High Winds Expected today, Monday along Lander Foothills, South Pass, Dubois and Jeffrey City; Light trailer advisory issued

A special weather statement issued this morning is calling for strong southwest winds with gusts to 55 mph at times along and near the east slopes of the Wind River Range today through Monday, including the Jeffrey City to Casper area. The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport said locally higher gusts may occur on Highway 28 across South Pass and in the Dubois area along Highways 26/287. The NWS said vehicles pulling light trailers or high profile vehicles may find travel difficult and hazardous due to strong cross winds. #county10 #news