Special Weather Statement
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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
133 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

NEZ002-003-019>021-054-055-095-096-WYZ101>119-290600-
DAWES-BOX BUTTE-SCOTTS BLUFF-BANNER-MORRILL-KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-
NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-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-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHADRON...ALLIANCE...SCOTTSBLUFF...
GERING...HARRISBURG...BRIDGEPORT...BAYARD...KIMBALL...SIDNEY...
HARRISON...AGATE...DOUGLAS...GLENROCK...LUSK...MUDDY GAP...
MEDICINE BOW...BORDEAUX...GLENDO...WHEATLAND...CHUGWATER...
GUERNSEY...TORRINGTON...RAWLINS...SINCLAIR...HANNA...ARLINGTON...
ELK MOUNTAIN...BAGGS...DIXON...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...
RIVERSIDE...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING...LARAMIE...
VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...
WHITAKER...CHEYENNE...BURNS...CARPENTER...ALBIN...PINE BLUFFS
133 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND WIND CHILLS ALONG WITH LIGHT
SNOW TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...

AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND
WESTERN NEBRASKA TONIGHT USHERING IN BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES
AND WIND CHILLS FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY...ALONG WITH LIGHT SNOW ON
MONDAY. MAXIMUM TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY WILL BE REACHED EARLY IN
THE MORNING WITH TEMPERATURES SLOWLY FALLING DURING THE DAY.
BY SUNSET MONDAY...TEMPERATURES WILL BE AROUND ZERO. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY WILL RANGE FROM 10 BELOW ZERO TO NEAR
ZERO. WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY WILL RANGE
FROM 10 DEGREES BELOW ZERO TO 20 DEGREES BELOW ZERO...AND 20
DEGREES BELOW ZERO TO 40 DEGREES BELOW ZERO MONDAY NIGHT.

LIGHT SNOW WILL BECOME WIDESPREAD TONIGHT AND MONDAY...THEN
SLOWLY DECREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY MONDAY NIGHT. BY TUESDAY
MORNING...EXPECT SNOWFALL TOTALS OF 6 TO 12 INCHES ACROSS THE
NORTHERN LARAMIE...SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES...WITH 1 TO 4
INCHES ACROSS LOWER ELEVATIONS.

IF YOU ARE PLANNING ON BEING OUTSIDE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...
MAKE SURE TO WEAR LAYERED CLOTHING...A WARM HAT AND MITTENS AND
TO COVER ALL EXPOSED SKIN TO AVOID FROSTBITE AND POSSIBLE
HYPOTHERMIA. MAKE SURE CHILDREN...ELDERLY...LIVESTOCK AND PETS
HAVE ADEQUATE PROTECTION FROM THE BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND
WIND CHILLS.

IF YOU ARE TRAVELING BY VEHICLE...MAKE SURE TO HAVE A WINTER
WEATHER SURVIVAL KIT...AND IF YOU BECOME STRANDED...STAY WITH
YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES.

$$

RUBIN/HAHN



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