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Colorado, Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft

Winter Storm Watch

Statement as of 3:06 PM MDT on March 27, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on March 29, 2017

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Tuesday afternoon
through Wednesday afternoon...

* location... Pikes Peak and the Sangre de Cristo Mountains above
11000 feet... and the wets above 10000 feet.

* Cause and timing... a strengthening Pacific storm system will
spread snow into the higher peaks Tuesday afternoon... with the
heaviest falling Tuesday night through Wednesday.

* Snow accumulation... 1 to 2 feet with higher amounts possible.

* Wind... northeast 20 to 40 mph Tuesday night and Wednesday.

* Impact... dangerous winter conditions will be likely due to
heavy snow and poor visibilities. Avalanche danger will
increase as another round of heavy snow accumulates on top of
previous snow pack.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow, sleet, or ice accumulations that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory
Arizona - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory, High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Frost Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory
Georgia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Indiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Watch
Kansas -
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maine - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts -
Michigan - Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Missouri -
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Dense Fog Advisory
New Mexico - Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Fire Weather Watch
New York - Areal Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Ohio - Areal Flood Advisory
Oklahoma - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Watch
Rhode Island -
South Carolina - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Public Information Statement
Texas - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory, Wind Advisory , High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Washington - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement

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