Winter Weather Advisory in Sweetwater County, Wyoming
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Sweetwater County Wyoming Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
2/14/2020 8:33:00 AM until 2/14/2020 5:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
Instructions
Use caution while traveling, especially in open areas. The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
Alert Summary
Significant Blowing Snow Today across portions of Central Wyoming... .A combination of strong wind and fresh snow will result in considerable blowing and drifting of snow across southern Fremont County into Natrona County. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST THIS AFTERNOON... * WHAT...Areas of blowing and drifting of snow. A Southwest wind of 25 to 35 mph with gusts 40 to 50 mph. Wind Gusts of 60 to 65 mph are expected along Outer Drive in Casper, and on ridges across southeast Fremont County. Winds have already gusted to 65 mph along outer Drive and 53 mph at the airport in Casper. * WHERE...Southern Fremont County and Natrona County. * WHEN...Now until 5 PM MST. * IMPACTS...Slippery roads and reduced visibility. The combination of strong wind and slippery roads will increase the chances of a vehicle sliding off the road. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The worst conditions are expected to occur this morning through early afternoon.