Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
840 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

WYZ016>018-070700-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUBOIS...RIVERTON...SHOSHONI...LANDER
840 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

...STRONG NORTHWEST TO WEST WIND TONIGHT ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
WIND RIVER BASIN...

STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS...BETWEEN 25 AND 35 MPH WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 55 MPH WILL IMPACT THE WIND RIVER BASIN TONIGHT.
THE STRONGEST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPACT AREAS BETWEEN KINNEAR
AND DUBOIS...INCLUDING THE CROWHEART AREA. THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO
SUBSIDE SUNDAY MORNING. LIGHTWEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES
SHOULD BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS TONIGHT...IF TRAVELING ALONG HIGHWAY
26 BETWEEN RIVERTON AND DUBOIS...AS WELL AS ON HIGHWAY 287 BETWEEN
FORT WASHAKIE AND THE JUNCTION WITH HIGHWAY 26.

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WYZ028>030-070700-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
840 PM MST SAT FEB 6 2016

STRONG WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS...BETWEEN 20 AND 35 MPH WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL IMPACT SWEETWATER COUNTY...ESPECIALLY
THE EASTERN TWO...THIRDS TONIGHT. THE WIND IS EXPECTED TO SUBSIDE
SUNDAY MORNING. LIGHTWEIGHT AND HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES SHOULD BE
ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS IF TRAVELING TONIGHT...INCLUDING ALONG INTERSTATE
80. AS OF 830 PM...THE EASTBOUND LANE OF INTERSTATE 80...EAST OF
ROCK SPRINGS WAS CLOSED.

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