Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
432 PM MST Fri Feb 16 2018

WYZ101>119-172345-
Converse County Lower Elevations-Niobrara County-
North Laramie Range-Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-
Shirley Basin-Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
East Platte County-Goshen County-Central Carbon County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-Southwest Carbon County-
Sierra Madre Range-Upper North Platte River Basin-Snowy Range-
Laramie Valley-South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
432 PM MST Fri Feb 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of east central
Wyoming...south central Wyoming and southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

Strong winds will continue to develop through the wind prone areas
of southeast Wyoming late this afternoon and evening, becoming more
widespread tonight. High Wind Warnings remain in effect for much of
southeast Wyoming for wind gusts of 60 to 70 mph. These high winds
combined with the recent snow will create ground blizzard conditions
along Interstate 80 between Laramie and Rawlins tonight and Saturday
morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Strong winds will continue Saturday and Saturday night for much of
southeast Wyoming. High Wind Warnings remain in effect through
late Saturday night.

An Arctic cold front is forecast to slowly move through southeast
Wyoming beginning Sunday morning, exiting the state by Tuesday
morning. A prolonged period of moderate snow will occur along and
behind the front as it moves through the area. Significant snow
accumulations are expected leading to hazardous travel conditions.
A Winter Storm Watch is in effect Sunday morning through Monday
afternoon for Converse and Niobrara counties, including Douglas,
Glenrock and Lusk.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be required. Please relay your high
wind reports to the National Weather Service in Cheyenne.

$$

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-172345-
Dawes-Box Butte-Scotts Bluff-Banner-Morrill-Kimball-Cheyenne-
North Sioux-South Sioux-
432 PM MST Fri Feb 16 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of western
Nebraska.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

An Arctic cold front is forecast to slowly move through the Nebraska
Panhandle Sunday evening. The front will exit the Panhandle by Tuesday
morning. A prolonged period of moderate snow will occur along and
behind the front as it moves through the area. Significant snow
accumulations are expected leading to hazardous travel conditions.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be required.

$$



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