Flood Watch
Areas affected:
Lincoln, WY; Sublette, WY

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Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-North Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Bighorn Mountains West-
Bighorn Mountains Southeast-Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-
Wind River Mountains East-Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-
Including the cities of Cody, Meeteetse, Worland, Dubois,
Riverton, and Shoshoni
146 AM MDT Sun May 27 2018

…FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON…

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Wyoming, north central Wyoming, and
northwest Wyoming, including the following areas, in central
Wyoming, Upper Wind River Basin, Wind River Basin, and Wind
River Mountains East. In north central Wyoming, Bighorn
Mountains Southeast, Bighorn Mountains West, and Southeast Big
Horn Basin. In northwest Wyoming, Absaroka Mountains, Cody
Foothills, North Big Horn Basin, and Teton and Gros Ventre
Mountains.

* From 6 AM MDT this morning through Monday afternoon

* Creeks and rivers have been running at high levels during the
last two days due to accelerated snowmelt runoff. Widespread
mountain rain showers expected today will cause additional
significant increases in creek and river levels. Many basins
will receive up to one half inch of rain this morning through
tonight with local amounts of up to one inch possible with
thunderstorms.

* Snake River Basin: Expect minor flooding along Pacific Creek
and minor to moderate flooding along the Gros Ventre River
near Kelly. Flows along the Gros Ventre River near Kelly may
reach 5,000 cubic feet per second (cfs) by Monday morning.
Flows along the Snake River near Jackson may reach 22,000 cfs
by Monday afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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Flood Watch
Areas affected:
Lincoln, WY; Sublette, WY

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Absaroka Mountains-Cody Foothills-North Big Horn Basin-
Southeast Big Horn Basin-Bighorn Mountains West-
Bighorn Mountains Southeast-Teton and Gros Ventre Mountains-
Wind River Mountains East-Upper Wind River Basin-Wind River Basin-
Including the cities of Cody, Meeteetse, Worland, Dubois,
Riverton, and Shoshoni
146 AM MDT Sun May 27 2018

…FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON…

The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Wyoming, north central Wyoming, and
northwest Wyoming, including the following areas, in central
Wyoming, Upper Wind River Basin, Wind River Basin, and Wind
River Mountains East. In north central Wyoming, Bighorn
Mountains Southeast, Bighorn Mountains West, and Southeast Big
Horn Basin. In northwest Wyoming, Absaroka Mountains, Cody
Foothills, North Big Horn Basin, and Teton and Gros Ventre
Mountains.

* From 6 AM MDT this morning through Monday afternoon

* Creeks and rivers have been running at high levels during the
last two days due to accelerated snowmelt runoff. Widespread
mountain rain showers expected today will cause additional
significant increases in creek and river levels. Many basins
will receive up to one half inch of rain this morning through
tonight with local amounts of up to one inch possible with
thunderstorms.

* Snake River Basin: Expect minor flooding along Pacific Creek
and minor to moderate flooding along the Gros Ventre River
near Kelly. Flows along the Gros Ventre River near Kelly may
reach 5,000 cubic feet per second (cfs) by Monday morning.
Flows along the Snake River near Jackson may reach 22,000 cfs
by Monday afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

$$