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NWS: Wind gusts of 70 mph are likely to return to SE Wyo on Tuesday

A rollover due to high winds in December south of Cheyenne (WYDOT District 1, Twitter)

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – On Monday afternoon, the National Weather Service has announced that the High Wind Warnings will remain in effect for a large portion of southeast Wyoming until 5 PM MST Tuesday.

Courtesy of the NWS – Cheyenne

“We may see a slight lull in the stronger wind speeds (outside of the wind-prone areas) this evening and overnight, but high winds are likely to return on Tuesday morning and afternoon with widespread gusts of 60-70 MPH possible,” the NWS stated in their latest guidance.

Weather officials add that travel will remain dangerous for light/high profile vehicles including campers and tractor trailers due to a high blow over risk.

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Some patchy blowing snow is also possible, which may result in hazardous road surface conditions and low visibilities, according to the National Weather Service in Cheyenne.

The extended forecast for the Cheyenne provided by the NWS in Cheyenne is as follows:

Courtesy of the NWS in Cheyenne