Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
233 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...SNOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING THROUGH
THIS MORNING...

.MAINLY LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING OVER THE
INTERSTATE 80 SUMMIT AND FROM CONVERSE TO LARAMIE COUNTY. THIS
INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 FROM DOUGLAS TO THE COLORADO STATE
LINE...AND INTERSTATE 80 FROM THE SUMMIT TO PINE BLUFFS. MODERATE
SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE SIERRA MADRE AND SNOWY RANGES. AREAS
OF BLOWING SNOW MAY ALSO DEVELOP IN THE SOUTHERN LARAMIE RANGE BY
LATE THIS MORNING AS WESTERLY WINDS INCREASE.

WYZ112-114-261745-
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SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
233 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...SNOW TO CONTINUE THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 4 TO 6 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS GUSTING 45 TO 55 MPH
  WITH HIGHER READINGS NEAR THE PEAKS. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW AND
  WIND WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS IN
  BLOWING SNOW...MAINLY ACROSS WEST AND NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES
  AND RIDGES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL THROUGH THE MOUNTAINS WILL BE HAZARDOUS THROUGH
  THIS MORNING...WITH REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND SNOW COVERED ROADS
  DUE TO SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS PLANNING
  ACTIVITIES IN THE MOUNTAINS SHOULD PREPARE FOR HEAVY SNOW...
  STRONG WINDS... AND COLD TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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WYZ101-103-106-107-116>119-261745-
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CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-
EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOUGLAS...GLENROCK...BORDEAUX...
GLENDO...WHEATLAND...CHUGWATER...GUERNSEY...VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...
PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER...CHEYENNE...
BURNS...CARPENTER...ALBIN...PINE BLUFFS
233 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE MORNING. WINDS
  WILL INCREASE BY LATE MORNING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
  LARAMIE RANGE AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS. BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF
  THE FRESH SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE FROM LATE MORNING THROUGH EARLY
  AFTERNOON...MAINLY OVER THE SOUTHERN LARAMIE RANGE AND ADJACENT
  FOOTHILLS.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES THROUGH
  THE MORNING.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS WILL INCREASE BY THE LATE MORNING.
  WEST WINDS OF 30 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH DURING THE EARLY
  AFTERNOON ACROSS THE SOUTHERN LARAMIE RANGE COULD REDUCE
  VISIBILITIES TO ONE HALF MILE OR LESS DUE TO SNOW AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOWPACKED
  ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITIES. THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 FROM
  DOUGLAS TO THE COLORADO STATE LINE...INTERSTATE 80 FROM THE
  SUMMIT TO PINE BLUFFS...AND HIGHWAYS 85 AND 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS AND WHEN APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

&&

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