Something Tells Me This Is Going To Be A Busy Day

While I was posting my prior update, this came out. It is basically what I have been saying for a couple of days now. I am glad it was issued. I have been waiting for the forecast discussion to be released, but it is running very late. They must have a lot to say today. I will cover it in my next post.

COZ022-023-141915-
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ANIMAS RIVER BASIN-SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF DURANGO, BAYFIELD, IGNACIO,
AND PAGOSA SPRINGS 415 AM MST TUE DEC 14 2021

…WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 AM MST WEDNESDAY…

* WHAT…SNOW IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN INTENSITY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING WITH THE PASSAGE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 1 TO 3 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS NEAR THE FOOTHILLS. WINDS GUSTING AS HIGH AS 55 MPH WILL CREATE NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS WITH THE COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE.

* WHERE…ANIMAS RIVER BASIN AND SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN.

* WHEN…A COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE TO THE HIGHWAY 160 CORRIDOR DURING THE PRE-DAWN HOURS. STRONG WIND GUSTS AND A CHANGE OVER TO MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW WILL RESULT THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS.

* IMPACTS…STRONG WINDS…BLOWING SNOW AND FREEZING ROADWAYS WILL LEAD TO ESPECIALLY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS EARLY WEDNESDAY. THE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE.

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One thought on “Something Tells Me This Is Going To Be A Busy Day

  1. GEORGE M MUIRHEAD

    Thick clouds finally releasing some flakes (started just before 8) here on the east side of Yellow Jacket pass! 😊❄️

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