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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 2:04 PM MST on December 20, 2014

Expires 7:00 AM EST on December 23, 2014


... Winter Storm Warning now in effect from midnight tonight to
5 am MST Tuesday...

* timing... snow will develop tonight and become heavy Sunday
through Monday.

* Total snow accumulations... one to two feet with higher amounts
likely on west and northwest facing slopes.

* Winds/visibility... sustained west winds will increase to 30 to
40 mph with gusts to 70 mph. Visibilities may be reduced to a
quarter mile in falling and blowing snow.

* Impacts... travel along Highway 230 between Woods Landing and
the Stateline... and between Encampment and the Stateline may
be impacted by the wintry conditions. Outdoor enthusiasts
planning to venture out into the high country will want to
exercise extreme caution Sunday through Monday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and strong winds 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.





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