Casper Mountain Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 12:14 PM MST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from late Friday night through
late Saturday night...

* what... heavy snow possible. Plan on difficult travel conditions.
Total snow accumulations of 8 to 16 inches are possible.

* Where... Casper Mountain.

* When... from late Friday night through late Saturday night.

* Additional details... significant reductions in visibility are
possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant
snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue
to monitor the latest forecasts.




Special Statement
Issued: 1:18 PM MST Jan. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Brisk to occasionally strong south to southwest winds to
continue across portions of central Wyoming through Friday
morning...

Southwest winds of 30 to 40 mph with some gusts to 45 to 55 mph
will continue from Sweetwater Station to Jeffrey City and on into
the Casper area through Friday morning. Outer drive, just south
of Casper on Highway 258, will likely experience a few gusts of
55 to 65 mph. This area will also include portions of the surrounding
green and Granite Mountains. Strongest winds expected Friday
morning. If driving a high profile vehicle, be especially aware
of strong cross winds.



118 PM MST Thu Jan 18 2018

... Brisk to occasionally strong south to southwest winds to
continue across portions of central Wyoming through Friday
morning...

Southwest winds of 30 to 40 mph with some gusts to 45 to 55 mph
will continue from Sweetwater Station to Jeffrey City and on into
the Casper area through Friday morning. Outer drive, just south
of Casper on Highway 258, will likely experience a few gusts of
55 to 65 mph. This area will also include portions of the surrounding
green and Granite Mountains. Strongest winds expected Friday
morning. If driving a high profile vehicle, be especially aware
of strong cross winds.



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