Winter Storm Watch
Expires 11:00 AM EST on March 04, 2015
Statement as of 4:46 am MST on February 28, 2015
... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Sunday night through
The National Weather Service in Grand Junction has issued a
Winter Storm Watch... which is in effect from late Sunday night
through Wednesday morning.
* Locations include the cities of... Toponas... Manila... Dutch
* Timing... snow will begin Sunday night overnight into Monday.
* Snow accumulation... 10 to 20 inches possible by Wednesday.
* Winds... west 5 mph.
* Visibility... less than a mile in heavy snow.
* Impacts... travel is expected to become difficult Sunday night
A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow accumulations and/or blowing snow that may impact travel.
Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 8:05 am MST on February 28, 2015
The following are preliminary 24 hour precipitation reports from
western Colorado and eastern Utah, ending around 8 am Saturday. The
first value is rainfall or water amounts in snow, and the second
value is snowfall, when appropriate. Amounts are in inches.
Western Colorado and eastern Utah 24 hour Airport stations:
Grand Junction, 0.02, 0.2.
Official climate stations of eastern utah:
Cedar Point, 0.02.
Monticello #2, 0.01, 0.5.
7 miles north of Bayfield, 0.08, 1.4.
Gothic, 0.09, 1.5.
2 miles north of Wolcott, 0.02, 0.6.
Snowmass ski, 0.37, 7.5.
Telluride ski, 0.15, 2.0.
Climate reference network sites of western colorado:
8 miles southeast of Cortez, 0.16.
30 miles north of Craig, 0.02.
11 miles northeast of Montrose, 0.02.
Climate reference network sites of eastern utah:
32 miles northwest of Bluff, 0.07.