Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
901 PM MDT WED AUG 24 2016

WYZ005>007-017-250345-
SOUTHEAST BIG HORN BASIN-SOUTHWEST BIG HORN BASIN-WIND RIVER
BASIN-OWL CREEK AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS-
901 PM MDT WED AUG 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL FREMONT...WEST
CENTRAL WASHAKIE AND CENTRAL HOT SPRINGS COUNTIES UNTIL 945 PM MDT...

AT 901 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES WEST OF LEGEND ROCK STATE PETROGLYPH
SITE TO NEAR RIVERTON. MOVEMENT WAS NORTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  HAMILTON DOME AND LEGEND ROCK STATE PETROGLYPH SITE AROUND 920 PM
  MDT.
  HIDDEN VALLEY AROUND 935 PM MDT.
  SHOSHONI AROUND 945 PM MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE
MIDVALE...THERMOPOLIS HIGH SCHOOL...HOTSPRINGS MIDDLE SCHOOL...OWL
CREEK KAMPGROUNDS...GRASS CREEK...LEGION TOWN AND COUNTRY GOLF
COURSE...BONNEVILLE...RALPH WITTERS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL...THERMOPOLIS
MIDDLE SCHOOL AND BADLANDS OVERLOOK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH
FLOODED ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 10 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4414 10847 4313 10784 4294 10830 4380 10880
TIME...MOT...LOC 0301Z 224DEG 15KT 4377 10873 4304 10831

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HATTINGS



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