Weather Alerts for Gila County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
GILA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Mazatzal Mountains - Pinal, Superstition Mountains - Southeast Gila County
Effective: Mon, 12/12 5:00am Updated: Fri, 12/9 7:50pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Tue, 12/13 5:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE MONDAY NIGHT ABOVE 5000 FEET...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 5000 feet. Total snow
accumulations up to 10 inches possible.
* WHERE...Mazatzal Mountains, Pinal/Superstition Mountains and
Southeast Gila County.
* WHEN...From late Sunday night through late Monday night.
* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult.

Information:
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Winter Storm Watch  WINTER STORM WATCH   Winter Storm Watch
GILA COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Eastern Mogollon Rim - Northern Gila County
Effective: Sun, 12/11 11:00pm Updated: Fri, 12/9 7:50pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 12/12 11:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING ABOVE 5000 FEET...
* WHAT...Heavy snow possible above 5000 feet. Total snow
accumulations between 3 and 5 inches possible, with localized
higher amounts between 8 and 12 inches at the crest of the
Mogollon Rim along the northern Gila County border. Winds could
gust as high as 35 mph.
* WHERE...Areas above 5000 feet near Forest Lakes, Heber-
Overgaard, Payson, Pine, and Strawberry.
* WHEN...From Sunday night through Monday evening.
* IMPACTS...Travel could be very difficult. Areas of blowing snow
could significantly reduce visibility. The hazardous conditions
could impact the Monday morning commute.
Snow forecast from 11 PM Sunday to 11 PM Monday:
Forest Lakes  6 to 10 inches Heber-Overgaard  3 to 5  inches
Payson  2 to 4  inches Pine-Strawberry  5 to 9  inches
.

Information:
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