WYOMING — As predicted by the United States National Weather Service (NWS), almost all of Wyoming is being impacted in some way by the first snow storm of the season.
While the snow hasn’t arrived in Rock Springs or Green River yet, it has in other portions of the state including Wamsutter, which has lead to road closures and travel warnings.
According to the NWS, Flaming Gorge and east Sweetwater County will remain in the winter weather advisory from a a.m. Tuesday, October 12, through 6 a.m., Wednesday, October 13. Sweetwater County is still expected to receive 2-4 inches of snow with winds gusts of up to 60 mph.
“Plan on slippery road conditions,” the NWS stated.
Meanwhile, the central and southern portions of the state are already seeing impacts from the storm. If you plan on traveling, be sure to check the Wyoming Department of Transportation’s website before heading out. For all the latest road information, visit wyoroad.info. For the latest forecast, click here.
Here’s a look of what’s happening across the state today.