Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
505 AM MST MON FEB 8 2016

WYZ116-117-081500-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...
HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER
505 AM MST MON FEB 8 2016

WESTERLY WINDS WILL GUST 40 TO 55 MPH THROUGH MID MORNING IN THE
SOUTHERN LARAMIE RANGE. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE 80
BETWEEN LARAMIE AND CHEYENNE...SUCH AS VEDAUWOO...BUFORD AND
PUMPKIN VINE. IN ADDITION TO THE GUSTY WINDS...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW
IS POSSIBLE WHICH MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND ICY ROADWAYS.

THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ADVISES NO LIGHT TRAILER
TRAFFIC DUE TO WIND SPEEDS ABOVE 50 MPH. THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE
LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
TRAVELING EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD. DRIVERS OF SUCH VEHICLES ARE
ADVISED TO DELAY TRAVEL. BLACK ICE ADVISORIES HAVE ALSO BEEN
POSTED BY WYDOT. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION IF TRAVELING
THROUGH THIS AREA.

$$

WYZ110-081500-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
505 AM MST MON FEB 8 2016

WESTERLY WINDS WILL GUST 40 TO 50 MPH THROUGH MID MORNING IN THE
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS. THIS INCLUDES PORTIONS OF INTERSTATE
80 BETWEEN LARAMIE AND RAWLINS...SUCH AS ARLINGTON AND ELK
MOUNTAIN. IN ADDITION TO THE GUSTY WINDS...PATCHY BLOWING SNOW IS
POSSIBLE WHICH MAY RESULT IN SLICK AND ICY ROADWAYS.

THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ADVISES NO LIGHT TRAILER
TRAFFIC DUE TO WIND SPEEDS ABOVE 50 MPH. THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE
LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
TRAVELING EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD. DRIVERS OF SUCH VEHICLES ARE
ADVISED TO DELAY TRAVEL. BLACK ICE ADVISORIES HAVE ALSO BEEN
POSTED BY WYDOT. SLOW DOWN AND USE EXTRA CAUTION IF TRAVELING
THROUGH THIS AREA.

$$



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