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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
1045 PM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...HEAVY SNOW RETURNING TO THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND
SOME ADJACENT AREAS TONIGHT AND TUESDAY...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE CENTRAL ROCKY
MOUNTAIN REGION TONIGHT. RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW OVERNIGHT ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS WITH SNOW SPREADING INTO ADJACENT AREAS BY EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING. HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

WYZ103-112-114-261300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0011.160426T0600Z-160427T0600Z/
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARRETT...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY
1045 PM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOW IS EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  STARTING TONIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 18 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS LIKELY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT AND
  VARIABLE...BECOMING NORTHERLY AT 10 TO 20 MPH TUESDAY. HEAVY
  SNOW MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...HEAVY SNOW AND SNOW PACKED ROADS MAY CREATE
  DANGEROUS TRAVEL DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES AND DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

WYZ101-104-105-116-261300-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0011.160426T0600Z-160427T0600Z/
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BILL...DOUGLAS...DEER CREEK...
GLENROCK...SEMINOE DAM...MEDICINE BOW...SHIRLEY BASIN...BUFORD...
PUMPKIN VINE...VEDAUWOO
1045 PM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...RAIN THIS EVENING WILL CHANGE TO ALL SNOW AROUND
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW BY LATE TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...LIGHT WINDS TONIGHT BECOMING NORTHWEST AT
  10 TO 20 MPH ON TUESDAY. HEAVY SNOW MAY REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO
  UNDER A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TO TRAVEL DUE TO SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW
  VISIBILITIES. ROADWAYS MAY BECOME SLICK AND SNOW PACKED ON
  TUESDAY CREATING HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$



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