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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ018-019-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Including the cities of Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton,
Rico, and Hesperus
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to
  16 inches with locally higher amounts above 10,000 feet. Winds
  gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan
  Mountains.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult,
  especially over Red Mountain, Lizard Head and Molas Passes.
  Patchy blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ004-009-012-013-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Elkhead and Park Mountains-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Including the cities of Columbine, Hahns Peak, Toponas,
Crested Butte, Taylor Park, Marble, Buford, and Trappers Lake
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to
  16 inches with locally higher amounts. Winds gusting as high
  as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Grand and Battlement Mesas, Flat Tops and West Elk and
  Sawatch Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult,
  especially over mountain passes. Patchy blowing snow could
  significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ014-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WS.W.0001.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Upper Gunnison River Valley-
Including the cities of Gunnison and Cimarron
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8
  inches with heavier amounts over Cerro Summit.

* WHERE...Upper Gunnison River Valley.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 PM MST Friday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHERN NEW MEXICO LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.Snow will begin to impact portions of northern New Mexico tonight
as a quick-moving winter storm system approaches the Four
Corners. This storm will then rapidly progress across northwest
and north central New Mexico during the day Friday. Accumulating
snow is expected to favor the peaks and western slopes of the
northern mountains. Strong west winds will also result in reduced
visibilities due to blowing snow. Snow and winds should be
tapering off Friday evening but colder temperatures will be
widespread.

NMZ510-181200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WS.W.0003.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
San Juan Mountains-
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8
  inches expected below 8500 feet with higher amounts of 6 to 12
  inches in higher elevations. Winds gusting as high as 30 to 40
  mph.

* WHERE...San Juan/Tusas Mountains.

* WHEN...Through 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions and low
  visibility in snow and blowing snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
840 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...MORE SNOW HEADED FOR THE MOUNTAINS...

.A moist Pacific storm system will move into the northern
mountains of Colorado, bringing snow and hazardous winter travel
conditions tonight and Friday. Snow has diminished early this
evening with the initial wave of energy and moisture, however
snow is expected to increase again through the night. Travel
conditions will deteriorate overnight and remain hazardous through
Friday. People planning to travel in the Colorado high country
should be prepared for slick roads, slow travel, and reduced
visibilities in snow and blowing snow. Travel delays and
restrictions over the higher mountains are likely.

COZ031-181145-
/O.CON.KBOU.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Rabbit Ears Pass-
Including the cities of East Slopes Park and Northern Gore
Ranges, Gore Pass, and Rabbit Ears Pass
840 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 15
  inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Rabbit Ears Pass.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will become difficult. Areas of
  blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Conditions
  will be worst late tonight and Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous. 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ007>010-181200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-
Including the cities of Woodruff, Randolph, Alta, Brighton,
Mirror Lake Highway, and Scofield
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 2
  to 6 inches mountain valleys and 1 to 2 feet in the mountains
  expected.

* WHERE...Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs, Western Uinta Mountains,
  Wasatch Mountains South of I-80 and Wasatch Mountains I-80
  North.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult along all
  routes through the warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. If you
must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your
vehicle in case of an emergency.

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE
MOUNTAIN RANGES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY...

...ACCUMULATING SNOW ALSO EXPECTED FOR LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CARBON
COUNTY...

WYZ114-181215-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
/O.EXA.KCYS.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Snowy Range-
Including the cities of Centennial and Albany
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 14 inches.
  Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Snowy Mountain Range.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce
  visibility. Hikers and snowmobilers could easily become
  disoriented and stranded due to the heavy snowfall and limited
  visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe winter
weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible.
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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE
MOUNTAIN RANGES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY...

...ACCUMULATING SNOW ALSO EXPECTED FOR LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CARBON
COUNTY...

WYZ112-181215-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0002.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Sierra Madre Range-
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow. Additional snow accumulations of 12 to 18
  inches. Total snow accumulations of 18 to 24 inches. Winds
  gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Sierra Madre Mountain Range.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce
  visibility. Hikers and snowmobilers could easily become
  disoriented and stranded due to the heavy snowfall and limited
  visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe winter
weather conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible.
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.

&&

$$


Avalanche Warning


UTZ007>010-517-191330-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER SALT LAKE CITY UT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
623 AM MST THU JAN 17 2019

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER.

THE FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER IN SALT LAKE CITY HAS
ISSUED A BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING.

* TIMING...THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH THE MLK HOLIDAY WEEKEND.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHERN AND CENTRAL UTAH, TO
  INCLUDE THE BEAR RIVER RANGE, THE WASATCH RANGE, THE WESTERN
  UINTAS, AND THE MOUNTAINS OF THE MANTI-SKYLINE PLATEAU.

* AVALANCHE DANGER...THE BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE DANGER WILL REACH
  HIGH ON MANY ASPECTS AND ELEVATIONS WITH BOTH NATURAL AND HUMAN
  TRIGGERED AVALANCHES LIKELY.

* REASON/IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS. AVOID BEING ON OR BENEATH STEEP
  SLOPES.

BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD CONSULT WWW.UTAHAVALANCHECENTER.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019 FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS WHERE AVALANCHE HAZARD
REDUCTION MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

$$

UTZ028-181245-

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER MOAB UT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
542 AM MST THU JAN 17 2019

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE FOREST
SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER MOAB UT.

THE FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER IN MOAB HAS ISSUED A
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING.

* TIMING...6 AM MST THURSDAY TO 6 AM MST FRIDAY.

* AFFECTED AREA...THE LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEASTERN
  UTAH.

* AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER HAS RISEN TO HIGH.

* REASON/IMPACTS...RECENT SNOW COMBINED WITH HEAVY SNOW EXPECTED
  TODAY AND TONIGHT WILL LIKELY CREATE WIDESPREAD AREAS OF
  UNSTABLE SNOW AND DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS. BOTH HUMAN
  TRIGGERED AND NATURAL AVALANCHES WILL BE LIKELY. STAY OFF OF AND
  OUT FROM UNDER SLOPES STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES.

BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD CONSULT WWW.UTAHAVALANCHECENTER.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019 FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

$$

NL FOR ET


Winter Weather Advisory


URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ023-025-028-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1600Z/
Eastern Uinta Mountains-Tavaputs Plateau-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-
Including the cities of Manila, Dutch John, and Monticello
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10
  inches with locally higher amounts exceeding a foot in the La
  Sal Mountains. Generally 2 to 4 inches of snow expected for
  the lower elevations including Monticello. Winds gusting as
  high as 40 mph.

* WHERE...Tavaputs Plateau, Eastern Uinta Mountains and La Sal
  and Abajo Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM MST Friday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

For more information from the National Weather Service visit
http://weather.gov/gjt

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ024-181300-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1300Z/
Eastern Uinta Basin-
Including the cities of Vernal and Ballard
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations 3 to 5 inches
  along and north of Highway 40. Lesser amounts expected further
  south.

* WHERE...Eastern Uinta Basin.

* WHEN...Until 6 AM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the evening commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ003-017-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Including the cities of Rio Blanco, Ridgway, and Glade Park
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches.

* WHERE...Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus and Uncompahgre Plateau and
  Dallas Divide.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult,
  especially over Douglas Pass.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ005-010-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Upper Yampa River Basin-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Including the cities of Steamboat Springs, Aspen, Vail,
and Snowmass
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Upper Yampa River Basin and Gore and Elk
  Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM MST Friday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ022-023-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1900Z/
Animas River Basin-San Juan River Basin-
Including the cities of Durango, Bayfield, Ignacio,
and Pagosa Springs
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 6
  inches with locally higher amounts in the foothills. Winds
  gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...San Juan River Basin and Animas River Basin.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ001-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1900Z/
Lower Yampa River Basin-
Including the cities of Rangely and Dinosaur
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph.

* WHERE...Lower Yampa River Basin.

* WHEN...Until noon MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ002-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Central Yampa River Basin-
Including the cities of Craig, Hayden, and Meeker
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 6
  inches.

* WHERE...Central Yampa River Basin.

* WHEN...Until 6 PM MST Friday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ008-181500-
/O.CON.KGJT.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0100Z/
Central Colorado River Basin-
Including the cities of Eagle, Edwards, Glenwood Springs,
Carbondale, and Basalt
1148 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
  inches.

* WHERE...Central Colorado River Basin.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 6 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
  commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1029 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ058>061-064-066-068-181330-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190119T0300Z/
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet-
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
1029 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 12
  inches across the higher elevations with 3 to 6 inches across
  the lower elevations expected. Locally higher amounts are
  possible. Winds gusting as high as 60 mph.

* WHERE...Saguache County West of Continental Divide Below 10000
  Feet, La Garita Mountains and Eastern San Juan Mountains Above
  10000 Feet.

* WHEN...From 6 PM this evening to 8 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will become difficult due to
  snowpacked and icy roads. Blowing snow across the higher peaks
  and passes will significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1029 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ073-075-181330-
/O.CON.KPUB.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190119T0300Z/
Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
1029 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches
  expected with locally higher amounts possible. Winds gusting as
  high as 75 mph, with the strongest winds occurring tonight.

* WHERE...Sangre de Cristo Mountains Above 11000.

* WHEN...From 10 PM this evening to 8 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. Blowing
  snow will significantly reduce visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

Hodanish

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
958 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...Winter Storm Will Impact Western and Southern Wyoming tonight
through Friday Morning...

WYZ028>030-181800-
/O.CON.KRIW.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190118T1800Z/
Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
Including the cities of Rock Springs, Green River, and Wamsutter
958 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches,
  with isolated areas of up to 6 inches possible south of I-80.
  Winds gusting as high as 45 mph after 5am Friday.

* WHERE...Rock Springs and Green River, Flaming Gorge, Point of
  Rocks to Wamsutter.

* WHEN...Until 11 AM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. The
  hazardous conditions could impact the morning and evening
  commutes. Interstate 80 will be impacted by this storm.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHERN NEW MEXICO LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.Snow will begin to impact portions of northern New Mexico tonight
as a quick-moving winter storm system approaches the Four
Corners. This storm will then rapidly progress across northwest
and north central New Mexico during the day Friday. Accumulating
snow is expected to favor the peaks and western slopes of the
northern mountains. Strong west winds will also result in reduced
visibilities due to blowing snow. Snow and winds should be
tapering off Friday evening but colder temperatures will be
widespread.

NMZ502>504-511-181200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-Northwest Highlands-
Jemez Mountains-
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
  inches expected. Locally greater amounts of 6 to 8 inches
  above 9000 feet. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph creating
  blowing snow.

* WHERE...Jemez Mountains, Far Northwest Highlands, Northwest
  Highlands and Chuska Mountains.

* WHEN...Through 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions with low
  visibility in snow and blowing snow. Gusty winds could bring
  down tree branches.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT NORTHERN NEW MEXICO LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.Snow will begin to impact portions of northern New Mexico tonight
as a quick-moving winter storm system approaches the Four
Corners. This storm will then rapidly progress across northwest
and north central New Mexico during the day Friday. Accumulating
snow is expected to favor the peaks and western slopes of the
northern mountains. Strong west winds will also result in reduced
visibilities due to blowing snow. Snow and winds should be
tapering off Friday evening but colder temperatures will be
widespread.

NMZ512>515-181200-
/O.CON.KABQ.WW.Y.0005.190118T0600Z-190119T0300Z/
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
957 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches
  expected with locally higher amounts of a foot on peaks over
  10,000 feet. Winds gusting as high as 45 to 60 mph creating
  blowing snow.

* WHERE...Sangre de Cristo Mountains of New Mexico.

* WHEN...From 11 PM this evening to 8 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. Patchy
  blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty winds
  could bring down tree branches.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

The latest road conditions for New Mexico can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1 or 1-800-432-4269.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Denver CO
840 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...MORE SNOW HEADED FOR THE MOUNTAINS...

.A moist Pacific storm system will move into the northern
mountains of Colorado, bringing snow and hazardous winter travel
conditions tonight and Friday. Snow has diminished early this
evening with the initial wave of energy and moisture, however
snow is expected to increase again through the night. Travel
conditions will deteriorate overnight and remain hazardous through
Friday. People planning to travel in the Colorado high country
should be prepared for slick roads, slow travel, and reduced
visibilities in snow and blowing snow. Travel delays and
restrictions over the higher mountains are likely.

COZ033-034-181145-
/O.CON.KBOU.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow Range-
The Mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the
Indian Peaks-
Including the cities of Cameron Pass,
Laramie and Medicine Bow Mountains, Rabbit Ears Range,
Rocky Mountain National Park, Willow Creek Pass, Berthoud Pass,
Breckenridge, East Slopes Mosquito Range,
East Slopes Southern Gore Range, Eisenhower Tunnel, Indian Peaks,
Kenosha Mountains, Mount Evans, Williams Fork Mountains,
and Winter Park
840 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected, heaviest later tonight and Friday morning.
  Total snow accumulations of 5 to 10 inches expected. Winds
  gusting as high as 50 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...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult. Patchy
  blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Conditions
  will be worst late tonight and Friday morning.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause travel difficulties. Expect 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ011-012-181100-
/O.EXT.KSLC.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1100Z/
Western Uinta Basin-Castle Country-
Including the cities of Duchesne, Roosevelt, Price, Castle Dale,
and Emery
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3
  inches expected.

* WHERE...Western Uinta Basin and Castle Country.

* WHEN...Until 4 AM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult along all
  routes through the advisory area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ517-518-181200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190118T1800Z/
Central Mountains-Southern Mountains-
Including the cities of Cove Fort, Koosharem, Fish Lake, Loa,
Panguitch, and Bryce Canyon
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 8 to 20
  inches expected.

* WHERE...Central Mountains and Southern Mountains.

* WHEN...Until 11 AM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult along all
  routes through the advisory area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ002>004-181200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0005.190118T0400Z-190119T0000Z/
Northern Wasatch Front-Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-
Southern Wasatch Front-
Including the cities of Brigham City, Ogden, Bountiful,
Salt Lake City, Tooele, Lehi, Provo, and Nephi
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 4
  inches valley floor and 3 to 6 inches bench areas expected.

* WHERE...Northern Wasatch Front, Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys
  and Southern Wasatch Front.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery and snow packed road
  conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the Friday
  morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ006-WYZ021-181200-
/O.CON.KSLC.WW.Y.0005.190118T0400Z-190119T0000Z/
Wasatch Mountain Valleys-Southwest Wyoming-
Including the cities of Huntsville, Park City, Heber City,
and Evanston
239 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 5 PM MST FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Additional snow accumulations of 2 to 7
  inches expected.

* WHERE...In Wyoming, Southwest Wyoming. In Utah, Wasatch
  Mountain Valleys.

* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery and snow packed road
  conditions. The hazardous conditions could impact the Friday
  morning commute.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

For winter road conditions from the Utah Department of
Transportation, visit
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx or dial
511.

For winter road conditions from the Wyoming Department of
Transportation, visit http://www.wyoroad.info or dial 511.

&&

$$

For more information from NOAA/National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential travel impacts visit...
http://udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...HEAVY MOUNTAIN SNOW LIKELY FOR THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE
MOUNTAIN RANGES THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY...

...ACCUMULATING SNOW ALSO EXPECTED FOR LOWER ELEVATIONS OF CARBON
COUNTY...

WYZ109>111-113-181215-
/O.CON.KCYS.WW.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-190119T0000Z/
Central Carbon County-North Snowy Range Foothills-
Southwest Carbon County-Upper North Platte River Basin-
Including the cities of Rawlins, Arlington, Elk Mountain, Baggs,
Saratoga, and Encampment
131 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
FRIDAY...

* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 5
  inches. Winds gusting as high as 45 mph.

* WHERE...Lower elevations of Carbon county including Rawlins,
  Saratoga, and the Interstate 80 corridor near Arlington and
  Elk Mountain.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Friday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Expect hazardous travel conditions due to
  icy and snow covered roads and low visibilities in falling and
  blowing 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.
Expect 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.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
238 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...STRONG AND POTENTIALLY DAMAGING WINDS LIKELY OVER PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL AND EASTERN NEW MEXICO ON FRIDAY...

.A potent trough of low pressure will drop into New Mexico on
Friday with a strong jet streak aloft and a deepening lee-side
surface low accompanying. The strong pressure gradient that will
take shape over New Mexico will lead to very strong winds, with
the strongest winds generally across the higher terrain south of
Interstate 40. Occasional gusts of 55 to 65 mph are forecast with
possible wind damage to trees, utility poles, and roofs.

NMZ501-506-507-519-520-529-532-181100-
/O.NEW.KABQ.WI.Y.0004.190118T1500Z-190119T0100Z/
Northwest Plateau-West Central Mountains-West Central Highlands-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Northeast Highlands-
Eastern San Miguel County-
238 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO 6 PM MST FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a Wind
Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM to 6 PM MST Friday.

* LOCATION...Northwest Plateau, West Central Mountains and
  Highlands, Middle and Lower Rio Grande Valley, Albuquerque
  Metro, Northeast Highlands and Eastern San Miguel County.

* WINDS...West to northwest at 25 to 40 mph with occasional gusts
  to between 50 and 55 mph.

* TIMING...Winds will strengthen early morning, peak during the
  afternoon hours, then decrease early evening.

* VISIBILITY...Local reductions to 5 miles in blowing dust is
  possible. Blowing snow may reduce visibility to 3 miles or less
  across the Northwest Plateau, West Central Mountains and
  Highlands.

* LOCAL IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds will exist on southwest-to-
  northeast oriented roads. High profile vehicles will be exposed
  to very difficult driving conditions. Lightweight and loose
  objects may become airborne.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should exercise caution while travelling. Sudden gusts
of wind may cause you to lose control of your vehicle. Extra
attention should be given to cross winds.

&&

$$


Avalanche Watch


COZ004-009-010-012-013-017>019-031-066-068-181900-

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WATCH
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
554 AM MST THU JAN 17 2019

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

AVALANCHE WATCH FOR THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS, THE WESTERN PORTIONS OF
THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS, and THE STEAMBOAT AND FLAT TOPS ZONE.


* TIMING...Issued at 6 AM MST on Tuesday January 17th for very
  dangerous avalanche conditions to begin Thursday evening and
  continue through Friday January 18th

* AFFECTED AREA...the San Juan Mountains, San Miguel Mountains, Rico
  Mountains, Uncompahgre Plateau, Dallas Divide, La Garita
  Mountains, La Plata Mountains, Needle Mountains, Grenadier Range,
  Elk and West Elk Mountains, Ruby Range, the Grand Mesa, the Park
  Range, and the Flat Top Mountains

* AVALANCHE DANGER...A HIGH(Level 4) avalanche danger will begin
  overnight if the forecast verifies.

* REASON...A powerful Winter storm will impact the Colorado high
  country over the next 36 hours. Expect a heavy snow load on a weak
  snowpack beginning late Thursday and continuing through Friday.
  The avalanche danger will rise rapidly. Avalanches will be large,
  easy to trigger and will release naturally.


* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Backcountry travel in
  avalanche terrain is not advised beginning Thursday evening. As
  heavy snow continues overnight, natural avalanche will release
  naturally and may run from mountain tops to valley floors.

Consult www.colorado.gov/avalanche for detailed information.

Lazar

$$

UTZ028-180845-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WATCH
FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER MOAB UT
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
142 AM MST THU JAN 17 2019

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE FOREST
SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER MOAB UT.

THE FOREST SERVICE UTAH AVALANCHE CENTER IN MOAB HAS ISSUED A
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WATCH.

*TIMING...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MST THIS MORNING TO 6 AM MST
 FRIDAY.

*AFFECTED AREA...THE LA SAL AND ABAJO MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEASTERN
 UTAH.

*AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER FOR THE WATCH AREA IS
 EXPECTED TO RISE TO HIGH.

*IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW WILL CREATE
 WIDESPREAD AREAS OF UNSTABLE SNOW. THE AVALANCHE DANGER WILL
 REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH BOTH HUMAN TRIGGERED AND
 NATURAL AVALANCHES BECOMING LIKELY. TRAVEL IN AVALANCHE TERRAIN
 IS NOT RECOMMENDED. STAY OFF OF AND OUT FROM UNDER SLOPES
 STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES.

BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD CONSULT WWW.UTAHAVALANCHECENTER.ORG
OR CALL 1-888-999-4019 FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

$$

NL FOR ET


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Pueblo CO
1033 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ058>089-093>099-190545-
Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Feet-
Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Feet-
Eastern Sawatch Mountains Above 11000 Feet-
Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet-
Central Chaffee County Below 9000 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-
Del Norte Vicinity/Northern San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Alamosa  Vicinity/Central San Luis Valley Below 8500 Feet-
Southern San Luis Valley-
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-
Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 Feet-
Wet Mountains Above 10000 Feet-
Teller County/Rampart Range Above 7500 Feet/Pikes Peak Between
7500 And 11000 Feet-Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet-
Canon City Vicinity/Eastern Fremont County-
Northern El Paso County/Monument Ridge/Rampart Range Below
7500 Feet-
Colorado Springs Vicinity/Southern El Paso County/Rampart Range
Below 7400 Feet-Pueblo Vicinity/Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet-
Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Feet-
Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Feet-
Crowley County-La Junta Vicinity/Otero County-
Eastern Las Animas County-Western Kiowa County-
Eastern Kiowa County-Las Animas Vicinity/Bent County-
Lamar Vicinity/Prowers County-Springfield Vicinity/Baca County-
1033 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

Moderate to heavy wind driven snow will continue tonight, with
the heaviest snow impacting the Continental Divide. The Sawatch
and Mosquito ranges, and eastern San Juans mountains could see 4
to 8 inches by early Friday morning, with 1 to 3 inches across the
La Garita mountains and the crest of the Sangre De Cristos. Snow
showers will also spread into the adjacent valleys where an inch
or two will be possible by early Friday morning.

Strong west winds will spread across the mountain tops through 3
AM Friday morning. Mountain areas will see gusts 50 to 65 mph,
which will cause areas of blowing and drifting snow. Areas along
the Southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains will see the strongest
winds, with gusts in excess of 70 mph are likely along the
immediate eastern slopes. Some of these stronger winds will
likely spread down the lee slopes into the southern Interstate 25
corridor causing strong cross winds for high profile vehicles into
Friday morning. Extreme caution is advised while driving in this
area.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

The upper level storm system will move across the state Friday,
continuing to bring additional snow to the higher peaks of the
Continental Divide as well as the southeast mountains. Total
snowfall amounts through Friday are forecast to range from 5 to 12
inches for the peaks of the Continental Divide, and 4 to 8 inches
for the peaks of the Sangre de Cristo mountains. Strong north
winds will be possible with this storm, with gusts as high as 40
to 50 mph across the eastern plains Friday afternoon and evening.

Extended models indicate another system will affect the state
Monday and Tuesday, with additional new snowfall expected for area
mountains.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will be
likely across the mountains tonight.

$$

Hodanish

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Salt Lake City UT
331 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

UTZ001>016-019>021-517-518-WYZ021-181400-
Cache Valley/Utah Portion-Northern Wasatch Front-
Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys-Southern Wasatch Front-
Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains-Wasatch Mountain Valleys-
Wasatch Mountains I-80 North-Wasatch Mountains South of I-80-
Western Uinta Mountains-Wasatch Plateau/Book Cliffs-
Western Uinta Basin-Castle Country-San Rafael Swell-
Sanpete/Sevier Valleys-West Central Utah-Southwest Utah-
Utahs Dixie and Zion National Park-South Central Utah-
Glen Canyon Recreation Area/Lake Powell-Central Mountains-
Southern Mountains-Southwest Wyoming-
331 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the western two thirds of
Utah and southwest Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight

Ponding of water on roadways will be possible ahead of a cold
front which will cross the state from north to south tonight.
Precipitation will change to all snow, causing additional travel
impacts. These will likely continue through the Friday morning
commute.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Snow is expected to diminish through the day Friday with continued
travel impacts especially on the benches and mountain passes.

After a break this weekend, the next storm looks to bring another
round of snow and colder temperatures to begin next week.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.

$$

For more information from NOAA/s National Weather Service visit...
http://weather.gov/saltlakecity

For information on potential road travel impacts visit...
http://www.udottraffic.utah.gov/roadweatherforecast.aspx

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

WYZ101>108-115>119-182100-
Converse County Lower Elevations-Niobrara County-
North Laramie Range-Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-
Shirley Basin-Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
East Platte County-Goshen County-Laramie Valley-
South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of east central
Wyoming...south central Wyoming and southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Periods of light snow will develop tonight and Friday.
Accumulations up to an inch are expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Strong westerly winds will develop over the wind prone areas
of southeast Wyoming late Friday night and continue through
Sunday afternoon. Gusts to 60 mph will be possible.

Widespread snow will occur Monday. Light accumulations are
expected.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be required.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

WYZ112-114-182100-
Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Heavy mountain snow and blowing snow is likely over the Snowy and
Sierra Madre mountain ranges through Friday. Winter Storm Warnings
are in effect. Please refer to the appropriate hazard products for
more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Periods of light snow and blowing snow is expected Saturday.
Widespread snow will occur Monday.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts and significant
winter conditions to the National Weather Service in Cheyenne.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

WYZ109>111-113-182100-
Central Carbon County-North Snowy Range Foothills-
Southwest Carbon County-Upper North Platte River Basin-
146 PM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of south central
Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Snow and blowing snow is expected west of the Laramie Range through
Friday. Winter Weather Advisories remain in effect. Please refer to
the appropriate hazard products for more details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Widespread snow will occur Monday. Light accumulations are
expected.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts and significant
winter conditions to the National Weather Service in Cheyenne.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Denver/Boulder CO
1109 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ030>051-181815-
Jackson County Below 9000 Feet-
West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet-
Grand and Summit Counties Below 9000 Feet-
South and East Jackson/Larimer/North and Northeast Grand/
Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet-
South and Southeast Grand/West Central and Southwest Boulder/
Gilpin/Clear Creek/Summit/North and West Park Counties Above
9000 Feet-Larimer and Boulder Counties Between 6000 and 9000 Feet-
Jefferson and West Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet/Gilpin/Clear
Creek/Northeast Park Counties Below 9000 Feet-
Central and Southeast Park County-
Larimer County Below 6000 Feet/Northwest Weld County-
Boulder And Jefferson Counties Below 6000 Feet/West Broomfield
County-
North Douglas County Below 6000 Feet/Denver/West Adams and
Arapahoe Counties/East Broomfield County-
Elbert/Central and East Douglas Counties Above 6000 Feet-
Northeast Weld County-Central and South Weld County-Morgan County-
Central and East Adams and Arapahoe Counties-
North and Northeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/North Lincoln
County-
Southeast Elbert County Below 6000 Feet/South Lincoln County-
Logan County-Washington County-Sedgwick County-Phillips County-
1109 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...MORE SNOW AND WIND FOR THE MOUNTAINS TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

This hazardous weather outlook is for northeast and north central
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow will spread across the mountains late this afternoon and
evening as a moist Pacific storm system reaches the state. Snow
will become heavy at times, first in the Rabbit Ears Pass area
this evening, and later tonight into Friday morning in the I-70
Mountain Corridor. Travelers should expect snow covered roads,
especially over the higher mountains, and be prepared for possible
delays. Before the snow arrives, winds will gust in the 40 to 50
mph range over most of the higher mountains, and up to 65 mph
above timberline in the Front Range. These winds will diminish
somewhat tonight, though the higher elevations will still be
windy.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Snow will continue in the mountains on Friday with a chance of
light snow across the plains, mainly in the afternoon. For the
plains, light accumulations of 1 to 2 inches may occur south of
I-76. It will turn colder and windy on Friday with 40 to 50 mph
gusts on the plains and temperatures in the 30s. The threat of snow
will end on the plains in the evening. In the mountains light
snow will continue Friday evening then diminish by early
Saturday.

Dry and warmer weather will return for the weekend with highs once
again in the 40s and upper 50s. Another weather system may bring
more snow and colder temperatures for the region late Monday into
Tuesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight. However,
any reports of accumulating snow from the high country will be
appreciated.

$$

Gimmestad/Bowen

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
451 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-181200-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
451 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Snow will develop over eastern Utah this morning and will spread
eastward across western Colorado this afternoon. The heaviest snow
is expected tonight bringing from 5 to 10 inches of new snow by
Friday morning. Gusty winds will result in blowing and drifting
snow which will create travel difficulties, and may result in
localized hazardous driving conditions.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Snow will continue, mainly over the northern and central mountains
of Colorado. Storm total snowfall is expected to range between 8
and 16 inches with locally higher amounts. The mountains of
eastern Utah along with the plateaus of western Colorado and the
southwest San Juan Mountains can expect snowfall amounts of 6 to
12 inches from this storm. The lower elevations of northwest
Colorado, the upper Colorado River Valley, the Gunnison basin and
lower elevations of La Plata and Archuleta counties could see 3 to
6 inches of snow from this event.

The next chance for snow arrives Monday and possibly again on
Wednesday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected today or tonight, however
spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts to the
National Weather Service in Grand Junction.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Albuquerque NM
334 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

NMZ501>540-181200-
Northwest Plateau-Chuska Mountains-Far Northwest Highlands-
Northwest Highlands-West Central Plateau-West Central Mountains-
West Central Highlands-Southwest Mountains-
San Francisco River Valley-San Juan Mountains-Jemez Mountains-
West Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-
Northern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet/Red River-
Southern Sangre de Cristos above 9500 feet-
East Slopes Sangre de Cristo Mountains-Upper Rio Grande Valley-
Lower Chama River Valley-Santa Fe Metro Area-
Middle Rio Grande Valley/Albuquerque Metro Area-
Lower Rio Grande Valley-Sandia/Manzano Mountains-Estancia Valley-
Central Highlands-South Central Highlands-Upper Tularosa Valley-
South Central Mountains-Raton Ridge/Johnson Mesa-
Far Northeast Highlands-Northeast Highlands-Union County-
Harding County-Eastern San Miguel County-Guadalupe County-
Quay County-Curry County-Roosevelt County-De Baca County-
Chaves County Plains-Eastern Lincoln County-Southwest Chaves County-
334 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of north and central
New Mexico.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

No hazardous weather is expected today. A winter storm system will
enter into northwest New Mexico tonight with snow accumulations of 4
to 9 inches atop the higher terrain into Friday morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Winter storm conditions will spread over northern New Mexico Friday
morning with strong west to northwest winds producing patchy blowing
snow atop the higher terrain. Snow accumulations of 4 to 9 inches
will be likely atop the northern mountains with up to a foot atop the
San Juan/Tusas Mountains. Strong west to northwest winds 35 to 45 mph
with gusts 45 to 60 mph will also reach down across the southern
half of New Mexico Friday afternoon with the strongest winds
focusing over the South Central Highlands and Southeast Plains.
Meanwhile, a backdoor cold front will also bring strong northerly
winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph to the Northeast
Plains Friday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts through the
National Weather Service Albuquerque web site at weather.gov/abq
or by calling 1.888.386.7637.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Riverton WY
202 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

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Yellowstone National Park-Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-
North Big Horn Basin-Southwest Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
Northeast Johnson County-Southeast Johnson County-
Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-Jackson Hole-
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Natrona County Lower Elevations-Casper Mountain-Star Valley-
Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-Upper Green River Basin Foothills-
Upper Green River Basin-South Lincoln County-
Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
202 AM MST Thu Jan 17 2019

...Winter Storm Warnings for the Teton, Salt/Wyoming Ranges and
Lincoln County from 5 AM Thursday until 11 AM Friday...

...Winter Weather Advisories for the Rest of West and Southwest
Wyoming Thursday through Friday Morning...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Moderate to heavy snow developing across west and southwest
Wyoming this morning, tapering off late tonight. Brief periods of
blowing snow will occur this afternoon, before ending this
evening, over portions of eastern Sweetwater and southern Natrona
counties. Please see Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather
Advisories for the latest information.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday

Friday and Friday night...Snow continuing Friday morning, ending
over most areas by the afternoon. Light snow will continue over
northwest portions Friday night.

Saturday and Saturday night...Periods of steady snow over
northwest portions.

Sunday night and Monday...Snow developing over the west Sunday
night and spreading east of the Divide Monday.

Tuesday and Wednesday...A chance of snow in the western mountains
and far west valleys.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts.

$$

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