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Colorado, Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 9:36 PM MST on November 22, 2014

Expires 7:00 PM EST on November 24, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST Monday...

* location... the eastern Sawatch Range... the western Mosquito
Range... and Eastern Lake County above 11000 feet.

* Cause and timing... moisture associated with a Pacific jet stream
and an upper level disturbance will bring heavy snow and blowing
snow to the central mountains of the Continental Divide tonight
through the day Sunday. Periods of light to moderate snowfall
will continue across the central mountains through Monday
afternoon.

* Snow accumulation... total snow accumulations of 10 to 20
inches... with locally higher amounts on west facing slopes.

* Wind... west to northwest at 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
Gusts up to 60 mph will be possible at times tonight...
especially along the eastern slopes of the Sawatch Range.

* Impact... travel will be hazardous over Tennessee... Fremont and
Monarch passes 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.





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Arkansas - Tornado Watch , Lake Wind Advisory
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Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
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