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Event Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain / Snow Melt
State WYOMING
County/Area FREMONT
WFO RIW
Begin Date 06/08/2010 21:15:00 MST-7
Begin Range 4
Begin Azimuth SSW
Begin Location (RIW)RIVERTON RGNL A
Begin Lat/Lon 43.02/-108.48
End Date 06/10/2010 07:30:00 MST-7
End Range 3
End Azimuth SE
End Location RIVERTON
End Lat/Lon 43/-108.34
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Snowmelt runoff from an above average late season snowpack and increased releases from Bull Lake Reservoir caused minor flooding along the Wind River.
Event Narrative Rapid snowmelt runoff and increased water releases from Bull Lake Reservoir caused agricultural flooding along the Wind River around Riverton. Moderate to widespread flooding of agricultural lowlands was reported from Riverton downstream to Black Bridge and on toward Hidden Valley. The river gage on the Wind River at Riverton crested at 9.42 feet at 1045MST on Wednesday, June 9.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
(RIW)RIVERTON RGNL A FREMONT CO. WY 06/08/2010 21:15 MST-7 Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K