Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 4:27 AM MST Feb. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 8 PM this evening to 6 PM
MST Tuesday...

* what... periods of moderate snow expected. Total snow
accumulations of 10 to 18 inches below 10000 feet, with 1 to 2
feet above 10000 feet.

* Where... northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains between 8500 and
11000 feet, northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000
feet, southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains between 7500 and
11000 feet, southern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000
feet, Wet Mountains between 6300 and 10000 feet and Wet
Mountains above 10000 feet.

* When... from 8 PM this evening to 6 PM MST Tuesday.

* Additional details... travel could be difficult at times. The
hazardous conditions could impact the morning or evening
commute. The cold wind chills as low as 25 below zero could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel hazardous or impossible. If you must
travel, keep an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle
in case of an emergency.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.






Public Information Statement
Issued: 4:12 AM MST Feb. 17, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date lat/Lon
2 NE Leadville 2.1 in 1201 am 02/17 39.27n/106.27w
2 N Black Forest 2.0 in 0620 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w
2 N Black Forest 1.5 in 0520 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w
2 N Black Forest 1.5 in 0520 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w

... Wind reports...

Location speed time/date lat/Lon
5 NE Blende 72 mph 0324 PM 02/16 38.29n/104.50w
La Junta Airport 53 mph 0355 PM 02/16 38.05n/103.51w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



412 am MST sun Feb 17 2019

... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date lat/Lon
2 NE Leadville 2.1 in 1201 am 02/17 39.27n/106.27w
2 N Black Forest 2.0 in 0620 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w
2 N Black Forest 1.5 in 0520 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w
2 N Black Forest 1.5 in 0520 PM 02/16 39.05n/104.70w

... Wind reports...

Location speed time/date lat/Lon
5 NE Blende 72 mph 0324 PM 02/16 38.29n/104.50w
La Junta Airport 53 mph 0355 PM 02/16 38.05n/103.51w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


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