Wind River Basin Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 2:52 AM MST Feb. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from this evening through
Friday morning...

* timing... snow will develop Wednesday night, and may become heavy
at times from the predawn hours Thursday through early Thursday
afternoon. Snow will continue through Thursday night, before
subsiding by mid day Friday.

* Snowfall accumulation... 10 to 13 inches in eastern Fremont
County, 6 to 10 inches in the Riverton/Lander area, and 3 to 5
inches around Kinnear and Pavillion.

* Main impact... roads may become slick and snow covered. Blowing
and drifting snow may significantly reduce visibility and
could make travel rather difficult.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow and/or blowing snow that may impact travel. Continue to
monitor the latest forecasts.