Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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

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YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK-
435 PM MDT TUE MAY 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN TETON AND
NORTHWESTERN PARK COUNTIES UNTIL 515 PM MDT...

AT 435 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 11
MILES SOUTHWEST OF KEPLER CASCADES...WHICH IS 11 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
OLD FAITHFUL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  OLD FAITHFUL...KEPLER CASCADES...SCAUP LAKE...MYSTIC FALLS AND
SHOSHONE LAKE AROUND 450 PM MDT.
  CRAIG PASS...LOWER BASIN LAKE...FOUNTAIN PAINT POT...FAIRY FALLS
AND GOOSE LAKE AROUND 455 PM MDT.
  GIBBON HILL AROUND 510 PM MDT.
  CANYON...UPPER FALLS...LOWER FALLS...ICE LAKE...VIRGINIA CASCADE...
WOLF LAKE...GREBE LAKE...MUD VOLCANO AND CASCADE LAKE AROUND 515 PM
MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE LAKE LODGE...LAKE
NORTHWESTERN CORPORATION POWER PLANT AND OLD FAITHFUL NORTHWESTERN
CORPORATION POWER PLANT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4488 11070 4464 11021 4419 11089 4427 11105
      4435 11105
TIME...MOT...LOC 2235Z 217DEG 40KT 4431 11093

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BRAUN



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