Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
348 AM MST WED FEB 25 2015

WYZ002>007-011-020-022-251800-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-
348 AM MST WED FEB 25 2015

THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL DRIVE A COLD FRONT SOUTH TODAY WITH
LIGHT SNOW BREAKING OUT OVER THE AREA. THE SNOWFALL WILL
BECOME LIGHT TO MODERATE LATER THIS MORNING AND WILL REMAIN
FAIRLY STEADY TODAY. BY THURSDAY MORNING...1 TO 3 INCHES OF
SNOWFALL WILL BE FAIRLY COMMON WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS
ALONG WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS AS THE HEAVIER NARROW SNOW
BANDS SET UP. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE
ADVISORIES.

$$

WYZ015>019-251800-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
348 AM MST WED FEB 25 2015

THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL DRIVE A COLD FRONT SOUTH TODAY.
WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL WILL DEVELOP THIS MORNING AND
CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT.  THE STEADIEST AND HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BY THURSDAY MORNING...1 TO 3
INCHES OF SNOWFALL WILL BE FAIRLY COMMON WITH 3 TO 6 INCHES IN THE
MOUNTAINS ALONG WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS AS THE HEAVIER
NARROW SNOW BANDS SET UP. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER STATEMENTS AND
POSSIBLE ADVISORIES.

$$

WYZ028>030-251800-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-
348 AM MST WED FEB 25 2015

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH AND WEST ACROSS SWEETWATER COUNTY
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOWFALL IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP ALONG AND BEHIND THIS COLD FRONT...AND THEN CONTINUE OFF AND
ON TONIGHT. A TOTAL OF 1 TO 3 INCHES OF SNOW IS EXPECTED BY THURSDAY
MORNING. A NORTHEAST TO EAST WIND...BETWEEN 15 AND 30 MPH...IN WAKE
OF THE FRONT COULD CAUSE CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW...
AS WELL AS SEVERELY REDUCED VISIBILITY AT TIMES...ESPECIALLY OVER
EASTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY THIS EVENING. STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER
STATEMENTS AND POSSIBLE ADVISORIES.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON



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