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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
830 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

...ACCUMULATING SNOW RETURNS TO HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING TONIGHT AND FRIDAY...

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Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-South Laramie Range-
Including the cities of Centennial, Albany, Buford, Pumpkin Vine,
and Vedauwoo
830 PM MDT Thu Apr 20 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

* TIMING...Snow showers will increase in intensity tonight into
  early Friday across the mountains of southern Wyoming, tapering
  off in coverage during the afternoon on Friday.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 to 10 inches for the higher
elevations of the Snowy and Sierra Madre Ranges. 3 to 6 inches
of snowfall is expected for the South Laramie Range between
Laramie and Cheyenne, including higher elevations of Interstate
80.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...Southeast to East winds around 15 mph with
  gusts to around 25 mph. Visibility will be reduced to less than
  a half mile at times in snow showers.

* IMPACTS...Hazardous travel likely due to snow covered roads and
  low visibility along the higher elevations of Interstate 80 west
  of Cheyenne. Those planning outdoor recreation in the mountains should
  be prepared for snowy conditions and low visibility at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving.

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