Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...STORM SYSTEM TO AFFECT THE CENTRAL ROCKIES AND PLAINS TODAY AND
SATURDAY...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS
THE CENTRAL ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND PLAINS TODAY AND SATURDAY. SNOW
WILL DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND WESTERN NEBRASKA
PANHANDLE TODAY AND TONIGHT. WHILE SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE
REGION...MOST OF THE SNOW WILL FALL ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS AND
HIGHER ELEVATIONS WITH MINIMAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS INTO THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS SUCH AS THROUGH MUCH OF THE LOWER NORTH PLATTE RIVER
VALLEY.

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CHEYENNE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BROWNSON...SIDNEY
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING THIS MORNING WITH HEAVY SNOW FOR MID
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES EXPECTED.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 TODAY...INCREASING TO 15 TO
  25 MPH BY SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DUE TO HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES
  AND AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

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.

&&

$$

WYZ114-116-292200-
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SNOWY RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...BUFORD...
PUMPKIN VINE...VEDAUWOO
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING THIS MORNING WITH PERIODS OF SNOW
  THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS BETWEEN 10 TO 20
  MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST FRIDAY NIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
  POSSIBLE. VISIBILITIES FREQUENTLY AT OR BELOW ONE HALF MILE.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES
  AND AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

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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BANNER-KIMBALL-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARRISBURG...KIMBALL...WHITAKER...
FEDERAL...HORSE CREEK...CHEYENNE...PINE BLUFFS
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS MORNING WITH PERIODS OF
  HEAVY SNOW THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 9 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 TODAY...INCREASING TO 15 TO
  25 MPH BY SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES
  DUE TO HEAVY SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES
  AND AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ019-021-WYZ106>108-292200-
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SCOTTS BLUFF-MORRILL-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTTSBLUFF...GERING...ANGORA...
BRIDGEPORT...BAYARD...REDINGTON...BORDEAUX...WHEATLAND...
GUERNSEY...TORRINGTON
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 6 PM MDT
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO
6 PM MDT SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...6 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM SATURDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL VARY GREATLY
  DEPENDING ON ELEVATION. UPWARDS OF 8 INCHES IF POSSIBLE ALONG
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS SUCH AS RIDGE TOPS. LESS THAN 2 INCHES OF SNOW
  FOR LOWER ELEVATIONS SUCH AS THROUGH MUCH OF THE NORTH PLATTE
  RIVER VALLEY.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WIND AT 5 TO 15 MPH TODAY...THEN
  INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH ON SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE
  HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES
  AND AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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DAWES-BOX BUTTE-NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHADRON...CHADRON ST PARK...ALLIANCE...
HARRISON...AGATE
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM MDT SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS
EVENING TO 6 PM MDT SATURDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING THIS EVENING WITH PERIODS OF SNOW
  CONTINUING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WILL VARY GREATLY ACROSS THE AREA
  DEPENDING ON ELEVATION. UPWARDS OF 8 INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE
  ALONG THE PINE RIDGE WHILE ONLY 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED AT
  LOWER ELEVATIONS SUCH AS AT CHADRON.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY....SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH
  TODAY...INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW
  ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. ROADWAYS WILL BECOME
  SLICK AND SNOW COVERED...ESPECIALLY AT NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

WYZ110-115-292200-
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NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-LARAMIE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...BOSLER...
LARAMIE
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
SATURDAY...

* TIMING...SNOW DEVELOPING THIS MORNING WITH PERIODS OF SNOW
  THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY....SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TONIGHT...BECOMING
  EAST ON FRIDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. ROADWAYS WILL BECOME
  SLICK AND SNOW COVERED...ESPECIALLY AT NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

WYZ112-292200-
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SIERRA MADRE RANGE-
235 AM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST BETWEEN 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST. VISIBILITIES
  BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES
  AND AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$



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