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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 3:06 PM MDT on March 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on March 24, 2017


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight MDT
tonight...

* timing... higher elevation snow, moderate to heavy at times,
will drop to around 6500 feet this morning.

* Snow accumulations... an estimated 5 to 7 inches of snow has
fallen so far across portions of The East Slope of the Wind
River mountains including South Pass where 5 inches fell along with
1 to 2 inches on the West Slope. Total event accumulations of 6
to 12 inches, with the highest amounts generally above 8000
feet. Total event accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with the
highest amounts generally above 8000 feet.

* Main impact... travel may become very difficult across South
Pass due to periods of heavy snow producing slick, slushy and
snow- packed roads. Outdoor recreation in the back country may
also be very hazardous with poor visibility and heavy
snowfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow
extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest Road
conditions at wyoroad.Info or by dialing 5 1 1.





306 PM MDT Thu Mar 23 2017

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until midnight MDT
tonight...

* timing... higher elevation snow, moderate to heavy at times,
will drop to around 6500 feet this morning.

* Snow accumulations... an estimated 5 to 7 inches of snow has
fallen so far across portions of The East Slope of the Wind
River mountains including South Pass where 5 inches fell along with
1 to 2 inches on the West Slope. Total event accumulations of 6
to 12 inches, with the highest amounts generally above 8000
feet. Total event accumulations of 6 to 12 inches, with the
highest amounts generally above 8000 feet.

* Main impact... travel may become very difficult across South
Pass due to periods of heavy snow producing slick, slushy and
snow- packed roads. Outdoor recreation in the back country may
also be very hazardous with poor visibility and heavy
snowfall.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow down, and allow
extra time to reach your destination. Check the latest Road
conditions at wyoroad.Info or by dialing 5 1 1.





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