Winter Weather Advisory

Issued At: Saturday, 10 Feb 2018, 5:03 PM MST
Expires At: Saturday, 10 Feb 2018, 11:00 PM MST

Northwest san juan mountains-southwest san juan mountains- including the cities of telluride, ouray, lake city, silverton, rico, and hesperus 503 pm mst sat feb 10 2018 ...winter weather advisory remains in effect until 11 pm mst this evening... * what...snow...moderate to heavy at times through early evening with areas of blowing snow. plan on icy to snow packed road conditions. additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches, with localized amounts up to 6 inches, are expected. * where...northwest san juan mountains and southwest san juan mountains. * when...heaviest snow accumulations through 800 pm mst ending by midnight. * additional details...winds gusting as high as 30 mph will result in widespread blowing and drifting snow. in addition, significant reductions in visibility are expected. precautionary/preparedness actions... a winter weather advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving. the latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.