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Jake Mercabante, left, stands in front of his fathers car that he drove from Long Beach, Calif. to Crested Butte, Colo. for his winter holiday and found a tree branch full of wet heavy snow on top of it in the early morning of the first day of winter on Tuesday, Dec. 21. The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Storm Warning Hazardous Weather Outlook for Areas in Utah and Western mountains of Colorado. Flood warnings are also posted in Southern California form the same storm that reached from Hawaii to Colorado.