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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1251 PM MDT Sat Oct 21 2017

A COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DROPPED
TEMPERATURES AND BROUGHT SOME PRECIPITATION TO THE WESTERN
SLOPES YESTERDAY AND OVERNIGHT.  SOME LIGHT SNOW WAS OBSERVED
IN HIGHER ELEVATIONS WITH MOST RAIN AMOUNTS BELOW A HALF INCH
EXCEPT IN NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA WHERE AMOUNTS
WERE NEAR ONE INCH IN PLACES.


........................Snowfall Reports........................

Location                     Amount    Time/Date       Elevation (ft.)

...Colorado...

...Delta County...
Cedaredge 10.5 NNW           1.3 in    0800 AM 10/21   10399

...Dolores County...
Lizard Head Pass             1.0 in    0900 AM 10/21   10200
El Diente Peak               1.0 in    0800 AM 10/21   10000

...Eagle County...
Vail 2.6 E                   3.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   8389
Vail 0.9 WNW                 2.7 in    0700 AM 10/21   8172
Edwards 1.3 WNW              2.3 in    0700 AM 10/21   7156
Wolcott 2.3 N                0.6 in    0700 AM 10/21   7224
Wolcott 2n                   0.6 in    0700 AM 10/21   7215

...Gunnison County...
Crested Butte 6.2 N          3.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   9606
Gothic                       3.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   9469
Upper Taylor                 2.0 in    0800 AM 10/21   10640
McClure Pass                 1.0 in    0800 AM 10/21   9500
Powderhorn 4.4 NNE           0.5 in    0800 AM 10/21   9065
Crested Butte                0.3 in    0830 AM 10/21   8860

...Hinsdale County...
Upper Rio Grande             1.0 in    1000 AM 10/21   9400

...La Plata County...
Vallecito                    2.0 in    1100 AM 10/21   10880

...Montezuma County...
Sharkstooth                  1.0 in    0900 AM 10/21   10720

...Pitkin County...
Independence Pass            2.0 in    1100 AM 10/21   10600

...Routt County...
Steamboat Springs 1.9 E      2.2 in    0600 AM 10/21   7200
Steamboat Springs 0.7 ESE    2.1 in    0700 AM 10/21   7049
Steamboat Springs 1.5 WNW    2.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   6778
Steamboat Springs 0.6 NNW    2.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   6812
Steamboat Springs 1.2 SE     2.0 in    0710 AM 10/21   7075
Steamboat Springs 7.9 WNW    1.5 in    0800 AM 10/21   6653

...San Juan County...
Mineral Creek                3.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   10040
Cascade                      1.0 in    0700 AM 10/21   8880

...Utah...
La Sal Mountain              1.0 in    0400 AM 10/21   8825

...Uintah County...
Trout Creek                  1.0 in    0800 AM 10/21   7890
Trout Creek                  1.0 in    1000 AM 10/21   9518


........................Rainfall Reports........................

Location                     Amount    Time/Date       Elevation (ft.)

...Colorado...

...Delta County...
Overland Reservoir           0.10 in   1000 PM 10/20   9840

...Dolores County...
Rico                         0.19 in   1219 AM 10/21   9042
Lizard Head Pass             0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   10200
Black Mesa                   0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   11580

...Eagle County...
Ruedi Reservoir              0.31 in   1215 AM 10/21   7790

...Garfield County...
Trapper Lake                 0.50 in   1000 PM 10/20   9700
Glenwood Springs             0.14 in   1200 AM 10/21   5701
Carbondale                   0.12 in   1215 AM 10/21   6200

...Gunnison County...
Schofield Pass               0.20 in   1000 PM 10/20   10700
11 ESE Colona                0.18 in   1200 AM 10/21   8926
Crested Butte                0.12 in   1200 AM 10/21   8860
4 ENE Somerset               0.11 in   1200 AM 10/21   6480
Butte                        0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   10160
North Lost Trail             0.10 in   1000 PM 10/20   9200
Park Cone                    0.10 in   0400 PM 10/20   9600

...Hinsdale County...
2 SSE Lake City              0.11 in   1205 AM 10/21   8655
Upper Rio Grande             0.10 in   0900 PM 10/20   9400
Wager Gulch                  0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   11100

...La Plata County...
Stump Lakes                  0.20 in   1100 PM 10/20   11200
Columbus Basin               0.20 in   1000 PM 10/20   10785
Vallecito                    0.10 in   1000 PM 10/20   10880

...Mesa County...
11 W De Beque                0.11 in   1115 PM 10/20   6232
Mesa Lakes                   0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   10000

...Moffat County...
Calico - 4 WNW Elk Springs   0.17 in   1153 PM 10/20   6720

...Ouray County...
3 NNW Ouray                  0.13 in   1215 AM 10/21   8080
1 NNW Ridgway                0.12 in   1200 AM 10/21   6980
7 NNW Telluride              0.11 in   1215 AM 10/21   9260

...Pitkin County...
Nast Lake                    0.20 in   1100 PM 10/20   8700
5 W Meridith                 0.19 in   1200 AM 10/21   7793
Kiln                         0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   9600
Chapman Tunnel               0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   10110
Ivanhoe                      0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   10400

...Rio Blanco County...
Ripple Creek                 0.50 in   1000 PM 10/20   10340
12 WSW Buford                0.12 in   1124 PM 10/20   7233

...Routt County...
Steamboat Springs. Upper Col 1.07 in   1215 AM 10/21   6700
Elk River                    0.40 in   1000 PM 10/20   8700
Whiskey Park                 0.30 in   1000 PM 10/20   8950
Lost Dog                     0.20 in   1100 PM 10/20   9320
Rabbit Ears Pass 6 W         0.20 in   1100 PM 10/20   9400
Elkhead Divide               0.20 in   1000 PM 10/20   8780
Dry Lake - 4 NE Steamboat Sp 0.12 in   1156 PM 10/20   8416
Bear River                   0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   9080

...San Juan County...
Cascade #2                   0.30 in   0600 PM 10/20   8920
Silverton                    0.15 in   1224 AM 10/21   9318
Red Mountain Pass            0.10 in   1100 PM 10/20   11200
Spud Mountain                0.10 in   0800 PM 10/20   10660
Mineral Creek                0.10 in   0500 PM 10/20   10040

...San Miguel County...
Lone Cone                    0.20 in   1100 PM 10/20   9600

...Utah...

...Daggett County...
Hickerson Park               0.40 in   0700 PM 10/20   9145

...San Juan County...
La Sal Mountain (upper)      0.40 in   1000 PM 10/20   9560
Buckboard Flat               0.40 in   1000 PM 10/20   8998

...Uintah County...
Duchesne River Nr Randlett   1.11 in   1200 AM 10/21   4756
Mosby Mountain               1.10 in   0700 PM 10/20   9510
Kings Cabin                  0.30 in   0400 PM 10/20   8724

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

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