... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 5 am early this
morning to 5 am MST Saturday...
A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 5 am early this
morning to 5 am MST Saturday.
* Location... the eastern Sawatch mountains above 11000 feet...
the western mosquito mountains and Eastern Lake County above
11000 feet... and western Chaffee County between 9000 and 11000
* Cause and timing... a Pacific weather system will move across the
state today... bringing periods of moderate to heavy snow to the
higher elevations through tonight.
* Snow accumulation... 4 to 8 inches... with locally higher
amounts on the higher west facing slopes.
* Impact... icy and snow covered roadways will make travel
hazardous. Visibility will be poor at times under the heavier
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.