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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

WYZ003-005-006-017-018-020-210000-
Cody Foothills-Southwest Big Horn Basin-Southeast Big Horn Basin-
Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-Natrona County Lower Elevations-
Including the cities of Clark, Cody, Meeteetse, Thermopolis,
Ten Sleep, Worland, Riverton, Shoshoni, Lander, and Casper
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...Near Freezing Temperatures Friday and Saturday Mornings...

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

* WHAT...Temperatures early Friday morning will drop to near
  freezing in some locations. Slightly colder temperatures of 28
  to 32 are possible Saturday morning.

* WHERE...Bighorn Basin, Wind River Basin, and lower elevations of
  Johnson and Natrona Counties.

* WHEN...Friday morning and Saturday morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...If any susceptible flowers are outside or
  tender vegetables have been planted in gardens, proactive
  measures should be taken tonight to prevent any harm. Most
  vegetation of this nature is best to be planted outside after
  Memorial Day.

$$

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

WYZ004-010-011-210000-
North Big Horn Basin-Northeast Johnson County-
Southeast Johnson County-
Including the cities of Basin, Greybull, Lovell, Powell, Shell,
Buffalo, and Kaycee
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...Strong Wind Today and Freezing Temperatures tonight...

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

* WHAT...Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts to around 50 mph
  today. Temperatures falling below freezing tonight.

* WHERE...Big Horn and Johnson Counties.

* WHEN...Strong winds today; freezing temperatures tonight.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Wind impacts mainly to transportation.
  There will likely be control issues for lightweight and high-
  profile vehicles, including campers and tractor trailers. For
  freezing temperatures...any susceptible flowers are outside or
  tender vegetables have been planted in gardens, proactive
  measures should be taken tonight to prevent any harm.

$$

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

WYZ008-009-210000-
Bighorn Mountains West-Bighorn Mountains Southeast-
313 AM MDT Fri May 20 2022

...Periods of snow today...

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

* WHAT...Periods of snow. Accumulations of 2 to 4 inches, with
  locally higher amounts north of Granite Pass.

* WHERE...Bighorn Mountains.

* WHEN...Through this afternoon.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Mountain passes may become slick and snow
  covered at times. Recreation in the high country will be
  impacted by wet snowfall.

$$

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