Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...A STRONG SPRING SNOWSTORM WINDING DOWN...

.SNOW IS BEGINNING TO TAPER OFF. HOWEVER...AREAS OF
SNOW...OCCASIONALLY MODERATE WILL CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT FEW
HOURS...ALONG WITH AREAS OF GUSTY NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND.

WYZ020-022-161000-
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NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-CASPER MOUNTAIN-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...CASPER
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS CANCELLED THE WINTER
STORM WARNING.

STEADY SNOW HAS ENDED AND ANY ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION WILL BE LIGHT.

$$

WYZ019-161200-
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GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...JEFFREY CITY
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW EARLY THIS
  MORNING...TAPERING TO SHOWERS BY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 9 INCHES WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER
  AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST AT 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40
  WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY IN BLOWING BLOWING SNOW AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...ROADS MAY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED BY CONSIDERABLE
  BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT
  TIMES.

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.

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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WYZ018-161200-
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LANDER FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LANDER
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE OVERNIGHT...TAPERING OFF AROUND SUNRISE ON TODAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...7 TO 10 INCHES IN THE LANDER
  FOOTHILLS.

* VISIBILITY...ONE-HALF TO ONE MILE.

* IMPACTS...ROADS WILL BE SLUSHY OVERNIGHT AND WILL LIKELY BE
  SNOW-COVERED ABOVE 6000 FEET.

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.

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.

&&

$$

WYZ014-015-161200-
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WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW CONTINUING
  OVERNIGHT...TAPERING OFF TOWARDS SUNRISE.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...TOTAL 10 TO 18 INCHES. 11 INCHES OF SNOW
  WAS REPORTED IN SINKS CANYON WEDNESDAY EVENING.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS OF 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
  40 ON SOUTH PASS MAY RESULT IN NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY DUE TO
  BLOWING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...HIGHWAY 28 OVER SOUTH PASS MAY BE SEVERELY IMPACTED
  BY CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW ALONG WITH NEAR ZERO
  VISIBILITY.

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.

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.

&&

$$

WYZ008-009-161200-
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BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW OVERNIGHT WILL TAPER OFF
  TOWARDS MORNING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH SOME GUSTS
  OF 40 MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...GRANITE AND POWER RIVER PASSES MAY BECOME SLICK AND
  SNOW COVERED ALONG WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING
  SNOW.

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 VISIBILITY...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.

&&

$$

WYZ028-030-161200-
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ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCK SPRINGS...GREEN RIVER...WAMSUTTER
254 AM MDT THU APR 16 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM MDT EARLY
THIS MORNING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...OCCASIONAL SNOW WILL CONTINUE
  OVERNIGHT...TAPERING TO SHOWERS TOWARD MORNING

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...3 TO 6 INCHES.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH WITH SOME
  GUSTS OF 40 MAY REDUCE VISIBILITY TO ONE QUARTER MILE AT TIMES
  RESULTING IN BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW.

* IMPACTS...INTERSTATE 80 WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW COVERED
  ALONG WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY DUE TO BLOWING SNOW.

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 VISIBILITY...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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