Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
428 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

WYZ017-019-020-072330-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-NATRONA COUNTY LOWER
ELEVATIONS-WIND RIVER BASIN-
428 PM MDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EAST CENTRAL FREMONT AND CENTRAL
NATRONA COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM MDT...

AT 425 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
HIDDEN VALLEY TO 7 MILES SOUTH OF WALTMAN REST AREA TO 8 MILES
NORTHWEST OF ANTELOPE HILLS...AND MOVING SOUTH AT 15 MPH.

THE MAIN HAZARD FROM THIS LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL WHICH COULD CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN POOR DRAINAGE AND LOW
LYING AREAS. NORMALLY DRY WASHES WILL BECOME INUNDATED WITH
WATER...AND ROADS WILL HAVE SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER. MOTORISTS
ARE URGED TO SLOW DOWN TO PREVENT HYDROPLANING...AND DO NOT DRIVE
THROUGH A FLOODED ROADWAY.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  ERVAY AROUND 500 PM MDT.
  HOMA HILLS AROUND 510 PM MDT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 25 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 188 AND 195.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4274 10824 4263 10730 4284 10631 4333 10641
      4315 10729 4320 10810
TIME...MOT...LOC 2225Z 003DEG 12KT 4306 10802 4296 10727 4314 10648

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