Winter Weather Advisory in Fremont County, Wyoming
Issued by the National Weather Service and archived by Claims Pages
Fremont County Wyoming Urgency: Expected Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely
Active Timeframe
2/14/2020 8:33:00 AM until 2/14/2020 9:00:00 PM   EXPIRED
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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 9 PM MST THIS EVENING... * WHAT...Areas of blowing and drifting of snow. A Southwest wind of 30 to 40 mph with gusts from 50 to 65 mph. A wind gust of 77 mph has already been recorded at the weather sensor in Red Canyon along Highway 28 at 7:30 AM this morning. * WHERE...South Pass. * WHEN...Now until 9 PM MST. * IMPACTS...Travel over South Pass will likely become very difficult to nearly impossible today. The combination of strong wind and slippery roads will increase the chances of a vehicle sliding off the road. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Localized whiteout conditions possible.