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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:51 AM MDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 6 PM MDT this
evening...

* snow accumulations... 5 to 9 inches with locally higher amounts
around 12 inches on higher peaks and east facing slopes.

* Timing... snow will continue through the morning hours. Snow
will moderate and become more intermittent by late this morning
and into the afternoon.

* Winds... generally out of the east at 15 to 25 mph with some
periodic gusts to 35 mph.

* Snow levels... dropping to 6500 to 7500 feet this morning.

* Local impacts... roads will become snow packed and icy. Some
blowing and drifting of snow is expected. The visibility will
drop below a quarter mile at times tonight during periods of
heavy snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





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