Casper, WY

5:53 PM MDT on August 26, 2016 (GMT -0600)
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Elev 5164 ft 42.84 °N, 106.32 °W | Updated 2 minutes ago

Light Thunderstorms and Rain
Light Thunderstorm Rain
73.6 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
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0.6
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 3.1 mph

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Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 2400 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 46 °F
Humidity 37%
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 7:48 PM
Waning Crescent, 30% visible
SPECI KCPR 262349Z VRB05KT 4SM R03/5000VP6000FT -TSRA FEW024 SCT060 BKN080 18/06 A3003 RMK AO2 PK WND 30033/2339 LTG DSNT N RAB39 TSB43 P0007 $
Pressure 30.03 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Few 2400 ft
Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 46 °F
Humidity 37%
Rainfall 0.03 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:24 AM 7:48 PM
Waning Crescent, 30% visible
SPECI KCPR 262349Z VRB05KT 4SM R03/5000VP6000FT -TSRA FEW024 SCT060 BKN080 18/06 A3003 RMK AO2 PK WND 30033/2339 LTG DSNT N RAB39 TSB43 P0007 $

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Special Statement
Issued: 5:46 PM MDT Aug. 26, 2016 – National Weather Service

At 544 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a thunderstorm over Bar
Nunn... or just north of Casper... moving east at 25 mph.

The main hazards from this thunderstorm will be brief heavy rainfall
and very small hail.

This thunderstorm will be remain just north of Casper and
Evansville.

This includes Interstate 25 between mile markers 190 and 197.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to localized flooding in low lying or poor drainage areas. Do not
drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 4287 10643 4297 10644 4299 10616 4288 10613
time... Mot... loc 2344z 264deg 23kt 4291 10634


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530 PM MDT Fri Aug 26 2016

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Natrona County until
630 PM MDT...

At 528 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 12
miles southeast of Hole In the Wall... or 19 miles south of Kaycee...
moving east at 25 mph.

Half inch hail... winds up to 40 mph... and heavy rainfall are
expected with this storm. A quarter to a half an inch of rain could
occur with this storm.

This strong thunderstorm will be near...
Midwest around 605 PM MDT.
Edgerton around 610 PM MDT.

This includes Interstate 25 between mile markers 220 and 234.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to localized flooding in low lying or poor drainage areas. Do not
drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 4332 10681 4349 10682 4349 10608 4328 10608
time... Mot... loc 2328z 271deg 24kt 4342 10662


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530 PM MDT Fri Aug 26 2016

... Significant weather advisory for northeastern Natrona County until
630 PM MDT...

At 528 PM MDT... Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 12
miles southeast of Hole In the Wall... or 19 miles south of Kaycee...
moving east at 25 mph.

Half inch hail... winds up to 40 mph... and heavy rainfall are
expected with this storm. A quarter to a half an inch of rain could
occur with this storm.

This strong thunderstorm will be near...
Midwest around 605 PM MDT.
Edgerton around 610 PM MDT.

This includes Interstate 25 between mile markers 220 and 234.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm... and may lead
to localized flooding in low lying or poor drainage areas. Do not
drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 4332 10681 4349 10682 4349 10608 4328 10608
time... Mot... loc 2328z 271deg 24kt 4342 10662


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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 1:29 PM MDT Aug. 26, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday afternoon through
Saturday evening for very low relative humidity... strong wind
gusts and critically dry fuels for fire weather zone 280...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Fire
Weather Watch... which is in effect from Saturday afternoon
through Saturday evening.

* Affected area... fire weather zone 280.

* Wind... southwest 10 to 15 with gusts to 25 mph.

* Humidity... 10 to 15 percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.