Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
221 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

WYZ019-020-022-051015-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...CASPER
221 PM MST SUN DEC 4 2016

...STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS ACROSS THE AREA INTO MONDAY MORNING...

STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS AHEAD OF A PACIFIC LOW PRESSURE TROUGH
WILL CONTINUE ACROSS SOUTHERN FREMONT AND NATRONA COUNTIES
INTO MONDAY MORNING. 25 TO 35 MPH WINDS WITH GUSTS TO 55 MPH ARE
EXPECTED. ALONG THE EAST SLOPES OF THE GREEN...GRANITE... AND
RATTLESNAKE MOUNTAINS AS WELL AS CASPER MOUNTAIN CAN EXPECT SOME
LOCAL GUSTS AT HIGH AS 65 MPH. A COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH THE
AREA LATE MONDAY MORNING WITH A WIND SHIFT TO THE NORTHEAST AND
A DECREASE IN WIND SPEEDS.

STRONG GUSTY CROSS WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL WITH LIGHT WEIGHT AND
HIGH PROFILE TRAILERS DIFFICULT DUE TO THE BLOW OVER POTENTIAL.
CHECK WITH THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AT 5 1 1 FOR
POSSIBLE TRAVEL RESTRICTIONS FOR LIGHT WEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE
TRAILERS.

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