South Lincoln County Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 8:09 PM MST Jan. 22, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST Monday...

* timing... persistent snowfall through at least noon Monday with
bursts of heavy snow at times. Some snowfall is expected through
Monday night, before tapering off on Tuesday. However the
snowfall Monday night and Tuesday, currently is expected to be
lighter than what occurs through the day Monday.

* Snow totals... 5 to 10 inches in the valleys. 9 to 16 inches in
the mountains.

* Visibility... quarter to half mile in heavier snow. Areas of
blowing snow mainly in the mountains tonight, especially in open
areas.

* Impacts... roads and highways will become slick and snow packed
and travel will be difficult at times. Please monitor
jhavalanche.Org if your plans include travel into the back
country.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning means significant amounts of snow, and or
blowing snow are expected or occurring. This could make travel
very hazardous or impossible. If you must travel keep some food,
water, and an extra flashlight in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. Check the latest Road conditions at wyoroad.Info or by
dialing 5 1 1.