRAVEL MAY BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO A COMBINATION OF
  SNOW... BLOWING SNOW...POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY OR SNOW
  COVERED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR
SEVERE WINTER WEATHER CONDITIONS TO DEVELOP.

WINTER STORMS MAY HAVE STRONG WINDS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO
HEAVY SNOWFALL AND BLOWING SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF OVER
6 INCHES ACROSS THE PLAINS AND HIGH VALLEYS OR OVER 8 INCHES IN
THE MOUNTAINS MAY OCCUR. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL IN THE
WATCH AREA DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...LISTEN TO THE LATEST
WEATHER FORECAST AND CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY
ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL IN OR THROUGH THE WATCH AREA
DURING THE TIME OF THE WATCH...TAKE ALONG A WINTER SURVIVAL KIT.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
1012 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHERN AND NORTH CENTRAL
MOUNTAINS SUNDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT....

.A WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT PARTS OF COLORADO BRINGING SNOW AND
WIND TO MOUNTAINS OF CENTRAL AND NORTH CENTRAL COLORADO. COLD
TEMPERATURES...INCREASED MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL AID IN THE
DEVELOPMENT OF SNOW. HIGH WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH SNOW TO REDUCE
VISIBILITIES OVER HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES. TRAVELERS WILL NEED TO
USE CAUTION AND CONSIDER ALTERING TRAVEL PLANS SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY.

COZ030-032-210300-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.A.0013.141221T1900Z-141223T0700Z/
JACKSON COUNTY BELOW 9000 FEET-
GRAND AND SUMMIT COUNTIES BELOW 9000 FEET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GOULD...NORTH PARK...RAND...SPICER...
WALDEN...DILLON...FRASER...GRANBY...GRAND LAKE...
HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS...KREMMLING
1012 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING INCREASING
  IN INTENSITY SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING INTO MONDAY NIGHT.
  THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL SUNDAY EVENING INTO EARLY
  MONDAY MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 12 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* WIND/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH GUSTING UP TO 35
  MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN SNOW AND ICE PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW AND WIND MAY
  REDUCE VISIBILITY IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ002-014-202230-
/O.EXA.KGJT.WS.A.0020.141221T1900Z-141223T0100Z/
CENTRAL YAMPA RIVER BASIN-UPPER GUNNISON RIVER VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CRAIG...HAYDEN...MEEKER...GUNNISON...
CIMARRON
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A
WINTER STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...4 TO 8 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...DRIFTING SNOW AND
  FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ008-202230-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.A.0020.141221T1900Z-141223T0100Z/
CENTRAL COLORADO RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GLENWOOD SPRINGS...EAGLE...CARBONDALE
329 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP SUNDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO FALL
  SUNDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* IMPACTS...ACCUMULATING SNOW WILL RESULT IN ICY AND SNOW PACKED
  ROADS AND HIGHWAYS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...DRIFTING SNOW AND
  FOG WILL LIMIT VISIBILITY BELOW 1 MILE AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS AND/OR BLOWING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$


High Wind Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
1031 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...STRONG WINDS WILL AFFECT THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING LATE TONIGHT AND LOWER ELEVATION SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP AND INTENSIFY OVER THE HIGH PLAINS
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...STRENGTHENING THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING. AS A RESULT...WINDS WILL INCREASE FOR
THE WIND PRONE AREAS SUCH AS ARLINGTON...BORDEAUX AND THE
INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT BEGINNING LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND LASTING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. VERY STRONG WINDS COULD REACH VALLEY
LOCATIONS SUCH AS RAWLINS AND LARAMIE BY MID MORNING SUNDAY AND
PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

WYZ104-105-109-111-113-115-210145-
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.A.0028.141221T1500Z-141222T0600Z/
FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-SHIRLEY BASIN-
CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-LARAMIE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MUDDY GAP...MEDICINE BOW...RAWLINS...
SINCLAIR...HANNA...BAGGS...DIXON...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...
RIVERSIDE...LARAMIE
1031 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* TIMING...MID MORNING THROUGH LATE EVENING SUNDAY

* WINDS...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS IN
  EXCESS OF 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRANSPORTATION. THERE MAY BE A BLOW OVER
  RISK FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHTWEIGHT VEHICLES TRAVELING ALONG
  INTERSTATE 80 FROM LARAMIE TO RAWLINS DUE TO THESE STRONG
  WINDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST
FORECASTS.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
307 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...PERIODS OF VERY STRONG WIND WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...

.THE APPROACHING STORM SYSTEM WILL INCREASE MOUNTAIN RELATED WIND
OVER THE ABSAROKAS AND CODY FOOTHILLS BEGINNING LATE TONIGHT. WIND
IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN LATE SUNDAY MORNING. ADDITIONALLY...VERY
STRONG WIND IS FAVORABLE TO DEVELOP ACROSS SWEETWATER COUNTY AND
INTO THE FAVORED GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MOST STRONG WIND IS EXPECTED TO WEAKEN LATE
SUNDAY EVENING.

WYZ019-028>030-210000-
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0027.141221T1800Z-141222T0600Z/
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...ROCK SPRINGS...
GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
307 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...STRONG WIND WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
  INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE
  EVENING HOURS. THIS STRONG WIND WILL MOVE OVER THE GREEN
  MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE AS WELL.

* WIND...30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
  SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WIND WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS
  FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING ACROSS THE INTERSTATE 80
  CORRIDOR ON SUNDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


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

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1011 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

AZZ005-009>015-039-040-210700-
MARBLE AND GLEN CANYONS-
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-BLACK MESA AREA-
NORTHEAST PLATEAUS AND MESAS SOUTH OF HWY 264-
1011 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH CENTRAL
ARIZONA...NORTHEAST ARIZONA AND WEST CENTRAL ARIZONA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF FOG WILL AFFECT THE VALLEYS OF NORTHEAST ARIZONA TODAY AND
AGAIN TONIGHT. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 40 FROM EAST
OF FLAGSTAFF TO HOLBROOK...HIGHWAY 89 FROM JUST NORTH OF FLAGSTAFF
TO PAGE...AND HIGHWAY 160 FROM NEAR TUBA CITY TO THE FOUR CORNERS.
DRIVERS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR SUDDEN REDUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY AND
A FEW SLICK SPOTS ON ROADWAYS AS THE FOG FREEZES ONTO THE ROAD
SURFACE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

THE THREAT OF WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.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
604 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ058>089-093>099-211315-
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-
604 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOW CHANCES WILL INCREASE OVER THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO MOUNTAINS
TONIGHT...WITH ONE TO TWO INCHES OF ACCUMULATION EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

HEAVY SNOW...STRONG WINDS OF 20 TO 40 MPH AND POOR VISIBILITIES
CAN BE EXPECTED LATE SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS OF LAKE AND CHAFFEE COUNTIES...AS A STRONG PACIFIC
JET STREAM MOVES ACROSS THE ROCKIES. THIS SYSTEM COULD BRING 1
TO 2 FEET OF SNOW TO THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF EASTERN SAWATCH AND
WESTERN MOSQUITO RANGES THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. TRAVEL ACROSS THE
CENTRAL MOUNTAINS WILL BE HAZARDOUS...ESPECIALLY SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY...WITH EXPECTED BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

OTHER AREAS ALONG THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE AND LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
LAKE COUNTY COULD SEE 4 TO 8 INCHES OR MORE OF SNOWFALL THROUGH
MONDAY NIGHT...WITH SOME WIND DRIVEN SNOWFALL POSSIBLE OVER THE
EASTERN MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...BEHIND AN
ASSOCIATED PASSING COLD FRONT.

ON CHRISTMAS DAY...ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM COULD BRING MORE SNOW
TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN COLORADO. HOWEVER...FORECAST CONFIDENCE OF
SNOWFALL REMAINS LOW...AS THE EXACT TRACK OF THIS WEATHER SYSTEM
IS STILL UP IN THE AIR. STAY TUNED TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN PUEBLO FOR THE LATEST THINKING ON THIS POTENTIAL CHRISTMAS STORM
SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER CONDITIONS THAT MEET REPORTING CRITERIA FOR SPOTTERS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TONIGHT OVER THE SAWATCH AND MOSQUITO MOUNTAINS.

$$

28/23

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
523 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-211300-
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-
523 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS
TODAY...WITH SNOW SHOWERS INCREASING IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY
OVERNIGHT. LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW WILL DEVELOP OVER THE MOUNTAINS NEAR
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NUMEROUS WINTER STORM
WARNINGS...WATCH AND ADVISORIES ARE IN EFFECT BEGINNING TODAY AND
CONTINUING THROUGH MONDAY. PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT
WEATHER.GOV/GJT FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE
MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN COLORADO WITH SNOW SPREADING INTO THE HIGHER
VALLEYS ON WESTERN COLORADO BY SUNDAY EVENING. THE SNOW ENDS LATE
MONDAY WITH SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS UP TO 2 FEET POSSIBLE IN THE
MOUNTAINS WITH UP TO A FOOT POSSIBLE FOR THE HIGHER VALLEYS.

ANOTHER STORM WILL PASS THROUGH THE AREA ON CHRISTMAS DAY BRINGING
A CHANCE OF SNOW TO MUCH OF EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
440 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-211300-
CACHE VALLEY/UTAH PORTION-NORTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
SALT LAKE AND TOOELE VALLEYS-SOUTHERN WASATCH FRONT-
GREAT SALT LAKE DESERT AND MOUNTAINS-WASATCH MOUNTAIN VALLEYS-
WASATCH MOUNTAINS I-80 NORTH-WASATCH MOUNTAINS SOUTH OF I-80-
WESTERN UINTA MOUNTAINS-WASATCH PLATEAU/BOOK CLIFFS-
WESTERN UINTA BASIN-CASTLE COUNTRY-SAN RAFAEL SWELL-
SANPETE/SEVIER VALLEYS-WEST CENTRAL UTAH-SOUTHWEST UTAH-
UTAHS DIXIE AND ZION NATIONAL PARK-SOUTH CENTRAL UTAH-
GLEN CANYON RECREATION AREA/LAKE POWELL-CENTRAL MOUNTAINS-
SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS-SOUTHWEST WYOMING-
440 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF
UTAH AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A MOIST WESTERLY FLOW WILL KEEP A THREAT OF LIGHT VALLEY RAIN AND
MOUNTAIN SNOW ACROSS THE NORTHWEST OUTLOOK AREA TODAY. MOISTURE
WILL INCREASE TONIGHT WITH VALLEY RAIN AND MOUNTAIN SNOW BECOMING
MORE WIDESPREAD ACROSS THE NORTH OVERNIGHT. SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL
IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS ABOVE ABOUT 7000 FEET. STRONG
WINDS WILL ALSO DEVELOP ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND WILL
CREATE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

VALLEY RAIN AND HIGH ELEVATION MOUNTAIN SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE NORTHERN OUTLOOK AREA SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT. HEAVY SNOW
AND STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS AT HIGHER
ELEVATIONS. RAIN IS EXPECTED BELOW ABOUT 7500 TO 8000 FEET
RESULTING IN A REDUCED IMPACT ACROSS THE SUMMITS OF MOST OF THE
MAJOR ROUTES THROUGH THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS.

SNOW LEVELS WILL FALL BACK DOWN TO AROUND 5000 FEET ON MONDAY BUT
PRECIPITATION WILL BE TURNING SHOWERY AND TAPERING OFF DURING THE
DAY AS WELL.

THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF SNOW AGAIN ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
OUTLOOK AREA WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

$$

FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM NOAA/S NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT...
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/SALTLAKECITY/ (ALL LOWER CASE)

FOR INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL ROAD TRAVEL IMPACTS VISIT...
HTTP://WWW.UDOTTRAFFIC.UTAH.GOV/ROADWEATHERFORECAST.ASPX

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
415 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

WYZ101>119-211115-
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
SIERRA MADRE RANGE-UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-SNOWY RANGE-
LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
415 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON OVER THE SNOWY AND SIERRA
MADRE RANGES...BECOMING HEAVIER TONIGHT. WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL INCREASE TONIGHT FOR THE ARLINGTON AND BORDEAUX AREAS WITH
GUSTS TO 60 MPH BY SUNDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

WINDY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE WIND PRONE AREAS OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING SUNDAY AND MONDAY. GUSTS TO 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED FOR ARLINGTON...
BORDEAUX...AND INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT. HIGH WIND WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT.

A PROLONGED SNOW EVENT IS FORECAST FOR THE SIERRA MADRE AND SNOWY
RANGES SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY. SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF ONE TO TWO
FEET ARE EXPECTED...LOCALLY HIGHER ALONG WEST FACING SLOPES. THE
COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS AND SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL WILL RESULT
IN HAZARDOUS TRAVEL THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS. A WINTER STORM WARNING
IS IN EFFECT.

A PACIFIC LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT THE REGION CHRISTMAS DAY
AND FRIDAY. WIDESPREAD SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...HOWEVER ACCUMULATIONS
ARE UNCERTAIN AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE REQUIRED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
328 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-211200-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
328 AM MST SAT DEC 20 2014

...WINTER STORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN WYOMING THIS EVENING
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

...HIGH WIND WATCH FOR THE CODY FOOTHILLS TONIGHT THROUGH 11 AM
SUNDAY...

...HIGH WIND WATCH SOUTHERN WYOMING SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE IN THE LOW LYING AROUND THE WIND RIVER
BASIN AND LANDER FOOTHILLS THIS MORNING...WHICH SHOULD LIFT BY THE
LATE MORNING HOURS.

STRONG WIND IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CODY FOOTHILLS TONIGHT...WITH
GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH POSSIBLE AROUND THE CLARK AREA. PLEASE SEE THE
HIGH WIND WATCH PRODUCT FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS. ADDITIONALLY...
SNOWFALL ACROSS WESTERN WYOMING MAY INTENSIFY DURING THE EVENING
HOURS AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL AND WIND EXPECTED IN
WESTERN WYOMING. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 FEET ARE POSSIBLE IN THE
WESTERN MOUNTAINS WITH THE LOWER ELEVATIONS AND VALLEYS POTENTIALLY
RECEIVING 5 TO 10 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

VERY STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SWEETWATER COUNTY AND INTO THE
GREEN MOUNTAINS/RATTLESNAKE RANGE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. STRONG WINDS
MAY ALSO BLOW SUNDAY NIGHT FROM DUBOIS TO RIVERTON.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH CHRISTMAS DAY...A NEW STORM SYSTEM WILL
DEVELOP TO OUR WEST SPREADING SNOW FROM WEST TO EAST. THE POTENTIAL
FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL IS STILL A POSSIBILITY ACROSS CENTRAL
AND SOUTHWEST WYOMING ON CHRISTMAS DAY. COMPUTER MODELS HAVE
DIVERGED MORE TONIGHT SO STAY TUNED OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS ON
THIS POTENTIAL TRAVEL IMPACTING STORM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO STRONG WINDS IN THE CODY FOOTHILLS
TONIGHT AND SNOWFALL IN THE FAR WEST. THANK YOU.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
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