Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
108 PM MDT THU MAY 17 2018

WYZ002>005-172000-
North Big Horn Basin-Cody Foothills-Southwest Big Horn Basin-Absaroka
Mountains-
108 PM MDT THU MAY 17 2018

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHWESTERN BIG HORN AND
NORTHEASTERN PARK COUNTIES UNTIL 200 PM MDT...

At 108 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from near Dead Indian Pass to near Meeteetse.
Movement was north at 25 mph.

Dime size hail and winds in excess of 30 mph will be possible with
these storms.

Strong thunderstorms will be near...
  Dead Indian Pass around 120 PM MDT.
  Meeteetse Rim around 135 PM MDT.
  Clark around 150 PM MDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Spirit Mountain U S
Bureau Of Reclamation Power Plant, Cody Yellowstone Regional Airport,
Heart Mountain U S Bureau Of Reclamation Power Plant, Oregon Basin
Natural Gas Processing Plant, Cody Koa Campground, Buffalo Bill Dam
Visitor Center and Clark Elementary School.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 4420 10839 4417 10846 4417 10855 4413 10855
      4402 10880 4470 10941 4501 10934 4501 10918
TIME...MOT...LOC 1908Z 196DEG 22KT 4466 10935 4410 10885

$$

Bourque



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