Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
226 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

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GOSHEN WY-LARAMIE WY-
226 PM MDT WED AUG 27 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR NORTHEASTERN LARAMIE AND
SOUTHERN GOSHEN COUNTIES UNTIL 500 PM MDT...

AT 221 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
SCATTERED SHOWERS PRODUCING LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN...FROM LINGLE TO
HAWK SPRINGS TO ALBIN.

DOPPLER RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN A
15 MILE WIDE AREA FROM LINGLE...TO HAWK SPRINGS TO THE MERIDEN REST
AREA WITH 4 TO 5 INCHES POSSIBLE FROM NEAR YODER TO HAWK SPRINGS TO
10 MILES SOUTH OF HAWK SPRINGS.

RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
TORRINGTON...ALBIN...FORT LARAMIE...FORT LARAMIE NATIONAL HISTORIC
SITE...GUN BARREL...HAWK SPRINGS...HAWK SPRINGS CAMPGROUND...HAWK
SPRINGS RECREATION AREA...LA GRANGE...LINGLE...MERIDEN REST AREA...
VETERAN AND YODER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS
AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING
AREAS ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE.

&&

LAT...LON 4226 10465 4226 10405 4139 10406 4136 10404
      4136 10463

$$

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