It was windy on Thanksgiving, some snow in the Upper Country

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport reported
that the peak wind gust in Fremont County was near Split Rock with a gust of 52 mph. Another gust

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of 48 mph was recorded near Fort Washakie. The only snow recorded on Thanksgiving fell near Brooks
Lake with two inches reported.

Here is the NWS local Forecast for the Wind River Basin:

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Breezy, with a west wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Breezy, with a north wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 11pm. Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 11. West wind 7 to 13 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog between 8am and 9am. Widespread frost before noon. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 30. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday Night
Widespread frost. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Light west northwest wind.

Monday

Sunny, with a high near 27. Light and variable wind.

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