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High Wind Warning

Statement as of 6:24 AM MST on November 22, 2014

Expires 2:00 AM EST on November 23, 2014


... High Wind Warning remains in effect until midnight MST
tonight...

A High Wind Warning remains in effect until midnight MST tonight.

* Summary and timing... very strong southwest winds will continue
today... peaking from late this morning into early afternoon.
Outer drive on the south side of Casper has already had wind
gusts around 65 mph early this morning. Other automated sensors
between Camp Creek... above Muddy Gap... and fales rock in western
Natrona County have gusted between 70 and 80 mph early this
morning.

* Wind... southwest 30 to 50 mph with gusts over 70 mph.

* Impacts... strong winds will impede travel for light and high
profile vehicles on today... especially around outer drive near
Casper. Please check for closures and advisories before
attempting travel in this area. In addition... objects kept
outdoors may be damaged or blown around by the wind... take
time to secure loose objects if possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A High Wind Warning means a hazardous high wind event is expected
or occurring. Sustained wind speeds of at least 40 mph or gusts
of 58 mph or more can lead to property damage.

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.





Special Weather Statement

Statement as of 2:01 AM MST on November 20, 2014

Expires 6:00 PM EST on December 20, 2014


... Increasing strong winds will introduce a change in the weather
across portions of northeastern Sweetwater County... southeastern
Fremont County... and most of Natrona County beginning Saturday
morning and lasting through Sunday morning...

Saturday... southwest winds will increase through the day on
Saturday... blowing 25 to 40 mph with gusts between 40 and 55 mph at
times. Winds atop the Casper Mountain area may gust as high
as 60 to 70 mph. Additionally... light snowfall will develop late in
the day on Saturday lasting through the evening period with the area
likely to see a trace to a couple of inches of new snowfall by Sunday
morning. The combination of snow and wind may cause some
periods of reduced visibilities and slick roads.

All travelers and other outdoor enthusiasts should be prepared for
this wind and winter weather event... with the possibility of
delayed travel at times. Please check back with the National Weather
Service in Riverton through the rest of the week for future forecasts
and statements concerning the this event.



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Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
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New Mexico - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch
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