FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS

EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RIVERTON HAS ISSUED A

FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...THE WIND RIVER BASIN

IN CENTRAL WYOMING...THE SOUTHERN BIGHORN BASIN...THE BIG HORN

MOUNTAINS...NATRONA COUNTY AND JOHNSON COUNTY.

* FROM NOON MDT TODAY THROUGH THIS EVENING

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS HAVE THE POTENTIAL FOR PRODUCING

SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL OF UP TO ONE INCH THIS AFTERNOON AND

EVENING. THIS RAIN WILL FALL OVER ALREADY SATURATED SOILS.

* ROCK OR MUD SLIDES WILL BE POSSIBLE IN STEEPLY SLOPED

AREAS...ESPECIALLY AROUND MOUNTAIN PASSES AND CANYONS.

* SMALL STREAMS ALREADY RUNNING NEAR BANKFULL FROM SNOWMELT AND

PAST RAINFALL COULD EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT RISES AND POSSIBLE

FLASH FLOODING.