Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL THIS WEEKEND...

.A winter storm system will move across Utah and Colorado this
weekend. Snow will develop across the Rawlins, Saratoga, Elk
Mountain, and Arlington areas this morning, spreading east onto
the high plains of eastern Wyoming and western Nebraska by this
evening. Snow will be heavy at times, especially the mountains.
Significant travel impacts are likely across the region this
weekend due to the snow and periods of blowing snow from gusty
winds.

NEZ002-095-WYZ108-118-119-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WS.A.0002.180121T0000Z-180121T2100Z/
/O.EXB.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180121T0000Z-180122T0100Z/
Dawes-North Sioux-Goshen County-Central Laramie County-
East Laramie County-
Including the cities of Chadron, Chadron St Park, Harrison,
Torrington, Cheyenne, and Pine Bluffs
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 11 inches
  are expected.

* WHERE...Chadron, Cheyenne, Pine Bluffs, Torrington, and
  surrounding communities.

* WHEN...5 PM today to 6 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause blowing and
  drifting snow Sunday and Sunday night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

NEZ003-019>021-054-055-096-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WS.A.0002.180121T0400Z-180122T0400Z/
/O.EXB.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180121T0000Z-180122T0100Z/
Box Butte-Scotts Bluff-Banner-Morrill-Kimball-Cheyenne-
South Sioux-
Including the cities of Alliance, Scottsbluff, Gering,
Harrisburg, Angora, Bridgeport, Bayard, Redington, Kimball,
Brownson, Sidney, and Agate
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches
  are expected.

* WHERE...Alliance, Bridgeport, Gering, Kimball, Scottsbluff,
  Sidney and surrounding communities.

* WHEN...5 PM today to 6 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause blowing and
  drifting snow Sunday and Sunday night.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ102-107-117-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WS.A.0002.180121T0000Z-180121T2100Z/
/O.EXA.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180120T2100Z-180121T2100Z/
Niobrara County-East Platte County-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Lusk, Redbird, Wheatland, Guernsey,
Whitaker, Federal, and Horse Creek
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 7 to 10 inches
  are expected.

* WHERE...Guernsey, Lusk, Wheatland, Whitaker, and surrounding
  communities.

* WHEN...2 PM today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will cause areas of
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ101-106-115-202300-
/O.UPG.KCYS.WS.A.0002.180120T2100Z-180121T2100Z/
/O.EXA.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180120T2100Z-180121T2100Z/
Converse County Lower Elevations-
Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-Laramie Valley-
Including the cities of Bill, Douglas, Deer Creek, Glenrock,
Bordeaux, Bosler, and Laramie
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel
  conditions. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 9 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 12 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Bordeaux, Deer Creek, Douglas, Glenrock, Laramie and
  surrounding communities.

* WHEN...2 PM today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will cause patchy
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ103-112-114-202300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180120T1500Z-180121T2100Z/
North Laramie Range-Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-
Including the cities of Garrett, Centennial, and Albany
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Travel will be very difficult to
  impossible. Total snow accumulations of 9 to 13 inches, with
  localized amounts up to 24 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Snowy Range, Sierra Madre Range, and the northern
  Laramie Range.

* WHEN...8 AM today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will cause patchy
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ104-105-109>111-202300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180120T1500Z-180121T2100Z/
Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-Shirley Basin-
Central Carbon County-North Snowy Range Foothills-
Southwest Carbon County-
Including the cities of Seminoe Dam, Medicine Bow, Shirley Basin,
Rawlins, Arlington, Elk Mountain, and Baggs
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING
TO 2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
  Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches, with localized
  amounts up to 19 inches, are expected.

* WHERE...Northern and Central Carbon and northern Albany
  counties.

* WHEN...8 AM today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 30 mph will cause patchy
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ116-202300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0003.180120T2100Z-180121T2100Z/
South Laramie Range-
Including the cities of Buford, Pumpkin Vine, and Vedauwoo
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON
TO 2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Plan on difficult
  travel conditions. Total snow accumulations of 8 to 11 inches
  are expected.

* WHERE...South Laramie Range, including the Interstate 80
  Summit.

* WHEN...2 PM today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Significant reductions in visibility are
  likely. Winds gusting as high as 35 mph will cause areas of
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$

WYZ113-202300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WW.Y.0005.180120T1900Z-180121T2100Z/
Upper North Platte River Basin-
Including the cities of Saratoga and Encampment
255 AM MST Sat Jan 20 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
2 PM MST SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Snow expected. Plan on difficult travel conditions. Total
  snow accumulations of 4 to 7 inches are expected. Highest
  accumulations will be near the mountains and northeast facing
  slopes.

* WHERE...Upper North Platte River Valley including Saratoga.

* WHEN...Noon today to 2 PM Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times. Winds gusting as high as 25 mph will cause patchy
  blowing and drifting snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

$$


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