Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Storm Watch
Statement as of 2:37 PM MDT on April 25, 2015

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Sunday morning through
Monday afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Winter Storm
Watch... which is in effect from Sunday morning through Monday
afternoon.

* Location... the western mosquito and eastern Sawatch ranges above
11000 feet... the La Garita Mountains... and the eastern San
Juans.

* Cause and timing... an upper level storm system is forecast to
move across the Desert Southwest bringing a period of wet...
heavy snowfall to the mountains... generally above 8000 feet. The
best window for heavy wet snowfall will be Sunday afternoon and
Sunday night.

* Snow accumulation... 8 inches or more... with local accumulations
of up to 15 inches across the higher elevations above 10000
feet.

* Wind... northeast to east at 10 to 20 mph.

* Impact... travel will become hazardous due to heavy snow... poor
visibilities and snow covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch is issued when there is the potential for
severe winter weather conditions to develop.

Winter storms may have strong winds and reduced visibility due to
heavy snowfall and blowing snow. Snow accumulations of over
6 inches across the plains and high valleys or over 8 inches in
the mountains may occur. If you are planning to travel in the
watch area during the time of the watch... listen to the latest
weather forecast and consider traveling at another time or by
another Route. If you must travel in or through the watch area
during the time of the watch... take along a winter survival kit.





Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:00 PM MDT on April 25, 2015

Pueblo high today... ... ... ... ... .. 73
                    low this morning... ... ... .. 36
                    pcpn past 24 hrs... ... ... .. 0
                    pk wind 31 mph from W at 937 am MDT.

Colorado sprgs high today... ... ... ... ... .. 67
                    low this morning... ... ... .. 39
                    pcpn past 24 hrs... ... ... .. T
                    pk wind 38 mph from S at 259 PM MDT.

Alamosa high today... ... ... ... ... .. 61
                    low this morning... ... ... .. 23
                    pcpn past 24 hrs... ... ... .. 0
                    pk wind 31 mph from S at 447 PM MDT.



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