072  
WWUS75 KCYS 272019  
NPWCYS  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY  
119 PM MST THU FEB 27 2020  
 
WYZ106-281200-  
/O.NEW.KCYS.HW.A.0016.200229T0300Z-200229T1900Z/  
CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF BORDEAUX  
119 PM MST THU FEB 27 2020  
 
...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY  
MORNING...  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A HIGH WIND  
WATCH, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH SATURDAY  
MORNING.  
 
* WHAT...WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 35 TO 45 MPH WITH OCCASIONAL  
GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.  
 
* WHERE...SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY AND THE CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE.  
 
* WHEN...LATE FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.  
 
* IMPACTS...HIGH RISK OF BLOWOVERS. HIGH WINDS WILL CAUSE PATCHY  
BLOWING AND DRIFTING SNOW. TRAVEL WILL BE DIFFICULT ESPECIALLY  
FOR LIGHTWEIGHT, HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES AND CAMPERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A HIGH WIND WATCH MEANS THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A HAZARDOUS  
HIGH WIND EVENT. SUSTAINED WINDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH...OR GUSTS OF  
58 MPH OR STRONGER MAY OCCUR. WINDS THIS STRONG MAY RESULT IN  
TRAVEL IMPACTS. CONTINUE TO MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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