Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1141 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

WYZ017-019-230615-
WIND RIVER BASIN-GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
1141 PM MDT THU SEP 22 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL FREMONT COUNTY UNTIL
1215 AM MDT...

AT 1139 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 12
MILES SOUTH OF GAS HILLS...WHICH IS 13 MILES NORTHEAST OF JEFFREY
CITY...MOVING NORTH NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

THE MAIN HAZARDS WILL BE TORRENTIAL RAINFALL, AND ALMOST CONTINUOUS
LIGHTNING.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  GAS HILLS AROUND 1155 PM MDT.
  CASTLE GARDENS AROUND 1210 AM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD
TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 4250 10754 4260 10798 4305 10790 4300 10752
TIME...MOT...LOC 0539Z 195DEG 39KT 4264 10770

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