Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
712 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

WYZ101-103>105-109-110-113-115>117-231600-
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-
FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-SHIRLEY BASIN-
CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-LARAMIE VALLEY-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOUGLAS...GLENROCK...MUDDY GAP...
MEDICINE BOW...RAWLINS...SINCLAIR...HANNA...ARLINGTON...
ELK MOUNTAIN...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...RIVERSIDE...LARAMIE...
VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...
WHITAKER
712 AM MST MON FEB 23 2015

...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING...

TEMPERATURES HAVE DROPPED BELOW ZERO THIS MORNING FOR MANY AREAS
ALONG AND WEST OF THE LARAMIE RANGE. WINDS ON AVERAGE ARE
RANGING 5 TO 10 MPH OR LESS...AND WIND CHILLS HAVE DROPPED INTO
THE MINUS SINGLE DIGITS TO MINUS TEENS WITH A COUPLE SPOTS
DIPPING INTO THE MINUS 20S. THE COLDEST READINGS ARE IN THE NORTH
SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS BETWEEN LARAMIE AND RAWLINS...AND IN THE
SOUTHERN LARAMIE RANGE BETWEEN CHEYENNE AND LARAMIE. WINDS WILL
CONTINUE TO DECREASE THROUGH THE MORNING WHICH WILL ALLOW WIND
CHILLS TO INCREASE.

WEAR EXTRA LAYERS AS YOU VENTURE OUTSIDE THIS MORNING AND MINIMIZE
THE AMOUNT OF TIME YOUR PETS SPEND OUTSIDE. FROSTBITE AND
HYPOTHERMIA CAN OCCUR IN A VERY SHORT PERIOD OF TIME IF PROPER
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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