Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
455 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

WYZ020-220100-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
455 AM MST SUN DEC 21 2014

...STRONG WINDS TO BLOW TODAY NEAR CASPER...

HIGH WINDS WILL OCCUR TODAY ACROSS ISOLATED AREAS NEAR CASPER...
INCLUDING HIGHWAY 258 AND OUTER DRIVE. WINDS OF 35 TO 45 MPH WITH
GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH ARE EXPECTED. THIS WILL CREATE HAZARDOUS TRAVEL
CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE AND LIGHT WEIGHT VEHICLES.

THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ADVISES NO LIGHT TRAILER
TRAFFIC DUE TO WIND SPEEDS ABOVE 50 MPH.  THESE WINDS MAY CAUSE LOSS
OF VEHICLE CONTROL OR A BLOW OVER TO HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES TRAVELING
EMPTY OR WITH A LIGHT LOAD.  DRIVERS OF SUCH VEHICLES ARE ADVISED TO
DELAY TRAVEL.

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