Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW CONTINUES ACROSS MUCH OF
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN WYOMING...

.THE NORTHERN PORTION OF A LARGE WINTER STORM CROSSING THE
ROCKIES INTO THE PLAINS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT MUCH OF CENTRAL
AND SOUTHERN WYOMING THIS MORNING. THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL HAS
ALREADY OCCURRED BUT GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE LOW
VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW. IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
THIS MORNING AS THE STORM LIFTS AWAY FROM THE AREA.

WYZ020-022-021600-
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NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...SNOW BECOMING LIGHTER AND WINDS GRADUALLY WEAKENING
  THROUGH THE MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...5 TO 10 INCHES WITH 2 TO
  3 FOOT DRIFTS AROUND CASPER. 10 TO 14 INCHES ON CASPER MOUNTAIN.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...1 TO 3 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 35 MPH WILL CAUSE BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY BELOW
  A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TO NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE
  ESPECIALLY IN RURAL AREAS. IMPROVING CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
  AFTER SUNRISE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW 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.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ015-018-021600-
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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...PERIODS LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...AROUND 3 INCHES IN LANDER
  AND AROUND 1 FOOT ABOVE LANDER AROUND SINKS CANYON.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...1 TO 3 INCHES

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH WITH
  GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH ON SOUTH PASS WILL CAUSE BLOWING SNOW
  WITH VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT TONIGHT ESPECIALLY IN
  RURAL AREAS INCLUDING SOUTH PASS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ019-021600-
/O.CON.KRIW.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160202T1600Z/
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JEFFREY CITY
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH
  THE MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...2 TO 4 INCHES WERE
  REPORTED IN MOST AREAS. TWO FOOT DRIFTS WERE REPORTED IN
  BAIROIL.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...1 TO 3 INCHES

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL CAUSE BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY BELOW
  A QUARTER MILE AT TIMES. WINDS WILL DECREASE AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* MAIN IMPACT...AS OF 1 AM...HIGHWAYS 135...287 AND 789 IN
  SOUTHEAST FREMONT COUNTY WERE CLOSED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ028>030-021600-
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ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...2 TO 3 INCHES REPORTED IN
  THE GREEN RIVER AND ROCK SPRINGS AREA. 6 INCHES WAS REPORTED
  AROUND WAMSUTTER.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...MOST AREAS WILL PICK UP LESS THAN AN INCH
  THROUGH THE MORNING.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE SIGNIFICANT
  BLOWING SNOW WITH VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES ACROSS RURAL...
  EASTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY.

* MAIN IMPACT...AS OF 7 PM...INTERSTATE 80 WAS CLOSED EAST OF
  ROCK SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ027-021600-
/O.CON.KRIW.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160202T1600Z/
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEMMERER...COKEVILLE
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE FOR THE REMAINDER
  OF TONIGHT.

* TOTAL SNOWFALL...2 TO 4 INCHES.

* VISIBILITY...UNDER A MILE AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS WILL BE SLICK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ017-021600-
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WIND RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIVERTON...SHOSHONI
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOST AREAS WERE REPORTING
  BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH
  WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 40 MPH...WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT BLOWING
  SNOW. VISIBILITY IN A COMBINATION OF SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW
  WILL BE AROUND HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS WILL BE SNOW PACKED AND ICY WITH DRIFTING
  SNOW AND POOR VISIBILITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ011-021600-
/O.CON.KRIW.WW.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-160202T1600Z/
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...KAYCEE
126 AM MST TUE FEB 2 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING.

* SNOWFALL TOTALS THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...AROUND AN INCH OF SNOW
  HAS FALLEN IN SOUTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY.

* ADDITIONAL SNOWFALL...1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS OF 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
  AS HIGH AS 35 MPH WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT BLOWING SNOW.
  VISIBILITY IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL BE A QUARTER MILE OR
  LESS AT TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS WILL BE SNOW PACKED AND ICY WITH DRIFTING
  SNOW AND POOR VISIBILITY. DRIVING WILL BE DIFFICULT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

PLEASE CHECK THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS BY DIALING 511 OR OR BY
LOGGING ON TO MAP.WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$



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