Flood Advisory Crow Creek and Salt River

Flood Advisory Crow Creek and Salt River

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Riverton WY
846 AM MDT TUE MAY 9 2017

846 AM MDT TUE MAY 9 2017

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Snowmelt in...
  West central Lincoln County in west central Wyoming...

* Until 830 AM MDT Thursday

* At 825 AM MDT, Crow Creek near Fairview continues to rise in
  response to excess snowmelt runoff. The creek is expected to crest
  late tonight into early Wednesday morning.

* Expect minor flooding of ranchland and pastureland near the towns
  of Freedom, Fairview, and Etna. Minor flooding can also be
  expected along low lying areas of secondary roads near Freedom,
  Fairview, and Etna.

* The Salt River near Etna is forecasted to rise to near the flood
  stage of 5.5 feet by early Wednesday morning.  Expecte minor low
  land flooding along Swift Creek in northeastern and northern
  sections of Etna. The Salt River is expected continue to slowly
  rise through Thursday.


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