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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
430 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

WYZ001>020-022>030-041300-
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-
430 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES AND WINTER STORM WARNINGS IN EFFECT
FOR AREAS EAST OF THE DIVIDE AND SWEETWATER COUNTY TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SNOWFALL AND AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW WILL CONTINUE THIS MORNING FOR
MUCH OF CENTRAL AND EASTERN WYOMING. VERY COLD TEMPERATURES ARE
ALSO EXPECTED THROUGH THE DAY...WITH VERY LOW WIND CHILLS PROBABLE.
SNOWFALL ACROSS NORTHERN WYOMING WILL WEAKEN DURING THE AFTERNOON...
AND TAPER OFF BY THE EVENING HOURS. AREAS FURTHER SOUTH WILL SEE A
SLIGHT DELAY IN THE END OF THE SNOWFALL...THOUGH MOST ACTIVITY IS
EXPECTED TO END BY THE LATE EVENING HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

WEDNESDAY...BITTER COLD TEMPERATURES EXPECTED AND PERIODS OF GUSTY
WIND COULD RESULT IN FRIGID WIND CHILLS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS. THANK YOU.

$$

TEAM RIVERTON





Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
243 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER STORM TO CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE REGION TODAY...

.A SHARP COLD FRONT WITH WIDESPREAD SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW WILL
MOVE SOUTH THIS MORNING. SNOW...LOW WIND CHILLS...AND AREAS OF
GUSTY WIND AND BLOWING SNOW WILL AFFECT AREAS MAINLY EAST OF THE
DIVIDE THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS.

WYZ002-003-040100-
/O.CON.KRIW.WW.Y.0012.000000T0000Z-150304T0100Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
243 AM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MST THIS
EVENING.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...PERIODS OF OCCASIONALLY MODERATE SNOW WILL
  CONTINUE INTO THE MID- MORNING HOURS. LIGHT SNOW WILL THEN
  PERSIST THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE TAPERING OFF THIS EVENING.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 4 INCHES WITH HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE
  ALONG MEETEETSE RIM. UP TO 10 INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE ABSAROKAS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WIND OF 20 TO 30 MPH. VISIBILITY
  OF ONE MILE OR LESS IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW. WIND CHILLS WILL
  BE NEAR 20 BELOW ZERO AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...SNOWFALL WILL CREATE SNOW PACKED ROADWAYS RESULTING IN
  DIFFICULT TRAVEL. WINDY CONDITIONS WILL CREATE LOW VISIBILITY
  AND LOW WIND CHILLS TODAY WHICH COULD BE DEADLY TO NEWBORN
  LIVESTOCK AND COULD CAUSE FROST BITE TO HUMANS AND ANIMALS WHO
  ARE LEFT EXPOSED TO THE CONDITIONS FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF
  TIME.

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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