Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Special Weather Statement...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Riverton WY
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

WYZ017-018-192300-
Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Including the cities of Riverton, Shoshoni, and Lander
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Snow is expected to develop across the Wind River Basin and Lander
Foothills by Saturday morning and continue into Saturday evening
before decreasing or ending late. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 5
inches across the area with locally higher amounts over 6 inches
in the Lander Foothills. Stay tuned for future updates and
possible winter weather highlights for Saturday. Anyone planning
travel around the area Saturday should prepare for winter driving
conditions.

$$

WYZ014-015-192300-
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Light snow is expected to develop across the Wind River mountains
later today into tonight, and then increase during the day
Saturday before tapering off Saturday night. Snowfall amounts of 5
to 10 inches are expected across the area. Stay tuned for future
updates and possible winter weather highlights for Saturday.
Anyone planning travel around the Wind River Mountains later
tonight and especially on Saturday, particularly over South Pass
should prepare for winter driving conditions in snow and locally
gusty wind.

$$

WYZ025-026-192300-
Upper Green River Basin Foothills-Upper Green River Basin-
Including the cities of Pinedale, La Barge, Big Piney, and Farson
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Light snow will develop across the northern part of the area
Friday afternoon. However, as the main storm system develops, the
chance of accumulating snow will generally shift to the southern
part of the Upper Green River Basin. Snowfall amounts of 1 to 4
inches are possible across the area between Friday night and
Saturday night with the highest amounts in the south.

$$

WYZ027-192300-
South Lincoln County-
Including the cities of Kemmerer and Cokeville
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Snow will develop across the area this evening and continue
through Saturday before ending Saturday night. Snowfall amounts of
3 to 5 inches are possible across the area with locally higher
amounts.

$$

WYZ023-024-192300-
Star Valley-Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-
Including the cities of Afton, Alpine, Star Valley Ranch,
and Thayne
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

A period of snow is expected across the area which will develop
this morning and last into tonight. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3
inches are expected with locally higher amounts along the
foothills. In the mountains, expect 3 to 6 inches with locally
higher amounts.

$$

WYZ007>009-192300-
Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-Bighorn Mountains West-
Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Snow will develop across the area late tonight and continue
through Saturday and even into Saturday evening. Expect 4 to 8
inches of snow across the area with locally higher amounts in the
southern Bighorns.

$$

WYZ005-006-192300-
Southwest Big Horn Basin-Southeast Big Horn Basin-
Including the cities of Thermopolis and Worland
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Snow will develop across the area late tonight and continue
through Saturday and even into Saturday evening. Expect 1 to 3
inches of snow across the area.

$$

WYZ011-192300-
Southeast Johnson County-
Including the city of Kaycee
506 AM MST Fri Jan 19 2018

Snow will develop across the area late tonight and continue
through Saturday and even into Saturday night. The most likely
accumulations will be 2 to 5 inches with the highest amounts near
the Natrona County line.

$$



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