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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 12:02 PM MST on February 18, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 20, 2018


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 5 PM this
afternoon to 8 am MST Tuesday...

* what... heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 15 inches
with locally higher amounts possible.

* Where... Flat Tops.

* When... from 5 PM Sunday to 8 am MST Tuesday.

* Additional details... snow is expected to develop late this
afternoon and evening and increase in intensity on Monday. Winds
gusting as high as 45 mph will cause widespread blowing and
drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 1:08 PM MST on February 18, 2018

Expires 3:08 AM EST on February 19, 2018


Winds have been increasing over the last few hours ahead of the upcoming low
pressure system. Winds will remain breezy to gusty through the rest of today,
and continuing until Tuesday morning after the passage of the system.

... Preliminary 24 hour wind reports...

Location speed time/date lat/Lon/elev (ft.)
Eagle Mountain 73 mph 0900 am 02/18 37.88n/107.74w/12851
Monarch Pass 66 mph 1213 PM 02/18 38.50n/106.32w/12031
Artesia 23sw 64 mph 1145 am 02/18 39.98n/109.35w/5308
senator beck 63 mph 0900 am 02/18 37.91n/107.73w/12186
dead horse, Buford 14ene 58 mph 1157 am 02/18 40.08n/107.37w/8685
Mt abrahms 57 mph 1100 am 02/18 37.96n/107.65w/11841
Telluride 2ssw 57 mph 0900 am 02/18 37.90n/107.82w/12550
Jacks Canyon, grand jct 21s 54 mph 1150 am 02/18 38.75n/108.58w/7840
dragon Road 52 mph 1118 am 02/18 39.92n/108.89w/6290
Wildhorse, green rvr 40nne 51 mph 0848 am 02/18 39.55n/109.91w/8250
Kendall Mountain 49 mph 1000 am 02/18 37.79n/107.64w/13064
Douglas Pass 48 mph 1045 am 02/18 39.60n/108.81w/8229
upr p.R. Canyon, Mack 28nw 48 mph 0727 am 02/18 39.47n/109.29w/8269
Pinto, Massadona 18se 47 mph 1123 am 02/18 40.02n/108.40w/6672
La Sal 9nnw 47 mph 0600 am 02/18 38.46n/109.25w/11705
McCook Ridge, Mack 35nw 46 mph 0927 am 02/18 39.63n/109.27w/6722
Great Divide 2sw 45 mph 0546 am 02/18 40.76n/107.85w/7240
Cottonwood Basin 45 mph 1148 am 02/18 38.57n/108.28w/7220
sunlight mountain 44 mph 1130 PM 02/17 39.43n/107.38w/10603
Telluride regional Arpt 43 mph 1115 am 02/18 37.95n/107.91w/9070
upr sand wsh, Randlett 41se 42 mph 0327 am 02/18 39.71n/109.44w/6469
dowd Junction 42 mph 1156 am 02/18 39.63n/106.45w/9068
Craig-Moffat County Airport 41 mph 0949 am 02/18 40.50n/107.52w/6198
The Crown, Basalt 3wsw 41 mph 0449 am 02/18 39.35n/107.09w/8382
Rangely 2e 41 mph 1155 am 02/18 40.09n/108.77w/5247
Kings Point, Jarvie ranch 5s 41 mph 1126 am 02/18 40.86n/109.10w/5670
deep crk, Newcastle 14nnw 40 mph 1155 am 02/18 39.77n/107.65w/9404
hangman, Burns 3nw 40 mph 1155 am 02/18 39.92n/106.92w/7834
Eagle County rgnl Airport 40 mph 1003 am 02/18 39.64n/106.92w/6548
Meeker Airport 39 mph 1025 am 02/18 40.05n/107.89w/6421
Hunter Creek, Meeker 29sw 39 mph 1118 am 02/18 39.77n/108.33w/7320
Pine Ridge, Cameo 6nw 39 mph 1034 am 02/18 39.24n/108.38w/6710
dowd 38 mph 1122 am 02/18 39.61n/106.45w/7747
Rio Blanco 2ese 38 mph 1036 am 02/18 39.70n/107.93w/7273
cart creek 38 mph 1128 PM 02/17 40.88n/109.42w/6975
Monticello 7wsw, nr Abajo pk 37 mph 0700 PM 02/17 37.84n/109.46w/11330
Yampa Valley Airport 37 mph 1015 am 02/18 40.48n/107.22w/6601
Manila 37 mph 0210 am 02/18 40.98n/109.72w/6360
Avon 37 mph 1155 am 02/18 39.66n/106.55w/8100
Carbondale 2s 36 mph 1135 am 02/18 39.36n/107.21w/6293
Storm Peak observatory 36 mph 1000 am 02/18 40.46n/106.74w/10531
Spanish Valley 36 mph 1100 am 02/18 38.52n/109.48w/4527
Manila 17ese 36 mph 0650 am 02/18 40.92n/109.39w/6565
Winter Ridge, Mack 41wnw 36 mph 0627 am 02/18 39.50n/109.56w/7378
Canyonlands Field Airport 35 mph 1056 am 02/18 38.76n/109.75w/4553
Steamboat Lake State Park 35 mph 1000 am 02/18 40.78n/107.06w/9419
Rabbit Ears Pass 4 WSW 35 mph 0530 am 02/18 40.35n/106.70w/10577
Cameo 1s 35 mph 1016 am 02/18 39.13n/108.32w/4696
Naples 17sse 35 mph 1110 am 02/18 40.20n/109.35w/5541
Calico 35 mph 1253 am 02/18 40.38n/108.52w/6720
Rabbit Ears Pass 5 W 35 mph 0530 am 02/18 40.35n/106.70w/10574
Montrose rgnl Airport 35 mph 1117 am 02/18 38.51n/107.89w/5759

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Record Report
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning, Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Freeze Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Watch , Wind Advisory, Freeze Watch , Freeze Warning, Frost Advisory , Frost Advisory, Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Hard Freeze Watch , Hard Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch
Colorado - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Public Information Statement
Florida - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch
Idaho - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch
Kansas - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning
Kentucky - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Record Report
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Special Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nevada - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning
New York - Areal Flood Watch
North Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory
Ohio - Flood Warning
Oklahoma - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning, Freeze Watch, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Avalanche Warning , Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Flood Advisory
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Hydrologic Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Utah - Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virginia - Hydrologic Statement
Washington - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
West Virginia - Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Ice Storm Warning
Wyoming - High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Avalanche Warning

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