Green River Star -

By David Martin

Flooding not a concern for Green River

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While some portions of the state are experiencing flooding from increased precipitation, flooding in Green River isn’t a concern.

According to data from the National Weather Service, Sweetwater County received between 1 and 2 inches of precipitation in the last 60 days, with the Green River municipal area receiving between 2 and 4 inches.

On average, 10 inches of snowfall is calculated as 1 inch of liquid precipitation, though the ratio can change depending on the type of snow falling as powdery types of snow have less water content that usual.

At the Fontenelle Reservoir, upstream from...

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