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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
500 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

WYZ001>020-022>030-271300-
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-
500 AM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE EASTERN BIGHORN BASIN THROUGH 9
AM...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS THROUGH 3 PM...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

PERIODS OF LIGHT SNOW...OCCASIONALLY MODERATE...WILL CONTINUE
OVER NORTHERN WYOMING THIS MORNING BEFORE TAPERING OFF LATER THIS
MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. THE BIGGEST IMPACT WILL BE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN BIGHORN MOUNTAINS. HOWEVER...MANY ROADS INCLUDING MOUNTAIN
PASSES WILL BE SLICK AND HAZARDOUS THIS MORNING.

IN ADDITION...STRONG WEST WINDS WILL OCCUR ACROSS SWEETWATER COUNTY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...VERY STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE FROM
NEAR ROCK SPRINGS TO CASPER AND IN THE CODY FOOTHILLS.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL POSSIBLE WEST. A STRONG
COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH...EAST OF THE DIVIDE...WITH BRING MUCH
COLDER TEMPERATURES AND THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME SNOWFALL. STRONG
WINDS CONTINUE SATURDAY IN THE ROCK SPRINGS TO CASPER WIND CORRIDOR.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

PLEASE REPORT SNOWFALL AMOUNTS OR STRONG WIND GUSTS.

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TEAM RIVERTON





High Wind Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
103 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTHERN
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND THE ADJACENT CODY FOOTHILLS THURSDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.TIGHTENING THERMAL AND PRESSURE GRADIENTS OVER OR NEAR THE
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS IN ADDITION TO
INCREASING FLOW ALOFT OUT OF THE WEST TO SOUTHWEST WILL PROVIDE
THE NECESSARY INGREDIENTS FOR A RATHER PROLONGED PERIOD OF STRONG
WINDS BEGINNING THANKSGIVING AFTERNOON AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE
DAY ON SATURDAY.

WYZ002-003-271100-
/O.NEW.KRIW.HW.A.0024.141127T1900Z-141130T0000Z/
ABSAROKA MOUNTAINS-CODY FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CODY...MEETEETSE
103 PM MST WED NOV 26 2014

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BEGIN TO
  INCREASE THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS ON THANKSGIVING DAY...FIRST
  BECOMING STRONG ACROSS THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS BY EARLY AFTERNOON
  THEN DESCENDING THROUGHOUT THE REST OF THE DAY INTO THE CODY
  FOOTHILLS. STRONGEST WINDS SHOULD OCCUR FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON...
  LASTING THROUGH MID DAY ON SATURDAY.

* WIND...WEST 30 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 60 MPH AND LOWER
  ELEVATIONS...STRONGER NEAR CLARK AT TIMES WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 70
  MPH AND 90 MPH EXPECTED...ESPECIALLY ON FRIDAY. THE MOUNTAINS
  WILL SEE WEST WINDS BLOWING FROM 40 TO 60 MPH WITH GUSTS 70 TO
  80 MPH OVER THE SAME PERIOD.

* IMPACTS...HIGH WINDS MAY MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS FOR LIGHT AND
  HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES LATER THANKSGIVING DAY...ESPECIALLY
  BETWEEN CODY AND CLARK ACROSS HIGHWAY 120. THESE CONDITIONS WILL
  LAST THROUGH THE DAY ON SATURDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

REMEMBER...A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR A
HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IN AND CLOSE TO THE WATCH AREA.

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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