NWS: Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Tuesday

NWS: Winter Weather Advisory in Effect for Tuesday

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Sheridan and Johnson Counties in effect through all of Tuesday lasting until midnight tonight.

Tuesday morning, periods of snow could cause poor visibility at times with wet roadways throughout the day, and possible accumulations of 1 to 3 inches in some areas this evening. The heaviest snowfall is expected in the mid-afternoon to evening hours.

Accumulations are expected mainly on grassy areas and with heaviest local accumulations possible west of I-90. Snow accumulations overnight are expected to be an inch or less in the area.

In Sheridan the predicted high for Tuesday is 36. Wednesday is forecast to be sunny with clear skies, and highs in the 40s, and Thursday should be sunny again with highs in the mid-50s.

For Buffalo and the surrounding area, snow accumulations could be more with 2 to 5 inches possible south of Buffalo toward Kaycee. Lowest accumulations are expected in northeast Johnson County.

Along I-90 and I-25, 15-20 mph winds could cause harsh conditions as snow accumulates this evening. Call 511 for travel information or visit wyoroad.info.

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