Fruita, CO (81521)

12:01 PM MDT on April 26, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Orchard Valley West | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Winter Weather Advisory

Elev 4511 ft 39.17 °N, 108.74 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
57.5 °F
Feels Like 57.5 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 51%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 8:03 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGJT 261753Z VRB04KT 10SM SCT050 12/01 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP099 T01220006 10122 20017 56013
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 5000 ft
Dew Point 40 °F
Humidity 51%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:22 AM 8:03 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KGJT 261753Z VRB04KT 10SM SCT050 12/01 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP099 T01220006 10122 20017 56013

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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 4:30 AM MDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to
6 PM MDT Thursday above 8500 feet...

The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Weather Advisory above 8500 feet for snow, which is in
effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM MDT Thursday. The Winter
Storm Watch is no longer in effect.

* Locations include... Crested Butte and Taylor Park.

* Timing... snow showers increase in coverage and intensity this
evening and will continue through Thursday afternoon.

* Snow accumulation... 4 to 8 inches above 8500 feet with locally
higher amounts.

* Snow level... near 8500 feet this evening, dropping to mountain
bases by Thursday morning. Snow levels lift to near 8500 feet
again Thursday afternoon.

* Winds... west 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Visibility... less than 2 miles in moderate snow and below 1 mile
in heavier showers.

* Impacts... higher elevation roads and highways will become icy
and snow packed with areas of slushy conditions below the
passes. Main impacts primarily above 9000 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.