Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
204 PM 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 THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY.
SNOW WILL DEVELOP ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND WESTERN
NEBRASKA PANHANDLE TODAY AND TONIGHT. WHILE SNOW IS EXPECTED
ACROSS THE REGION...WARM GROUND TEMPERATURES WILL LIMIT HIGH SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS. MINIMAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS INTO THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS SUCH AS THROUGH MUCH OF THE LOWER NORTH PLATTE RIVER
VALLEY.

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BANNER-KIMBALL-CHEYENNE-CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-
EAST LARAMIE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARRISBURG...KIMBALL...BROWNSON...
SIDNEY...CHEYENNE...PINE BLUFFS
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT SATURDAY...
...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...WHICH IS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN
CANCELLED.

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

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL VARY GREATLY
  DEPENDING ON ELEVATION. UPWARDS OF 6 INCHES IS POSSIBLE ALONG
  HIGHER ELEVATIONS SUCH AS RIDGE TOPS. ON AVERAGE 4 TO 6 INCHES
  ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR FROM SIDNEY TO
  CHEYENNE.

* 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 MEANS THAT PERIODS OF MODERATE SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR
SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE
DRIVING.

&&

$$

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SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CENTENNIAL...ALBANY
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING.

SNOW HAS MOVED OFF TO THE EAST OF THE SNOWY RANGE. WHILE MINOR
ACCUMULATIONS ARE STILL POSSIBLE...HEAVY SNOW IS NO LONGER
EXPECTED. THEREFORE...THE WINTER STORM WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

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NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-LARAMIE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...BOSLER...
LARAMIE
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE NOW EXPECTED TO OCCUR FROM THE
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE AND POINTS EAST. WHILE SOME LIGHT SNOW IS
STILL EXPECTED ACROSS THE ARLINGTON AND ELK MOUNTAIN
AREAS...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED.
THEREFORE...THE SNOW ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

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SIERRA MADRE RANGE-
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE NOW EXPECTED TO OCCUR FROM THE
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE AND POINTS EAST. WHILE SOME LIGHT SNOW IS
STILL EXPECTED ACROSS THE ARLINGTON AND ELK MOUNTAIN
AREAS...SIGNIFICANT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS ARE NO LONGER EXPECTED.
THEREFORE...THE SNOW ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

$$

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SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...VEDAUWOO...
WHITAKER...FEDERAL...HORSE CREEK
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

* TIMING...SNOW CONTINUES THIS AFTERNOON...BECOMING HEAVY THIS
  EVENING AND PERSISTING THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 8 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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CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BILL...DOUGLAS...DEER CREEK...
GLENROCK...LUSK...REDBIRD
204 PM 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 MODERATE SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...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...3 TO 5 INCHES EXPECTED ACROSS
  CONVERSE AND NIOBRARA COUNTIES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY....SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON...
  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.

&&

$$

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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
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

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

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL VARY GREATLY
  DEPENDING ON ELEVATION. UPWARDS OF 6 INCHES IS 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 THIS AFTERNOON...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
204 PM MDT FRI APR 29 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS 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 THIS AFTERNOON...
  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.

&&

$$



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