National Weather Service releases significant weather advisory for Sweetwater County


Wyo4News Staff, [email protected]

SWEETWATER COUNTY, WYOMING (August 12, 2020) — The National Weather Service in Riverton has released a significant weather advisory for Sweetwater County, effective until 5:15 p.m.

The National Weather Service warns of a severe thunderstorm. Wind gusts of 50 to 55 mph will be possible with this storm. A wind gust of 78 mph was recorded at the Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport.

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The storm will remain over mainly rural areas of central Sweetwater County including the following locations:

  • Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport


  • Reliance


  • Point of Rocks


  • Sweetwater County Fairgrounds

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