« View county listSpecial Weather Statement
South Laramie Range-South Laramie Range Foothills-
Including the cities of Buford, Pumpkin Vine, Vedauwoo, Whitaker,
Federal, and Horse Creek
855 AM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017
...AREAS OF BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW THIS MORNING BETWEEN
CHEYENNE AND LARAMIE...
Gusty westerly winds between 35 to 50 mph have developed along
Interstate 80 and Happy Jack Road between Laramie and Cheyenne
this morning. Visibilities will occasionally be reduced to 1 mile
at times with drifting snow over area roadways, which may result
in slick and icy roads in spots. Conditions are expected to
improve in the afternoon as winds decrease. However, moderate to
heavy snow showers are possible this afternoon.
Motorists are urged to use caution traveling west of Cheyenne this
morning, and be prepared for sudden changes in visibility.
$$Winter Weather Advisory
Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-
Including the cities of Centennial and Albany
230 AM MDT Tue Apr 25 2017
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM MDT THIS
* TIMING...Snow will increase in coverage, especially this
* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 to 8 inches with up to 10 inches
at the higher peaks.
* WINDS/VISIBILITY...Visibility will most likely be less than a
quarter of a mile at times this afternoon. Winds will be west at
15 to 30 mph this morning, becoming northwest and then north
this afternoon. Gusts up to 45 mph.
* IMPACTS...Hazardous travel likely due to snow covered roads
and low visibility along the higher elevations of Interstate
80 west of Cheyenne. Those planning outdoor recreation in the
mountains should be prepared for snowy conditions and low
visibility at times.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means that periods of snow
will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities...and use caution while driving.