Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Riverton WY
215 AM MDT THU MAY 24 2018

215 AM MDT THU MAY 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
  Rain and Snowmelt in...
  Northern Washakie County in central Wyoming...

* Until 200 PM MDT Thursday

* At 206 AM MDT, local law enforcement reported flooding in local
  campgrounds and in low lying areas along Ten Sleep Creek. Water
  levels were also approaching the base of the highway 16 bridge.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Ten Sleep and Wigwam Fish Rearing Station.

A gauge along Ten Sleep Creek near the town of Ten Sleep was at 4.4
feet at 2:00 AM.  Flood stage is 4.5 feet. The creek will likely
fluctuate around 4.5 feet through this morning.


Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


LAT...LON 4407 10738 4406 10738 4405 10736 4405 10740
      4403 10743 4401 10745 4403 10746



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