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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
212 PM MST MON NOV 3 2014

...SNOWFALL OVER THE EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO MOUNTAINS...

THE LATEST STORM SYSTEM TO IMPACT EASTERN UTAH AND WESTERN COLORADO
CONTINUED TO PRODUCE SOME LIGHT SNOW OVER THE MOUNTAINS THIS
AFTERNOON. SNOW BEGAN FALLING OVER THE MOUNTAINS ON SUNDAY, MAINLY
AFTER THE PASSAGE OF THE STORM SYSTEMS COLD FRONT.  AS OF 4 AM
MONDAY MORNING, AUTOMATED SENSORS (ALL AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 8200
FEET) INDICATED THE FOLLOWING ESTIMATED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS:

SOUTHWEST COLORADO MOUNTAINS...4 TO 10 INCHES, WITH UP TO 15 INCHES
IN THE VICINITY OF THE BEARTOWN SENSOR.

WEST CENTRAL COLORADO MOUNTAINS...2 TO 8 INCHES, WITH UP TO 12
INCHES ON SCHOFIELD PASS.

NORTHWEST COLORADO MOUNTAINS...3 TO 10 INCHES.

EASTERN UTAH MOUNTAINS...GENERALLY 2 TO 6 INCHES, WITH NEAR 18
INCHES IN THE VICINITY OF LA SAL MOUNTAIN.

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THE FOLLOWING ARE PRELIMINARY STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL AND 24 HOUR
PRECIPITATION AND SNOWFALL REPORTS FROM WESTERN COLORADO AND EASTERN
UTAH, AS INDICTATED BY THE HEADLINE, ENDING AROUND NOON MONDAY.
AMOUNTS ARE IN INCHES.

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

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

COLORADO

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   VAIL PASS              3.0  1200 PM 11/03  CAIC

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   5 NW GOTHIC           12.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL

...HINSDALE COUNTY...
   1 ESE SLUMGULLION PA  11.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL
   14 SSW RIO GRANDE RS  11.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   7 NNW VALLECITO       10.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   9 NNW TRAPPER LAKE    10.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL
   7 S BUFORD            10.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL
   MEEKER                 1.4   800 AM 11/03  2 DAY SNOWFALL TOTAL

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   4 NNE STEAMBOAT SPRI  12.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   9 ENE ELK PARK        15.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL
   2 NE MOLAS PASS       10.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL

UTAH

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   LA SAL SNOTEL         18.0   400 AM 11/03  SNOTEL


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

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

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   4 NNE CEDAREDGE        2.0   751 AM 11/03  24 HOUR SNOWFALL

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   AVON 2N                4.0   600 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   VAIL 2.6 E             1.3   717 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   VAIL 0.9 WNW           1.0   707 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N          0.2   706 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N             0.2   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                 9.0   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N    9.0   735 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CRESTED BUTTE          2.4   955 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   CIMARRON 11.2 S        1.5   703 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   BAYFIELD 7.0 N         0.2   720 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   BAYFIELD 7N            0.2   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION

...MESA COUNTY...
   MESA 6S                4.0   600 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GLADE PARK 17W         1.4   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   CRAIG 33N              4.0   800 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   MASSADONA              1.5   900 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   CRAIG 4SW              0.5   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

...MONTROSE COUNTY...
   BLACK CANYON NP        0.5   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

...OURAY COUNTY...
   OURAY .23 NNW          0.5   825 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   OURAY                  0.5   715 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   CLARK 0.7 NW           2.0   739 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   YAMPA                  1.5   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS      0.3   730 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE       0.2   659 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1    0.2   719 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

UTAH

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MONTICELLO #2          0.5   700 AM 11/03  E UT COOP SITE


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

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

COLORADO

...DELTA COUNTY...
   HOTCHKISS 5.1 WNW     0.23   730 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   PAONIA 2.1 SSE        0.23   714 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   HOTCHKISS 5WNW        0.20   740 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   HOTCHKISS 4.7 W       0.20   746 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   HOTCHKISS 7.1 WNW     0.20   706 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   PAONIA 1SW            0.16   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   HOTCHKISS 1.8 NNE     0.13   905 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CEDAREDGE 2.3 W       0.12   732 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   ECKERT 1.1 SW         0.02   707 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...EAGLE COUNTY...
   AVON 2N               0.35   600 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GYPSUM 1.9 SSW        0.27   900 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   GYPSUM 0.5 E          0.26   702 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2.3 N         0.18   706 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   WOLCOTT 2N            0.18   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   VAIL 2.6 E            0.17   717 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   VAIL 0.9 WNW          0.13   707 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...GARFIELD COUNTY...
   CARBONDALE 4.6 NNE    0.38   904 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CARBONDALE 0.5 W      0.30   713 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 0.9 NE          0.28   835 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   RIFLE 3ENE            0.27   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   RIFLE 3.2 ENE         0.27   744 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   RIFLE                 0.15  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS 5.3  0.14   702 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS .64  0.13   712 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   GLENWOOD SPRINGS 1.4  0.11   836 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   SILT 1E               0.09   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION

...GUNNISON COUNTY...
   GOTHIC                0.65   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   CRESTED BUTTE 6.2 N   0.65   735 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CRESTED BUTTE         0.32   955 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   DOYLEVILLE 2.1 W      0.28   851 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CIMARRON 11.2 S       0.17   703 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   GUNNISON 7.9 WSW      0.07   811 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...LA PLATA COUNTY...
   BAYFIELD 7N           0.57   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   DURANGO 7.1 N         0.50   826 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   BAYFIELD 0.6 WSW      0.45   849 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   DURANGO 0.7 NNE       0.37   730 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   DURANGO .35 E         0.24   713 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   BAYFIELD 7.0 N        0.21   720 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   DURANGO               0.20  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE
   IGNACIO 8E            0.18   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   HESPERUS 13.3 SSW     0.12   813 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...MESA COUNTY...
   GLADE PARK 17W        0.62   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   MACK 5 NW             0.45   629 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MESA 6S               0.36   600 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   GRAND JUNCTION 4.1 W  0.35   628 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   FRUITA 4.5 NNE        0.30   621 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   GRAND JUNCTION 8NNW   0.22   818 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MESA 1E               0.16   700 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   COLLBRAN 2SW          0.16   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   COLORADO NM           0.15   829 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   PALISADE              0.15   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   GRAND JUNCTION        0.14  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE
   GRAND JUNCTION 4.0 W  0.09   830 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...MOFFAT COUNTY...
   CRAIG 33N             0.57   800 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   MASSADONA             0.53   900 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   CRAIG 4SW             0.46   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   DINOSAUR 2E           0.45  1100 AM 11/03  W CO CRN SITE
   CRAIG 1.2 ESE         0.44   733 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CRAIG                 0.24  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE

...MONTEZUMA COUNTY...
   CORTEZ 2.3 NW         0.12   722 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   DOLORES 3.9 SSW       0.09   638 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CORTEZ 1.2 SW         0.08   703 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CORTEZ                0.06   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   CORTEZ 7.7 W          0.05   839 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MESA VERDE NP         0.03   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   CORTEZ 8SE            0.02  1100 AM 11/03  W CO CRN SITE

...MONTROSE COUNTY...
   BLACK CANYON NP       0.24   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   MONTROSE 5.6 SW       0.16   858 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 11ENE        0.15  1100 AM 11/03  W CO CRN SITE
   MONTROSE #2           0.15   800 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   MONTROSE 1.2 WSW      0.14   756 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 1.2 ESE      0.13   713 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.0 SSE      0.13   500 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.0 E        0.13   756 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 2.9 ESE      0.13   712 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 1.6 E        0.11   742 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 7.3 ENE      0.09   734 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   PARADOX 2N            0.09   600 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   MONTROSE 3.9 WNW      0.06   630 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MONTROSE 4.0 NW       0.05   810 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   OLATHE 3.2 NNE        0.03   648 AM 11/03  COCORAHS

...OURAY COUNTY...
   OURAY .23 NNW         0.12   825 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   OURAY                 0.12   715 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

...PITKIN COUNTY...
   ASPEN                 0.42  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE

...RIO BLANCO COUNTY...
   RANGELY 1E            0.58   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   MEEKER                0.41  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE

...ROUTT COUNTY...
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS .1  0.48   758 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   CLARK 0.7 NW          0.45   739 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   STMBOAT SPGS 1SE      0.40   659 AM 11/03  UNOFFICIAL STATION
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS 1   0.40   719 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   STEAMBOAT SPRINGS     0.37   730 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE
   YAMPA                 0.18   700 AM 11/03  W CO COOP SITE

UTAH

...DAGGETT COUNTY...
   JARVIE RANCH          0.28   800 AM 11/03  E UT COOP SITE

...GRAND COUNTY...
   CASTLE VALLEY 0.6 W   0.46   849 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MOAB 3.7 ESE          0.23   811 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   MOAB 1.3 NW           0.18   818 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   ARCHES NP HQS         0.15   700 AM 11/03  E UT COOP SITE
   CANYONLANDS AIRPORT   0.02  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE

...SAN JUAN COUNTY...
   MONTICELLO #2         0.10   700 AM 11/03  E UT COOP SITE
   CNYLANDS-NEEDLES      0.05   800 AM 11/03  E UT COOP SITE

...UINTAH COUNTY...
   VERNAL 3.7 WNW        0.22   827 AM 11/03  COCORAHS
   VERNAL                0.10  1100 AM 11/03  AVIATION SITE

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