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

505 PM 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, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches are

expected.

* WHERE…Eastern Uinta Mountains.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 25 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 REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST

TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Light to moderate snow showers and blowing snow

occurring. Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during

the evening commute. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5

inches are expected.

* WHERE…Eastern Uinta Basin.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Winds gusting as high as 30 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 WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST

TUESDAY…

* WHAT…Light to moderate 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 5 inches, with

localized amounts up to 10 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…Winds gusting as high as 50 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 showers and blowing snow occurring. Plan on

difficult travel conditions, including during the evening

commute. Additional snow accumulations of 5 to 8 inches, with

localized amounts up to 12 inches, are expected.

* WHERE…La Sal and Abajo Mountains.

* WHEN…Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…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.

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