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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1050 AM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...SPRING SNOW FOR PORTIONS OF THE BIG HORN AND WIND RIVER
RANGE...

.LOW PRESSURE MOVING INTO SOUTHERN WYOMING WILL BRING PERIODS OF
SNOW THE EAST SLOPES OF THE BIG HORN AND WIND RIVER RANGES THROUGH
TONIGHT.

WYZ015-200100-
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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
1050 AM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
  TONIGHT. HEAVY SNOW WAS FALLING OVER SOUTH PASS LATE THIS
  MORNING WITH SNOW STICKING TO THE ROAD ALREADY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES...ESPECIALLY IN THE HIGHER
  ELEVATIONS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH. VISIBILITY
  WILL BE REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD MONITOR FOR CHANGING TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS...INCLUDING SOUTH PASS. THOSE WITH OUTDOOR
  INTERESTS SHOULD ALSO PREPARE FOR COLDER TEMPERATURES AND
  SNOWFALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. 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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BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
1050 AM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT
WEDNESDAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING
  CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED THIS
  AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...EAST 15 TO 25 MPH. VISIBILITY WILL BE
  REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE IN SNOW.

* IMPACTS...MOTORISTS SHOULD MONITOR FOR CHANGING TRAVEL
  CONDITIONS...INCLUDING POWDER RIVER PASS. THOSE WITH OUTDOOR
  INTERESTS SHOULD ALSO PREPARE FOR COLDER TEMPERATURES AND
  SNOWFALL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. 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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