Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
639 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

WYZ028>030-221900-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-
639 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

...SIGNIFICANT CHANGE IN THE WEATHER EXPECTED ACROSS SWEETWATER
COUNTY AND THE INTERSTATE 80 CORRIDOR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL BLAST EAST ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING WITH STRONG WEST WINDS OF 40 TO 50 MPH AND A PERIOD OF
SNOW SHOWERS. A QUICK 1 TO 2 INCHES IS QUITE POSSIBLE WHICH WHEN
COMBINED WITH THE STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE SOME TRAVEL PROBLEMS.

ALL TRAVELERS ALONG THE I80 CORRIDOR AND OTHER OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS
SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR THIS QUICK HITTING STORM SYSTEM TODAY. CHECK
THE LATEST WEATHER BEFORE VENTURING OUT.

$$

WYZ008-009-221900-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-
639 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

A QUICK HITTING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING 3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW TO THE
BIGHORNS FROM THIS AFTERNOON INTO SUNDAY MORNING ALONG WITH STRONG
WEST TO NORTHWEST WIND OF 40 TO 50 MPH.

ALL TRAVELERS AND OTHER OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR
THIS QUICK HITTING STORM SYSTEM. PLEASE CHECK WITH THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON FOR THE LATEST FORECAST BEFORE VENTURING
OUT.

$$

WYZ018-221900-
LANDER FOOTHILLS-
639 AM MST SAT NOV 22 2014

A BRIEF PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE LANDER FOOTHILLS
THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT MAY
PRODUCE A BRIEF PERIOD OF WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER
50 MPH. STAY ON TOP OF THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST FROM THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE TODAY. THE STRONG WIND GUSTS MAY ALSO BE
ACCOMPANIED BY A BRIEF SNOW SHOWER OR TWO.

TRAVELERS ALONG HIGHWAYS 287 AND 789 SHOULD BE ALERT FOR STRONG AND
SUDDEN WIND GUSTS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON




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