Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
217 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

WYZ019-026-028>030-302100-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN
RIVER-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN-
217 PM MDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL SWEETWATER COUNTY UNTIL
300 PM MDT...

AT 215 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING SEVERAL STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 MILES NORTHWEST OF
FOURTEEN MILE REST AREA TO 18 MILES SOUTH OF SWEETWATER COUNTY
AIRPORT...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WILL BE POSSIBLE
WITH THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...ROCK SPRINGS AREA AROUND 218 PM
MDT. KILLPECKER DUNE FIELD AND BOARS TUSK AROUND 245 PM MDT.  BITTER
CREEK REST AREA AROUND 300 PM MDT.

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THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 88 AND 157.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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LAT...LON 4225 10905 4163 10828 4129 10888 4147 10951
      4188 10950
TIME...MOT...LOC 2015Z 225DEG 29KT 4183 10944 4135 10894

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ANGLIN


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