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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
939 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND WIND FOR THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS AND
NORTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY LATE TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.A QUICK MOVING WINTER STORM DROPPING OUT OF CANADA WILL BRING
SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND WIND TO PORTIONS OF NORTHERN WYOMING LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN WAKE OF COLD FRONT WEDNESDAY
MORNING...WHICH WILL RESULT IN CONSIDERABLE BLOWING SNOW AND
SEVERELY REDUCED VISIBILITIES AT TIMES.

WYZ008-009-251445-
/O.NEW.KRIW.WW.Y.0011.150225T0900Z-150226T0700Z/
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
939 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT...AND
  BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD BY DAWN. PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT
  TIMES...ARE THEN EXPECTED THROUGH THE DAY WEDNESDAY...BEFORE
  TAPERING TO LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...4 TO 8 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH TO NORTHWEST 15 TO 30 MPH...WITH
  VISIBILITY UNDER A QUARTER OF A MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...GRANITE AND POWDER RIVER MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL BECOME
  SLICK AND SNOW COVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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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/O.NEW.KRIW.WW.Y.0011.150225T0900Z-150226T0700Z/
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BUFFALO
939 PM MST TUE FEB 24 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO
MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 2 AM WEDNESDAY TO MIDNIGHT MST WEDNESDAY NIGHT.


* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP AFTER MIDNIGHT...AND
  BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD BY DAWN. PERIODS OF SNOW...MODERATE AT
  TIMES...ARE THEN EXPECTED THROUGH THE DAY WEDNESDAY...BEFORE
  TAPERING TO LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH ISOLATED HIGHER
  AMOUNTS...WHERE CONVECTIVE SNOW SHOWERS SET UP.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 35 MPH DEVELOPING BY
  SUNRISE. OCCASIONAL GUSTS OF 40 TO 50 MPH. THIS STRONG WIND WHEN
  COMBINED WITH HEAVIER SNOW...WILL RESULT IN SEVERELY REDUCED
  VISIBILITY TO ONLY A FEW HUNDRED FEET AT TIMES. THE STRONG WINDS
  ARE EXPECTED TO WEAKEN BY LATE WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...INTERSTATE 25 AND 90 WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW PACKED.
  THE HAZARDOUS ROAD CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH THE STRONG WIND WILL
  MAKE SLIDE OFFS MORE LIKELY. PLEASE LEAVE PLENTY OF ROOM BETWEEN
  YOU AND NEXT VEHICLE...AND SLOW DOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

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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