Central county flood advisory extended into tomorrow

The National Weather Service in Riverton has extended the Small Stream Flood Advisory for: snowmelt in. Central Fremont County in central Wyoming until 9:45 AM MDT Friday. At 9:07 a.m., the North and Middle Forks of the Popo Agie River near Lander as well as the little Wind River near Fort Washakie were still at or above bank-full conditions. Minor flooding of low lying areas is still occurring and is expected to continue through early Friday morning. Very warm afternoon temperatures over the mountains Thursday will cause additional rises on tributary creeks and streams by early Friday morning. Expect tributary creeks and streams along the southern Wind River basin to begin to recede slowly by Friday evening through Saturday morning. *image: Google map of the flood advisory area* #county10 #news