Winds peaked locally near 70 mph in that big blow Tuesday night and Wednesday

A combination of factors produced very strong winds in the Wind River Basin on Tuesday and Wednesday resulting in some blow-overs near Lander and Casper. The National Weather Service Forecast Office at Riverton Regional Airport reported the peak wind gust in Lander and near Muddy Gap was 68 mph while Beaver Rim reported 67 mph and Riverton and Red Canyon came in at 64 mph. Hot Spring County's peak gust was 65 at Thermopolis. [image: Inline image 1] *National Weather Service - Riverton* *[image: Inline image 2]* *Feature Photo: Radar Image as the wind moved through the Wind River Basin. (NWS / Pitchengine Communities) * *#county10 #news *