Rock Springs and Green River Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 2:36 PM MDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Sweetwater County
until 300 PM MDT...

At 236 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
buckboard Marina, which is 17 miles south of Green River, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

This includes Interstate 80 between mile markers 90 and 114.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

If on or near Flaming Gorge Reservoir, get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to
10 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you
are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now! Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.


Lat... Lon 4115 10956 4136 10974 4176 10919 4139 10883
time... Mot... loc 2036z 233deg 35kt 4128 10955


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236 PM MDT Wed Jul 26 2017

... Significant weather advisory for southwestern Sweetwater County
until 300 PM MDT...

At 236 PM MDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
buckboard Marina, which is 17 miles south of Green River, moving
northeast at 40 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

This includes Interstate 80 between mile markers 90 and 114.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

If on or near Flaming Gorge Reservoir, get out of the water and move
indoors or inside a vehicle. Remember, lightning can strike out to
10 miles from the parent thunderstorm. If you can hear thunder, you
are close enough to be struck by lightning. Move to safe shelter
now! Do not be caught on the water in a thunderstorm.


Lat... Lon 4115 10956 4136 10974 4176 10919 4139 10883
time... Mot... loc 2036z 233deg 35kt 4128 10955


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