Winter Storm *Warning* - N&W Park County

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Winter Storm *Warning* - N&W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Sun Feb 02, 2020 4:35 pm

...WINTER STORM *WARNING* IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
inches, with the heaviest totals on the eastern slope of the
Front Range. Valleys in Summit County will see lighter amounts
of 3 to 6 inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph Monday, then
diminishing.

* 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 noon Monday to 6 AM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. The hazardous
conditions will impact the Monday evening commute and the
Tuesday morning commute. The cold wind chills as low as 30 below
zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

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 Storm *Warning* - N&W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Sun Feb 02, 2020 9:13 pm

...WINTER STORM *WARNING* REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON MONDAY TO 6 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to
12 inches, with the heaviest totals on the eastern slopes of
the Front Range. Valleys in Summit County will see lighter
amounts of 3 to 6 inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph
Monday, then diminishing.

* 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 noon Monday to 6 AM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel could become very difficult. The hazardous
conditions will impact the Monday evening commute and the
Tuesday morning commute. Cold wind chills as low as 30 below
zero could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30
minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Slow down and use caution while traveling.

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 Storm *Warning* - N&W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Mon Feb 03, 2020 8:13 am

...WINTER STORM *WARNING* REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 AM MST TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
inches. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

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

* WHEN...From noon today to 6 AM MST Tuesday. The heaviest snow
will be this afternoon and evening.

* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy blowing snow
could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous
conditions could impact the evening commute. 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...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions can be obtained by calling 5 1 1 or
visiting www.cotrip.org.

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