Strong winds hit Western and Central Wyoming


...VERY STRONG WINDS MONDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY
OCCURRED ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING...


A VIGOROUS STORM SYSTEM AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT MOVED ACROSS
WYOMING LAST NIGHT. THIS CAUSED VERY WINDY CONDITIONS OVER THE
REGION. HERE ARE SOME PEAK WIND GUSTS AT SELECTED SITES IN WESTERN
AND CENTRAL WYOMING FROM YESTERDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH 6 PM THIS
EVENING.  THIS WIND CAUSED A FEW TREES TO BLOW OVER...AND A FEW
ACCIDENTS INVOLVING SEMI TRUCKS.


MOUNT COFFIN (10870 FT)...                     113 MPH.
HOYT PEAK (9800 FT)...                                  93 MPH.
JACKSON HOLE...SUMMIT (10450 FT)...     86 MPH.
RED CANYON/SOUTH PASS...                      69 MPH.
5 E OF WAMSUTTER...                                    66 MPH.
JACKSON HOLE...RAYMER (9360 FT)...      65 MPH.
CASPER AIRPORT...                                        61 MPH.
ROCK SPRINGS AIRPORT...                         61 MPH.
JACKSON AIRPORT...                                     60 MPH.
CODY...                                                               60 MPH.

RIVERTON AIRPORT...                                    58 MPH.
JEFFERY CITY...                                                57 MPH.
HILAND...                                                            56 MPH.
DUBOIS...                                                           54 MPH.
MEETEETSE...                                                   53 MPH.
THERMOPOLIS...                                              53 MPH.
LANDER AIRPORT...                                        52 MPH.

BIG PINEY AIRPORT...                                     49 MPH.
CODY AIRPORT...                                             49 MPH.
POWELL...                                                          49 MPH.
KAYCEE...                                                           47 MPH.
BUFFALO AIRPORT...                                       47 MPH.
CASPER MOUNTAIN...                                     45 MPH.
GREYBULL AIRPORT...                                   45 MPH.
WORLAND AIRPORT...                                    45 MPH.
PINEDALE AIRPORT...                                     41 MPH.



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