THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER
STORM WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...SNOW AND WIND WILL DEVELOP QUICKLY WEDNESDAY MORNING
WITH THE PEAK OF THE STORM LIKELY BEING WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO
THANKSGIVING MORNING.

* SNOWFALL...5 TO 10 INCHES...WITH THE HIGHER AMOUNTS ALONG THE
EAST SLOPE OF THE BIGHORNS AND AROUND HILAND...AS WELL AS ON
CASPER MOUNTAIN.

* WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
OF 40 TO 45 MPH COMBINED WITH STEADY SNOW WILL REDUCE THE
VISIBILITY TO NEAR ZERO AT TIMES IN SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW.

* MAIN IMPACT...ROADS WILL BECOME SLICK AND SNOW-PACKED WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND VISIBILITIES WILL BE SHARPLY REDUCED AT TIMES. SLOW DOWN AND ARRIVE SAFELY AT YOUR DESTINATION. CHECK THE
LATEST ROAD CONDITIONS AT WYOROAD.INFO OR BY DIALING 5 1 1.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WINTER STORM WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT
SNOW...SLEET...OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS THAT MAY IMPACT TRAVEL.
CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.