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Winter Storm Impacting The Western U.S.

A winter storm continues to pound the Western U.S. today with heavy mountain snow, locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds. The heaviest snowfall is expected from the Sierra to parts of the Intermountain West. The heaviest rainfall with localized flooding is likely along the central California coastline. Windy conditions span from the West into the central High Plains. Read More >


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Washakie Wildfire Information (source: Inciweb)
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Red outline is the fire perimeter as of 9/11 
Total acreage burned so far as of 9/11 was 2624 acres 
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Photo Credit: Kay Underwood

Photo Credit: JoAnn Friday

Photo Credit: Kay Underwood


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