445 AM MST Sat Feb 23 2019 Expiration:
1145 GMT 24 2019
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of central...east
central...south central and southeast Colorado.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Snow, heavy at times will occur over the eastern plains this
morning into early afternoon. The heaviest snow will occur from La
Junta eastward to the Kansas border. Northerly winds of 25 to 35
mph with gusts to 50 mph will be possible. The combination of
strong winds and the heavy snow will cause very poor visibility
along with drifting snow. The snow is expected to push into Kansas
by mid afternoon, however the strong gusty winds will last into
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday
No hazardous weather is anticipated.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Weather conditions that meet reporting criteria for spotters will
be needed across the plains through early afternoon.
WINTER STORM WARNING Issue Date:
350 AM MST Sat Feb 23 2019 Expiration:
1900 GMT 23 2019
...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MST TODAY...
* WHAT...Heavy snow and strong winds. Additional snow
accumulations of 3 to 5 inches. Winds gusting as high as 55 mph.
* WHERE..Kiowa, Eastern Las Animas, Bent, Otero, Baca, Prowers,
and Crowley Counties.
* WHEN...Until noon MST today.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel will be very difficult. Blowing snow
will cause reduced visibility. Strong winds could cause tree
A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions will make travel very hazardous or impossible. 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.
Wiley, CO Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements