Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
538 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

WYZ028-029-200015-
ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN RIVER-FLAMING GORGE-
538 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM MDT...

AT 535 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A THUNDERSTORM NEAR
BUCKBOARD MARINA...WHICH IS 17 MILES SOUTHWEST OF GREEN RIVER...
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 MPH.

WINDS UP TO 45 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  GREEN RIVER AROUND 615 PM MDT.

A WEAK SHOWER WAS ALSO DEVELOPING OVER GREEN RIVER WHICH COULD
STRENGTHEN...WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME LIGHTNING...GUSTY WINDS TO
45 MPH AND VERY BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 87 AND 96.

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 4119 10966 4133 10982 4162 10946 4142 10923
TIME...MOT...LOC 2335Z 228DEG 18KT 4131 10967

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