October Snow Prompts Road Closures in Wyoming

The Wyoming Department of Transportation warned drivers of dangerous winter conditions on roads on October 19. “Weather impacts are causing widespread snow accumulation, slick roads, and reduced visibility,” they said.

The National Weather Service issued winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories across the state.

Some roads were temporarily closed due to the wintry weather. According to reports, in the early hours of October 20, multiple crashes occurred on Interstate 80, causing delays.

Footage shows snow covering the ground in Casper, Wyoming. Credit: @reidrasner via Storyful

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