Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
406 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

WYZ028-029-072245-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-
406 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT...

AT 405 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
LITTLE AMERICA...WHICH IS 9 MILES SOUTHEAST OF GRANGER...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM ALONG WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL
SWEETWATER COUNTY.

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THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 58 AND 87.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 4149 11005 4153 11005 4174 10965 4151 10948
      4134 10993
TIME...MOT...LOC 2205Z 240DEG 8KT 4153 10980

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