55-65 mph gusts expected to blast I-25, I-80 in SE Wyoming Sunday - Casper, WY Oil City News
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55-65 mph gusts expected to blast I-25, I-80 in SE Wyoming Sunday

I-25 Bordeaux West (WYDOT)

CASPER, Wyo. — Portions of Interstate 80 between Laramie and Rawlins are under a high-wind warning until 9:00 p.m. Sunday.

Areas between Arlington and Elk Mountain will see sustained 35- to 45-mph winds with gusts up to 65 mph.

Interstate 25 from Chugwater to Wheatland could also experience gusts of 50-55 mph.

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“Strong cross winds will be hazardous to light weight and high profile vehicles, including campers and tractor trailers,” said the National Weather Service in Cheyenne.

“There will be a high risk for vehicle blowovers, particularly along north-to-south–oriented roadways,” NWS said.

NWS Cheyenne