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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 1:45 PM MST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning in effect from 5 am Thursday to 11 am MST

The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a Winter
Storm Warning for heavy snow and blowing snow, which is in effect
from 5 am Thursday to 11 am MST Friday. The Winter Storm Watch is
no longer in effect.

* Timing... snow will begin by Thursday morning and continue
through Friday morning. The snow may be heavy at times on
Thursday morning through the afternoon.

* Total snow accumulations... 4 to 8 inches with locally higher
amounts possible.

* Winds/visibility... north to northeast winds 15 to 25 mph with
gusts up to 30 mph. Visibilities will be reduced to under one
half mile at times in falling and blowing snow.

* Impacts... mainly to transportation. Icy and snow packed roads
and low visibilities could lead to dangerous or impossible
travel conditions.

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.