Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22

000
WWUS85 KRIW 032116
SPSRIW

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
316 PM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

WYZ006-008-009-032200-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-BIGHORN
MOUNTAINS WEST-
316 PM MDT MON AUG 3 2015

...HEAVY RAIN FALLING IN SOUTHERN WASHAKIE COUNTY NEAR THE
BIGHORNS...

AT 315 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ABOUT 13 MILES SOUTHEAST OF BIG TRAILS...ALONG AND ON THE WEST SLOPE
OF THE BIGHORN MOUNTAINS. THESE STORMS WERE DRIFTING SLOWLY TO THE
NORTHWEST.

RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH HAS FALLEN WITHIN A 60 MINUTE PERIOD.
THIS COULD CAUSE DRY WASHES AND SMALL CREEKS TO QUICKLY FILL WITH
RUN-OFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN. IMPACTED AREAS INCLUDE CHERRY HILL
ROAD...KENNEDY BASIN...BOX ELDER ROAD...AND BUSH ROAD. SOME CREEKS
THAT COULD QUICKLY RISE ARE CHERRY CREEK...BOX ELDER CREEK...AND
REDBANK CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 4350 10710 4350 10733 4373 10757 4389 10713
TIME...MOT...LOC 2112Z 145DEG 13KT 4360 10721

$$

CNJ



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