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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
112 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

...MORE SNOWFALL ON THE WAY BEGINNING TONIGHT AND LASTING THROUGH
SATURDAY OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING AND WESTERN
NEBRASKA...

.ANOTHER PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY MOVE NORTHEAST ACROSS
THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN ROCKY MOUNTAINS ON FRIDAY AND OVER THE
WESTERN HIGH PLAINS ON SATURDAY. A RAIN AND SNOW MIX TODAY WILL
CHANGE TO SNOW TONIGHT AND BECOME HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT.
PERIODS OF SNOW ARE EXPECTED TO LINGER INTO SATURDAY.

NEZ019-021-055-WYZ106>108-291200-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WS.A.0012.160429T1200Z-160501T0000Z/
SCOTTS BLUFF-MORRILL-CHEYENNE-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SCOTTSBLUFF...GERING...ANGORA...
BRIDGEPORT...BAYARD...REDINGTON...BROWNSON...SIDNEY...BORDEAUX...
WHEATLAND...GUERNSEY...TORRINGTON
112 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH FOR HEAVY SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY
MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...6 AM FRIDAY TO 6 PM SATURDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST
  FRIDAY AFTERNOON...THEN NORTH FRIDAY NIGHT AND INCREASING TO 10
  TO 20 MPH ON SATURDAY. VISIBILITIES BELOW ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...MAINLY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES DUE TO LOW VISIBILITIES AND
  AREAS OF SLICK AND SNOWPACKED ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.

&&

$$

RUBIN


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
332 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016

NEZ004>010-022>029-035>038-056>059-069>071-094-292045-
SHERIDAN-EASTERN CHERRY-KEYA PAHA-BOYD-BROWN-ROCK-HOLT-GARDEN-
GRANT-HOOKER-THOMAS-BLAINE-LOUP-GARFIELD-WHEELER-ARTHUR-MCPHERSON-
LOGAN-CUSTER-DEUEL-KEITH-PERKINS-LINCOLN-CHASE-HAYES-FRONTIER-
WESTERN CHERRY-
332 PM CDT THU APR 28 2016 /232 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN AND
NORTH CENTRAL NEBRASKA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

HEAVY RAIN...POSSIBLY CHANGING TO WET SNOW AT TIMES...IS LIKELY
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. THE AREA OF CONCERN FOR ACCUMULATING
SNOW IS IN THE SANDHILLS AND PANHANDLE.

HEAVY RAIN COULD LEAD TO MINOR FLOODING IN AREAS WET FROM EARLIER
RAINFALL.

STRONG WINDS...COLD RAIN OR WET SNOW AND TEMPERATURES IN THE 30S
WILL BE STRESSFUL FOR YOUNG LIVESTOCK FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

&&

GET YOUR WEATHER...HYDROLOGICAL...AND CLIMATE INFORMATION AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/NORTHPLATTE (ALL LOWERCASE)

$$

TAYLOR

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
214 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

WYZ103>105-109-111-113-292015-
NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-FERRIS/SEMINOE/SHIRLEY MOUNTAINS-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL CARBON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST CARBON COUNTY-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
214 PM MDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL
WYOMING AND SOUTHEAST WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE WITH MINIMAL ACCUMULATIONS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY WITH ACCUMULATIONS
OF 1 TO 3 INCHES OVER THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...AND 3 TO 6 INCHES
OVER THE MOUNTAINS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
627 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

WYZ001>020-022>030-291230-
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-
627 AM MDT THU APR 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AREAS OF MORNING FOG AND...OR LIGHT SNOW EAST OF THE DIVIDE. ROADS
WILL BE SLICK IN SPOTS...ESPECIALLY OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES...AND
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE CODY FOOTHILLS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

FRIDAY...SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE
WEST OF THE DIVIDE.

SATURDAY...A GOOD CHANCE OF MOUNTAIN SNOW...AND A RAIN...SNOW MIX
IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS...ESPECIALLY EAST OF THE DIVIDE. LOCALIZED
AREAS IN THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS MAY SEE SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS. THANK YOU.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON

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