Winter Storm Warning

Issued At: Friday, 19 May 2017, 4:08 AM MDT
Expires At: Friday, 19 May 2017, 6:00 PM MDT

Western mosquito range/east lake county above 11000 ft- eastern sawatch mountains above 11000 ft- including climax and bonanza 408 am mdt fri may 19 2017 ...winter storm warning remains in effect until 6 pm mdt this evening... * location...the eastern sawatch and western mosquito ranges above 11000 feet. * cause and timing...a storm system will track slowly east across the region into this evening. * additional snow accumulation...one to six inches. * impact...travel may be hazardous due to snow, poor visibilities and icy, slushy or snow covered roads. precautionary/preparedness actions... a winter storm warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. only travel in an emergency. if you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.