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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
300 PM MST THU DEC 25 2014

SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ON THE GRAND MESA HAVE BEEN MEASURED AT 12 TO 16
INCHES SINCE 4 AM CHRISTMAS MORNING. THESE, AND ESTIMATES FROM
AUTOMATED SENSORS ARE THE HIGHEST AMOUNTS NOTED FROM A WINTER STORM
THAT HAS BEGUN TO AFFECT EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO.
INDIVIDUAL AMOUNTS FOLLOW, WITH ESTIMATIONS FROM AUTOMATED SNOTEL
SENSORS.

********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************

LOCATION          STORM TOTAL     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     SNOWFALL           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   GRAND MESA            18.0   247 PM 12/25  SNOTEL
   12 NNW BOWIE          11.0   249 PM 12/25  SNOTEL
   PARK RSVR              8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   OVERLAND RSVR          8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   PAONIA                 2.0  1121 AM 12/25  BROADCAST MEDIA
   LAZEAR                 1.0   102 PM 12/25  VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE         0.2   702 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N          1.1   718 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N             1.1   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   AVON 2N                1.0   600 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   EDWARDS 1.3 WNW        0.9   717 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 0.9 WNW           0.8   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 2.6 E             0.5   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   BISON LAKE             6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64   0.3   823 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE             0.2   700 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE          0.2   745 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                 5.0   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N    5.0   752 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON               1.0   726 AM 12/25  PUBLIC
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW       0.5   711 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   VALLECITO              6.0   131 PM 12/25  VIA SOCIAL MDIA
   BAYFIELD 7.0 N         0.5   832 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...MESA COUNTY...
   3 E SKYWAY           111.0   245 PM 12/25  SNOTEL
   10 S MESA             14.0   236 PM 12/25  CAIC
   6 S MESA               6.5   100 PM 12/25  NWS EMPLOYEE
   MESA 5.7 SSE           5.2   812 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   3 NNE SKYWAY           5.2   756 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   1 N POWDERHORN SKI A   4.5   922 AM 12/25  SKI AREA
   DE BEQUE               2.0   141 PM 12/25  VIA SOCIAL MEDIA
   2 S DE BEQUE           2.0   908 AM 12/25  TRAINED SPOTTER
   COLLBRAN 2SW           0.5   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   MESA 1E                0.4   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GLADE PARK 17W         0.3   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   MASSADONA              2.0   900 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...PITKIN COUNTY...
   7 ENE MARBLE           1.2   600 AM 12/25  SKI AREA

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   RANGELY 1E             2.0   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   LOST DOG               6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS      5.0   900 AM 12/25  SWE 0.10 INCHES
   DRY LAKE               4.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE       2.3   659 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1    2.3   708 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   1 SE STEAMBOAT SPRIN   2.3   800 AM 12/25  SWE 0.10 INCHES

...SAGUACHE COUNTY...
   UPPER TAYLOR           8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MINERAL CREEK          4.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   BEARTOWN               3.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL

UTAH

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   LASAL MOUNTAIN-LOW     4.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   BUCKBOARD FLAT         1.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   MONTICELLO #2          0.5   800 AM 12/25  E UT COOP SITE

...UINTAH COUNTY...
   MOSBY MTN              6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL


**********************24 HOUR SNOWFALL**********************

LOCATION              24 HOUR     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     SNOWFALL           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   OVERLAND RSVR          8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   PARK RSVR              8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE         0.2   702 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N          1.1   718 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N             1.1   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   AVON 2N                1.0   600 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   EDWARDS 1.3 WNW        0.9   717 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 0.9 WNW           0.8   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 2.6 E             0.5   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   BISON LAKE             6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64   0.3   823 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE          0.2   745 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE             0.2   700 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                 5.0   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N    5.0   752 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW       0.5   711 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   BAYFIELD 7.0 N         0.5   832 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...MESA COUNTY...
   MESA 5.7 SSE           5.2   812 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   COLLBRAN 2SW           0.5   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   MESA 1E                0.4   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GLADE PARK 17W         0.3   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   MASSADONA              2.0   900 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   RANGELY 1E             2.0   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   LOST DOG               6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS      5.0   730 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   DRY LAKE               4.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE       2.3   659 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1    2.3   708 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...SAGUACHE COUNTY...
   UPPER TAYLOR           8.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MINERAL CREEK          4.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   BEARTOWN               3.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL

UTAH

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   LASAL MOUNTAIN-LOW     4.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   BUCKBOARD FLAT         1.5   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL
   MONTICELLO #2          0.5   800 AM 12/25  E UT COOP SITE

...UINTAH COUNTY...
   MOSBY MTN              6.0   800 AM 12/25  SNOTEL


********************STORM TOTAL PRECIPITATION********************

LOCATION          STORM TOTAL     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     PRECIPITATION           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE        0.01   702 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   AVON 2N               0.09   600 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   VAIL 0.9 WNW          0.07   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N         0.06   718 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N            0.06   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   EDWARDS 1.3 WNW       0.05   717 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 2.6 E            0.03   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GYPSUM 1.9 SSW        0.01   719 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64  0.03   823 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE         0.02   745 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE            0.02   700 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                0.25   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N   0.25   752 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW      0.02   711 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...MESA COUNTY...
   MESA 5.7 SSE          0.35   812 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   COLLBRAN 2SW          0.04   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   MESA 1E               0.02   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GLADE PARK 17W        0.01   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   DINOSAUR 2E           0.12  1100 AM 12/25  W CO CRN SITE
   CRAIG                 0.02  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE

...MONTEZUMA COUNTY...
   CORTEZ 8SE            0.01  1100 AM 12/25  W CO CRN SITE

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   RANGELY 1E            0.10   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS .1  0.12   828 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE      0.10   659 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS     0.10   730 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1   0.10   708 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

UTAH

...GRAND COUNTY...
   CANYONLANDS AIRPORT   0.03  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MONTICELLO #2         0.03   800 AM 12/25  E UT COOP SITE

...UINTAH COUNTY...
   VERNAL                0.01  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE


**********************24 HOUR PRECIPITATION**********************

LOCATION              24 HOUR     TIME/DATE   COMMENTS
                     PRECIPITATION           OF
                     /INCHES/   MEASUREMENT

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE        0.01   702 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   AVON 2N               0.09   600 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   VAIL 0.9 WNW          0.07   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N         0.06   718 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N            0.06   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   EDWARDS 1.3 WNW       0.05   717 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   VAIL 2.6 E            0.03   729 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GYPSUM 1.9 SSW        0.01   719 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64  0.03   823 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE         0.02   745 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE            0.02   700 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                0.25   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N   0.25   752 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW      0.02   711 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

...MESA COUNTY...
   MESA 5.7 SSE          0.35   812 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   COLLBRAN 2SW          0.04   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   MESA 1E               0.02   700 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GLADE PARK 17W        0.01   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   DINOSAUR 2E           0.12  1100 AM 12/25  W CO CRN SITE
   CRAIG                 0.02  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE

...MONTEZUMA COUNTY...
   CORTEZ 8SE            0.01  1100 AM 12/25  W CO CRN SITE

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   RANGELY 1E            0.10   800 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS .1  0.12   828 AM 12/25  COCORAHS
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE      0.10   659 AM 12/25  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS     0.10   730 AM 12/25  W CO COOP SITE
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1   0.10   708 AM 12/25  COCORAHS

UTAH

...GRAND COUNTY...
   CANYONLANDS AIRPORT   0.03  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MONTICELLO #2         0.03   800 AM 12/25  E UT COOP SITE

...UINTAH COUNTY...
   VERNAL                0.01  1100 AM 12/25  AVIATION SITE

$$

TGJT


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