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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...SIGNIFICNAT SNOW STILL EXPECTED THROUGH MIDNIGHT OVER SWEETWATER
COUNTY...

.A MAJOR WINTER STORM CONTINUES TO GRADUALLY MOVE AWAY FROM THE
AREA WITH ONLY VERY LIGHT SNOW IN MOST AREAS. THE EXCEPTION IS
EXPECTED OVER MAINLY WESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY THIS EVENING WHERE
INTENSE SNOW SHOWERS DEVLOPING OVER THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN
LINCOLN COUNTY PUSH SOUTHEAST INTO WESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
INCLUDING GREEN RIVER AND ROCK SPRINGS.

WYZ023-024-027-250045-
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STAR VALLEY-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AFTON...ALPINE...STAR VALLEY RANCH...
THAYNE...KEMMERER...COKEVILLE
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END LATER
TONIGHT, BUT ANY ADDTITIONAL ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE VERY LIGHT.

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UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PINEDALE
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END LATER
TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE AN INCH OR LESS.

$$

WYZ018-250045-
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LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END BY MID TO
LATE EVENING. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE A HALF INCH
OR LESS.

$$

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UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LA BARGE...BIG PINEY...FARSON
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END LATER
TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE AN INCH OR LESS.
THE EXCEPTION COULD BE IN THE LA BARGE AREA WHERE 1 TO 2 INCHES
COULD OCCUR TONIGHT.

$$

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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END BY LATE TONIGHT. ADDITIONAL
SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE AN INCH OR LESS.

$$

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NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END BY MID TO
LATE EVENING. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE A HALF INCH
OR LESS.

$$

WYZ019-250045-
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GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JEFFREY CITY
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY WILL EXPIRE AT 5 PM MST THIS
AFTERNOON...

LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES ARE EXPECTED TO COME TO AN END BY MID TO
LATE EVENING. ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO BE A HALF INCH
OR LESS.

$$

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ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
445 PM MST TUE JAN 24 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MST
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL OCCUR THROUGH AT LEAST MIDNIGHT,
  BEFORE TAPERING OFF AFTER MIDNIGHT. THERE WILL BE BURSTS OF
  MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW...MAINLY ACROSS WESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
  INCLUDING GREEN RIVER AND ROCK SPRINGS. SNOWFALL RATES COULD
  APPROACH AN INCH AN HOUR UNDER THE BURSTS OF HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS.

* SNOWFALL SO FAR...3 TO 6 INCHES HAS FALLEN. A REPORT OF 7
  INCHES WAS OBSERVED IN GREEN RIVER.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...1 TO 3 INCHES ESPECIALLY OVER THE WESTERN
  HALF OF SWEETWATER COUNTY.

* VISIBILITY...QUARTER TO HALF MILE IN MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOWFALL.

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS AND HIGHWAYS INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80 WILL BE SLICK
  AND SNOW PACKED AND TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE SEVERELY LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING
SNOW AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.
CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS AT WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING
5 1 1.

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TEAM RIVERTON/21


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