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Location:
Owl Creek and Bridger Mountains county in Wyoming
Until:
01:00AM (CDT) Expired
Movement:
S @ 0mph
NWS:
Details

...Another significant snowfall event slated for much of the Northern and Central Mountains for tonight through Friday night... .The combination of a strong upper Pacific trough modest lee side cyclogenesis will produce significant amounts of snowfall over portions of the Absaroka, Wind River, and Big Horn Mountains from tonight through Friday night. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT MDT FRIDAY NIGHT... The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the Owl Creek Mountains, which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to midnight MDT Friday night. * TIMING...Snow showers will begin late this afternoon with the snow levels starting out above 8500 feet. After midnight tonight, the snow levels will lower to around 7000 feet, then down to 5500 feet through Friday morning. * TOTAL SNOW ACCUMULATION...6 to 12 inches possible with locally higher amounts of up to 15 inches over the highest ridges. * MAIN IMPACT...Area highways may become muddy, slick and snow packed, including Nowood Road connecting the towns of Lysite, Lost Cabin, and Big Trails. The visibility may lower to around 1/4 of a mile in heavier snowfall.

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