Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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WGUS45 KCYS 201522
Bulletin - Immediate broadcast requested
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Cheyenne Wy
922 AM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...Forecast Flooding Changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Wyoming...

  Laramie River at Laramie affecting Albany County

.Hydrologic Summary...Mild temperatures will increase the snow melt
 through this weekend, causing addition rises on the Laramie river.
 High river levels can be expected through next week.


Do not drive through flooded areas. Move to higher ground. The water
may be deep enough to float you and your vehicle. Turn around, don`t

The next statement will be issued Friday afternoon.


922 AM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
* The Flood Warning continues for
  The Laramie River at Laramie.
* The latest stage is 8.6 feet at 9 AM Friday.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.4 feet Monday
  afternoon and will crest around 9.5 feet at Tuesday.
* Impact...at 10.0 feet...Major flooding occurs along greenway at Park
  and Spruce Streets. Houses in vicinity of greenway experience major
  flooding. Major flooding of mobile home park along south end of
  McCue Street along the left river bank. Water overflows banks in
  Lee Trailer Court located just north of Curtis Street. Warehouses
  along Cedar Street will flood. Houses in Cottonwood Estates
  experience minor flooding.
* Flood history...This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.8 feet
  on Jun 14 2015.


LAT...LON 4142 10585 4142 10551 4128 10549 4119 10570
      4124 10577


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