Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...SIGNIFICANT SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THROUGH MONDAY ACROSS MUCH
OF WESTERN AND NORTHERN WYOMING...

.A MOIST PACIFIC FLOW WILL BRING A PROLONGED PERIOD OF SNOW
ACROSS MUCH OF WESTERN AND NORTHERN WYOMING TODAY AND MONDAY.
SNOWFALL...UP TO 20 INCHES...IS EXPECTED IN THE TETON
MOUNTAINS...WITH UP TO A FOOT IN THE REST OF THE WESTERN AND
NORTHERN MOUNTAINS. THE VALLEYS ARE EXPECTED TO RECEIVE 4 TO 6
INCHES...AND MAY HAVE SOME RAIN MIXED WITH SNOW MONDAY AFTERNOON.
STRONG WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS OVER THE PASSES AND HIGH RIDGES
WILL CAUSE AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW... INCLUDING OVER
TETON...TOGWOTEE...SALT RIVER AND POWDER RIVER PASSES.

WYZ012-151000-
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TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST MONDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH THE DAY
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...10 TO 20 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER
  AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH ON THE PASSES. AS WIND INCREASES...VISIBILITY BELOW A
  QUARTER MILE IN HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ON THE MOUNTAIN
  PASSES WITH SNOW PACKED AND ICY ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  BEFORE TRAVELING...MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK CURRENT ROAD
  CONDITIONS BY VISITING WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 511. IF YOUR
  PLANS INCLUDE TRAVEL INTO THE BACK COUNTRY...PLEASE MONITOR
  JHAVALANCHE.ORG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. IF YOU MUST
TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT... FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR
VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

$$

WYZ008-009-151000-
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BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 5 PM MST MONDAY.

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH THE DAY
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...7 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
  MPH ON THE PASSES. VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO BELOW A QUARTER MILE
  IN HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ON THE MOUNTAIN
  PASSES WITH SNOW PACKED AND ICY ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  BEFORE TRAVELING...MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK CURRENT ROAD
  CONDITIONS BY VISITING WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 511.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

WYZ013-023-151000-
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JACKSON HOLE-STAR VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JACKSON...AFTON...ALPINE...
STAR VALLEY RANCH...THAYNE
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY. THE SNOW
  COULD MIX WITH RAIN...MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...3 TO 6 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST TO SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN OPEN AREAS. VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO
  BELOW A HALF MILE IN A COMBINATION OF HEAVIER SNOW AND BLOWING
  SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...POOR DRIVING CONDITIONS AS ROADS BECOME SLICK
  AND HAZARDOUS. BEFORE TRAVELING... MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK
  CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS BY VISITING WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING
  511. IF YOUR PLANS INCLUDE TRAVEL INTO THE BACK COUNTRY...
  PLEASE MONITOR JHAVALANCHE.ORG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

WYZ024-151000-
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SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES...THROUGH THE DAY
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...7 TO 12 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
  MPH ON THE PASSES. VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO BELOW A QUARTER MILE
  IN HEAVY SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT ON THE MOUNTAIN
  PASSES WITH SNOW PACKED AND ICY ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY.
  BEFORE TRAVELING...MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK CURRENT ROAD
  CONDITIONS BY VISITING WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 511. IF YOUR
  PLANS INCLUDE TRAVEL INTO THE BACK COUNTRY...PLEASE MONITOR
  JHAVALANCHE.ORG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

WYZ001-002-151000-
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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE...MAMMOTH...OLD FAITHFUL
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW...WITH AREAS OF
  BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS AND 3 TO 6
  INCHES IN THE VALLEYS WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  MPH ON THE PASSES. VISIBILITY MAY FALL TO BELOW A QUARTER MILE
  IN HEAVIER SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT WITH SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY. BEFORE TRAVELING...
  MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS BY VISITING
  WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 511.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

WYZ014-025-151000-
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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PINEDALE
1033 AM MST SUN FEB 14 2016

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
MONDAY...

* TIMING...PERIODS OF LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW THROUGH THE DAY
  MONDAY.

* SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 TO 10 INCHES IN THE MOUNTAINS AND 3 TO 6
  INCHES FROM PINEDALE TO BONDURANT WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
  WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH. VISIBILITY WILL FALL TO BELOW A HALF
  MILE IN A COMBINATION OF HEAVIER SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT WITH SNOW PACKED
  AND ICY ROADS AND POOR VISIBILITY. BEFORE TRAVELING...
  MOTORISTS SHOULD CHECK CURRENT ROAD CONDITIONS BY VISITING
  WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 511.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO STRONG WINDS BLOWING SNOW
AROUND. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN AREAS.

&&

$$

C.BAKER



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