Platte County, Wyoming
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Winter Storm Warning
WYZ101-103-021845-
/O.EXB.KCYS.WS.W.0005.150302T2200Z-150304T0100Z/
CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NORTH LARAMIE RANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOUGLAS...GLENROCK
340 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
3 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 6 PM MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND INTENSITY THIS
AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH TUESDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW WILL
FALL FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...5 TO 10 INCHES LOWER ELEVATIONS. 12
TO 15 INCHES IN THE NORTHERN LARAMIE RANGE...LOCALLY HIGHER ON
NORTHEAST FACING SLOPES.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
MPH LATE TONIGHT. THE COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW
WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME EXTREMELY DANGEROUS OR IMPOSSIBLE
BY LATE TONIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED WITH
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW LIKELY. ROADWAYS WILL LIKELY BECOME
SLICK AND SNOW COVERED. ROAD CLOSURES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA. IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO TRAVEL
IN THE WARNING AREA...LISTEN TO THE LATEST WEATHER FORECAST AND
CONSIDER TRAVELING AT ANOTHER TIME OR BY ANOTHER ROUTE. IF YOU
MUST TRAVEL IN THE WARNING AREA...USE EXTREME CAUTION WHEN
APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS...TAKE ALONG A
WINTER SURVIVAL KIT. IF YOU BECOME STRANDED IN A RURAL AREA...
STAY WITH YOUR VEHICLE UNTIL HELP ARRIVES. TO KEEP WARM IN YOUR
VEHICLE...RUN YOUR ENGINE 10 MINUTES EACH HOUR...AND MAKE SURE
THE EXHAUST PIPE IS CLEAR OF SNOW TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE
POISONING.

&&

$$

Winter Weather Advisory
NEZ002-003-095-096-WYZ102-106>108-115>117-021845-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WW.Y.0008.150303T0300Z-150304T0100Z/
DAWES-BOX BUTTE-NORTH SIOUX-SOUTH SIOUX-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-GOSHEN COUNTY-LARAMIE VALLEY-
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE-SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE FOOTHILLS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHADRON...ALLIANCE...HARRISON...AGATE...
LUSK...BORDEAUX...GLENDO...WHEATLAND...CHUGWATER...GUERNSEY...
TORRINGTON...LARAMIE...VEDAUWOO...BUFORD...PUMPKIN VINE...
HORSE CREEK...HARRIMAN...WHITAKER
340 AM MST MON MAR 2 2015

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
6 PM MST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT
FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 PM MST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...SNOW WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE THROUGH
TUESDAY.

* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...2 TO 5 INCHES...HIGHEST OVER THE
SOUTH LARAMIE RANGE ALONG INTERSTATE 80.

* WINDS/VISIBILITY...BECOMING NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35
MPH LATE TONIGHT. THE COMBINATION OF FALLING AND BLOWING SNOW
WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES TO LESS THAN A HALF MILE AT TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BECOME HAZARDOUS TONIGHT. VISIBILITIES MAY
BE SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED WITH BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW LIKELY.
ROADWAYS WILL LIKELY BECOME SLICK AND SNOW COVERED. INTERSTATE
80 BETWEEN LARAMIE AND CHEYENNE WILL BE IMPACTED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW MEANS THAT
VISIBILITIES WILL BE LIMITED DUE TO A COMBINATION OF FALLING AND
BLOWING SNOW. USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING...ESPECIALLY IN OPEN
AREAS AND WHEN APPROACHING AND DRIVING OVER RAILROAD CROSSINGS.

&&

$$

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