Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1256 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

WYZ028>030-251930-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-
1256 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
UNTIL 130 PM MDT...

AT 1251 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR LITTLE AMERICA TO JUST WEST OF FLAMING GORGE.
THESE STORMS ARE MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE THE MAIN THREAT WITH THESE STORMS...ESPECIALLY
AROUND FLAMING GORGE RESERVOIR. PEA TO HALF INCH HAIL...WHICH MAY COVER THE ROADWAY
IN SOME AREAS...ARE ALSO EXPECTED ALONG WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL AND OCCASIONAL
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING.

THESE STORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF SOUTHWESTERN
SWEETWATER COUNTY...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS...GRANGER
NATURAL GAS PROCESSING PLANT...SWEETWATER COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...
BURNTFORK AND ROCK SPRINGS KOA CAMPGORUND.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 57 AND 140.

LAT...LON 4100 11005 4159 11005 4173 10862 4100 10857
TIME...MOT...LOC 1851Z 242DEG 15KT 4150 10994 4093 10858

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