Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000 Ft Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 8:55 PM MST Jan. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Saturday evening
through Sunday afternoon...

* what... heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel
conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 9 inches, with
localized amounts up to 15 inches, are possible.

* Where... western Mosquito Range/East Lake County above 11000
feet, Leadville vicinity/Lake County below 11000 feet, eastern
sawatch mountains above 11000 feet and western Chaffee County
between 9000 and 11000 feet.

* When... from Saturday evening through Sunday afternoon.

* Additional details... significant reductions in visibility and
hazardous travel conditions over mountain passes are possible.

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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