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Winter Weather Advisory issued for Eastern Slope of Wind Rivers tonight, Wednesday

A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Eastern Slopes of the Wind River Basin with blowing and drifting snow expected on Togwotee and South Pass. The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport said the snow could begin falling after 8 p.m. tonight. The advisory is coped below: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 8 PM MST WEDNESDAY. * TIMING...LIGHT SNOWFALL WILL DEVELOP AROUND 8 PM THIS EVENING. THE SNOWFALL WILL INCREASE IN INTENSITY AND WILL BE MODERATE TO HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER 11 PM THIS EVENING. THE SNOWFALL WILL TAPER OFF WEDNESDAY EVENING. * SNOWFALL...4 TO 9 INCHES. * WIND AND VISIBILITY...SOUTHWEST TO WEST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. VISIBILITY NEAR ZERO AT TIMES ON SOUTH PASS. * IMPACT...SIGNIFICANT BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW IS EXPECTED. TRAVEL WILL BECOME DIFFICULT OVER THE MOUNTAIN PASSES. *Feature Photo: The Continental Divide on Togowtee Pass (Pitchengine Communities)* #county10 #news