Weather to remain cool and unsettled, high winds predicted east of the Bighorns

 (Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service Forecast Office this morning said a weak weather system over western Montana will move across the the state today, reinforcing the already cool and unsettled pattern.

In a synopsis, the NWS reported: “A modest pressure gradient will remain across the state, continuing breezy to windy conditions across much of the area. Rain and snow showers will also continue, aided by the aforementioned shortwave. A High Wind Watch remain in effect for northern Johnson County from midnight Tuesday to midnight Wednesday.

…HIGH WIND WATCH FOR JOHNSON COUNTY FOR LATE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING…

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING.

.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT

LOCALLY MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW SHOWERS WILL LIKELY OCCUR TODAY WITH A FEW INCHES OF SNOW OCCURRING IN LOCALIZED AREAS…ESPECIALLY THIS MORNING. HIGH WINDS MAY OCCUR AFTER MIDNIGHT IN NORTHERN JOHNSON COUNTY INCLUDING THE TOWN OF BUFFALO AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

TUESDAY…STRONG WINDS POSSIBLE IN JOHNSON COUNTY INCLUDING THE TOWN OF BUFFALO TUESDAY AND TUESDAY EVENING.