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4:21 PM MDT on May 24, 2015 (GMT -0600)
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Pressure 29.94 in
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Humidity 97%
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SPECI KBYG 242211Z AUTO 01009G23KT 2 1/2SM RA BR BKN003 OVC008 09/08 A2994 RMK AO2 P0008 T00890083

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Pressure 29.94 in
Visibility 2.5 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 300 ft
Overcast 800 ft
Windchill 50 °F
Dew Point 49 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 1.72 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 2 out of 12
Pollen 1.00 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
SPECI KBYG 242211Z AUTO 01009G23KT 2 1/2SM RA BR BKN003 OVC008 09/08 A2994 RMK AO2 P0008 T00890083

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Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 3:46 PM MDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Warning remains in effect for south central Johnson
County until 800 PM MDT...

At 343 PM MDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated an
area of very heavy rainfall across the warned area. The Middle Fork
of the Powder River at Kaycee has risen to 8.25 feet with flood stage
at 8 feet. Minor flooding can be expected along the North Fork and
Middle Fork of the Powder River with water continuing to rise through
6 PM MDT.

Heavy rain continues to fall across the warned area. Runoff from this
excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to occur. Some locations
that will experience flooding include... Kaycee... Fort Reno historical
site... i25 exit 246... i25 exit 249... Mayoworth... state Hwy 191 mile
marker 10 and state Hwy 192 mile marker 10.

This includes the following streams and drainages... Powder River...
North Fork Powder River... Dry Fork Powder River... Cottonwood
Creek... Middle Fork Powder River... South Fork Powder River.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely.

Report flooding to the nearest law enforcement agency so that they
may take appropriate action to close flooded roadways. They will
relay your report to the National Weather Service in Riverton.


Report flooding to the National Weather Service office in Riverton at
1-800-211-1448.

Lat... Lon 4385 10613 4363 10622 4361 10642 4352 10658
      4365 10693 4373 10678 4386 10682 4374 10653
      4376 10634 4385 10628


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Flash Flood Watch
Statement as of 8:54 AM MDT on May 24, 2015

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of north central Wyoming... including the following
areas... Bighorn Mountains southeast... northeast Johnson County
and southeast Johnson County.

* Through this evening

* saturated to near saturated soils from recent rainfall will
combine with areas of potential heavy rain across Johnson County
through this evening. The threat of flash flooding will be along
small streams and irrigation canals in and near the foothills of
the Bighorn Mountains. A strong Spring storm will produce
conditions favorable for prolonged heavy rain with rainfall
rates of an inch to an inch and a half an hour with total
rainfall of 2 to 4 inches possible.

* Flooding of roads at night pose a significant threat to
motorists. Do not attempt to drive through flood waters as the
Road may be washed out. Turn around... do not drown.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.