« View county listSpecial Weather Statement
Salt River and Wyoming Ranges-South Lincoln County-
Including the cities of Kemmerer and Cokeville
1246 PM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017
A developing storm system will likely spread precipitation across
the area Thursday night through Friday. Snow will fall through
the period with rain changing to snow Thursday night across the
lower elevations of southern Lincoln County including Kemmerer.
Snowfall amounts by late Friday will vary from 3 to 6 inches but
these are preliminary snowfall amounts so stay tuned for future
updates as the storm draws closer.
$$Winter Storm Watch
Wind River Mountains West-Wind River Mountains East-
1159 AM MDT Wed Mar 29 2017
...WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...
The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter
Storm Watch, which is in effect from late Thursday night through
late Friday night.
* TIMING...Snow...heavy at times...is expected to develop quickly
late Thursday evening and continue through late Friday night.
* SNOWFALL...1 to 2 feet.
* WIND AND VISIBILITY...Northeast 35 to 55 mph combined with heavy
snow will likely produce near zero visibility at times in
* MAIN IMPACT...Travel over South Pass may become impossible by
Friday due to heavy snow and 50 mph plus wind gusts.
A winter storm watch means there is a potential for significant
snow and/or blowing snow that may impact travel. Continue to
monitor the latest forecasts.