Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
1225 PM MDT THU MAY 28 2015

WYZ019-026>030-281915-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY WY-FLAMING GORGE WY-GREEN MOUNTAINS AND
RATTLESNAKE RANGE WY-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER WY-SOUTH LINCOLN
COUNTY WY-UPPER GREEN RIVER BASIN WY-
1225 PM MDT THU MAY 28 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN SUBLETTE...
SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN...NORTHWESTERN SWEETWATER AND EXTREME SOUTHERN
FREMONT COUNTIES UNTIL 115 PM MDT...

AT 1224 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM STATE HWY 28 MILE
MARKER 20 TO 8 MILES SOUTH OF U.S. HWY 189 MILE MARKER 10...AND
MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
EDEN AROUND 1230 PM MDT.
STATE HWY 372 MILE MARKER 20 AROUND 1235 PM MDT.
GRANGER AROUND 1255 PM MDT.
OREGON BUTTES AROUND 110 PM MDT.
JCT I80 AND HWY 30...KILLPECKER DUNE FIELD...LITTLE AMERICA...I80
EXIT 68...BOARS TUSK AND I80 EXIT 72 AROUND 115 PM MDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 IN WYOMING BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 57 AND
88.

IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.

BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES
AND UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A
FLOODED ROADWAY.

REPORT HAZARDOUS WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
RIVERTON AT 1-800-211-1448.

LAT...LON 4118 11006 4157 11006 4158 11060 4236 10941
      4227 10850 4117 10996
TIME...MOT...LOC 1824Z 270DEG 17KT 4226 10916 4131 11058

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