Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
553 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

WYZ007-017>019-271415-
OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIVERTON...SHOSHONI...LANDER...
JEFFREY CITY
553 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

THROUGH THE MORNING COMMUTE...EXPECT AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW AND FOG
ACROSS THE WIND RIVER BASIN. ROADS WILL VARY FROM WET TO SLUSHY IN
A FEW AREAS. ALSO...AS OF 545 AM...THE WIND RIVER CANYON REMAINS
CLOSED DUE TO FALLEN BOULDERS.

$$

WYZ004>006-271415-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...THERMOPOLIS...WORLAND
553 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

THROUGH THE MORNING COMMUTE...EXPECT AREAS OF LIGHT SNOW AND FOG
ACROSS THE BIG HORN BASIN. ROADS WILL BE DRY TO WET OVER THE
EASTERN HALF OF THE BASIN...WHILE AREAS ALONG HIGHWAY 120 FROM
THERMOPOLIS THROUGH CODY TO THE MONTANA BORDER WILL VARY FROM WET
TO SLICK AND SLUSHY. ALSO...AS OF 545 AM...THE WIND RIVER CANYON
REMAINS CLOSED DUE TO FALLEN BOULDERS.

$$

WYZ025-026-271415-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PINEDALE...LA BARGE...BIG PINEY...
FARSON
553 AM MDT WED APR 27 2016

AREAS OF FOG...WITH VISIBILITY UNDER A QUARTER MILE AT
TIMES...WILL OCCUR ACROSS THE UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN THIS
MORNING. THE WORST CONDITIONS THROUGH 8 AM ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE WESTERN HALF OF THE BASIN...INCLUDING THE BIG PINEY AND
MARBLETON AREAS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN...USE LOW BEAMS
WHEN FOG IS ENCOUNTERED...AND BE AWARE SOME BLACK ICE COULD BE
PRESENT ON AREA ROADWAYS.

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