Winter Storm Watch - N & W Park County

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Winter Storm Watch - N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:47 pm

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Tuesday night through
Wednesday evening...

* what... heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 8 to
14 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

* Where... the mountains of Summit County, the Mosquito Range,
and the Indian Peaks.

* When... from late Tuesday night through Wednesday evening.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult. Areas of
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The cold
wind chills as low as 20 below zero could cause frostbite on
exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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Re: Winter Storm Watch - N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:16 pm

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from late Tuesday night
through Wednesday evening...

* what... heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 8 to
18 inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* Where... the northern Front Range foothills and Rocky Mountain
National Park and the Medicine Bow range.

* When... from late Tuesday night through Wednesday evening.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult to
impossible. Areas of blowing snow could significantly reduce
visibility. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches and
cause scattered power outages.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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Re: Winter Storm Watch - N & W Park County

Post by ParkBull » Tue Mar 12, 2019 7:14 am

... Winter Storm Watch now in effect from Wednesday morning
through Wednesday evening...

* what... heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 16
inches possible. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.

* Where... the northern Front Range foothills, the mountains of
Summit County, the Mosquito Range, and the Indian Peaks and
Rocky Mountain National Park and the Medicine Bow range.

* When... from Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening.

* Additional details... travel could be very difficult. Patchy
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
commute. Gusty winds could bring down tree branches. The cold
wind chills as low as 20 below zero could cause frostbite on
exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.

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