Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
842 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...SNOW ENDING TONIGHT OVER MOST OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING...

MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY SNOW WILL CONTINUE FOR A FEW MORE HOURS
OVER PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST WYOMING...AND WILL DIMINISH
SIGNIFICANTLY AFTER 11 PM. A NARROW BAND OF MODERATE TO HEAVY
SNOW CONTINUES FROM THE NORTHERN LARAMIE RANGE...INTO THE
ARLINGTON AREA...AND PORTIONS OF THE SNOWY AND SIERRA MADRE RANGES
THIS EVENING...AND LOOKS TO CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST 11 PM BEFORE
STEADILY DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT. VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO
LESS THAN ONE HALF MILE WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO OF HEAVY
WET SNOW POSSIBLE.

WYZ110-114-190500-
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NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-SNOWY RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...CENTENNIAL...
ALBANY...WOODS LANDING
842 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH AT LEAST 11 PM...AND WILL
  SIGNIFICANTLY DIMINISH THEREAFTER.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS... UP TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN ONE
  HALF MILE AT TIMES DUE TO FALLING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLICK AND SNOW COVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

&&

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WYZ103-105-112-113-190500-
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NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-SHIRLEY BASIN-SIERRA MADRE RANGE-
UPPER NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDICINE BOW...SARATOGA...ENCAMPMENT...
RIVERSIDE
842 PM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM MDT THIS
EVENING...

* TIMING...PERIOD OF SNOW THIS EVENING.

* ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...1 TO 2 INCHES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...VISIBILITIES WILL BE REDUCED TO LESS THAN
  ONE HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BE SLICK AND SNOW COVERED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW MEANS THAT PERIODS OF SNOW
WILL CAUSE PRIMARILY TRAVEL DIFFICULTIES. BE PREPARED FOR SNOW
COVERED ROADS AND LIMITED VISIBILITIES...AND USE CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

&&

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