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Winter Storm Warning

Statement as of 3:07 AM MST on February 23, 2017

Expires 1:00 PM EST on February 24, 2017


... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 11 am MST
Friday...

* timing... snow will increase in coverage and intensity this
morning, then continue through Friday morning. The snow will be
heavy at times today.

* Total snow accumulations... 10 to 16 inches with locally higher
amounts possible across much of east central Wyoming and the
northern Nebraska Panhandle. 7 to 13 inches along a Cheyenne to
Scottsbluff line.

* Winds/visibility... east to northeast winds 25 to 35 mph with
gusts to 45 mph across east central Wyoming, including Douglas
and Lusk. Otherwise, 10 to 20 mph with higher gusts.
Visibilities will be reduced to one quarter of a mile at times
in falling and blowing snow with near blizzard conditions over
Converse and Niobrara counties.

* Impacts... the combination of heavy snow and gusty winds will
cause considerable blowing and drifting snow with periods of
very low visibilities. This will make travel extremely dangerous
or impossible today, especially in northern areas.

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.





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California - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Hydrologic Statement , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
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Idaho - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning
Kansas - Fire Weather Warning
Michigan - Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Blizzard Warning , Blizzard Watch , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Nebraska - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
New York - Areal Flood Watch
North Carolina - Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
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Oregon - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Special Statement
Pennsylvania - Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning
Utah - Winter Weather Advisory
Vermont - Areal Flood Watch
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Special Statement
Washington - Special Statement
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement
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