Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
345 AM MDT THU AUG 18 2016

WYZ001>007-181800-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE...MAMMOTH...OLD FAITHFUL...CODY...
MEETEETSE...THERMOPOLIS...WORLAND
345 AM MDT THU AUG 18 2016

...SNOW RETURNS TO NORTHERN WYOMING MOUNTAINS LATE TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY...

AFTER A ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...A COLD FRONT
WILL SWEEP SOUTHWARD ACROSS WYOMING LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY
MORNING WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ALONG AND EAST OF THE
DIVIDE. SNOW LEVELS SHOULD LOWER TO BETWEEN 8500 AND 9000 FEET
BETWEEN 3 AM AND 9 AM FRIDAY. A FEW INCHES OF SNOW COULD
ACCUMULATE ABOVE 9500 FEET ACROSS THE ABSAROKA AND BIGHORN
MOUNTAINS. THE BULK OF THE PRECIPITATION ACROSS NORTHERN WYOMING
SHOULD END BY AROUND NOON FRIDAY. ROADS OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES ARE
EXPECTED TO ONLY BE WET...EXCEPT FOR BEARTOOTH PASS WHICH WILL
LIKELY BECOME SLICK AND SNOW COVERED EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.

$$

WYZ008>011-015>020-022-181800-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-
LANDER FOOTHILLS-GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...KAYCEE...DUBOIS...RIVERTON...
SHOSHONI...LANDER...JEFFREY CITY...CASPER
345 AM MDT THU AUG 18 2016

...SNOW RETURNS TO NORTHERN WYOMING MOUNTAINS LATE TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY...

AFTER A ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...A COLD FRONT
WILL SWEEP SOUTHWARD ACROSS WYOMING LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY MORNING
WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION ALONG AND EAST OF THE DIVIDE.
SNOW LEVELS SHOULD LOWER TO BETWEEN 8500 AND 9000 FEET BETWEEN 3
AM AND 9 AM FRIDAY. A FEW INCHES OF SNOW COULD ACCUMULATE ABOVE
9500 FEET ACROSS THE ABSAROKA AND BIGHORN MOUNTAINS. ROADS OVER
MOUNTAIN PASSES ARE EXPECTED TO ONLY BE WET.

$$

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