Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
355 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

WYZ007-009-014-015-017>020-232300-
BIGHORN MOUNTAINS SOUTHEAST WY-GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE
WY-LANDER FOOTHILLS WY-NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS WY-OWL CREEK
AND BRIDGER MOUNTAINS WY-WIND RIVER BASIN WY-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS
EAST WY-WIND RIVER MOUNTAINS WEST WY-
355 PM MDT SAT MAY 23 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WESTERN NATRONA AND CENTRAL
FREMONT COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM MDT...

AT 353 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
WALTMAN REST AREA TO STATE HWY 135 MILE MARKER 10 TO STATE HWY 28
MILE MARKER 60...AND MOVING NORTH AT 10 MPH.

HAIL UP TO ONE-HALF INCH IN DIAMETER IS EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...
ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.

THESE STORMS WILL BE NEAR...
WALTMAN REST AREA...STATE HWY 135 MILE MARKER 10 AND U.S. HWY 287
MILE MARKER 70 AROUND 420 PM MDT.
GAS HILLS RD MILE MARKER 20 AROUND 425 PM MDT.
HWY JCT 287 AND 28 AROUND 430 PM MDT.
U.S. HWY 20/26 MILE MARKER 60 AND HILAND AROUND 440 PM MDT.
U.S. HWY 287 MILE MARKER 80 AND LANDER AROUND 445 PM MDT.
GAS HILLS RD MILE MARKER 10...U.S. HWY 20/26 MILE MARKER 70...
MONETA...U.S. HWY 20/26 MILE MARKER 80 AND ARMINTO AROUND 500 PM MDT.

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

BRIEF HEAVY RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES
AND UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. 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 4295 10726 4278 10826 4247 10870 4291 10875
      4320 10804 4331 10705
TIME...MOT...LOC 2154Z 202DEG 10KT 4301 10733 4286 10821
          4262 10857

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