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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
243 PM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...INCREASING WINDS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE BLOWING SNOW...

.WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE OVER PARTS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING
WEDNESDAY AND BE STRONGEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. WHILE HIGH WINDS ARE
NOT CURRENTLY ANTICIPATED...THE WINDS WILL BE STRONG ENOUGH TO
PRODUCE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW ESPECIALLY IN WIND-PRONE AREAS SUCH
AS ALONG INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN CHEYENNE AND LARAMIE AS WELL AS IN
THE ARLINGTON AREA...AND ALONG INTERSTATE 25 OVER SOUTHERN PLATTE
COUNTY.

WYZ106-110-116-117-031200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WW.Y.0011.160204T0100Z-160204T2200Z/
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BORDEAUX...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...
VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...
WHITAKER
243 PM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM WEDNESDAY TO 3 PM
MST THURSDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM
WEDNESDAY TO 3 PM MST THURSDAY.

* TIMING...WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WESTERLY 15 TO 25 MPH WEDNESDAY WITH GUSTS
  OVER 45 MPH WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
  VISIBILITIES LOCALLY AROUND ONE-QUARTER MILE DUE TO
  CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MOSTLY TO TRAVEL DUE TO SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW WITH ASSOCIATED LOW VISIBILITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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