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Colorado, Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft

Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 10:25 PM MDT on April 28, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on April 30, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until midnight MDT
Friday night...

* locations... Lake... Chaffee... Teller... El Paso... western and
central Fremont counties... the eastern Sawatch mountains above
11000 feet... the Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 7500
feet... Pikes Peak... the Wet Mountains and Wet Mountain Valley
above 6300 feet.

* Cause and timing... a strong Spring storm system will bring
rounds of heavy... wet snow to the area through Friday.

* Snow accumulation... 1 to 2 feet of snow across the higher
elevations... with 6 to 12 inches below 9000 feet.

* Impact... heavy... wet snow will cause periods of hazardous travel
conditions. Power outages and tree damage will be possible.

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.





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