Southeast Wyoming, especially areas west of Interstate 25, will see near-daily chances for light snowfall over the next five days, the National Weather Service in Cheyenne says.

"Today will be the warmest day this week with temperatures dropping off daily," the NWS said.

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530 AM 2/27 - Here's a glimpse at the next five days! Near daily chances for light snowfall, especially west of I-25. Today will be the warmest day this week with temperatures dropping off daily. Go to weather.gov/cys/winter for information on snowfall amounts!

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A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 p.m. Tuesday for the Sierra Madre and Snowy Ranges, with total snow accumulations of one to two feet expected in the Sierra Madres and 10 to 18 inches expected in the Snowies and winds gusting as high as 60 mph.

"Travel will be very difficult to impossible," the NWS said. "Blowing snow will reduce visibility. Hikers and snowmobilers may easily become disoriented and lost due to the very poor visibility."

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Cheyenne WY
110 AM MST Mon Feb 27 2023

WYZ112-114-280000-
/O.CON.KCYS.WS.W.0005.000000T0000Z-230301T0000Z/
Sierra Madre Range-Snowy Range-
Including the cities of Centennial and Albany
110 AM MST Mon Feb 27 2023

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM MST
TUESDAY...

* WHAT...Heavy snow and blowing snow. Total snow accumulations
  of 12 to 24 inches for the Sierra Madre Range. Total snow
  accumulations of 10 to 18 inches for the Snowy Range. Winds
  gusting as high as 60 MPH.

* WHERE...Sierra Madre Range and Snowy Range.

* WHEN...Until 5 PM MST Tuesday.

* IMPACTS...Travel will be very difficult to impossible. Falling
  and blowing snow will significantly reduce visibility. Hikers
  and snowmobilers may easily become disoriented and lost due to
  the very poor visibility.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in
your vehicle in case of an emergency.

The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.
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A Winter Storm Warning remains is in effect for the Snowy and Sierra Madre Ranges until 5 PM Tuesday. Heavy snow is likely Total snow accumulations of one to two feet for the Sierra Madre Range and 10 to 18 inches for the Snowy Range. Winds will gust up to 60 mph. Travel will be very difficult to impossible. Blowing snow will reduce visibility. Hikers and snowmobilers may easily become disoriented and lost due to the very poor visibility.

As of 10:19 a.m. Monday, eastbound Interstate 80 was closed from Rock Springs to Rawlins and both lanes were closed between Rawlins and Laramie due to winter conditions.

Drivers are encouraged to call 511 or visit wyoroad.info for the latest road conditions and closure information.

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