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Colorado, Walsenburg Vicinity/Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 11:36 AM MDT on April 28, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 10 PM this evening
to 6 am MDT Sunday...

* location... the southern I-25 corridor of Huerfano and western
Las Animas counties, including the cities of Walsenburg and
Trinidad and the southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

* Cause and timing... snow will develop this evening, with a period
of heavy snow late tonight and through the day Saturday. Lighter
snow will then continue Saturday night before tapering to
flurries Sunday morning.

* Snow accumulation... total snow accumulation of 8 to 14 inches
with up to 2 feet across the northeast facing slopes of the
Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

* Wind... north to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
mph.

* Impact... snow and blowing snow will create hazardous travel
conditions tonight through Saturday. In addition, heavy wet
snow may produce tree and powerline damage

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





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