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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
233 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...HEAVY SNOW RETURNING TO THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH LATE TUESDAY...

.AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY DEVELOPING OVER NEVADA THIS
MORNING WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN COLORADO MONDAY AFTERNOON AND
EVENTUALLY NEAR THE WYOMING AND COLORADO BORDER ON TUESDAY. SNOW
LEVELS WILL START OFF FAIRLY HIGH MONDAY AFTERNOON...BUT WILL FALL
TO AROUND 5000 FEET DURING THE DAY TUESDAY. HEAVY SNOW IS EXPECTED
FOR THE MOUNTAINS MONDAY EVENING THROUGH MUCH OF THE DAY TUESDAY.

WYZ104-105-116-252300-
/O.EXA.KCYS.WS.A.0010.160426T0000Z-160427T0000Z/
FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-SHIRLEY BASIN-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SEMINOE DAM...MEDICINE BOW...
SHIRLEY BASIN...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...VEDAUWOO
233 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...RAIN ON MONDAY WILL GRADUALLY MIX WITH AND CHANGE TO
  ALL SNOW LATE MONDAY EVENING. EXPECT SNOW TO BECOME HEAVY AT
  TIMES ON TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
  SOME HIGHER GUSTS. 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT
TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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WYZ103-112-114-252300-
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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARRETT...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY
233 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...SNOW EXPECTED TO BECOME HEAVY OVER THE MOUNTAINS
  MONDAY EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 18 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS ON NORTH AND NORTHEAST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH WITH
  SOME HIGHER GUSTS. 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 WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW THAT MAY IMPACT
TRAVEL. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

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