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

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:24 PM MST on December 22, 2014

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight MST tonight...

* location...the southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains...the upper Huerfano river basin below 7500 ft and western Las Animas County below 7500 ft...including Cuchara...Stonewall...Weston...Spanish Peaks...Walsenburg and Trinidad.

* Cause and timing...a strong Pacific jet stream will bring periods of snow and blowing snow this afternoon through midnight tonight.

* Snow accumulation...3 to 7 inches.

* Wind...north at 10 to 15 mph.

* Impact...travel will be hazardous due to blowing and drifting snow...poor visibilities...and icy...snow covered roads.

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 4:53 PM MST on December 22, 2014

Pueblo high today................. 43 low this morning........... 31 pcpn past 24 hrs........... 0.07 peak wind gust...42 mph from the north at 224 am MST.

Colorado sprgs high today................. 38 low this morning........... 29 pcpn past 24 hrs........... 0.03

Alamosa high today................. 38 low this morning........... 25 pcpn past 24 hrs........... 0.02 peak wind gust...48 mph from the northwest at 214 PM MST.