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

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 7:35 AM MDT Mar. 28, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MDT
Wednesday above 9000 feet...

* locations include... Taylor Park and Trappers Lake.

* Timing... snow will continue through late Wednesday morning with
lulls along with periods of moderate to heavy snow at times.

* Snow accumulation... an additional 6 to 10 inches of new snow
bringing snowfall totals of 6 to 12 inches, mainly above 9,000
feet. Locally higher amounts above 10,000 feet.

* Snow level... snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* Winds... north 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Visibility... lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
heavier snow showers.

* Impacts... high elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked.
In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will reduce
visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.




735 am MDT Tue Mar 28 2017

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MDT
Wednesday above 9000 feet...

* locations include... Taylor Park and Trappers Lake.

* Timing... snow will continue through late Wednesday morning with
lulls along with periods of moderate to heavy snow at times.

* Snow accumulation... an additional 6 to 10 inches of new snow
bringing snowfall totals of 6 to 12 inches, mainly above 9,000
feet. Locally higher amounts above 10,000 feet.

* Snow level... snow levels will rise to near 8500 feet during the
day, then lower below mountain bases tonight.

* Winds... north 5 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Visibility... lowering to less than 1/2 mile at times in
heavier snow showers.

* Impacts... high elevation roadways will be slick and snowpacked.
In addition, snow and areas of blowing snow will reduce
visibility.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and/or
blowing snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for
slippery roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while
driving.