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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 3:23 AM MST on January 24, 2017

Expires 2:00 PM EST on January 24, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until noon MST today...

* snow accumulations... additional accumulations of 1 or 2 inches
this morning resulting in storm totals of 2 to 5
inches... except 5 to 10 inches above 7500 feet.

* Timing... snow will continue this morning before becoming showery
in nature this afternoon.

* Winds... increasing throughout the morning. Becoming west 10 to
20 mph with gusts to 30 mph by noon.

* Snow levels... cold enough for snow in all locations.

* Local impacts... roads will become snowpacked and icy. Areas of
reduced visibilities in blowing snow will add to the hazardous
travel conditions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means that
visibilities will be restricted due to a combination of falling
and blowing snow.



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Avalanche Warning

Statement as of 5:24 AM MST on January 24, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EST on January 25, 2017


The following message is transmitted at the request of the Taos
avalanche center.

The Taos avalanche center in Taos has issued a backcountry
avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect from 6 am MST this morning to 6 am MST
Wednesday.

* Affected area... Wheeler Peak Wilderness and Columbine Hondo
wilderness above 9000 feet.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will rise to high today
and tonight.

* Reason/impacts... potential heavy snow combined with wind will
likely create widespread areas of unstable snow. Both human
triggered and natural avalanches are likely. Stay off of and out
from under slopes steeper than 30 degrees.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.

Consult www.Taosavalanchecenter.Org for more detailed
information.

Similar avalanche danger may exist at locations outside the
coverage area of this or any avalanche center.


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524 am MST Tue Jan 24 2017

The following message is transmitted at the request of the Taos
avalanche center.

The Taos avalanche center in Taos has issued a backcountry
avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect from 6 am MST this morning to 6 am MST
Wednesday.

* Affected area... Wheeler Peak Wilderness and Columbine Hondo
wilderness above 9000 feet.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will rise to high today
and tonight.

* Reason/impacts... potential heavy snow combined with wind will
likely create widespread areas of unstable snow. Both human
triggered and natural avalanches are likely. Stay off of and out
from under slopes steeper than 30 degrees.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.

Consult www.Taosavalanchecenter.Org for more detailed
information.

Similar avalanche danger may exist at locations outside the
coverage area of this or any avalanche center.


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524 am MST Tue Jan 24 2017

The following message is transmitted at the request of the Taos
avalanche center.

The Taos avalanche center in Taos has issued a backcountry
avalanche warning.

* Timing... in effect from 6 am MST this morning to 6 am MST
Wednesday.

* Affected area... Wheeler Peak Wilderness and Columbine Hondo
wilderness above 9000 feet.

* Avalanche danger... the avalanche danger will rise to high today
and tonight.

* Reason/impacts... potential heavy snow combined with wind will
likely create widespread areas of unstable snow. Both human
triggered and natural avalanches are likely. Stay off of and out
from under slopes steeper than 30 degrees.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.

Consult www.Taosavalanchecenter.Org for more detailed
information.

Similar avalanche danger may exist at locations outside the
coverage area of this or any avalanche center.


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