Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
402 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

WYZ019-026>030-312300-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...LA BARGE...BIG PINEY...
FARSON...KEMMERER...COKEVILLE...ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...
WAMSUTTER
402 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...SNOW AND WIND FOR MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...

A WEATHER SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH SOUTHERN UTAH AND SOUTHERN
COLORADO MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SNOW INTO
SOUTHERN WYOMING. AREAS ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM KEMMERER
TO FARSON TO THE GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE ARE
EXPECTED TO SEE ACCUMULATING SNOWFALL.

IN ADDITION...A GUSTY NORTHEAST WIND OF 20 TO 30 MPH WILL
DEVELOP. THIS WILL LEAD TO BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW AND REDUCED
VISIBILITY. TRAVEL MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS IN MANY LOCATIONS. STAY
TUNED FOR UPDATES ON THIS POTENTIAL WINTER STORM FOR THESE
LOCATIONS.

$$

WYZ020-022-312300-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
402 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

...SNOW AND WIND FOR MONDAY INTO TUESDAY MORNING...

A WEATHER SYSTEM MOVING THROUGH SOUTHERN UTAH AND SOUTHERN
COLORADO MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT IS EXPECTED TO SPREAD SNOW INTO
NATRONA COUNTY MONDAY MORNING AFTER THE MORNING COMMUTE. THE SNOW
WILL CONTINUE MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. LIGHT TO
MODERATE SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED.

IN ADDITION...A GUSTY NORTHEAST WIND OF 15 TO 25 MPH IN OPEN AREAS
WILL DEVELOP. THIS WILL LEAD TO DRIFTING SNOW AND SOME BLOWING
SNOW. SNOW COVERED ROADS AND REDUCED VISIBILITY WILL MAKE TRAVEL
HAZARDOUS AT TIMES. STAY TUNED FOR UPDATES ON THIS POTENTIAL
WINTER STORM FOR THESE LOCATIONS.

$$

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