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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
252 PM MST SUN NOV 16 2014

...VERY COLD AND WINDY WITH BLOWING SNOW TODAY THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

.A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO HEAD SOUTH OUT OF CANADA TODAY
BRINGING INCREASED GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS. THESE WINDS WILL COMBINE
WITH SNOWFALL OVER THE PAST COUPLE OF DAYS TO PRODUCE NEARLY
WHITEOUT CONDITIONS DUE TO THE BLOWING SNOW. THE WINDS IN THE CODY
FOOTHILLS AND THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF NATRONA COUNTY HAVE
DIMINISHED ENOUGH TO WHERE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS NO LONGER
A GREAT IMPACT TO TRAVEL.

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CODY FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE...DUBOIS...CASPER
252 PM MST SUN NOV 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

THE WINDS IN THE CODY FOOTHILLS AND THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF
NATRONA COUNTY HAVE DIMINISHED ENOUGH TO WHERE BLOWING AND
DRIFTING SNOW IS NO LONGER A GREAT IMPACT TO TRAVEL..

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ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BUFFALO...KAYCEE
252 PM MST SUN NOV 16 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* TIMING...WINDS WILL CONTINUE ALONG AND BEHIND A COLD FRONT THIS
  EVENING BEFORE DECREASING BY 11 PM.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WIND AT 20 TO 30 MPH WITH
  GUSTS OF 35 TO 50 MPH ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 65 MPH OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN PASSES AND PEAKS.
  VISIBILITY OF ONE-HALF MILE OR LESS WITH NEAR WHITEOUT
  CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

* WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES...BETWEEN MINUS 15 AND MINUS 30 DEGREES
  THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...INTERSTATES 90 AND 25 WILL HAVE AREAS OF LIMITED
  VISIBILITY IN BLOWING SNOW WITH SOME DRIFTING POSSIBLE. TRAVEL
  IN THE BIGHORN AND ABSAROKA RANGES...INCLUDING GRANITE...POWDER
  RIVER AND DEAD INDIAN PASSES...WILL BE ESPECIALLY TREACHEROUS
  WITH NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AT TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF BLOWING SNOW
WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES WITH SEVERELY REDUCED VISIBILITY.
BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE
CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

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LIPSON






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