Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWSTORM SLOWLY WINDING DOWN...

.A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE OUT OF THE REGION TONIGHT...ALLOWING THE
SNOW TO BECOME LIGHT AND END. SNOW HAS ENDED OR TAPERED OFF ACROSS
THE NORTHERN AREAS. SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO TAPER OFF FROM
NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST THIS EVENING.

WYZ005-007-260400-
/O.CAN.KRIW.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141226T0300Z/
SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...THERMOPOLIS
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ALLOWED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING TO EXPIRE.

THE STEADIEST AND HEAVIEST SNOW IS COMING TO AN END AND ANY
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE MINOR.

$$

WYZ001>004-006-008>014-016-023>026-260400-
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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-JACKSON HOLE-
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE...MAMMOTH...OLD FAITHFUL...CODY...
MEETEETSE...POWELL...LOVELL...GREYBULL...BASIN...WORLAND...
BUFFALO...KAYCEE...JACKSON...DUBOIS...AFTON...ALPINE...
STAR VALLEY RANCH...THAYNE...PINEDALE...LA BARGE...BIG PINEY...
FARSON
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ALLOWED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING TO EXPIRE.

THE STEADIEST AND HEAVIEST SNOW IS COMING TO AN END AND ANY
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TO BE MINOR.

$$

WYZ017-260600-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141226T0600Z/
WIND RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RIVERTON...SHOSHONI
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING
  HOURS. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW HAS FALLEN ACROSS THE
  RIVERTON AREA SO FAR. A SNOW TOTAL OF 2 TO 3 INCHES TOWARDS
  SHOSHONI AND BOYSEN RESERVOIR AND 4 TO 6 INCHES IN THE CENTRAL
  PART OF THE BASIN INCLUDING RIVERTON WITH 5 TO 7 INCHES TOWARDS
  HUDSON IS EXPECTED.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH
  ACROSS THE NORTHERN THIRD OF THE BASIN WITH VISIBILITIES
  REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. STRONGEST WINDS WILL
  BE ALONG THE FOOTHILLS OF THE OWL CREEK MOUNTAINS AND AT THE
  MOUTH OF WIND RIVER CANYON.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOW COVERED. TRAVELERS
  SHOULD EXPECT SLOWER TRAVEL AND LIMITED VISIBILITY AT TIMES.

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ015-018-260600-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.W.0018.000000T0000Z-141226T0600Z/
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...8 TO 11 INCHES HAS FALLEN SO FAR IN LANDER
  ALONG WITH BETWEEN 13 AND 14 INCHES IN SINKS CANYON. A SNOW
  TOTAL OF 10 INCHES IN LANDER AND 16 TO 20 INCHES IN THE
  MOUNTAINS IS EXPECTED.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH WITH VISIBILITY
  REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES. ON SOUTH PASS...
  EXPECT WINDS OF 25 TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE WARNING PERIOD.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE NEAR ZERO AT TIMES... ESPECIALLY OVER SOUTH
  PASS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOW COVERED. TRAVELERS
  SHOULD EXPECT SLOWER TRAVEL AND LIMITED VISIBILITY. TRAVEL
  OVER SOUTH PASS MAY BE DIFFICULT TO IMPOSSIBLE WITH PROLONGED
  PERIODS OF NEAR WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND LARGE SNOW DRIFTS.

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ020-022-260600-
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NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING HOURS.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 5 INCHES OF SNOW HAS FALLEN SO FAR
  IN THE CASPER AREA. A SNOW TOTAL OF 5 TO 7 INCHES IS EXPECTED
  ACROSS THE LOWER ELEVATIONS WITH 7 TO 12 INCHES ON CASPER
  MOUNTAIN.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH AND GUSTY WITH
  VISIBILITIES REDUCED TO UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 25...WILL BE SLICK AND
  SNOW COVERED. TRAVELERS SHOULD EXPECT SLOWER TRAVEL AND
  LIMITED VISIBILITY AT TIMES ALONG WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING
  SNOW.

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

WYZ019-027>030-260600-
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GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JEFFREY CITY...KEMMERER...COKEVILLE...
ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
752 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING
  HOURS. SNOW WILL BE HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH 8PM.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 INCHES OF SNOW HAS FALLEN SO FAR IN GREEN
  RIVER. A SNOW TOTAL OF 6 INCHES IS EXPECTED WITH AROUND 10
  INCHES EXPECTED IN THE GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE
  RANGE...AS WELL AS OVER HIGHER ELEVATIONS IN SOUTHERN SWEETWATER
  COUNTY.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 40
  TO 50 MPH THE COMBINATION OF SNOW...BLOWING SNOW AND WIND WILL
  LIKELY REDUCE THE VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES ALONG WITH
  CONSIDERABLE DRIFTING SNOW AND WHITE OUT CONDITIONS.

* IMPACTS...ROADS...INCLUDING INTERSTATE 80...WILL BE SLICK AND
  SNOW COVERED. TRAVELERS SHOULD EXPECT SLOWER TRAVEL AND
  LIMITED VISIBILITY AT TIMES ALONG WITH AREAS OF SIGNIFICANT
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$






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