Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
247 AM MST SAT JAN 30 2016

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-STAR VALLEY-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
247 AM MST SAT JAN 30 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING AND ADVISORIES FOR MUCH OF THE WEST AND
SOUTHWEST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW LIKELY OVER THE WESTERN MOUNTAINS
AND VALLEYS WITH THE HEAVIEST SNOWFALL EXPECTED THROUGH THE MORNING.
SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS WILL CAUSE SLICK ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY
ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN WYOMING...INCLUDING THE INTERSTATE 80
CORRIDOR.

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL MOVE EAST OF THE DIVIDE THIS MORNING WITH
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON ACROSS MUCH OF THE
STATE ALONG AND BEHIND THE FRONT. THE BEST CHANCE FOR SNOW
ACCUMULATION GREATER THAN AN INCH WILL BE ALONG THE I25 CORRIDOR
INCLUDING CASPER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

SUNDAY AND MONDAY...A STORM SYSTEM MOVING ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST U.S.
MAY BRING SNOW...SLICK ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITY...ACROSS MAINLY
SOUTHERN WYOMING INCLUDING THE INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR ON
SUNDAY...WITH AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW DEVELOPING ACROSS FREMONT AND
NATRONA COUNTIES ON SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE URGED TO REPORT WIND GUSTS OVER 50 MPH AND SNOWFALL
AMOUNTS. THANK YOU.

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