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Colorado, Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft

Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 7:58 PM MST on December 19, 2014

Expires 1:00 AM EST on December 23, 2014


... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Sunday morning
through Monday evening...

* location... the eastern Sawatch and western mosquito ranges above
11000 feet... including Fremont... Tennessee and Monarch passes.

* Cause and timing... a strong Pacific jet stream will bring periods
of heavy... wind driven snow to the region Sunday and Monday.

* Snow accumulation... 1 to 2 feet.

* Wind... northwest 15 to 30 mph gusting to 50 mph producing areas
of blowing snow and poor visibilities.

* Impact... travel will be hazardous due to a combination of
snow... blowing snow... poor visibilities and icy or snow covered
roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch is issued when there is the potential for
severe winter weather conditions to develop.

Winter storms may have strong winds and reduced visibility due to
heavy snowfall and blowing snow. Snow accumulations of over
6 inches across the plains and high valleys or over 8 inches in
the mountains may occur. If you are planning to travel in the
watch area during the time of the watch... listen to the latest
weather forecast and consider traveling at another time or by
another Route. If you must travel in or through the watch area
during the time of the watch... take along a winter survival kit.




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California - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Record Report
Iowa - Special Statement
Kansas - Dense Fog Advisory
Louisiana - Flood Watch , Record Report
Maine - Record Report
Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Record Report
Montana - High Wind Watch , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Statement , Dense Fog Advisory
Nebraska - Dense Fog Advisory
Nevada - Winter Weather Advisory
New Mexico - Dense Fog Advisory
North Carolina - Special Statement
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Oregon - Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Winter Storm Watch
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch