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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
302 PM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

WYZ019-020-240400-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-
302 PM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY. THE NORMALLY WINDY AREAS WILL SEE
OCCASIONAL PERIODS WHERE WINDS AVERAGE 30 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
50 MPH...INCLUDING OUTER DRIVE IN CASPER. TRAVELLERS SHOULD REMAIN
ALERT FOR THESE STRONG AND GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS THROUGH THE DAY
FRIDAY.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
600 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-241200-
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-
600 AM MDT THU OCT 23 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH FOR THE CODY FOOTHILLS FOR TONIGHT AND
FRIDAY MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

STRONG WEST WINDS GUSTS OVER 60 MPH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE CODY
FOOTHILLS TONIGHT. OPERATORS OF HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND LIGHT
TRAILERS BETWEEN CODY AND CLARK SHOULD BE ALERT FOR STRONG CROSS
WINDS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

SATURDAY...BREEZY TO WINDY AND UNSEASONABLY WARM CONDITIONS WILL
ELEVATE THE FIRE DANGER ACROSS SOUTH AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

SUNDAY...A COLD FRONT WILL BRING ACCUMULATING SNOW INTO THE
NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS...INCLUDING THE TETON AND TOGWOTEE PASS AREAS.

SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...TURNING COLDER ACROSS THE AREA WITH
3 TO 6 INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE MOUNTAINS...1 TO 3
INCHES OF SNOW POSSIBLE IN THE WESTERN VALLEYS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY AND TONIGHT.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

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