Fremont County, Wyoming
To view the watches and warnings information that we have available you will need to select your city, county, or state first.
Enter City, State or Zip Code to Select a Location from the List
Watch/Warnings
Click to view enlarged map

The National Weather Service's Watches, Warnings and Advisories by state counties include: Thunderstorm, Tornado, Flood, Flash Flood, Winter Storm, High Wind, Gale, Small Aircraft, High Surf, Marine, Heat, Air Quality, Ashfall, Hazardous, and Special Statements.
Weather Alerts: Fremont County, Wyoming
« View county list

Blizzard Warning
WYZ019-232300-
/O.CON.KRIW.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170224T1800Z/
Green Mountains and Rattlesnake Range-
Including the city of Jeffrey City
226 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST FRIDAY...

* TIMING...Snow will continue across the area this morning...and
be heavy at times through this evening. Snow will continue into
Friday morning before tapering off to flurries.

* SNOWFALL...12 to 18 inches.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...Northeast wind 30 to 40 mph with gusts over
50 mph causing blizzard conditions this morning through this
evening. Visibilities will be near zero at times. Winds will
start to decrease later tonight into Friday morning.

* Main impact...Travel may become nearly impossible due to the
heavy snow...very strong cross winds and near zero visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel...have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded...stay with your vehicle.

&&

$$

Blizzard Warning
WYZ014-015-232300-
/O.CON.KRIW.BZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-170224T1800Z/
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
226 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

...BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST FRIDAY...

* Timing...Snow will continue across the range this morning... and
be heavy at times through this evening. Snow will continue
tonight... before subsiding by mid day Friday.

* Snowfall...10 to 15 inches are expected...mainly on the
southern end of the mountains.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...Northeast winds will increase this morning to
35 to 45 mph with gusts 55 to 65 mph, causing blizzard
conditions and zero visibility through this evening. Winds will
gradually decrease later tonight into Friday morning.

* Main impact...Travel will become difficult to impossible across
South Pass due to the snow, producing slick... snow- packed
roads...and whiteout conditions due to strong northeast winds.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Blizzard Warning means severe winter weather conditions are
expected or occurring. Falling and blowing snow with strong winds
and poor visibilities are likely. This will lead to whiteout
conditions...making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel. If
you must travel...have a winter survival kit with you. If you get
stranded...stay with your vehicle.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
WYZ007-232300-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170224T1800Z/
Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains-
226 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* TIMING...Snow will continue this morning, and may be heavy at
times through this evening. Snow will continue tonight, before
subsiding by mid day Friday.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches, with the higher
amounts expected over the Bridger Mountains.

* MAIN IMPACT...Roads will become slick and snow covered.
Blowing and drifting snow could make travel rather difficult,
including travel through the Wind River Canyon. Blowing snow
may significantly reduce visibility, especially at the
southern end of the Wind River Canyon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow, and or
blowing snow are expected or occurring. This could make travel
very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel keep some food,
water, and an extra flashlight in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by
dialing 5 1 1.

&&

$$

Winter Storm Warning
WYZ017-018-232300-
/O.CON.KRIW.WS.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170224T1800Z/
Wind River Basin-Lander Foothills-
Including the cities of Riverton, Shoshoni, and Lander
226 AM MST Thu Feb 23 2017

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM MST
FRIDAY...

* TIMING...Snow will continue this morning and be heavy at times
through this evening before gradually tapering off into Friday
morning.

* SNOWFALL ACCUMULATION...12 to 18 inches in Eastern Fremont
County, 10 to 12 inches in the Riverton/Lander area, and 3 to 5
inches around Kinnear and Pavillion. Locally higher amounts will
be possible between Riverton and Lander.

* Wind and visibility...North wind 20 to 30 mph with gusts around
40 mph in open areas creating blowing and drifting snow and
visibilities under one quarter mile at times.

* MAIN IMPACT...Roads will become slick and snow covered. Blowing
and drifting snow may significantly reduce visibility and could
make travel rather difficult. Careful footing is advised as
there will likely be hidden patches of ice and deep puddles of
water beneath the fresh snow cover.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A winter storm warning means significant amounts of snow, and or
blowing snow are expected or occurring. This could make travel
very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel keep some food,
water, and an extra flashlight in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. Check the latest road conditions at wyoroad.info or by
dialing 5 1 1.

&&

$$

National Weather Service

Providing "weather, water cycle, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy."
Weather Alerts by Type
Air Quality Alert
Blizzard Warning
Blizzard Watch
Dense Fog Advisory
Fire Weather Warning
Fire Weather Watch
Flash Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
Flood Warning
Flood Watch
High Surf Advisory
High Wind Warning
High Wind Watch
Hydrologic Statement
Lake Wind Advisory
Rip Current Statement
Special Weather Statement
Wind Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
Winter Storm Warning
Winter Storm Watch
Winter Weather Advisory
Additional Severe Weather Maps
Severe Outlook Today
Severe Outlook Today
WSI's Severe Outlook Map displays current Watches, Warnings and Advisories via County Fill colors.
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
Severe Outlook Tomorrow
WSI's Severe Outlook Forecast Map displaying projected Watches, Warnings and Advisories.
THUNDERcast
THUNDERcast
The THUNDERcast map shows areas of probability for regional or national thunderstorms for the current day.
1Km Storm Watch
1Km Storm Watch
The 1Km map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery both nationally and regionally.
Metro Storm Watch
Metro Storm Watch
The Metro map allows you to view 1 kilometer (km) resolution radar imagery.
Advertisements
Track Severe Weather on mobile