Severe Weather Alerts - Hiland, WY

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until 6:00 PM MDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF CENTRAL WYOMING...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
CASPER MOUNTAIN AND NATRONA COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS.

* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON

* SATURATED TO NEAR SATURATED SOILS FROM RECENT RAINFALL WILL
COMBINE WITH AREAS OF POTENTIAL HEAVY RAIN ACROSS NATRONA COUNTY
THROUGH 6 PM MDT. THE THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING WILL BE ALONG
SMALL STREAMS AND IRRIGATION CANALS IN AND NEAR THE FOOTHILLS OF
CASPER MOUNTAIN. A STRONG SPRING STORM WILL PRODUCE CONDITIONS
FAVORABLE FOR PROLONGED HEAVY RAIN WITH RAINFALL RATES OF A HALF
INCH TO AN INCH 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.

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Hiland, WY Radar