Hazardous Weather Outlook
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
944 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-251300-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
944 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE BIGHORN MOUNTAIN AND NORTHERN
JOHNSON COUNTY THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND WIND ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE BIGHORN
MOUNTAINS AND NORTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING. PLEASE SEE THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR
MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...A CANADIAN COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD
SNOW SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA WEDNESDAY...WITH SNOW CONTINUING INTO
THURSDAY.  THE HIGHEST SNOWFALL AMOUNTS EXPECTED OVER THE BIGHORN
MOUNTAINS...AND POSSIBLY OVER SOME FAVORED UPSLOPE LOCATIONS. HOWEVER
A COMBINATION OF WIND AND SNOW COULD MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT ACROSS
NORTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY WEDNESDAY...AS WELL AS EASTERN SWEETWATER
COUNTY WEDNESDAY EVENING.

SATURDAY...ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PLUNGE SOUTH AND LOOKS FAVORABLE
TO BRING CHANCES OF SNOW TO MOST AREAS. THOUGH MANY AREAS WILL SEE
SOME OPPORTUNITY FOR SNOWFALL...THE HIGHER TOTALS ARE ANTICIPATED TO
BE FOUND ACROSS THE SOUTHERN THIRD OF THE AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGE TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS.

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TEAM RIVERTON



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