Current Watches and Warnings
Wyoming, Salt River and Wyoming Ranges
Areal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 2:46 PM MST on March 08, 2014
Expires 5:30 PM EDT on March 09, 2014
The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a
* Flood Advisory for melting snow in...
Lincoln County in west central Wyoming...
Sublette County in west central Wyoming...
Teton County in northwest Wyoming...
* until 330 PM MDT Sunday
* Teton County and Lincoln County emergency management both
continue to report minor flooding of residences... other
buildings... and in some cases low spots in area roads due to
snowmelt. In most cases... the water is unable to filter into the
frozen ground... and is instead flowing into low areas and
outlets. The potential exists for similar events to unfold in
Sublette County this weekend due to the large amount of snow still
on the ground across the lower elevations.
Temperatures will rise into the mid 40s on Sunday followed by more
rain and snow on Sunday night and Monday. Therefore... it is quite
possible the flooding will continue into Monday.
* Minor flooding could occur almost anywhere across the lower
elevations of the advisory area. Locations most susceptible to
the flooding are the southern portion of the Jackson Valley and
rural ranch and farm lands in Star Valley. Buttes in and around
the town of Jackson will be susceptible to rock slides and
Sandbags and sand are available to residents and businesses for
immediate protection of property from flooding. In Teton County...
these can be found at the town of Jackson public works yard at 450
west snow King Avenue and at the Teton County Road and levee yard
at 3190 south Adams Canyon drive. Call Teton County emergency
management at 307-733-9572 if you have any questions.
Residents of Star Valley can obtain sandbags in Afton on the west
side of the Road and bridge yard next to the red trailer. In
Thayne... the sandbags are located at the south end of the Road
and bridge yard. If you Need More information... you may contact
the Lincoln County emergency management at 307-885-4925.
Sublette County residents who observe flooding of any kind...
especially flooding with the potential of causing property or
Road damage... should contact the Sublette County Sheriffs Office
Stay alert for possible snowmelt runoff if you live in a low area
relative to surrounding farm and ranch lands. Move other property
such as trailers... campers... or other vehicles to higher ground to
minimize the possibility of damage.
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
Report hazardous weather to the National Weather Service office in
Riverton at 1-800-211-1448.
Lat... Lon 4466 11106 4465 11068 4458 11066 4452 11029
4442 11032 4426 11015 4413 11013 4413 11006
4346 11006 4347 10979 4300 10954 4268 10907
4227 10906 4227 11007 4158 11004 4158 11103
Public Information Statement
Statement as of 5:11 AM MDT on March 09, 2014
... All hazards NOAA Weather Radio transmitters are back on the air...
All NOAA Weather Radio transmitters appear to be fully functional
again. Thanks for your patience overnight as we waited for the phone
companies to locate and fix the problem.
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