Flash Flood Warning for Cheyenne
Heavy rain across the Cheyenne area has prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Flash Flood Warning that includes Cheyenne, in effect until 6:00 pm Monday (June 17).
The National Weather Service in Cheyenne has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... South central Laramie County in southeastern Wyoming... * Until 600 PM MDT. * At 301 PM MDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Cheyenne, South Greeley, Ranchettes, Warren AFB, Frontier Park, North Cheyenne, Warren Af Base, Hillsdale, Fox Farm-College and South Greeley High. Additional rainfall amounts of one inch are possible in the warned area. This includes the following highways... Interstate 25 in Wyoming between mile markers 1 and 16. Interstate 80 in Wyoming between mile markers 357 and 379. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.