The tornado warning has been extended until 2:15 p.m.

The National Weather Service is also warning of baseball-size hail in the affected area.


Southeast Hot Springs County, including Thermopolis, is under a tornado warning until 1:45 p.m. Monday.

Residents are urged to take cover immediately.

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located nine miles southeast of Hamilton Dome, which is 10 miles east of Thermopolis, at 1:11 p.m. The storm was moving east at 25 mph.

Flying debris will be dangerous to anyone without shelter.

Lucerne, Hot Springs State Park, the Hot Springs County Fairgrounds and Hot Springs County Airport will be impacted by the thunderstorm.

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