Hazardous Weather Outlook
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
519 AM MDT TUE APR 14 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-151100-
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-CASPER MOUNTAIN-CODY FOOTHILLS-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-JACKSON HOLE-LANDER FOOTHILLS-
NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-
NORTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-
SOUTHEAST JOHNSON COUNTY-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-STAR VALLEY-
TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN FOOTHILLS-UPPER WIND RIVER BASIN-
WIND RIVER BASIN-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS EAST-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST-
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
519 AM MDT TUE APR 14 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR MOST LOWER ELEVATIONS EAST OF THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE TUESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING...

...HIGH WIND WARNING FOR SOUTHERN WYOMING AND PORTIONS OF
CENTRAL WYOMING TUESDAY FROM 900 AM UNTIL 600 PM...

...BLIZZARD WATCH LOWER ELEVATIONS OF JOHNSON COUNTY LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

...WINTER STORM WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING LATE TONIGHT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WIDESPREAD EXTREME FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED IN THE LOWER
ELEVATIONS EAST OF THE DIVIDE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

STRONG WIND SPEEDS ARE FORECAST ACROSS SOUTHERN WYOMING INTO
PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING THIS MORNING THROUGH LATE AFTERNOON. WIND
SPEEDS OF 35 TO 40 MPH WILL BE COMMON WITH GUSTS FROM 55 TO 65 MPH.
LOCALLY HIGHER WIND GUSTS COULD OCCUR.

A POWERFUL SPRING STORM SYSTEM WILL BRING A RETURN OF MUCH COLDER...
WINDY AND SNOWY CONDITIONS TO MUCH OF THE AREA. ONLY MINOR SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT...AS THE RAIN CHANGES TO SNOW.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WEDNESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WIDESPREAD SNOW SHOWERS WILL BE
ONGOING DURING MUCH OF THE DAY...WITH AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW AND
BLIZZARD CONDITIONS FOR THE BIG HORN BASIN AND JOHNSON COUNTY. WINTER
WEATHER HIGHLIGHTS COVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL WYOMING DURING THIS
PERIOD. SEE THE LATEST WINTER WEATHER STATEMENTS FOR FURTHER
DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT WIND GUSTS OVER 50 MPH TODAY
AND SNOWFALL AMOUNTS TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

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TEAM RIVERTON



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