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Colorado, La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:41 PM MST on February 26, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EST on March 01, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning in effect from noon Monday to midnight
MST Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for snow and blowing snow, which is in effect from noon
Monday to midnight Tuesday night. This upgrades and replaces the
Winter Storm Watch that was in effect.

* Location... the western mosquito and eastern sawatch mountains
above 11000 feet... western Chaffee County between 9000 and
11000 feet... the La Garita and eastern San Juan Mountains
above 10000 feet... including Fremont... Monarch... north
cochetopa... Wolf Creek and Cumbres passes.

* Cause and timing... a Pacific storm system will move through the
region Monday through Tuesday evening.

* Snow accumulation... 10 to 20 inches.

* Wind... southwest 15 to 30 gusting to 50 mph causing areas of
blowing snow and poor visibility.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather conditions
are expected. Significant amounts of snow and wind will make travel
dangerous. Postpone or reroute travel if possible. If you must travel,
carry winter survival gear such as food, water, extra clothes, blankets,
a flashlight, shovel, phone and portable charger.






341 PM MST sun Feb 26 2017

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from noon Monday to midnight
MST Tuesday night...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Winter Storm
Warning for snow and blowing snow, which is in effect from noon
Monday to midnight Tuesday night. This upgrades and replaces the
Winter Storm Watch that was in effect.

* Location... the western mosquito and eastern sawatch mountains
above 11000 feet... western Chaffee County between 9000 and
11000 feet... the La Garita and eastern San Juan Mountains
above 10000 feet... including Fremont... Monarch... north
cochetopa... Wolf Creek and Cumbres passes.

* Cause and timing... a Pacific storm system will move through the
region Monday through Tuesday evening.

* Snow accumulation... 10 to 20 inches.

* Wind... southwest 15 to 30 gusting to 50 mph causing areas of
blowing snow and poor visibility.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

This Winter Storm Warning means that severe winter weather conditions
are expected. Significant amounts of snow and wind will make travel
dangerous. Postpone or reroute travel if possible. If you must travel,
carry winter survival gear such as food, water, extra clothes, blankets,
a flashlight, shovel, phone and portable charger.





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