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Colorado, Southwest San Juan Mountains

Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 11:17 PM MDT on March 27, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EDT on March 29, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MDT
Wednesday above 9000 feet...

* locations include... Telluride, Silverton, and Rico.

* Timing... light snow or a rain and snow mix will continue,
changing to all snow by morning and picking up in intensity.
Snow will continue through late Wednesday morning, though there
will be lulls along with the moderate to heavy snow at times.

* Snow accumulation... 8 to 14 inches with locally higher amounts
above 10,000 feet.

* Snow level... 8000 feet lowering to around 6500 feet by Wednesday
morning. Snow levels may rise during the afternoon. Significant
snow accumulations will be mainly above 9000 feet, with lesser
amounts below.

* Winds... southwest 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph,
switching to northwest by Tuesday morning.

* Visibility... lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
heavier snow showers.

* Impacts... high elevation roadways will become slick and
snowpacked, especially US-550 over Molas Pass and Red Mountain
Pass as well as Lizard Head Pass on Hwy 145. In addition, snow
and areas of blowing snow will reduce visibility.

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.





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Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Watch
Iowa - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Nebraska - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Watch, Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning
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North Carolina - Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Special Statement
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Tennessee - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
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Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Washington - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Special Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Dense Fog Advisory

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