Winter storm expected for Thanksgiving in Pinedale
November 25, 2015
Weather update, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 11:45AM: Blizzard warning for I-80 corridor in Wyoming and Sweetwater County late today afternoon through Thursday. Winter Storm Warning for parts of central and southwest Wyoming through Thanksgiving Day Thursday. Significant winter storm beginning from northern Wyoming proceeding southward through the day and continuing overnight. Heavy snow at times, from 3 to 6 inches in the Upper Green River Basin, 9 to 14 inches in NW WY mountains. Travel will become quite hazardous in many places across Wyoming. Strongly recommend getting to your destination before this storm hits, then travel only in an emergency. Gusty strong winds will create blowing and drifting snow cutting visibility to near zero at times. Roads will become snow packed and slick in places. Some roads and mountain passes may close if conditions get bad enough, chains may be required to get over mountain passes. Travelers should monitor latest road condition reports from WYDOT. Weather improves Friday, then slight chance of snow again over the weekend. Monday and Tuesday look to be sunny, but remain cold. Travelers should plan for contingencies and allow extra time to reach their destination. Carry emergency supplies in your vehicle in case of getting caught in travel delays. For Wyoming road condition updates call 5-1-1 or 1-888-996-7623 or go to www.wyoroad.info. Click here for more weather, road condition and area webcam links.