Winter Weather Advisory - N & W Park Co - Expired

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Winter Weather Advisory - N & W Park Co - Expired

Post by ParkBull » Sat Mar 03, 2018 5:41 pm

...Snow and strong winds Sunday afternoon through Monday morning...

.Light to moderate snowfall will develop over the north central
mountains of Colorado Sunday afternoon as a storm system moves
across the region. Expect a rapid deterioration in road conditions
in the northern mountains with snow, blowing snow and falling
temperatures Sunday afternoon. Snowfall will continue in the high
country of north central Colorado until Monday morning. The snow
will be heaviest in Park Range and other mountain areas north of
Interstate 70.

Strong winds will also occur, strongest along and east of the
Continental Divide Sunday night into Monday morning. Areas and
drifting snow can be expected, especially over the higher
mountain passes. The snow will decrease on Monday but strong gusty
winds will persist through the day.

Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range-
The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the
Indian Peaks-
Including the cities of 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,
and Winter Park
303 PM MST Sat Mar 3 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM SUNDAY TO 11 AM
MST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected, heaviest north of Interstate 70 and west
of the Continental Divide. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6
inches. West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 60 mph,
strongest along and east of the Continental Divide after
midnight. Areas of blowing and drifting snow.

* WHERE...Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow
Range and The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range,
and the Indian Peaks.

* WHEN...From 3 PM Sunday to 11 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Be
prepared for reduced visibilities at times. The cold wind
chills as low as 25 below zero could cause frostbite on
exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Re: Winter Weather Advisory - N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Sun Mar 04, 2018 8:15 am

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 10 AM MST MONDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations
of 3 to 7 inches are expected.

* WHERE...Rabbit Ears Pass, Rocky Mountain National Park and the
Medicine Bow Range and The Mountains of Summit County, the
Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks.

* WHEN...From 2 PM this afternoon to 10 AM MST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. In
addition, significant reductions in visibility are likely.
Winds gusting as high as 60 mph will cause widespread blowing
and drifting snow. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below
zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.

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