Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
1057 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...High winds will increase today across Natrona and southeast
Fremont Counties...

.Strong winds will increase over portions of Natrona and
southeast Fremont counties today ahead of a fast-moving cold
front. Gusty winds will continue behind the front, but will be
below criteria.

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Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Natrona County Lower Elevations-
Including the cities of Jeffrey City and Casper
1057 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...Southwest winds will be gusty over wind-prone locations
  today. High winds will become widespread by this afternoon and
  last through early this evening.

* WINDS...Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph with gusts of 55 to 65
  mph. Higher gusts up to 70 mph could occur along Outer Drive on
  the south side of Casper.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds will pose a risk to high profile
  lightweight vehicles.

* ADDITIONAL IMPACTS...Low relative humidity values and above
  normal temperatures will continue today. Outdoor burning is
  highly discouraged!

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

&&

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/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0015.171022T0600Z-171023T0600Z/
Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-
Including the cities of Cody and Meeteetse
1057 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from late Saturday night through Sunday
evening.

* TIMING...Winds will increase Saturday night and may become high
  before sunrise Sunday decreasing by later Sunday night.

* WINDS...West to southwest 20 to 50 mph...highest over the
  mountains and near Clark Wyoming...with gusts to 60 mph.
  Occasional gusts to 65 to 75 mph are possible across the Chief
  Joseph Highway, Highway 120 and around Clark Wyoming.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds will pose a risk to high profile
  lightweight vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

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Upper Wind River Basin-
Including the city of Dubois
1057 AM MDT Fri Oct 20 2017

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from late Saturday night through Sunday
morning.

* TIMING...Winds will increase Saturday night and may become high
  before sunrise Sunday decreasing Sunday afternoon.

* WINDS...West to southwest 20 to 40 mph gusts to 60 mph.

* IMPACTS...Strong crosswinds will pose a risk to high profile
  lightweight vehicles.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$



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