Cody issued a Winter Storm Warning, Several Inches Expected

(Cody, Wyo) A spring storm is set to bring heavy wet snow and hazardous driving conditions at times to much of Wyoming. Cody tonight will be Cloudy with snow showers becoming a steady accumulating snow later Low 29. Chance of snow 90%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches. Tuesday Tuesday 90 % Precipitation in the form of snow 1-3 inches. Winds will increase during the afternoon. Tuesday Night: Snow along with gusty winds at times. Low 29. Winds out of the north at 25 to 35 mph. Chance of snow 80%. Snow accumulating 1 to 3 inches. A strong Spring storm looks to impact Southwest Wyoming today through Tuesday. The storm impacts much of central Wyoming tonight through Wednesday. Check the latest forecasts and Wydot before planning travel Monday through Wednesday. Winter Storm Warning remains in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM on Wednesday. Some snow in the Absaroka Mountains today. Snow increases there tonight with periods of moderate to heavy snow Tuesday through Wednesday afternoon. Snow increases in the lower elevations tonight with periods of snow through Wednesday afternoon. Snow amounts, 1 to 2 feet in the mountains. 6 to 12 inches at the lower elevations. *Main impact*: roads will become slick and snow packed. *Other impacts*: Wind River Canyon will become hazardous tonight through Tuesday night. Blowing and drifting snow will occur as a north wind of 25 to 35 mph with some higher gusts of 50 to 55 mph expected. Ranchers should take precautions to protect young livestock. Recommended actions A Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight. food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency. #reboot #news