Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

WYZ006-202300-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...MORE SNOW AND COLD MOVING IN THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF CANADIAN COLD FRONTS WILL THROUGH THE AREA TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING WITH SNOW DEVELOPING ALONG WITH BRISK NORTH WINDS AND
COLDER TEMPERATURES.  PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY.
AREAS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES OF NEW SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND.
THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...WIND AND SLICK ROADS MAY BE A SIGNIFICANT
IMPACT TO TRAVELERS AND OTHERS WITH OUTDOOR INTERESTS. STAY TUNED FOR
FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS
NEARER.

$$

WYZ028>030-202300-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...MORE SNOW AND COLD MOVING IN LATER THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF CANADIAN COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY...THEN AGAIN ON SATURDAY WITH SNOW
DEVELOPING ALONG WITH BRISK NORTH WINDS AND COLDER TEMPERATURES.
PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. AREAS OF 2 TO 5 INCHES
OF NEW SNOW CAN BE EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND. THE COMBINATION OF
SNOW...WIND AND SLICK ROADS MAY BE A SIGNIFICANT IMPACT TO TRAVELERS
AND OTHERS WITH OUTDOOR INTERESTS. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS
AND POSSIBLE WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS NEARER.

$$

WYZ024-027-202300-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...COLD...WIND AND SNOW HEADED TO THE AREA LATER TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION LATER TODAY AND
AGAIN ON SATURDAY. SOME LIGHT SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE AREA TODAY
BEFORE A STRONG CANADIAN COLD FRONT MOVES IN FROM THE NORTHEAST WITH
STEADIER SNOW AND BRISK WINDS. SNOWFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES IS EXPECTED
IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH 5 TO 12 INCHES IN THE SALT AND WYOMING
RANGES. THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...WIND AND SLICK ROADS MAY BE A
SIGNIFICANT IMPACT TO TRAVELERS AND OTHERS WITH OUTDOOR INTERESTS.
STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS
THE TIME DRAWS NEARER.

$$

WYZ016-017-019-202300-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...COLD...WIND AND SNOW HEADED TO THE AREA LATER TODAY THROUGH
SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF CANADIAN COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA OVER
THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...WITH SNOW FIRST INITIATING THIS AFTERNOON.
SNOWFALL OF 3 TO 6 INCHES ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH HIGHER
AMOUNTS IN THE MOUNTAINS. THE SNOW AND COLD WILL LIKELY HAMPER
OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND TRAVEL. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND
POSSIBLE WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS NEARER.

$$

WYZ020-022-202300-
CASPER MOUNTAIN-NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...COLD...WIND AND SNOW HEADED TO THE AREA TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF CANADIAN COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE DOWN FROM THE NORTH
BEGINNING THIS AFTERNOON...INITIATING A PERIOD OF SNOW. SNOWFALL OF
2 TO 5 INCHES IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH 6 TO 12 INCHES IN
THE IN THE SURROUNDING FOOTHILLS AND MOUNTAINS IS EXPECTED THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING. THE SNOW AND COLD WILL LIKELY HAMPER OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES AND TRAVEL. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE
WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS NEARER.

$$

WYZ012-202300-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...COLD...WIND AND SNOW HEADED TO THE LATER TODAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

A COUPLE OF CANADIAN COLD FRONTS WILL MOVE DOWN FROM THE NORTH
BEGINNING TODAY...INITIATING A PERIOD OF SNOW. SNOWFALL OF 2
TO 4 INCHES IS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH 5 TO 12 INCHES
IN THE MOUNTAINS. THE SNOW AND COLD MAY HAMPER SOME OUTDOOR
ACTIVITIES AND TRAVEL. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE
WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS NEARER.

$$

WYZ010-011-202300-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
544 AM MST FRI FEB 20 2015

...COLD...WIND AND SNOW HEADED TO THE AREA TODAY THROUGH
SATURDAY...

BANDS OF SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO PUSH THROUGH THE AREA THIS
MORNING WITH SOME DECREASE IN ACTIVITY IN THE LATE MORNING AND
AFTERNOON.  A CANADIAN COLD FRONT WILL THEN SPREAD ANOTHER ROUND
OF SNOW ACROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING WITH SNOW CONTINUING THROUGH
SATURDAY MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  SNOWFALL OF
2 TO 5 INCHES IS EXPECTED BY SATURDAY EVENING.  IN ADDITION...
NORTH WIND WILL INCREASE TO 15 TO 30 MPH TONIGHT...CAUSING AREAS OF
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND LIMITED VISIBILITY THROUGH SATURDAY
ALONG WITH BITTER COLD WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES.  THE SNOW AND COLD
WILL LIKELY HAMPER OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES AND TRAVEL. STAY TUNED FOR
FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE WINTER HIGHLIGHTS AS THE TIME DRAWS
NEARER.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON




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