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Current Severe Weather Alerts in Colorado


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Avalanche Warning issued December 13 at 7:37AM MST by NWS

Event: Avalanche Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Unknown
Severity: Unknown
Certainty: Unknown
Affected Area: Gore and Elk Mountains, Central Mountain Valleys; South and Southeast Grand, West Central and Southwest Boulder, Gilpin, Clear Creek, Summit, North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet; West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Summary: The following message is transmitted at the request of the colorado avalanche information center. avalanche warning for the caic vail and summit county, aspen, and gunnison zones * timing...Beginning 6:00 am friday december 13. expires at 7:00 am sunday december 15.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Avalanche Watch issued December 13 at 7:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Avalanche Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Unknown
Severity: Unknown
Certainty: Unknown
Affected Area: Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft; Elkhead and Park Mountains; Flat Tops; Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft; South and East Jackson, Larimer, North and Northeast Grand, Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet; South and Southeast Grand, West Central and Southwest Boulder, Gilpin, Clear Creek, Summit, North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet; West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet; Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft; Western Mosquito Range, East Lake County Above 11000 Ft

Summary: The following message is transmitted at the request of the colorado avalanche information center. an avalanche watch is in effect for the caic steamboat and flat tops, front range,and sawatch zones * timing...Dangerous avalanche conditions are developing. expect very dangerous avalanche conditions by saturday.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 4:49AM MST until December 14 at 11:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: South and East Jackson, Larimer, North and Northeast Grand, Northwest Boulder Counties Above 9000 Feet; South and Southeast Grand, West Central and Southwest Boulder, Gilpin, Clear Creek, Summit, North and West Park Counties Above 9000 Feet; West Jackson and West Grand Counties Above 9000 Feet

Summary: ...Winter storm continuing in the mountains... .Light to moderate snow has been falling overnight in the north central mountains of colorado. snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches have been observed overnight. the flow of pacific moisture into the state continues this morning with a strong upper level jet stream now in place over the state. snow is expected to

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Eastern Sawatch Mountains above 11000 Ft; Western Mosquito Range, East Lake County Above 11000 Ft

Summary: ...Winter storm warning now in effect until 5 pm mst sunday... ...Winter storm watch is cancelled... * what...Heavy snow. total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet. winds gusting as high as 60 mph. * where...Western mosquito range, east lake county above 11000 feet, and eastern sawatch mountains above 11000 feet.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Leadville Vicinity, Lake County Below 11000 Ft

Summary: ...Winter storm warning in effect until 5 pm mst sunday... * what...Heavy snow. total snow accumulations of 10 to 15 inches, with locally higher amounts possible. winds gusting as high as 45 mph. * where...Leadville vicinity and lake county below 11000 feet. * when...Until 5 pm mst sunday.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft

Summary: ...Winter storm warning in effect until 5 pm mst sunday... * what...Heavy snow. total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches. winds gusting as high as 50 mph. * where...Western chaffee county between 9000 and 11000 feet. * when...Until 5 pm mst sunday. * impacts...Travel could be very difficult to impossible. patchy

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 13 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Eastern San Juan Mountains Above 10000 Ft; La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft

Summary: ...Winter storm watch remains in effect from saturday afternoon through sunday afternoon... * what...Heavy snow possible. total snow accumulations of 1 to 2 feet possible over the eastern san juan mountains, and 6 to 12 inches possible over the la garita mountains. winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 13 at 4:09AM MST until December 16 at 3:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Canon City Vicinity, Eastern Fremont County; Central Chaffee County Below 9000 Ft; Colorado Springs Vicinity, Southern El Paso County, Rampart Range Below 7400 Ft; Northern El Paso County, Monument Ridge, Rampart Range Below 7500 Ft; Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains Between 8500 And 11000 Ft; Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft; Northwestern Fremont County Above 8500Ft; Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft; Pueblo Vicinity, Pueblo County Below 6300 Feet; Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft; Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Between 7500 and 11000 Ft; Teller County, Rampart Range above 7500fT, Pike's Peak Between 7500 And 11000 Ft; Walsenburg Vicinity, Upper Huerfano River Basin Below 7500 Ft; Western Mosquito Range, East Chaffee County above 9000Ft; Western, Central Fremont County Below 8500 Ft; Wet Mountain Valley Below 8500 Ft; Wet Mountains above 10000 Ft; Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000Ft

Summary: ...Winter storm watch remains in effect from late saturday night through late sunday night... * what...Heavy snow possible. total snow accumulations in excess of 6 inches possible over the lower elevations, and 8 inches or more over the higher elevations. winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Weather Advisory issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 13 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Weather Advisory
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Minor
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 15 at 8:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Elkhead and Park Mountains

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Weather Advisory issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 15 at 8:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Weather Advisory
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Minor
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Flat Tops

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Gore and Elk Mountains, Central Mountain Valleys

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Warning issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Warning
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Weather Advisory issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Weather Advisory
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Minor
Certainty: Likely
Affected Area: Grand and Battlement Mesas

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 13 at 3:53AM MST until December 16 at 12:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Northwestern San Juan Mountains; Southwest San Juan Mountains; Uncompahgre Plateau, Dallas Divide

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate to heavy mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the western colorado mountains as well as the southern mountains in southeast utah through sunday with a few periods of heavy snow. snow showers will generally favor the northern and central

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 12 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Elkhead and Park Mountains

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the northern and central colorado mountains beginning thursday. generally 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely for these areas with locally higher amounts possible through friday afternoon. while light snow showers will continue friday evening, snow intensity

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 12 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00AM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Flat Tops

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the northern and central colorado mountains beginning thursday. generally 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely for these areas with locally higher amounts possible through friday afternoon. while light snow showers will continue friday evening, snow intensity

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 12 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Grand and Battlement Mesas

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the northern and central colorado mountains beginning thursday. generally 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely for these areas with locally higher amounts possible through friday afternoon. while light snow showers will continue friday evening, snow intensity

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 12 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: Gore and Elk Mountains, Central Mountain Valleys

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the northern and central colorado mountains beginning thursday. generally 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely for these areas with locally higher amounts possible through friday afternoon. while light snow showers will continue friday evening, snow intensity

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement

Winter Storm Watch issued December 12 at 4:09AM MST until December 15 at 5:00PM MST by NWS

Event: Winter Storm Watch
Message Type: Alert
Urgency: Future
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Possible
Affected Area: West Elk and Sawatch Mountains

Summary: ...Atmospheric river to bring periods of moderate mountain snow... .A prolonged atmospheric river event will bring moderate snow to the northern and central colorado mountains beginning thursday. generally 6 to 12 inches of snow is likely for these areas with locally higher amounts possible through friday afternoon. while light snow showers will continue friday evening, snow intensity

Official National Weather Service Weather Alert Statement