Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
836 PM MDT THU AUG 25 2016

WYZ019-260300-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-
836 PM MDT THU AUG 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTH CENTRAL NATRONA COUNTY
UNTIL 900 PM MDT...

AT 833 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
INDEPENDENCE ROCK...OR 40 MILES EAST OF JEFFREY CITY...MOVING EAST AT
30 MPH.

DIME SIZE HAIL...WINDS TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  ALCOVA AROUND 900 PM MDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

IF ON OR NEAR PATHFINDER OR ALCOVA RESERVOIRS...GET OUT OF THE WATER
AND MOVE INDOORS OR INSIDE A VEHICLE. REMEMBER...LIGHTNING CAN
STRIKE OUT TO 10 MILES FROM THE PARENT THUNDERSTORM. IF YOU CAN HEAR
THUNDER...YOU ARE CLOSE ENOUGH TO BE STRUCK BY LIGHTNING. MOVE TO
SAFE SHELTER NOW! DO NOT BE CAUGHT ON THE WATER IN A THUNDERSTORM.

&&

LAT...LON 4244 10712 4259 10712 4261 10671 4255 10669
      4253 10667 4250 10665 4250 10661 4243 10661
TIME...MOT...LOC 0233Z 270DEG 26KT 4248 10704

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