... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow remains in effect until 5
PM MST Saturday.
* Snow accumulations... expect snowfall accumulations between 3 to
6 inches below 7500 feet and 6 to 10 inches above 7500 feet. The
highest elevations will see accumulations between 12 and 16
inches. Guadalupe County will see a wide range in snow totals
with 1 to 5 inches possible from east to west.
* Timing... snow will increase in intensity today and continue
through much of the day on Saturday.
* Winds... no significant winds are expected with this storm
* Snow levels... snow levels will fluctuate between 5000 and 6500
feet depending on the time of Day. Mountain locales can expect
* Local impacts... heavy wet snow will accumulate on roadways...
especially if snow rates are high. Winter driving conditions
are expected at times... especially above 7500 feet.
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.