Snowy Range Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 9:44 PM MST Jan. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM MST

* timing... through Tuesday afternoon.

* Total snow accumulations... 8 to 14 inches with locally higher
amounts over west facing slopes. Lesser amounts across east
facing slopes.

* Winds/visibility... west to southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts up to 35 mph. Visibilities may fall to below one half
mile at times in falling and blowing snow.

* Impacts... mainly to travel and outdoor recreation. Those with
outdoor interests in the high country will experience
hazardous conditions with low visibilities and falling and
blowing snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that
snow and strong winds will create restricted visibilities and
drifting snow along area roadways. Use caution when traveling...
especially in open areas.