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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 6:37 AM MDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 400 am MDT Thursday for
central Fremont County...

* at 6 am... the Wind River near Kinnear was down to 8.4 feet. Flood
stage is 9 feet. The river crested near 9.4 feet Tuesday.

* At 6 am... the Wind River at Riverton was at 10.6 feet. Flood stage
is 9 feet. The river crested last night at 11.15 feet. However the
Wind River at Riverton is expected to remain above the 9 foot
flood stage until midday Thursday. At 10 feet, extensive
agricultural flooding continues downstream of Riverton near the
black bridge and Hidden Valley areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 4302 10831 4299 10837 4300 10850 4310 10875
      4316 10884 4319 10899 4322 10903 4322 10902
      4323 10902 4325 10901 4326 10899 4321 10881
      4317 10872 4314 10868 4303 10846 4301 10837
      4302 10836 4305 10835 4310 10833 4316 10821
      4313 10818 4308 10827


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:49 AM MDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a

* hydrologic advisory for poor drainage areas for...
south central Sublette County in west central Wyoming...
east central Lincoln County in west central Wyoming...

* until 945 am MDT Friday.

* At 941 am MDT, gauge reports indicated the Green River near
LaBarge was at 8.9 feet. The flood stage is 9.0 feet. The river
is expected to reach flood stage around 5 PM MDT this afternoon
and crest around 9.24 feet at 5:00 PM MDT Friday afternoon.
Rainfall of 1.5 to 2.0 inches has fallen over the area in the past
few days. Additional rain from thunderstorms of 0.5 to 1.0 inch
is possible through Friday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
La Barge.

This includes the following streams and drainages... dry Piney
Creek... Cottonwood Creek... Figure Four Canyon... Bird Canyon... middle
Piney Creek... Chappo gulch... Wildcat Canyon... Ross Butte draw... Ferry
Island draw... New Fork river... Green River... La Barge creek... Chapel
Canyon... Muddy Creek... Spring Creek and alkali creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4256 10990 4253 10997 4251 10999 4250 11003
      4241 11007 4234 11012 4229 11015 4225 11017
      4222 11014 4220 11014 4218 11016 4216 11016
      4216 11021 4220 11018 4222 11018 4224 11019
      4227 11019 4230 11018 4237 11013 4242 11010
      4245 11008 4251 11009 4253 11008 4254 11002
      4257 10997


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:49 AM MDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a

* hydrologic advisory for poor drainage areas for...
south central Sublette County in west central Wyoming...
east central Lincoln County in west central Wyoming...

* until 945 am MDT Friday.

* At 941 am MDT, gauge reports indicated the Green River near
LaBarge was at 8.9 feet. The flood stage is 9.0 feet. The river
is expected to reach flood stage around 5 PM MDT this afternoon
and crest around 9.24 feet at 5:00 PM MDT Friday afternoon.
Rainfall of 1.5 to 2.0 inches has fallen over the area in the past
few days. Additional rain from thunderstorms of 0.5 to 1.0 inch
is possible through Friday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
La Barge.

This includes the following streams and drainages... dry Piney
Creek... Cottonwood Creek... Figure Four Canyon... Bird Canyon... middle
Piney Creek... Chappo gulch... Wildcat Canyon... Ross Butte draw... Ferry
Island draw... New Fork river... Green River... La Barge creek... Chapel
Canyon... Muddy Creek... Spring Creek and alkali creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 4256 10990 4253 10997 4251 10999 4250 11003
      4241 11007 4234 11012 4229 11015 4225 11017
      4222 11014 4220 11014 4218 11016 4216 11016
      4216 11021 4220 11018 4222 11018 4224 11019
      4227 11019 4230 11018 4237 11013 4242 11010
      4245 11008 4251 11009 4253 11008 4254 11002
      4257 10997


Baker


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