Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
544 PM MDT FRI AUG 15 2014

WYZ001-012-013-160015-
JACKSON HOLE WY-TETON AND GROS VENTRE MOUNTAINS WY-YELLOWSTONE
NATIONAL PARK WY-
544 PM MDT FRI AUG 15 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL TETON COUNTY IN NORTHWEST
WYOMING UNTIL 615 PM MDT...

AT 541 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR LIZARD CREEK CAMPGROUND...OR 8 MILES SOUTH
OF SOUTH ENTRANCE...MOVING NORTH NORTHEAST AT 35 MPH.

HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

THROUGH 615 PM...THIS STORM WILL AFFECT PEOPLE TRAVELING BETWEEN THE
SOUTH ENTRANCE OF YELLOWSTONE AND 10 MILES NORTH OF COLTER BAY
VILLAGE.

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

BRIEF VERY HEAVY RAIN COULD CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN LOW LYING OR
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. MOTORISTS SHOULD ALSO BE PREPARED TO SLOW DOWN
TO AVOID THE POSSIBILITY OF HYDROPLANING...AND DO NOT DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

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

LAT...LON 4416 11086 4424 11067 4419 11024 4390 11064
      4391 11084 4397 11090 4405 11090
TIME...MOT...LOC 2342Z 221DEG 29KT 4403 11065

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