Leadville Vicinity/Lake County Below 11000 Ft Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 4:57 AM MST on February 27, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from noon Saturday to 5 PM
MST Monday...

The National Weather Service in Pueblo has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow... which is in effect from noon Saturday
to 5 PM MST Monday.

* Location... Lake County below 11000 feet... including Leadville.

* Cause and timing... a moist... Pacific jet stream will bring
periods of moderate to heavy snow to the area Saturday afternoon through
Monday.

* Snow accumulation... 11 to 16 inches.

* Wind... west to southwest at 15 to 25 mph.

* Impact... travel will be hazardous due to periods of heavy...
blowing snow... poor visibilities and icy... snow covered roads.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

If you are planning to travel in the advisory area during the
time of the advisory... listen to the latest weather forecast and
consider traveling at another time or by another Route.





Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:47 am MST on February 27, 2015

The following are preliminary observations for the storm that has
been affecting our region. This summary is also available on our
webpage http://www.Weather.Gov/Pueblo

********************storm total snowfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     snowfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Colorado

... Alamosa County...
   Alamosa T 634 am 2/26 snow depth 6 inches.

... Chaffee County...
   Maysville 2.0 524 am 2/26 trained spotter
   2 NE Salida 1.0 730 am 2/26 public

... Custer County...
   5 W Westcliffe 8.0 710 am 2/26 trained spotter
   2 WSW Rosita 2.5 815 am 2/26 trained spotter

... El Paso County...
   8 SW Colorado Spring 12.0 515 am 2/26 trained spotter
   3 SSW Colorado Sprin 7.0 512 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   9 WSW Fountain 6.0 304 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   2 NNE security 4.5 1010 PM 2/26 NWS employee
   2 WNW Colorado Sprin 4.3 435 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   2 ENE Monument 4.0 750 am 2/26 trained spotter
   4 NNE Colorado Sprin 1.8 528 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   4 W Ellicott 1.5 1000 am 2/26 trained spotter
   2 N Black Forest 1.5 733 PM 2/25 trained spotter
   4 NW Peterson AFB 1.3 945 PM 2/26 since last evening

... Fremont County...
   1 NNE Canon City 8.5 145 PM 2/26 since 830 PM yesterday
   12 NNE Penrose 7.0 915 am 2/26 trained spotter
   7 ESE Texas Creek 4.8 825 am 2/26 0.38 precipitation.
   2 se Penrose 3.5 616 am 2/26 trained spotter

... Huerfano County...
   5 WSW Walsenburg 10.0 845 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   1 WNW Walsenburg 2.6 500 PM 2/25 cocorahs

... Lake County...
   2 NE Leadville 3.8 313 am 2/26 trained spotter
   1 SW Leadville 3.6 830 am 2/26 trained spotter

... Otero County...
   Fowler 2.5 800 am 2/26 0.16 precipitation.
   1 NE La Junta 2.0 630 PM 2/26 last night and this am

... Pueblo County...
   Beulah 15.8 1005 am 2/26 since 3 PM yesterday
   1 S Beulah 14.0 644 am 2/26 trained spotter
   1 SSW Rye 13.9 630 am 2/26 1.14 precipitation.
   7 E Colorado City 9.5 1221 PM 2/26 trained spotter
   2 W Rye 9.0 1020 PM 2/25 NWS employee
   12 NE Colorado City 8.0 813 am 2/26 trained spotter
   13 NE Colorado City 8.0 800 am 2/26 in past 12 hours
   5 ENE Pueblo West 5.5 936 am 2/26 trained spotter
   3 NNE Pueblo 5.0 1100 PM 2/26 since last night
   2 SW Pueblo West 3.8 1117 am 2/26 NWS employee
   3 NNE Blende 3.4 623 am 2/26 NWS office
   3 N Pueblo Reservoir 3.3 646 am 2/26 .28 liquid equivalent
   4 NW Pueblo reservoi 2.5 320 am 2/26 trained spotter

... Teller County...
   Woodland Park 3.0 907 PM 2/25 broadcast media
   1 WSW Woodland Park 3.0 735 PM 2/26 trained spotter


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