Riverton, WY

2:02 PM MST on March 01, 2015 (GMT -0700)
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Elev 5405 ft 43.08 °N, 108.52 °W | Updated 5 minutes ago

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Feels Like 17 °F
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Waxing Gibbous, 87% visible
Pressure 30.33 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2900 ft
Windchill 17 °F
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2.0 out of 12
Pollen .50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRIW 012053Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM BKN029 M05/M13 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP269 T10501128 58017 $

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Pressure 30.33 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 2900 ft
Windchill 17 °F
Dew Point 12 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2.0 out of 12
Pollen .50 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KRIW 012053Z AUTO VRB05KT 10SM BKN029 M05/M13 A3017 RMK AO2 SLP269 T10501128 58017 $

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Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 1:28 PM MST on March 01, 2015

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from 6 PM Monday to 6 PM MST
Tuesday...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter
Weather Advisory for snow... blowing snow... gusty winds and low
wind chills... which is in effect from 6 PM Monday to 6 PM MST
Tuesday.

* Summary and timing... north winds will increase through Monday
afternoon and snow will begin to fall around sunset Monday
evening. Periods of moderate snow and strong wind will continue
through the day on Tuesday before tapering off Tuesday evening.

* Snow accumulations... 2 to 4 inches with higher amounts possible
around Fort Washakie. Areas north of Riverton will see the least
amount of snow with and inch or less expected.

* Wind and visibility... north wind will increase through the
afternoon with sustained winds of 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 35
mph. There will be a period of stronger winds... 30 to 45 mph
with gusts to 55 mph possible from Shoshoni to Pavillion
north... near The Owl creeks late Monday night through mid
morning on Tuesday. Periods of light to moderate snow with areas
of blowing snow will drop visibility below one mile for several
hours Monday night into Tuesday. Wind chills will be near 20
below zero at times.

* Impacts... snowfall will create snow packed roadways resulting in
difficult travel. Windy conditions will create low visibility
and low wind chills Monday night and Tuesday which could be
deadly to Newborn livestock and could cause frost bite to humans
and animals who are left exposed to the conditions for an
extended period of time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and blowing
snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery
roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while driving.

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 Statement
Statement as of 5:35 AM MST on March 01, 2015

... Significant snow and blowing snow possible Monday night and Tuesday...

An Arctic cold front is expected to sweep south across the area
Monday evening. In wake of this cold front... expect snow to
develop... and become more widespread as the night progresses. The
snow will continue through the day Tuesday. Also... strong
northerly winds will develop resulting in blowing and drifting of
snow. The highest snowfall amounts are expected to occur in
favored upslope locations such as Casper and Lander... while the
windiest area is expected to occur around Buffalo. This storm
system has the potential to bring significant accumulating snow
and blowing snow... which could cause travel difficulties Monday
night and Tuesday along and east of The Divide. Please stay tuned for
further updates on this potential winter storm.