WINTER storm warning
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY … Apr 27 2017
A Potent Spring Storm will Bring Widespread Moderate to Heavy
Snow to Portions of Southeast Wyoming and the Northern Nebraska Panhandle This Afternoon through Friday Evening…
Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-Including the cities of Centennial and Albany
…WINTER STORM WARNING EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT FRIDAY NIGHT…
* TIMING…Moderate snow will continue this afternoon, with a
decrease in intensity early this evening. Moderate to heavy snow
will return by midnight tonight and continue periodically through
* TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATIONS…8 to 16 inches.
* WINDS/VISIBILITY…West winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts to 35 mph this afternoon. Winds diminish tonight and become north 10 to 20 mph Friday. Visibilities one half mile or less at times in snow and blowing snow.
* IMPACTS…Travel will be extremely hazardous due to snow covered
roads and low visibilities. Those planning outdoor recreation in
the Snowy and Sierra Madre mountains should be prepared for heavy snow and low visibilities.
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