(Jackson, Wyo.) - The National Weather Service Riverton Office has just issued a Special Weather Statement
for Jackson Hole and Star Vally.
The NWS states that strong to potentially severe thunderstorms are possible
on Thursday afternoon and evening.
"A new storm system moving into the pacific northwest Thursday will push a
cold front towards Western Wyoming late in the dat Thursday. A band of
strong thunderstorms are expected to develop along the cold front over
Eastern Idaho and potentially move into far Western Wyoming late Thursday
afternoon into Thursday evening," said the statement.
The NWS says to expect heavy rain, strong wind gusts and possible hail.
Read the Special Weather Statement here.
*Feature Photo: Lightning and pink beauty. h/t Bonnie Peterson /