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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
139 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...SNOW HEAVY AT TIMES...WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING WEST OF
INTERSTATE 25...

.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.

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NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN
139 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT
MDT TONIGHT.

* TIMING...RAIN HAS CHANGED TO SNOW IN THE LAST HOUR AND WILL
  BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THIS MORNING. SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  TUESDAY EVENING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE
  EARLY THIS MORNING...BECOMING NORTHERLY AT 10 TO 20 MPH. HEAVY
  SNOW WILL 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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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GARRETT...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY
139 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* 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.

&&

$$

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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
139 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

* TIMING...RAIN EARLY THIS MORNING WILL CHANGE TO ALL SNOW AROUND
  BEFORE SUNRISE DOWN TO 5000 FEET WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY SNOW
  TODAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES ABOVE 5500 FEET. 2 TO
  6 INCHES BELOW 5500 FEET INCLUDING DOUGLAS...BILL...AND
  GLENROCK.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...NORTH BETWEEN 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
  35 MPH. 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...ESPECIALLY ABOVE
  5500 FEET.

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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CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RAWLINS...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT
139 AM MDT TUE APR 26 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM MDT
THIS AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES THIS
  MORNING THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS NEAR THE MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...LIGHT NORTHEAST THIS MORNING BECOMING NORTH
  BETWEEN 15 TO 25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE MILE
  AT TIMES THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.

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