Colorado continues its domination in the snow game. They’ve already gotten a lot of snow this year and people have been skiing all over the state. The majority of the good coverage seems to be to the south in the big mountains. Now, it’s Steamboat’s turn.
This winter weather advisory for Steamboat, CO is already in effect and remains so until 9pm tonight. 5-8 inches of new snow are expected with this storm.
NOAA’s WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR STEAMBOAT, CO:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO 1036 AM MST WED NOV 6 2013 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND JUNCTION HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MST THIS EVENING. * TIMING...MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. SNOW WILL BECOME SHOWERY IN THE AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH 9PM TONIGHT. * SNOW ACCUMULATION...AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 5 INCHES. STORM TOTAL ACCUMULATION 5 TO 8 INCHES. * WINDS...NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. * VISIBILITY...ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.