Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4
000
WGUS45 KCYS 221528
FLWCYS
Bulletin - Immediate broadcast requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Cheyenne Wy
928 AM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...Flood warning continues for the following river in Wyoming...

Laramie River near Fort Laramie affecting Goshen County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive through flooded areas. Move to higher ground. The water
may be deep enough to float you and/or your vehicle.

The next statement will be issued by 8 PM Friday.

&&

WYC015-231528-
/O.EXT.KCYS.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/FLAW4.1.ER.150521T2330Z.150524T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
928 AM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

* The Flood Warning continues for
  The Laramie River near Fort Laramie.
* until Wednesday morning.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 7.3 feet by
  Sunday morning then begin falling slowly.
* The stage exceeded the flood stage of 7.0 feet Thursday
  afternoon.

&&

Flood impacts and crest history information is displayed at:
http:///water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=cys&gage=FLAW4

* Impact...at 7.0 feet...Flood stage. Highway 160 in the vicinity of
  the bridge over the Laramie River begins to flood. Reservoir
  releases from Grayrocks Reservoir determines the magnitude of
  successive flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.5 feet
  on May 16 1984.

&&

LAT...LON 4212 10468 4225 10468 4223 10451 4216 10446
      4212 10449

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.