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Colorado, Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:47 PM MDT on March 28, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 29, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM this evening
to noon MDT Wednesday...

* location... the northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains below 11000
feet... the Wet Mountain Valley... and the Wet Mountains below
10000 feet.

* Cause and timing... a very moist storm system will track slowly
east across central New Mexico into Texas through
Wednesday... spreading heavy snow into the region tonight through
Wednesday morning.

* Snow accumulation... 8 to 16 inches with up to 2 feet possible on
the northeast facing slopes.

* Wind... northeast at 15 to 30 mph resulting in areas of blowing
snow and poor visibility.

* Impact... travel will be hazardous due to heavy snow, blowing
snow, poor visibilities and snow covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. 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.





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