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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
557 AM MDT Sat Oct 19 2019

Rock Springs and Green River-Flaming Gorge-East Sweetwater County-
Including the cities of Rock Springs, Green River, and Wamsutter
557 AM MDT Sat Oct 19 2019

...Strong Cold Front with some Snow and Blowing Tonight...

This is a special weather statement from the National Weather
Service Office in Riverton.

* WHAT...A strong cold front will push east across Sweetwater
  County late this afternoon and evening. A period of snow with
  accumulations generally an inch or less. Strong west winds 25 to
  35 mph with gusts around 50 mph in wake of this cold front.

* WHERE...Sweetwater County.

* WHEN...Late this afternoon into tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...There is the possibility of roads becoming
  slick in spots with some blowing snow.


Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Riverton WY
504 AM MDT Sat Oct 19 2019

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-
504 AM MDT Sat Oct 19 2019

...Winter Storm Warnings and Advisories for much of Western
Wyoming through Noon Sunday...

...High Wind Watch for Northern Johnson County Late Tonight and

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for Western and Central Wyoming.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Significant snow over much of western Wyoming especially this
afternoon into tonight. Snow will impact eastern and southern
areas tonight and Sunday, but snowfall amounts and coverage will
be less. Strong west to northwest winds are expected tonight and
Sunday with the strongest winds expected over southern Lincoln
County, Sweetwater County and northern Johnson County. Please see
winter weather and high wind statements for further details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

Sunday...The significant snow and the majority of the impacts
will end by midday. Strong west to northwest wind expected across
much of the area through the day Sunday.


Spotters are encouraged to report snowfall amounts.



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