Weather Alerts for El Paso Below 7500

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Weather Advisory  WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY   Winter Weather Advisory
EL PASO BELOW 7500

Areas Affected:
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Ft - Northern Sangre de Cristo Mountains above 11000 Ft - Pikes Peak above 11000 Ft - Saguache County East of Continental Divide below 10000 Ft - Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Ft - Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Ft - Western Mosquito Range, East Lake County Above 11000 Ft
Effective: Mon, 2/19 11:08pm Updated: Tue, 2/20 4:24am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 2/20 8:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM MST
TUESDAY...
* WHAT...Snow and blowing snow. Additional snow accumulations of
up to two inches, with localized snow amounts up to 4 inches,
are expected.
* WHERE...Western Mosquito Range/East Lake County Above 11000
Feet, Western Chaffee County Between 9000 and 11000 Feet,
Saguache County East of Continental Divide Below 10000 Feet,
La Garita Mountains Above 10000 Feet, Northern Sangre de
Cristo Mountains Above 11000 Feet, Southern Sangre de Cristo
Mountains Above 11000 Feet and Pikes Peak Above 11000 Feet.
* WHEN...Until 8 AM MST Tuesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Plan on slippery road conditions. In
addition, significant reductions in visibility are likely.
Tree branches could fall. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph will
cause widespread blowing and drifting snow. The cold wind
chills as low as 25 below zero could cause frostbite on
exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Information:
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow and blowing snow will cause primarily travel
difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited
visibilities, and use caution while driving. The latest road
conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by
calling 5 1 1.