UT WFO GRAND JUNCTION Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO GRAND JUNCTION Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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WINTER STORM WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Grand Junction CO

1038 AM MST Mon Feb 19 2018

…WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST

TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on difficult

travel conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 5 to 10

inches are expected.

* WHERE…Eastern Uinta Mountains.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow showers of moderate to heavy intensity

can be expected through this evening. Winds gusting as high as

35 mph will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe

winter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep

an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are

calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel

conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with

localized amounts up to 10 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…Eastern Uinta Basin.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow showers of moderate to heavy intensity

can be expected through this evening. Be prepared for

significant reductions in visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are

calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST

TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery road

conditions. In addition, significant reductions in visibility

are expected. Additional snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are

expected.

* WHERE…In Utah, Tavaputs Plateau. In Colorado, Roan and

Tavaputs Plateaus and Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow showers of moderate to heavy intensity

can be expected through this evening. Winds gusting as high as 55

mph will cause widespread blowing and drifting snow.

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.

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST

TUESDAY ABOVE 8000 FEET…

* WHAT…Snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan on slippery road

conditions, including during the evening commute. In addition,

significant reductions in visibility are expected. Additional

snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with localized amounts up

to 10 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…La Sal and Abajo Mountains.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow showers of moderate to heavy intensity

can be expected through this evening. Winds gusting as high as

55 mph will cause widespread blowing and drifting snow.

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.

…WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Heavy snow occurring. Plan on difficult travel

conditions. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 6 inches, with

localized amounts up to 10 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…Eastern Uinta Basin.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Snow showers of moderate to heavy intensity

can be expected through this evening. Be prepared for

significant reductions in visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather

conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep an extra

flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an

emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are

calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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