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Winter Storm Watch

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
604 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...SIGNIFICANT SNOWSTORM EXPECTED IN THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS LATE
TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

.A STRONG...MOIST NORTHWEST FLOW IS EXPECTED TO GET SNOW GOING IN
THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS AND SURROUNDING VALLEYS AFTER MIDNIGHT
MONDAY NIGHT WITH SNOW CONTINUING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT. THE
HEAVIEST SNOW WILL LIKELY BE DURING THE DAY TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES
WILL GRADUALLY WARM DURING THE EVENT BUT IT MAY STILL BE COLD
ENOUGH FOR BLOWING SNOW IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

WYZ012-242300-
/O.NEW.KRIW.WS.A.0012.141125T0900Z-141126T1200Z/
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-
604 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

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

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

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP DURING THE EARLY MORNING
  HOURS TUESDAY AND MAY BE HEAVY AT TIMES TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY
  NIGHT. SNOWFALL DURING THE DAY TUESDAY MAY BE AN INCH PER HOUR
  AT TIMES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...10 TO 18 INCHES WITH LOCAL HIGHER AMOUNTS
  ON FAVORED NORTHWEST FACING SLOPES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...WEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS OVER 40 MPH
  OVER THE RIDGES AND EXPOSED LOCATIONS.

* IMPACTS...TRAVELLERS OVER TETON PASS WILL BE HAMPERED BY HEAVY
  SNOW AT TIMES ALONG WITH SLICK ROADS AND SHARPLY REDUCED
  VISIBILITIES. SKIERS AND OTHER OUTDOOR ENTHUSIASTS SHOULD BE
  PREPARED FOR A SIGNIFICANT SNOWSTORM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE
FOR HAZARDOUS WINTER WEATHER IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

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.

&&

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
606 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-251200-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
606 AM MST MON NOV 24 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH FOR THE CODY FOOTHILLS AND ABSAROKAS FROM LATER
THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

...WINTER STORM WATCH FOR THE TETON AND GROS VENTRE RANGES ALONG WITH
THE JACKSON VALLEY FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW THIS MORNING IN THE WESTERN
MOUNTAINS. MORE SNOW WILL MOVE INTO THE WEST LATER TONIGHT.

STRONG WINDS MAY DEVELOP IN THE ABSAROKAS AND CODY FOOTHILLS LATER
TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL POSSIBLE IN THE
WESTERN AND NORTHERN MOUNTAINS AND POSSIBLY THE WESTERN VALLEYS.
AREAS OF STRONG WEST WINDS. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL LIKELY BE
CENTERED ON TETON COUNTY.

FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT SNOW IN THE
WESTERN MOUNTAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS FROM LAST NIGHT OR STRONG WIND GUSTS
OVER 60 MPH IN THE CODY FOOTHILLS TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON




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