Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
647 PM MDT TUE MAY 24 2016

WYZ004-006-008>010-250130-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-NORTHEAST JOHNSON
COUNTY-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-
647 PM MDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN WASHAKIE...SOUTHEASTERN
BIG HORN AND NORTHWESTERN JOHNSON COUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM MDT...

AT 646 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES NORTHWEST OF
WINCHESTER TO 12 MILES WEST OF TEN SLEEP TO NEAR BIG TRAILS...AND
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS OF 50 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  BIG TRAILS AROUND 650 PM MDT.
  HYATTVILLE AROUND 700 PM MDT.
  MEDICINE LODGE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE AND TENSLEEP CANYON AROUND 705
PM MDT.
  PAINTROCK CANYON AND DULLKNIFE RESERVOIR AROUND 710 PM MDT.
  MEADOWLARK LAKE AROUND 715 PM MDT.
  MANDERSON AND POWDER RIVER PASS AROUND 720 PM MDT.
  BASIN AROUND 725 PM MDT.
  GREYBULL AROUND 730 PM MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE MEDICINE LODGE LAKE
CAMPGROUND.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4461 10747 4460 10739 4456 10737 4456 10699
      4434 10671 4375 10732 4406 10771 4393 10843
      4398 10843 4455 10803 4464 10749
TIME...MOT...LOC 0046Z 210DEG 44KT 4395 10837 4407 10770 4382 10738

$$

BRAUN



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