Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
206 PM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...AFTER A DECREASE IN THE SNOWFALL TONIGHT...SNOW WILL INCREASE
IN INTENSITY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND PERSIST THROUGH SUNDAY FOR THE
SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES...

WYZ112-114-101000-
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SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY
206 PM MST FRI DEC 9 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST SUNDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DIMINISH THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. SNOW
  INCREASES IN INTENSITY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND CONTINUES THROUGH
  SUNDAY. THE SNOW WILL BE HEAVIEST SATURDAY NIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...ONE TO THREE INCHES THROUGH SATURDAY
  MORNING. 12 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ON WEST
  FACING SLOPES SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH
  HIGHER GUSTS WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN ONE QUARTER
  MILE AT TIMES IN BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CREATE
  DANGEROUS WINTER CONDITIONS FOR THOSE VENTURING OUTDOORS DUE TO
  POOR VISIBILITIES AND ICY SNOW PACKED ROADS.

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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