...Winter Storm Warning in effect from noon Sunday to midnight MST Monday night...
The National Weather Service in Denver has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow...which is in effect from noon Sunday to midnight MST Monday night. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in effect.
* Timing...snow is expected to develop Sunday morning increasing in intensity Sunday afternoon and continuing into Monday night. The heaviest snow is expected to fall Sunday evening into early Monday morning.
* Snow accumulations...7 to 14 inches will be possible.
* Wind/visibility...west winds of 10 to 20 mph gusting up to 35 mph will be possible.
* Impacts...accumulating snow will result in snow and ice packed roads and highways. The combination of snow and wind will reduce visibility in blowing and drifting snow.
A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow 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.