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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
217 PM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...Snowfall Over the Wind River and Bighorn Mountains Tonight
Through Sunday...

.the western edge of a storm system will bring snow to the
Wind River and Bighorn mountains tonight through Sunday.
Snowfall will be heaviest above 7500 feet with accumulations of 5
to 10 inches possible. Below 7500 feet snow accumulation of 3 to
6 inches is expected.

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Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
217 PM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM MDT SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 6 PM this
evening to 6 PM MDT Sunday. The Winter Storm Watch is no longer in
effect.

* TIMING...Snowfall is expected to increase this evening and
  continue through Sunday tapering off in the late afternoon.

* TOTAL SNOWFALL...5 to 10 inches.

* MAIN IMPACT...snowfall will make travel more difficult over
  the mountain passes.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Campers and Hunters should be prepared for
  cold and snowy weather.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow
extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road
conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.

&&

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Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
217 PM MDT Sat Sep 23 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM MDT SUNDAY...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow, which is in effect from 6 PM this
evening to 6 PM MDT Sunday.

* TIMING...Snowfall is expected to increase this evening and
  continue through Sunday tapering off in the late afternoon.

* TOTAL SNOWFALL...5 to 10 inches.

* MAIN IMPACT...snowfall will make travel more difficult over
  the mountain passes.

* OTHER IMPACTS...Campers and Hunters should be prepared for cold
  and snowy weather.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A winter weather advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow
extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest road
conditions at wyoroad.info or by dialing 5 1 1.

&&

$$



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