Trinidad Vicinity/Western Las Animas County Below 7500 Ft Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 9:21 PM MDT on April 16, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 am MDT Thursday...

* location...western Las Animas and Huerfano counties.

* Cause and timing...a Spring storm system will continue moving across southern Colorado tonight.

* Snow accumulation...2 to 6 inches. The higher totals will be over the higher elevations west of Interstate 25.

* Wind...east 10 to 20 mph.

* Impact...hazardous travel conditions due to a combination of snow...poor visibilities and icy...snow covered roads. Heavy wet snow could break tree limbs and result in power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are planning to travel in the advisory area during the time of the advisory...listen to the latest weather forecast and consider traveling at another time or by another Route.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 11:38 PM MDT on April 16, 2014

The following are preliminary observations for the storm that has been affecting our region. This summary is also available on our webpage http://www.Weather.Gov/Pueblo

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Location storm total time/date comments snowfall of /inches/ measurement

Colorado

...Alamosa County... 2 SSE Alamosa 1.0 1101 PM 4/16 co-op observer

...Custer County... 2 WSW Rosita 1.5 807 PM 4/16 snow began around 5 PM

...El Paso County... 4 WSW Colorado Sprin 4.8 808 PM 4/16 snow began around 5 PM 5 NE Air Force acade 4.8 1049 PM 4/16 trained spotter 6 E Monument 3.3 905 PM 4/16 since 3 PM Monument 3.0 833 PM 4/16 broadcast media Palmer Lake 3.0 833 PM 4/16 broadcast media 2 N Black Forest 3.0 910 PM 4/16 snow began 3 PM Black Forest 2.5 834 PM 4/16 broadcast media 15 N Colorado Spring 2.0 835 PM 4/16 broadcast media

...Huerfano County... 5 WSW Walsenburg 3.0 1010 PM 4/16 since 7 PM Walsenburg 1.0 834 PM 4/16 broadcast media

...Las Animas County... 4 S Spanish Peaks 11.0 1134 PM 4/16 snow began 430 PM

...Pueblo County... 1 SSW Rye 3.6 900 PM 4/16 NWS employee

...Teller County... Divide 7.0 915 PM 4/16 broadcast media 1 WSW Woodland Park 6.5 1137 PM 4/16 trained spotter Woodland Park 6.0 952 PM 4/16 updated snow amount 8 S Florissant 5.0 915 PM 4/16 broadcast media