winter storm; if it pans out, it will be great for our snow pack. so far, about 5 inches.... / by Philip Tarlow

Winter Storm Warning

 

Winter Storm Warning
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PUEBLO CO
442 PM MST SAT DEC 12 2015
THE WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST SUNDAY. 
* LOCATION...THE SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE AND THE WET MOUNTAINS.
* CAUSE AND TIMING... A WINTER STORM WILL TRACK ACROSS SOUTHERN COLORADO TONIGHT... WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOW FALLING FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING..
* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS UP TO 18 INCHES OVER ELEVATIONS ABOVE 9000 FEET.