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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...A RETURN OF WINTRY CONDITIONS FAVORABLE OVER THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN MOUNTAINS TONIGHT...

.ANOTHER AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING ACROSS NORTHERN UTAH AND
COLORADO TODAY WILL RESULT IN COOLER TEMPERATURES WITH SNOWFALL
FAVORABLE TO DEVELOP BY THIS EVENING. THIS SNOWFALL...WHICH MAY
BE HEAVY AT TIMES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY POTENTIALLY
RESULTING IN SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS. TRAVEL ON
MOUNTAIN PASSES MAY BE IMPACTED DUE TO SLICK ROADWAYS.

WYZ018-260000-
/O.EXB.KRIW.WS.A.0008.160426T0600Z-160427T0000Z/
LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...RAIN WILL BECOME STEADY ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON
  AND EVENING BEFORE MIXING WITH SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE
  PRECIPITATION WILL LIKLEY BECOME ALL SNOW DURING THE EARLY
  MORNING HOURS AND CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY TUESDAY.

* SNOWFALL...STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 5 TO 9 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE..

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS MAY BECOME SNOW COVERED OR SLUSHY AT TIMES
  AND VISIBILITIES WILL BE UNDER ONE HALF TO ONE QUARTER MILE AT
  TIMES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WYZ015-260000-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.A.0008.160426T0000Z-160427T0600Z/
WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN THIS EVENING OVER THE WIND RIVER
  MOUNTAINS AND MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. SNOWFALL MAY CONTINUE
  THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING BEFORE WEAKENING.

* SNOWFALL...STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 11 TO 14 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM. LOCALLY HIGHER SNOWFALL
  ACCUMULATIONS TO 18 INCHES MAY BE POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT...ONGOING SNOWFALL MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ON ASSOCIATED
  ROADWAYS...INCLUDING SOUTH PASS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOW COVERED
  ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS SHOULD BE SURE TO MONITOR CURRENT ROAD
  CONDITIONS BEFORE TRAVELING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WYZ008-009-260000-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.A.0008.160426T0000Z-160427T0600Z/
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN OVER THE AREA THIS EVENING...AND
  MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES ESPECIALLY SOUTH OF POWDER RIVER PASS.
  SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING BEFORE
  WEAKENING.

* SNOWFALL...STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 11 TO 13 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM. THE HEAVIEST ACCUMULATIONS ARE
  FAVORABLE SOUTH OF POWDER RIVER PASS. LOCALLY HIGHER
  ACCUMULATIONS TO NEAR 15 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT...ONGOING SNOWFALL MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ON ASSOCIATED
  MOUNTAIN PASSES DUE TO SLICK AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS.
  MOTORISTS SHOULD BE SURE TO MONITOR CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS
  BEFORE TRAVELING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WYZ019-260000-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.A.0008.160426T0000Z-160427T0600Z/
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JEFFREY CITY
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN OVER THE AREA THIS EVENING...AND
  MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY
  EVENING BEFORE WEAKENING.

* SNOWFALL...STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 6 TO 8 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM. LOCALLY HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS TO
  NEAR 12 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT...ONGOING SNOWFALL MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ON ASSOCIATED
  ROADWAYS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS
  SHOULD BE SURE TO MONITOR CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE
  TRAVELING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

WYZ022-260000-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.A.0008.160426T0000Z-160427T1200Z/
CASPER MOUNTAIN-
1047 AM MDT MON APR 25 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM MDT THIS
EVENING THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT...

* TIMING...SNOWFALL WILL BEGIN OVER THE AREA THIS EVENING...AND
  MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES. SNOWFALL WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY
  NIGHT BEFORE WEAKENING BY EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* SNOWFALL...STORM ACCUMULATIONS OF 11 TO 14 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE WITH THIS SYSTEM. LOCALLY HIGHER ACCUMULATIONS TO
  NEAR 17 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE.

* MAIN IMPACT...ONGOING SNOWFALL MAY IMPACT TRAVEL ON ASSOCIATED
  ROADWAYS DUE TO SLICK AND SNOW COVERED ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS
  SHOULD BE SURE TO MONITOR CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS BEFORE
  TRAVELING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

TEAM RIVERTON



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