Strong Winds Affected the Cowboy State on Thursday

A strong Pacific storm system moving across the northern Rockies resulted in very windy conditions across western and central Wyoming on Thursday.  Here are some wind gusts across the area through 6 p.m. Thursday.

Wind Gusts - Thursday 8/21/2008
County Station Name Wind Gust (mph)
Big Horn Greybull ASOS 35
Fremont Anderson Ridge 58
Fremont Beaver Rim 53
Fremont Camp Creek 50
Fremont Red Canyon 50
Fremont Riverton ASOS 36
Fremont Lander ASOS 36
Hot Springs Thermopolis 42
Johnson Buffalo ASOS 31
Natrona Hiland 52
Natrona Casper ASOS 50
Natrona Twenty Mile Hill 48
Park Chief Joseph 56
Park Crandall 55
Park Meeteetse 49
Park Rattlesnake Mountain 43
Sublette Big Piney ASOS 43
Sweetwater Peru Hill 48
Sweetwater Rock Springs ASOS 45
Sweetwater Bitter Creek 4NE 43
Teton Grand Teton 49
Teton Jackson AWOS 35
Yellowstone Quadrant 40
Yellowstone Lake Yellowstone ASOS 38

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