Cody Blown Over by 84 mph Winds

Cody Blown Over by 84 mph Winds

Written by on February 22, 2021

The winds blowing all over Cody were more than just strong – they were some of the highest recorded in the entire state.

According to the Iowa Environmental Mesonet at Iowa State University, winds of over 50 mph were reported across Wyoming – but Cody witnessed the worst of it. At 11:27 p.m. Sunday evening, wind gusts of 84 mph were reported in town.

Highest Wind Reports for 02/22/21

Courtesy National Weather Service Office Riverton

These were the highest winds recorded in the state by a significant margin.

The website clarifies that “observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.”

A High Wind Warning was issued for the cities of Clark, Cody, and Meeteetse until noon on Monday, Feb. 22.

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Courtesy National Weather Service Office Riverton

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