Winter Storm Warning Star Valley through Saturday night.

Winter Storm Warning Star Valley through Saturday night.

STAR VALLEY-SALT RIVER AND WYOMING RANGES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AFTON...ALPINE...STAR VALLEY RANCH...
THAYNE
234 PM MST THU FEB 27 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM MST SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND WIND WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 AM MST SUNDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO LONGER
IN EFFECT.

* SUMMARY AND TIMING...THE FIRST SYSTEM WILL BRING SNOW TONIGHT
  AND FRIDAY. AN EVEN STRONGER SYSTEM IS EXPECTED FRIDAY NIGHT AND
  SATURDAY. THERE COULD BE A LULL AT SOME POINT FRIDAY...
  ESPECIALLY FOR THE SOUTH HALF OF THE STAR VALLEY AND
  SALT/WYOMING RANGES.

* SNOW ACCUMULATIONS...6 TO 12 INCHES IN THE STAR VALLEY WITH 1
  TO 2 FEET IN THE MOUNTAINS WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
  MPH IN THE HIGH COUNTRY WITH VISIBILITY UNDER ONE HALF MILE AT
  TIMES.

* IMPACTS...TRAVEL WILL BE SEVERELY HAMPERED BY THE SNOW AND
  WIND. ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK WITH PERIODS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING FOR HEAVY SNOW MEANS SEVERE WINTER WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF
SNOW ARE FORECAST THAT WILL MAKE TRAVEL DANGEROUS. ONLY TRAVEL IN
AN EMERGENCY. IF YOU MUST TRAVEL...KEEP AN EXTRA FLASHLIGHT...
FOOD...AND WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY.

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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