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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
100 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING MORE SNOW TO THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY...

.A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING BY
EARLY MONDAY MORNING. ALONG WITH MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES...
WIDESPREAD LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED. A PROLONGED PERIOD OF SNOW
WILL OCCUR IN THE MOUNTAINS WHERE MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE
EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY EVENING.

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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
100 PM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD TODAY. LIGHT TO
  MODERATE SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET WITH
  2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS INCLUDING CENTENNIAL AND
  ENCAMPMENT.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN 25 TO 35 MPH AND
  GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH WILL RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW...MAINLY ON THE WEST FACING SLOPES. VISIBILITIES
  BELOW ONE HALF MILE ARE EXPECTED IN BLOWING AND FALLING SNOW.
  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT AND BECOME NORTH 5 TO 15
  MPH BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES IN AND AROUND THE
  MOUNTAINS WITH SLICK AND SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS. COLD TEMPERATURES
  AND GUSTY NORTH WINDS WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES BETWEEN
  10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS AND WHEN APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

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RUBIN


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