Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
344 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

WYZ027-028-222230-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER WY-SOUTH LINCOLN COUNTY WY-
344 PM MDT FRI MAY 22 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHEASTERN LINCOLN AND WESTERN
SWEETWATER COUNTIES UNTIL 430 PM MDT...

AT 336 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR I80 EXIT 61...WHICH IS 25 MILES WEST OF
GREEN RIVER...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER IS EXPECTED WITH THIS
STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND NEARLY CONTINUOUS DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING. THE SMALL HAIL COULD BRIEFLY ACCUMULATE ON AREA ROADWAYS
MAKING THEM SLICK AND HAZARDOUS. IN ADDITION...PONDING ON AREA
ROADWAYS COULD OCCUR. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN TO MINIMIZE
THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING.

THIS STORM WILL BE NEAR...
U.S. HWY 30 MILE MARKER 90 AROUND 405 PM MDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 IN WYOMING BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 57 AND
69.

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

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

LAT...LON 4145 11006 4157 11006 4157 11034 4161 11043
      4181 11024 4155 10982 4141 10996
TIME...MOT...LOC 2142Z 125DEG 15KT 4153 10999

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MURRELL








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