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Public Information Statement...CORRECTION
National Weather Service Riverton WY
0544 AM MST Mon Jan 09 2017

...Preliminary Snowfall Totals and Peak Wind Gusts...

Corrected the peak wind gust in Red Canyon from 86 MPH to 87 MPH.

...Snowfall Reports...

Below are preliminary snowfall totals from Saturday night through
Sunday night. However some snowfall data below are only received
during the morning hours. An updated snowfall report will be issued
as more data are received.

Note: SnoTELS (Snow Telemetry) are remote sensing sites in high
mountain watersheds. Snowfall data from SNOTELS are estimated based
on snow water equivalent.

Location                              Snowfall

Big Horn County...
 Shell Creek Snotel...                1 inch.
 Bone Springs Divide Snotel...        1 inch.

Fremont County...
 Brooks Lake...                       9 inches.
 South Pass Snotel...                 3 inches.
 Burroughs Creek Snotel...            3 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                  3 inches.
 Hobbs Park Snotel...                 2 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...                1 inch.
 Cold Springs Snotel...               1 inch.
 Castle Creek Snotel...               1 inch.
 Atlantic City...                     1 inch.
 Townsend Creek Snotel...             1 inch.

Johnson County...
 Soldier Park Snotel...               1 inch.

Lincoln County...
 Commissary Ridge...                 12 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...         11 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                10 inches.
 Willow Creek Snotel...              10 inches.
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...       10 inches.
 Hams Fork Snotel...                  9 inches.
 Kelley Ranger Station Snotel...      9 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...               9 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...           8 inches.
 Salt River Summit Snotel...          7 inches.
 Alpine...                            6 inches.
 Box Y Ranch...                       4 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...               2.5 inches.
 2 SE Thayne...                       2 inches.
 3 SE Bedford...                      2 inches.
 Afton...                           1.8 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...               1.5 inches.
 5 SSE Smoot...                       1 inch.

Natrona County...
 Grave Spring Snotel...               1 inch.
 Casper...                          0.5 inches.
 4 WSW Casper...                    0.1 inches.

Park County...
 Beartooth Lake Snotel...             5 inches.
 Evening Star Snotel...               4 inches.
 Wolverine Snotel...                  3 inches.
 Younts Peak Snotel...                3 inches.
 Kirwin Snotel...                     2 inches.
 Blackwater Snotel...                 1 inch.
 Pahaska...                           1 inch.

Sublette County...
 Triple Peak Snotel...               12 inches.
 Kendall Ranger Station Snotel...    11 inches.
 Snider Basin Snotel...               9 inches.
 Loomis Park Snotel...                9 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...          7 inches.
 East Rim Divide Snotel...            7 inches.
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...          7 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...               6 inches.
 New Fork Lake Snotel...              6 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...               5 inches.
 Bondurant...                       4.3 inches.
 14 NW Pinedale...                  2.6 inches.
 Pinedale...                        2.2 inches.
 Boulder Rearing Station...           2 inches.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...            1.5 inches.

Sweetwater County...
 Rock Springs...                 0.5 to 1 inch.
 4 NNW Rock Springs...              0.6 inches.
 Green River...                     0.5 inches.
 7 SE Rock Springs...               0.2 inches.

Teton County...
 Phillips Bench Snotel...            19 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...             17 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...               14 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...      14 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...            13 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...           10 inches.
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...     10 inches.
 Grand Targhee Snotel...              9 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...           9 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...              8 inches.
 Snow King...                         8 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...               8 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                  8 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...         7 inches.
 5 NW Jackson...                    4.5 inches.
 3 SSW Wilson...                      4 inches.
 Jackson Dam...                     3.8 inches.
 2 NE Teton Village...                3 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
 Lewis Lake Divide Snotel...         10 inches.
 Thumb Divide Snotel...               6 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...            3.5 inches.
 Snake River Ranger Station...      3.5 inches.
 Canyon Snotel...                     3 inches.
 Sylvan Lake Snotel...                2 inches.
 Sylvan Road Snotel...                2 inches.
 Yellowstone East Entrance...         1 inch.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...        1 inch.
 Parker Peak Snotel...                1 inch.


...Wind Reports from Sunday and Sunday Night...

Below are peak wind gusts at or above 45 mph for the past 24 hours
ending at 6 AM Monday.  This report does not include the high wind
that occurred Saturday night which included a gust of 84 mph and 61
mph along Outer Drive in Casper, and the Casper Airport,
respectively.


Location                     Speed       Time/Date  Elevation (ft.)

...Fremont County...
Red Canyon                   87 MPH    1055 PM 01/08   6768
7 SW Muddy Gap               76 MPH    0450 AM 01/08   7380
Beaver Rim                   72 MPH    1031 PM 01/08   6784
Lander Airport               56 MPH    0138 AM 01/09   5586
7 NW Lander                  54 MPH    0137 AM 01/09   5797
Jeffrey City                 50 MPH    0402 AM 01/09   6374
10 W Fort Washakie           47 MPH    0501 AM 01/08   9235

...Hot Springs County...
10 S Meeteetse               74 MPH    0142 AM 01/09   7127
Boysen Peak                  49 MPH    0515 AM 01/08   7300

...Johnson County...
18 NW Buffalo                61 MPH    0347 AM 01/08   8604
7 SW Barnum                  52 MPH    0246 AM 01/09   6440
12 N Kaycee                  45 MPH    0146 AM 01/09   5287

...Lincoln County...
Mt Coffin                    72 MPH    0400 AM 01/09   10870

...Natrona County...
Casper Outer Drive           81 MPH    1006 PM 01/08   5463
16 S Hiland                  76 MPH    0310 AM 01/09   6380
2 SE Hiland                  63 MPH    0221 AM 01/09   6134
Casper Airport               56 MPH    1123 PM 01/08   5320
20 N Casper                  55 MPH    1236 AM 01/09   5677
7 W Alcova                   50 MPH    0125 AM 01/09   6342
Natrona                      50 MPH    1105 PM 01/08   5589

...Park County...
Chief Joseph Hwy             60 MPH    0650 AM 01/08   8136
Hoyt Peak                    56 MPH    0130 AM 01/09   9800

...Sweetwater County...
I 80 - Mile Marker 157       48 MPH    1130 PM 01/08   6965
I 80 - Mile Marker 184       47 MPH    1236 AM 01/09   7112

...Teton County...
Summit - Jackson Resort      68 MPH    1230 AM 01/09   10318
5 ENE Alta - Freds Mtn       54 MPH    1215 AM 01/09   9840
1 W Grant Village            48 MPH    0410 AM 01/09   7874

...Washakie County...
15 SSW Big Trails            53 MPH    0940 PM 01/08   6554

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.

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