Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

WYZ010-011-172300-
Northeast Johnson County-Southeast Johnson County-
Including the cities of Buffalo and Kaycee
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Turning Much Colder with Snow Developing on Sunday...

Snow and sharply colder temperatures heading towards the area for
Sunday and Monday. The Arctic cold front will usher in a period
of gusty north wind 20 to 35 mph with falling temperatures and
snow Sunday. Temperatures will plummet to below zero across the
area Sunday night and struggle to climb above zero on Monday.
Preliminary indications point to 3 to 6 inches of snow across the
area but these amounts can still change as the storm gets closer.

Please stay tuned as the storm draws nearer as it has the
potential to significantly impact travel Sunday and Monday.

$$

WYZ003>007-172300-
Cody Foothills-North Big Horn Basin-Southwest Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
Including the cities of Cody, Meeteetse, Thermopolis, and Worland
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Turning Much Colder with Snow Developing on Sunday...

Snow and sharply colder temperatures heading towards the area for
Sunday and Monday. The Arctic cold front will usher in a period
of gusty north wind 20 to 30 mph with falling temperatures and
snow Sunday. Temperatures will plummet to below zero across the
area Sunday night and struggle into the single digits for highs on
Monday. Preliminary indications point to 2 to 4 inches of snow
across the area but these could change as the storm develops and
gets closer.

Please stay tuned as the storm draws nearer as it has the
potential to significantly impact travel Sunday and Monday.

$$

WYZ016>018-172300-
Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Including the cities of Dubois, Riverton, Shoshoni, and Lander
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Turning Much Colder with Snow Developing on Sunday...

Snow and sharply colder temperatures heading towards the area for
Sunday afternoon or evening through the day Monday. The Arctic
cold front will usher in a period of gusty north wind 15 to 25 mph
with falling temperatures and snow by Sunday evening...
continuing through at least Monday morning. Temperatures will
plummet to near zero across the area Sunday night and struggle to
get out of the single digits for highs on Monday. Preliminary
indications point to 1 to 4 inches of snow across the area but
these could change as the storm develops and gets closer.

Please stay tuned as the storm draws nearer as it has the
potential to significantly impact travel later Sunday and Monday.

$$

WYZ008-009-172300-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Turning Much Colder with Snow Developing on Sunday...

Snow and sharply colder temperatures heading towards the area for
Sunday and Monday. The Arctic cold front will usher in a period
of gusty north wind 20 to 35 mph with falling temperatures and
snow Sunday. Temperatures will plummet to below zero across the
area Sunday night and struggle to climb above zero on Monday.
Preliminary indications point to 5 to 10 inches of snow across
the area but these amounts can still change as the storm gets
closer.

Please stay tuned as the storm draws nearer as it has the
potential to significantly impact travel Sunday and Monday.

$$

WYZ026-172300-
Upper Green River Basin-
Including the cities of La Barge, Big Piney, and Farson
256 AM MST Sat Feb 17 2018

...Snow Spreading Across Area Saturday Night and Sunday...

Snow will spread south across the area Saturday night and continue
through the day Sunday. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are
quite possible from this system. Locally heavier amounts around
Daniel.

Please stay tuned as the storm draws nearer as it has the
potential to significantly impact travel Saturday night and
Sunday.

$$



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