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San Juan County OEM
Wednesday May 8th, 2019 :: 07:42 a.m. MDT

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A Winter Storm Warning has been issued by the NWS from 5/8 to 5/10/2019 for San Juan County, CO. 10 to 20" of snow. http://bit.ly/2PRL7PS

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 AM MDT FRIDAY...

* Where...Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains- Including the cities of Telluride, Ouray, Lake City, Silverton, Rico, and Hesperus issued at 349 AM MDT Wed May 8 2019

* WHAT...Heavy snow possible. Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20
inches with the heaviest snowfall expected above 9,000 ft. The most significant impacts are expected during the overnight hours tonight and again Thursday night.

* WHERE...Northwest San Juan Mountains and Southwest San Juan
Mountains.

* WHEN...From this afternoon through late Thursday night.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Travel could be very difficult to
impossible. The hazardous conditions could impact the morning
and evening commutes. A detailed map of the snowfall can be
found at: http://www.weather.gov/gjt/winter.

Instructions:

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow are
expected or occurring. Strong winds and blowing snow are also
possible. This will make travel very hazardous or impossible.

Address/Location
San Juan County OEM
1557 Greene St
Silverton, CO 81433

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 970-387-5531

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Future - Responsive action SHOULD be taken in the near future
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Winter Storm Warning

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