Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
627 PM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

WYZ019-028>030-050115-
GREEN MOUNTAINS AND RATTLESNAKE RANGE-ROCK SPRINGS AND GREEN
RIVER-EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY-FLAMING GORGE-
627 PM MDT FRI SEP 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CENTRAL SWEETWATER COUNTY UNTIL
715 PM MDT...

AT 623 PM MDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR PILOT BUTTE TO 16
MILES EAST OF LOWE CANYON...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 MPH.

WIND GUSTS OF 45 TO 55 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...

ROCK SPRINGS AROUND 635 PM MDT.

OTHER LOCATIONS IMPACTED BY THESE STORMS INCLUDE ...ROCK SPRINGS
MEMORIAL HOSPITAL...SWEETWATER COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS...ROCK SPRINGS KOA
CAMPGROUND...

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THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 89 AND 137.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

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LAT...LON 4169 10955 4217 10885 4133 10854 4100 10929
TIME...MOT...LOC 0023Z 232DEG 39KT 4167 10946 4110 10925

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MEUNIER


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