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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
912 PM MST Sat Feb 16 2019


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Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
912 PM MST Sat Feb 16 2019

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 18
inches with up to 2 feet possible across the higher peaks.

* WHERE...The eastern Sawatch and western Mosquito range, the La
Garita and Eastern San Juan Mountains, the Upper Rio Grande
Valley and northwest Sawatch county, the Sangre De Cristo
mountains, the Wet Mountain Valley, Western and central Fremont
county, and Pikes Peak above 11000 feet.

* WHEN...From Sunday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon with
heaviest falling Sunday night through Monday morning, and
another round falling Monday night through Tuesday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Expect deteriorating travel conditions
Sunday night with slick and snowpacked roads expected through
Tuesday. Travel could be very difficult to impossible at
times...especially for the morning commutes. 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 Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snowfall, that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
307 PM MST Sat Feb 16 2019

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Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Western Mosquito Range/East Chaffee County Above 9000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Upper Rio Grande Valley/Eastern San Juan Mountains Below
10000 Feet-Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Feet-
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500 Feet-
Western/Central Fremont County Below 8500 Feet-
Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
307 PM MST Sat Feb 16 2019

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet
possible.

* WHERE...The mountains along the Continental Divide, the
Mosquito Mountains, the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Pikes Peak,
the Waugh Mountain region, and northwestern Fremont County

* WHEN...From Sunday evening through Tuesday afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
508 AM MST SAT FEB 16 2019

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED A SPECIAL
AVALANCHE ADVISORY FOR ALL OF THE COLORADO MOUNTAINS

* TIMING...In effect from 6 AM Saturday, February 16th until 6 AM
Tuesday, February 18th

* WHERE...This special avalanche advisory is for all ten Colorado
Avalanche Information Center backcountry forecast zones

* WHY...A strong storm on Friday night brought 1 to 2 feet of dense
snow with strong winds to many mountain locations. Snow and wind
continues through the weekend. Backcountry travelers can trigger
large and dangerous avalanches in many areas of Colorado.
Avalanches can break in the new storm snow or deeper, entraining
the whole season's snowpack.

* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Backcountry travelers should
consult www.colorado.gov/avalanche for a specific zone avalanche
forecast before heading into the backcountry. All backcountry
travelers should carry appropriate avalanche rescue gear and avoid
avalanche terrain identified to be dangerous in the CAIC avalanche
forecast.


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