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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
229 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Strong Winds Possible Along Interstate 80 Between Laramie and
Rawlins, and Interstate 25 Between Chugwater and Wheatland early
Wednesday...

...High Winds Possible in the Ferris and Seminoe Mountains in
Northern Carbon County from Late Wednesday Night through Thursday
Afternoon...

WYZ106-110-241200-
/O.CON.KCYS.HW.A.0005.180124T0700Z-180124T2200Z/
Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Bordeaux, Arlington, and Elk Mountain
229 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT MST TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

* TIMING...Midnight Tonight through Wednesday Afternoon.

* WINDS...West to southwest 35 to 45 MPH with gusts 55 to 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...Mainly to transportation. Hazardous travel for light
  weight and high profile vehicles, with an enhanced risk for blow
  overs. In addition, strong winds may result in areas of blowing
  and drifting snow. This could cause areas of low visibilities
  and slick road conditions at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
229 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Strong Winds Possible Along Interstate 80 Between Laramie and
Rawlins, and Interstate 25 Between Chugwater and Wheatland early
Wednesday...

...High Winds Possible in the Ferris and Seminoe Mountains in
Northern Carbon County from Late Wednesday Night through Thursday
Afternoon...

WYZ104-241200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.A.0006.180125T0600Z-180126T0000Z/
Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-
Including the city of Seminoe Dam
229 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from late Wednesday night through
Thursday afternoon.


* TIMING...11 PM Wednesday until 5 PM Thursday.

* WINDS...Southwest 35 to 45 MPH with gusts to 60 MPH.

* IMPACTS...Mainly to transportation. Hazardous travel for light
  weight and high profile vehicles, especially on west to east
  oriented sections of roadway.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
1209 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Winds will be on the increase Wednesday into Thursday...

.Winds will already increase later tonight into Wednesday but even
stronger winds are expected later Wednesday night through Thursday
afternoon as a cold front approaches from the west.

WYZ019-241100-
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0002.180125T0600Z-180126T0000Z/
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Including the city of Jeffrey City
1209 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday evening through Thursday
afternoon.

* TIMING...Southwest winds will increase late tonight through
  Wednesday but the strongest winds are expected later Wednesday
  night through Thursday afternoon.

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 45 mph Wednesday and 35 to 55 mph later
  Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon with the potential
  for 60 mph wind gusts.

* IMPACTS...Travellers between Sweetwater Station and Muddy Gap will
  encounter strong and erratic wind gusts and areas of blowing
  snow with 8 to 10 inches of fresh snow to blow around.
  Visibilities could be sharply reduced at times during periods of
  strong wind gusts and blowing snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Riverton WY
1209 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Winds will be on the increase Wednesday into Thursday...

.Winds will already increase later tonight into Wednesday but even
stronger winds are expected later Wednesday night through Thursday
afternoon as a cold front approaches from the west.

WYZ020-241100-
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0002.180125T0600Z-180126T0000Z/
Natrona County Lower Elevations-
Including the city of Casper
1209 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a High Wind
Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday evening through Thursday
afternoon.

* TIMING...Southwest winds will increase late tonight through
  Wednesday but the strongest winds are expected later Wednesday
  night through Thursday afternoon.

* WINDS...Southwest 25 to 45 mph Wednesday and 35 to 55 mph later
  Wednesday night through Thursday afternoon with the potential
  for 60 mph wind gusts, especially on Outer Drive in Casper.

* IMPACTS...Travellers around the lower elevations of Natrona
  County will encounter strong and erratic wind gusts and areas
  of blowing snow with 8 to 10 inches of fresh snow to blow
  around. Visibilities could be sharply reduced at times during
  periods of strong wind gusts and blowing snow.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A High Wind Watch means there is the potential for a hazardous
high wind event. Sustained winds of at least 40 mph...or gusts of
58 mph or stronger may occur. Continue to monitor the latest
forecasts.

&&

$$

Team Riverton


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Riverton WY
1218 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

WYZ001>020-022>030-241200-
Yellowstone National Park-Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-
North Big Horn Basin-Southwest Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
Northeast Johnson County-Southeast Johnson County-
Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-Jackson Hole-
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Natrona County Lower Elevations-Casper Mountain-Star Valley-
Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-Upper Green River Basin Foothills-
Upper Green River Basin-South Lincoln County-
Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
1218 PM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

...High Wind Watch for the Wind Corridor from Jeffrey City to
Casper late Wednesday night through Thursday Afternoon...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central
Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Light snow will continue over the northwest mountains and
Yellowstone through the day today. Light snow will gradually end
tonight over Yellowstone. Snow amounts will range between 1 to 2
inches.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Wednesday Night and Thursday...Very strong winds and areas of
blowing snow expected across the area between Jeffrey City and
Casper. Strong winds will also blow across Sweetwater County on
Thursday with a short period of snow and blowing snow.

Thursday...A brief period of snowfall out west.

Friday through Sunday...Periods of snow out west with significant
accumulation quite possible.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service GRAND JUNCTION CO
540 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

COZ001>014-017>023-UTZ022>025-027>029-241300-
Lower Yampa River Basin-Central Yampa River Basin-
Roan and Tavaputs Plateaus-Elkhead and Park Mountains-
Upper Yampa River Basin-Grand Valley-Debeque to Silt Corridor-
Central Colorado River Basin-Grand and Battlement Mesas-
Gore and Elk Mountains/Central Mountain Valleys-
Central Gunnison and Uncompahgre River Basin-
West Elk and Sawatch Mountains-Flat Tops-
Upper Gunnison River Valley-Uncompahgre Plateau and Dallas Divide-
Northwest San Juan Mountains-Southwest San Juan Mountains-
Paradox Valley/Lower Dolores River-
Four Corners/Upper Dolores River-Animas River Basin-
San Juan River Basin-Southeast Utah-Eastern Uinta Mountains-
Eastern Uinta Basin-Tavaputs Plateau-Arches/Grand Flat-
La Sal and Abajo Mountains-Canyonlands/Natural Bridges-
540 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for eastern Utah and western
Colorado.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Two to four inches of snow are expected for the northern mountains
today as a weak disturbance and favorable orographics cause some
light snow to fall.

The rest of the area will see cool temperatures and generally
sunny skies.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

High pressure builds in bringing warmer temperatures and continued
sunny skies. Another weak disturbance may bring some precipitation
to our northern areas late Thursday night.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
511 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

WYZ101>119-241215-
Converse County Lower Elevations-Niobrara County-
North Laramie Range-Ferris/Seminoe/Shirley Mountains-
Shirley Basin-Central Laramie Range and Southwest Platte County-
East Platte County-Goshen County-Central Carbon County-
North Snowy Range Foothills-Southwest Carbon County-
Sierra Madre Range-Upper North Platte River Basin-Snowy Range-
Laramie Valley-South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Central Laramie County-East Laramie County-
511 AM MST Tue Jan 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of east central
Wyoming...south central Wyoming and southeast Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

West to southwest winds will be on the increase today and
particularly this evening. Wind prone areas of southeast Wyoming
are likely to see wind gusts in excess of 60 mph late this evening
into Wednesday. High Wind Watches are in effect for Bordeaux and
Arlington from late tonight into Wednesday.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

Strong winds will continue most of the day Wednesday. High Wind
Watches are in effect for Arlington and Bordeaux Wednesday where
60 mph gusts are expected.

Another strong wind event is possible Thursday in the wind prone
areas of southeast Wyoming for Arlington, Bordeaux and south
Laramie Range.

.Spotter information statement...

Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$

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NOAA National Weather Service
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Silver Spring, MD 20910
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