Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...HEAVY WET SNOW EXPECTED MAINLY IN THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN
MOUNTAINS THROUGH TONIGHT...

.A LARGE STORM WILL SLOWLY MOVE THROUGH THE REGION DEPOSITING AS
MUCH AS A FOOT OF VERY WET SNOW IN THE MOUNTAINS. TEMPERATURES
WILL BE ON THE WARM SIDE BUT QUICKLY ACCUMULATING SNOW...
ESPECIALLY EARLY THIS MORNING COULD MAKE TRAVEL DIFFICULT OVER
MOUNTAIN PASSES.

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UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...PINEDALE
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS CANCELED THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY.

MUCH OF THE SNOW HAS TURNED TO RAIN OVER THE UPPER GREEN RIVER
BASIN FOOTHILLS...ALTHOUGH JUST SOME LIGHT SNOW WILL CONTINUE TO
FALL AROUND BONDURANT THROUGH 12 NOON WHERE AN INCH OF SNOW HAS
FALLEN THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING FOR
THE MOST PART FOR THE REST OF THE DAY TODAY. THEREFORE THE WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELED.


$$

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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES THROUGH 12
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE MORE SIGNIFICANT
  ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 25 MPH
  WILL DEVELOP WHICH COULD LEAD TO SOME DRIFTING SNOW.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE DETERMINED MOSTLY BY THE SNOWFALL RATE...
  DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...SOUTH PASS WILL BECOME SLUSHY TO SNOW PACKED FOR THE
  REMAINDER OF THIS MORNING. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO ALLOW EXTRA
  TIME FOR TRAVEL OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

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ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-
SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR BEFORE NOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE MORE SIGNIFICANT
  ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 25 MPH
  WILL DEVELOP WHICH COULD LEAD TO SOME DRIFTING SNOW.
  VISIBILITY WILL BE DETERMINED MOSTLY BY THE SNOWFALL RATE...
  DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TETON AND TOGWOTEE MOUNTAIN PASSES WILL SEE SLUSHY
  TO SNOW PACKED CONDITIONS. THE WORST CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED
  ON THE FREMONT COUNTY SIDE OF TOGWOTEE PASS...TOWARD DUBOIS.
  TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME FOR TRAVEL OVER
  MOUNTAIN PASSES TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

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UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...DUBOIS
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT
TODAY...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON MDT TODAY.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING. THE SNOW WILL
  EVENTUALLY BE MIXING WITH RAIN AGAIN IN THE LOWER ELEVATIONS AND
  TAPERING OFF IN INTENSITY AFTER NOON.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TWO AND A HALF INCHES OF SNOW HAS FALLEN SO
  FAR IN DUBOIS. 2 TO 5 INCHES WITH THE MORE SIGNIFICANT
  ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED ABOVE 7000 FEET.

* VISIBILITY...LESS THAN A MILE AT TIMES IN HEAVIER SNOW.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL IS EXPECTED TO BE IMPACTED FOR THE REMAINDER OF
  THIS MORNING WITH SLICK AND SLUSHY CONDITIONS IN SOME AREAS.
  TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO ALLOW EXTRA TIME FOR THIS MORNING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

$$

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BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
1028 AM MDT SUN APR 26 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT
TONIGHT.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF SNOW...HEAVY AT TIMES. THE
  HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES WITH THE MORE SIGNIFICANT
  ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED ABOVE 8000 FEET.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH
  WILL DEVELOP WHICH COULD LEAD TO SOME DRIFTING SNOW ON TOP OF
  THE PASSES. VISIBILITY WILL BE DETERMINED MOSTLY BY THE
  SNOWFALL RATE... DECREASING TO LESS THAN 1/2 MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...GRANITE AND POWDER RIVER PASSES WILL SEE SLUSHY TO
  SNOW PACKED CONDITIONS. TRAVELERS ARE URGED TO ALLOW EXTRA
  TIME FOR TRAVEL OVER MOUNTAIN PASSES LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW AND BLOWING
SNOW WILL CAUSE TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SLIPPERY
ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING.

THE LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS PROVIDED BY THE WYOMING DEPARTMENT OF
TRANSPORTATION ARE AVAILABLE BY CALLING 5-1-1 OR ON THE INTERNET
AT WYOROAD.INFO.

&&

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