Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
632 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

WYZ015-017>019-241515-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER BASIN-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIVERTON...SHOSHONI...LANDER...
JEFFREY CITY
632 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

A LARGE AREA OF RAIN AND SNOW IMPACTING AREAS ALONG AND EAST OF A
LINE...FROM LANDER THROUGH RIVERTON TO THE MOUTH OF THE WIND RIVER
CANYON WILL GRADUALLY END FROM WEST TO EAST DURING THE MORNING.
SNOW LEVELS ARE BETWEEN 6000 AND 6500 FEET...WITH BEAVER RIM AND
PORTIONS OF SOUTH PASS BEING SLICK THROUGH MID MORNING.
ALSO...THERE WILL BE SOME PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS FROM
OVERNIGHT RAINFALL...AND MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN TO
REDUCE THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING.

$$

WYZ020-241515-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
632 AM MDT SUN APR 24 2016

A LARGE AREA OF RAIN AND SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT NATRONA
COUNTY FOR THE REST OF THE MORNING. SNOW LEVELS ARE BETWEEN 5500
AND 6000 FEET. DURING HEAVIER BURSTS OF PRECIPITATION...SNOW
LEVELS COULD LOWER INTO THE TOWN OF CASPER...BUT LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED. HOWEVER...CASPER MOUNTAIN COULD SEE
SEVERAL INCHES OF SNOWFALL WITH SLICK AND SLUSHY ROADS.

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