Snow and Windy Conditions Expected to Impact Sweetwater County Wednesday

Snow and Windy Conditions Expected to Impact Sweetwater County Wednesday

SWEETWATER COUNTY — The National Weather Service (NWS) Riverton Office has issued a Special Weather Statement for snow and gusty wind conditions for all of Sweetwater County and portions of Lincoln County.

According to the weather statement, Sweetwater County and Southern Lincoln County residents can expect 1 to 2 inches of snowfall. Gusty winds from the west and southwest, associated with the cold front, could reach up to 30 mph.

“The most impactful times should be from 10 am to 5 pm Wednesday,” according to the statement.

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The snow is expected to move its way across the area starting Wednesday morning. The special statement goes into effect today, through Wednesday, February 3.

Due to the snow and windy conditions, the NWS is expecting “hazardous travel conditions” to occur on Highway 30 and Interstate 80.