Heavy snow expected across portions of the Southwest, southern Rockies

Heavy snowfall is forecast for portions of the Southwest U.S. and southern Rocky Mountains on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

Valley locations can expect 3 to 6 inches of snow accumulations with higher elevations receiving near a foot in some locations. In addition, winds will be gusty leading to blowing and drifting snow.

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