Winter Weather Advisory:
Issued at: 8:17 PM MST on March 7, 2014, expires at: 6:00 AM MST on March 08, 2014
- ...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am MST Saturday... A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 am MST Saturday.
- Location...the eastern Sawatch and western mosquito mountains above 11000 feet in Chaffee and lake counties and western Chaffee between 9000 and 11000 feet....the eastern San Juan and La Garita Mountains above 10000 feet...Fremont County and northern El Paso County.
- Cause and timing...a moist Spring-like storm will move across the area through tonight...bringing periods of heavy...wet snow to the region.
- Snow accumulation...5 to 10 inches over the higher elevations...with 3 to 6 inches over northern El Paso County.
- Impact...icy and snow covered roadways will make travel hazardous. Visibility may be poor at times under the heavier periods of snow. Precautionary/preparedness actions... If you are planning to travel in the advisory area during the time of the advisory...listen to the latest weather forecast and consider traveling at another time or by another Route.