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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
127 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

...ACCUMULATING SNOW ACROSS LARAMIE COUNTY THROUGH TONIGHT...

.A FAST MOVING WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL COMBINE WITH UPSLOPE FLOW
TO PRODUCE A PERIOD OF ACCUMULATING SNOW THIS AFTERNOON AND
TONIGHT. LIGHT SNOW HAS ALREADY BEEN FALLING OVER LARAMIE COUNTY
THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY. ALTHOUGH ACCUMULATIONS THUS FAR HAVE
BEEN LIGHT. EXPECT SNOWFALL RATES TO CONTINUE INCREASING LATE THIS
AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING PRODUCING 2 TO 4 INCHES ACROSS
SOUTHERN LARAMIE COUNTY. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO FALL
NEAR THE CHEYENNE RIDGE. FORTUNATELY SOUTHEAST WINDS WILL ONLY BE
IN THE 10 TO 15 MPH RANGE...LIMITING ANY IMPACT FROM BLOWING
SNOW. SNOW INTENSITY WILL DECREASE LATE TONIGHT.

WYZ117-118-270900-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WW.Y.0007.150226T2100Z-150227T1000Z/
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-CENTRAL LARAMIE COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER...
CHEYENNE
127 PM MST THU FEB 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW ...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 AM MST
FRIDAY.

* TIMING...THROUGH 3 AM FRIDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES. THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS
  ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE CHEYENNE RIDGE.

* IMPACTS...MOSTLY TO TRAVEL. ROADS WILL BECOME SNOW COVERED AND
  SLIPPERY ESPECIALLY ACROSS SOUTHERN LARAMIE COUNTY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

&&

$$

HAHN

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