Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 6:46 PM MST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MST
Saturday...

* what... snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on icy to snow
packed Road conditions, especially over Vail Pass this evening
and Saturday morning. In addition, significant reductions in
visibility are expected. Additional snow accumulations of 3 to
7 inches, with locally higher amounts, are expected.

* Where... Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain valleys.

* When... until noon MST Saturday.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 35 mph will
cause widespread blowing and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of 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.