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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
245 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...AN ARCTIC COLD FRONT WILL BRING MORE SNOW TO THE REGION
LATE TODAY THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK...

.A STRONG ARCTIC COLD FRONT IN CANADA WILL MOVE SOUTHWARD TODAY
AND THEN MOVE ACROSS SOUTHEAST WYOMING BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING.
ALONG WITH MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES...WIDESPREAD LIGHT SNOW IS
EXPECTED. A PROLONGED PERIOD OF SNOW WILL OCCUR IN THE MOUNTAINS
WHERE MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY
EVENING.

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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
245 AM MST SUN DEC 28 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IN EFFECT
FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 6 AM THIS MORNING TO 5 PM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY THIS MORNING AND BECOME
  MORE WIDESPREAD THIS AFTERNOON. LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 8000 FEET WITH
  2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE VALLEYS INCLUDING CENTENNIAL AND
  ENCAMPMENT.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN 25 TO 35 MPH AND
  GUSTS AROUND 50 MPH TODAY WILL RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING
  AND DRIFTING SNOW...MAINLY ON THE WEST FACING SLOPES.
  VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE ARE EXPECTED IN BLOWING AND
  FALLING SNOW. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TONIGHT AND SHIFT
  INTO THE NORTH BETWEEN 5 TO 15 MPH BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES IN AND AROUND THE
  MOUNTAINS WITH SLICK AND SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS. COLD TEMPERATURES
  AND GUSTY NORTHERLY WINDS WILL RESULT IN WIND CHILL VALUES
  BETWEEN 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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