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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
836 AM PST Sun Jan 21 2018


A winter storm system moved across the southern Great Basin Friday
and Saturday, bringing snowfall to portions of the region. The
hardest hit areas were in Lincoln County, mainly above 5000 feet,
where upwards of 8 inches fell. Use caution if traveling in these
areas today as there may still be ice and compact snow in places,
especially on side roads. Below are snowfall reported collected from
the storm.

...Snowfall Reports...

Location                     Amount    Time/Date       Lat/Lon


...Clark County...
Bristlecone Trail SNOTEL     5.0 in    1000 PM 01/20   36.32N/115.70W
Lee Canyon SNOTEL            4.0 in    1000 PM 01/20   36.31N/115.68W
Lee Canyon Ski Area (Base)   2.5 in    0900 AM 01/20   36.31N/115.68W
Rainbow Canyon SNOTEL        2.0 in    1000 PM 01/20   36.25N/115.63W
Mt. Charleston               1.4 in    0700 AM 01/21   36.26N/115.65W

...Esmeralda County...
Goldfield Summit             5.0 in    0800 AM 01/20   37.68N/117.23W
1 N Goldfield                4.2 in    0800 AM 01/20   37.72N/117.24W
Goldfield                    3.0 in    0830 AM 01/20   37.71N/117.23W

...Lincoln County...
Pioche                       8.0 in    1200 PM 01/20   37.94N/114.45W
Caliente Summit              8.0 in    1200 PM 01/20   37.59N/114.68W
Panaca                       5.0 in    1200 PM 01/20   37.79N/114.39W
1 W Caliente                 2.0 in    0730 AM 01/21   37.61N/114.53W
Rachel                       1.0 in    0830 AM 01/20   37.65N/115.75W
3 S Hiko                     0.5 in    0800 AM 01/20   37.56N/115.22W

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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