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Holiday Weather Forecast: Hazardous travel Wednesday night through Thursday evening due to slick roads

Holiday Weather Forecast: Hazardous travel Wednesday night through Thursday evening due to slick roads

Just a couple more days until Thanksgiving Day is here, and many of you are likely to have travel plans. Keep an eye out on the what the Wyoming weather will be doing during your time of travel, as many road conditions will be impacted by winter weather Wednesday evening through Thanksgiving Day. The National Weather Service has issued the following special weather statement for Cheyenne and surrounding areas: As a Pacific Story System moves toward Wyoming, a cold front will surge south across the area Wednesday morning with temperatures falling into the teens Wednesday night. A mixture of patchy light freezing drizzle and light snow will develop for areas east of Interstate 25 Wednesday night. West of Interstate 25 light to moderate accumulating snow is forecast Wednesday evening through Thursday evening. *Hazardous travel will result due to slick roads. * *h/t: ​National Weather Service/Pitchengine Communities* *Here's the current weather forecast for the next couple of days in the Cheyenne area:* *Today: *Sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 10 to 15 mph. *Tonight: *Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. West southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. *Wednesday: *Increasing clouds, with a temperature rising to near 34 by 11am, then falling to around 22 during the remainder of the day. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. *Wednesday Night: *Snow likely, possibly mixed with freezing drizzle, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values between zero and 10. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. *Thanksgiving Day: *Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. *Thursday Night: *A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 8. *Friday: *Partly sunny, with a high near 22. *Friday Night: *Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8. #shortgo #news