Strong winds sweep across the state today

(Wyoming) — Strong winds can be expected across the region, shown here outlined in red in this map by the National Weather Service in Billings. [image: Inline image 2] *h/t National Weather Service of Billings / Pitchengine Communities* The National Weather Service of Riverton is also predicting wind across the state, continuing into the afternoon and evening hours today. [image: Inline image 3] This image shows 12 hour max wind gusts ending at 5 a.m. today. h/t National Weather Service of Riverton / Pitchengine Communities Several areas are currently seeing winds above 50 mph, with some gusts over 60 mph also being experienced. High Wind Warnings remain in effect across the Cody Foothills until 1 p.m. today, and in central Wyoming until 11 p.m. tonight. Gusty winds will also be possible across central Wyoming this afternoon into Sunday. Both offices advice travelers check local forecasts for the time and extent of winds in your area. *Feature photo: Pitchengine Communities* #dally #news