Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
536 PM MDT WED JUN 28 2017

WYZ004-008-290015-
North Big Horn Basin-Bighorn Mountains West-
536 PM MDT WED JUN 28 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL BIG HORN COUNTY UNTIL 615
PM MDT...

At 535 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Horseshoe Bend to 14 miles south of Bighorn
Lake to 13 miles northwest of Otto. Movement was east at 50 mph.

Nickel size hail and wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible
with these storms. Some wind gusts will precede the thunderstorms by
as much as 10 to 15 miles...well ahead of the storms themselves.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  Bighorn Lake around 540 PM MDT.
  Medicine Wheel around 555 PM MDT.
  Greybull around 600 PM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 4499 10789 4493 10788 4490 10785 4487 10786
      4482 10782 4479 10783 4477 10776 4472 10775
      4471 10768 4468 10767 4470 10762 4466 10752
      4464 10753 4441 10787 4448 10857 4467 10820
      4500 10826
TIME...MOT...LOC 2335Z 255DEG 42KT 4496 10824 4468 10818 4453 10847

$$

Braun



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