Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS LIKELY FOR MUCH OF SOUTHEAST
WYOMING AND THE SOUTHERN NEBRASKA PANHANDLE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

.A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
ROCKIES THROUGH THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY. HEAVY SNOW IS POSSIBLE
ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING INTO THE SOUTHERN NEBRASKA
PANHANDLE. WIDESPREAD SNOW ALONG WITH BLOWING SNOW MAY MAKE TRAVEL
EXTREMELY DIFFICULT ACROSS THE REGION MONDAY THROUGH EARLY
TUESDAY.

WYZ112-114-116-010700-
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SIERRA MADRE RANGE-SNOWY RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY...WOODS LANDING...
VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON
MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS
NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP LATE THIS EVENING AND WILL BE HEAVY
  AT TIMES THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF EARLY
  TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...12 TO 16 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY
  HIGHER AMOUNTS IN THE HIGH PEAKS OF THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE
  MOUNTAINS.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY WITH DECREASING WINDS
  MONDAY NIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
  MILE IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR RECREATION WILL BECOME DANGEROUS
  ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT DRIFTING OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE.
  SOME ROADS MAY BECOME CLOSED DUE TO HAZARDOUS WINTER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE
EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

NEZ054-055-WYZ110-115-117>119-010700-
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KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-LARAMIE VALLEY-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-
EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KIMBALL...SIDNEY...ARLINGTON...
ELK MOUNTAIN...LARAMIE...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER...
CHEYENNE...BURNS...CARPENTER...ALBIN...PINE BLUFFS
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
2 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT...AND WILL
  BE MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES MONDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. SNOW
  WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 12 INCHES ACROSS LARAMIE
  COUNTY...WITH HIGHEST ACCUMULATIONS IN THE SOUTHERN LARAMIE
  RANGE FOOTHILLS INCLUDING HORSE CREEK. 4 TO 10 INCHES
  ELSEWHERE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...WIDESPREAD EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25
  MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY WITH DECREASING
  WINDS MONDAY NIGHT. HIGHER GUSTS TO 40 MPH ARE LIKELY NEAR
  ARLINGTON. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
  MILE IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR RECREATION WILL BECOME DANGEROUS
  ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT DUE TO HEAVY
  SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW
  IS LIKELY WHICH COULD POSE A THREAT TO LIVESTOCK AND CAUSE
  POWER OUTAGES. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME CLOSED DUE TO HAZARDOUS
  WINTER CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE
EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

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/O.NEW.KCYS.WS.W.0004.160201T1300Z-160202T1900Z/
SCOTTS BLUFF-BANNER-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTTSBLUFF...GERING...HARRISBURG...
BORDEAUX...GLENDO...WHEATLAND...CHUGWATER...GUERNSEY...TORRINGTON
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
6 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST TUESDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY MONDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  MONDAY NIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING.

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

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY WITH DECREASING WINDS
  MONDAY NIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
  MILE IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR RECREATION WILL BECOME DANGEROUS
  ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT DUE TO HEAVY SNOW
  AND BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW IS
  LIKELY WHICH COULD POSE A THREAT TO LIVESTOCK AND CAUSE POWER
  OUTAGES. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME CLOSED DUE TO HAZARDOUS WINTER
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE
EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

NEZ021-096-WYZ101-109-010700-
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MORRILL-SOUTH SIOUX-CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRIDGEPORT...BAYARD...AGATE...DOUGLAS...
GLENROCK...RAWLINS...SINCLAIR...HANNA
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
6 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY MONDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  MONDAY NIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 7 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY WITH DECREASING WINDS
  MONDAY NIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
  MILE IN FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL AND OUTDOOR RECREATION WILL BECOME DANGEROUS
  ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT DUE TO HEAVY SNOW
  AND BLOWING SNOW. SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW IS
  LIKELY WHICH COULD POSE A THREAT TO LIVESTOCK AND CAUSE POWER
  OUTAGES. SOME ROADS MAY BECOME CLOSED DUE TO HAZARDOUS WINTER
  CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...STAY
WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE THE
EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING.

&&

$$

NEZ002-003-095-WYZ102-104-105-111-113-010700-
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DAWES-BOX BUTTE-NORTH SIOUX-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-SHIRLEY BASIN-
SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHADRON...ALLIANCE...HARRISON...LUSK...
MUDDY GAP...MEDICINE BOW...BAGGS...DIXON...SARATOGA...
ENCAMPMENT...RIVERSIDE
1134 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MONDAY TO NOON MST
TUESDAY...

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

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP EARLY MONDAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH
  MONDAY NIGHT. SNOW WILL TAPER OFF TUESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 25 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY WITH DECREASING WINDS
  MONDAY NIGHT. LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS TO 30 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.
  VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE MILE IN FALLING
  AND BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE HAZARDOUS MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT WITH
  SLICK AND SNOW COVERED ROADS AND LOW VISIBILITY.

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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