Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
208 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

...GUSTY WINDS AND RECENT SNOWFALL WILL MIX TO GIVE AREAS OF
BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THIS MORNING...

.GUSTY WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AHEAD OF THE NEXT WINTER WEATHER
SYSTEM WILL MIX WITH RECENT SNOWFALL FROM EASTERN SWEETWATER
THROUGH NATRONA COUNTY TO GIVE AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW. SLICK ROADS
AND POSSIBLE REDUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY WILL RESULT FROM THIS EVENT
THROUGH THIS MORNING.

WYZ019-020-022-030-041800-
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GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...CASPER...WAMSUTTER
208 AM MST THU FEB 4 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...GUSTY WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  THIS MORNING...MIXING WITH RECENT SNOWFALL TO GIVE AREAS OF
  BLOWING SNOW.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 15 TO 30 MPH
  WITH GUSTS 35 TO 45 MPH WILL CAUSE BLOWING SNOW WITH
  VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO BETWEEN ONE QUARTER AND ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* MAIN IMPACT...SEVERELY REDUCED VISIBILITY...SOME DRIFTING OF
  SNOW...AND VERY SLICK ROADS WILL MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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