... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 11 am MST
* timing... periods of snow will continue through Friday morning.
The snow will be heavy at times.
* Total snow accumulations... 1 to 2 feet. Locally higher amounts
* Winds/visibility... winds variable in direction 10 to 20 mph with
gusts up to 30 mph. Visibilities will be reduced to under one
half mile at times in falling snow.
* Impacts... high impacts for travel and outdoor recreation. Expect
extremely dangerous or impossible mountain travel with icy and
snow packed roads and periods of low visibility. Those with
outdoor interests in the snowy and Sierra Madre mountain ranges
should be prepared for severe winter conditions which will be
dangerous and life threatening to anyone caught unprepared.
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of
snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in
an emergency. If you must travel... keep an extra flashlight...
food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.
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Issued: 3:59 AM MST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service