Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
441 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

WYZ004-008-252330-
NORTH BIG HORN BASIN-BIGHORN MOUNTAINS WEST-
441 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTH CENTRAL BIG HORN COUNTY
UNTIL 530 PM MDT...

AT 439 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR
BIGHORN LAKE...WHICH IS 16 MILES EAST OF LOVELL...MOVING EAST AT 15
MPH.

HALF INCH HAIL...ACCUMULATING ON SOME AREA ROADWAYS...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL
...WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 MPH AND OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  MEDICINE WHEEL AROUND 505 PM MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THIS STORM INCLUDE MEDICINE WHEEL
ARCHEOLOGICAL AREA...PORCUPINE CAMPGROUND...FIVE SPRINGS
CAMPGROUND...BALD MOUNTAIN CAMPGROUND AND BIGHORN CANYON NATIONAL
RECREATION AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE COVER IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES. ANTICIPATE POSSIBLE
SLICK ROADWAYS WHERE HAIL COVERS THE ROAD.

LAT...LON 4499 10789 4496 10788 4493 10788 4490 10785
      4489 10786 4487 10786 4482 10782 4479 10783
      4477 10779 4477 10776 4473 10775 4475 10816
      4498 10817 4500 10801
TIME...MOT...LOC 2239Z 266DEG 15KT 4490 10806

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LIPSON



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