Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Riverton, WY

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
546 PM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

WYZ030-050015-
EAST SWEETWATER COUNTY WY-
546 PM MDT MON MAY 4 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR EXTREME EASTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY
UNTIL 615 PM MDT...

AT 542 PM MDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A NEARLY STATIONARY STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR I80 EXIT 196...WHICH IS
15 MILES WEST OF RAWLINS.

THE MAIN HAZARDS WILL BE VERY HEAVY RAINFALL...AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING. THE HEAVY RAINFALL IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME WILL RESULT
IN PONDING OF WATER...INCLUDING ALONG INTERSTATE 80...AND COULD
RESULT IN LOCALIZED FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS. MOTORISTS ARE URGED
TO SLOW DOWN TO MINIMIZE THE RISK OF HYDROPLANING...AND DO NOT DRIVE
YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED ROADWAY.

THIS STORM WILL REMAIN OVER...
RURAL EASTERN SWEETWATER COUNTY THROUGH 615 PM MDT

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 80 IN WYOMING BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 192 AND
198.

REPORT HAZARDOUS WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN
RIVERTON AT 1-800-211-1448.

LAT...LON 4171 10763 4172 10764 4178 10766 4186 10770
      4188 10771 4192 10750 4167 10750 4165 10761
TIME...MOT...LOC 2343Z 167DEG 4KT 4176 10752

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