.WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM MST SATURDAY

.WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM MST SATURDAY

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
151 PM MST THU JAN 28 2016

...MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW TO RETURN TO WESTERN AND SOUTHERN
WYOMING...

.A POTENT PACIFIC WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO WESTERN WYOMING
AND MAY BRING MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW TO MUCH OF SOUTHERN AND WESTERN
WYOMING FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE DAY SATURDAY.


STAR VALLEY-INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AFTON...ALPINE...STAR VALLEY RANCH...
THAYNE
151 PM MST THU JAN 28 2016

...WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM MST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WARNING FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM
2 PM FRIDAY TO 5 PM MST SATURDAY. THE WINTER STORM WATCH IS NO
LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...LIGHT SNOW ON FRIDAY WILL BECOME STEADIER AND HEAVIER
  FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY. THE HEAVIEST SNOW IS EXPECTED
  FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.

* SNOWFALL AMOUNTS...6 TO 11 INCHES.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST...BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST 10 TO 20
  MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW AND GUSTY
  WINDS WILL MAKE TRAVEL CONDITIONS DIFFICULT FRIDAY AFTERNOON
  THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WARNING MEANS SIGNIFICANT AMOUNTS OF SNOW ALONG
WITH STRONG WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. THIS WILL MAKE TRAVEL VERY
HAZARDOUS OR IMPOSSIBLE.

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