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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
500 PM MST Tue Dec 06 2016


...Final Statement for Snow Totals and Peak Wind Gusts from the
Winter Storm Sunday and Monday...

A powerful winter storm first brought significant snowfall across
portions of western Wyoming Saturday night through Sunday night,
before shifting some significant snowfall east of the Divide Sunday
night and Monday. Below are preliminary snowfall totals and peak
wind gusts for this event.

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

***** Snowfall Reports *****

Location                              Snowfall

Big Horn County...
 Shell Creek Snotel...               10 inches.
 Bone Springs Divide Snotel...        7 inches.
 Bald Mountain Snotel...              3 inches.
 Powder River Pass...                 2 inches.
 Basin...                             1 inch.
 Greybull...                        0.1 inches.


Fremont County...
 South Pass Snotel...                18 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                 18 inches.
 Burroughs Creek Snotel...           16 inches.
 Castle Creek Snotel...              11 inches.
 Hobbs Park Snotel...                10 inches.
 Brooks Lake...                      10 inches.
 Townsend Creek Snotel...             7 inches.
 Atlantic City...                   6.1 inches.
 Cold Springs Snotel...               5 inches.
 St. Lawrence Alt Snotel...           5 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...                4 inches.
 10 WNW Dubois...                   1.5 inches.
 Boysen Dam...                        1 inch.
 6 SW Lander...                     0.5 inches.
 Riverton Airport...                0.3 inches.
 Dubois...                          0.3 inches.
 Riverton...                        0.2 inches.


Hot Springs County...
 Owl Creek Snotel...                  3 inches.
 Thermopolis...                  2 to 3 inches.
 9 NE Thermopolis...                0.6 inches.


Johnson County...
 Hansen Sawmill Snotel...            13 inches.
 Little Goose Snotel...              12 inches.
 Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel...      10 inches.
 Soldier Park Snotel...               9 inches.
 7 NE Buffalo...                      6 inches.
 Bear Trap Meadow Snotel...           6 inches.
 17 NNW Kaycee...                     5 inches.
 Buffalo...                    around 4 inches.
 3 NNE Kaycee...                      3 inches.
 17 E Kaycee...                       1 inch.


Lincoln County...
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...         15 inches.
 Commissary Ridge...                 15 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...                14 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                14 inches.
 Box Y Ranch...                      13 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...              12 inches.
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...       10 inches.
 Willow Creek Snotel...               9 inches.
 5 SSE Smoot...                       9 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...           8 inches.
 Kelley Ranger Station Snotel...      8 inches.
 2 SE Thayne...                     7.9 inches.
 3 SE Bedford...                      7 inches.
 Salt River Summit Snotel...          6 inches.
 Hams Fork Snotel...                  4 inches.
 Afton...                           3.6 inches.


Natrona County...
 Casper...                      7 to 10 inches.
 1 SW Casper...                       9 inches.
 4 WSW Casper...                    7.7 inches.
 Casper Airport...                    7 inches.
 Paradise Valley...                   7 inches.
 Reno Hill Snotel...                  7 inches.
 10 WSW Casper...                   5.5 inches.
 Powder River...                      5 inches.
 Casper Mountain Snotel...            4 inches.
 3 WSW Casper...                    3.4 inches.
 Grave Spring Snotel...               3 inches.
 11 WSW Casper...                     3 inches.
 Midwest...                           1 inch.


Park County...
 Blackwater Snotel...                16 inches.
 1 ENE Wapiti...                   14.5 inches.
 Marquette Snotel...                 13 inches.
 Pahaska...                          13 inches.
 Younts Peak Snotel...               10 inches.
 Beartooth Lake Snotel...            10 inches.
 Evening Star Snotel...               9 inches.
 Kirwin Snotel...                     9 inches.
 26 SW Cody...                      8.5 inches.
 Timber Creek Snotel...               7 inches.
 Cody...                         3 to 6 inches.
 3 NE Sunshine...                   5.3 inches.
 Wolverine Snotel...                  5 inches.
 3 NE Clark...                        2 inches.
 4 SW Powell...                     0.4 inches.
 4 ENE Powell...                    0.2 inches.


Sublette County...
 Kendall Ranger Station Snotel...    16 inches.
 Loomis Park Snotel...               15 inches.
 Triple Peak Snotel...               13 inches.
 Bondurant...                       9.2 inches.
 Snider Basin Snotel...               9 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...               9 inches.
 East Rim Divide Snotel...            8 inches.
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...          8 inches.
 New Fork Lake Snotel...              8 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...          7 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...               7 inches.
 14 NW Pinedale...                  5.6 inches.
 Pocket Creek Snotel...               5 inches.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...              3 inches.
 Pinedale...                        1.8 inches.
 Boulder Rearing Station...           1 inch.


Sweetwater County...
 Green River...              0.4 to 0.8 inches.
 7 SE Rock Springs...               0.5 inches.
 Rock Springs...                    0.4 inches.
 4 NNW Rock Springs...              0.4 inches.
 5 N Farson...                      0.3 inches.


Teton County...
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...            21 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...      19 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...               18 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Rendezvous Bowl...   17 inches.
 Phillips Bench Snotel...            17 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...           16 inches.
 Grand Targhee Snotel...             15 inches.
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...     14 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                 14 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...             13 inches.
 Snow King...                        11 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...        11 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...          11 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...             10 inches.
 1 ENE Teton Village...             9.5 inches.
 3 SSW Wilson...                    9.5 inches.
 Jackson...                           8 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...               8 inches.
 12 NE Jackson...                     7 inches.
 1 NNW Alta...                        3 inches.


Washakie County...
 Powder River Pass Snotel...          5 inches.
 Middle Powder Snotel...              4 inches.
 4 N Ten Sleep...                     2 inches.
 8 SW Worland...                      1 inch.
 Winchester...                        1 inch.
 Ten Sleep...                       0.1 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
 Two Ocean Plateau Snotel...         27 inches.
 Lewis Lake Divide Snotel...         16 inches.
 Thumb Divide Snotel...              11 inches.
 Parker Peak Snotel...               10 inches.
 Sylvan Road Snotel...                8 inches.
 Sylvan Lake Snotel...                6 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...            4.6 inches.
 Canyon Snotel...                     4 inches.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...      0.5 inches.


***** Wind Reports *****

Location                     Speed     Time/Date   Elevation (ft.)

...Big Horn County...
Greybull Airport             48 MPH    0536 AM 12/05   3935

...Fremont County...
Red Canyon                   75 MPH    0625 PM 12/04   6768
7 SW Muddy Gap               67 MPH    0550 AM 12/04   7380
Beaver Rim                   63 MPH    0616 PM 12/04   6784
Dubois Airport               53 MPH    0135 AM 12/05   7297
7 NW Lander                  53 MPH    0654 PM 12/04   5797
Jeffrey City                 52 MPH    0859 PM 12/04   6374
2 W South Pass City          51 MPH    1121 AM 12/04   8185
10 W Dubois                  49 MPH    0140 AM 12/05   8432
10 W Fort Washakie           49 MPH    1201 PM 12/04   9235
Lander Airport               48 MPH    0823 PM 12/04   5586
8 W South Pass City          47 MPH    0550 AM 12/05   8120

...Johnson County...
7 SW Barnum                  48 MPH    1246 PM 12/03   6440
12 N Kaycee                  45 MPH    0746 AM 12/05   5287

...Lincoln County...
Mt Coffin                    96 MPH    0400 AM 12/05   10870
3 NW Etna                    45 MPH    0153 AM 12/05   5692

...Natrona County...
16 S Hiland                  69 MPH    1010 PM 12/04   6380
Casper Outer Drive           65 MPH    0316 PM 12/04   5463
Casper Airport               52 MPH    0208 PM 12/04   5320
7 W Alcova                   50 MPH    1110 PM 12/04   6342
2 SE Hiland                  48 MPH    0226 PM 12/04   6134
20 N Casper                  47 MPH    0100 AM 12/05   5677
Natrona                      46 MPH    0610 PM 12/04   5589

...Park County...
5 WNW Clark                  75 MPH    1230 PM 12/04   4659
Hoyt Peak                    74 MPH    0500 PM 12/04   9800
3 E Pahaska                  56 MPH    0457 AM 12/05   7500
Chief Joseph Hwy             52 MPH    0110 PM 12/03   8136
10 WNW Cody                  52 MPH    0940 AM 12/04   8401
8 S Clark                    49 MPH    1100 PM 12/03   4710
1 W Clark                    46 MPH    1219 AM 12/04   4270
Crandall                     45 MPH    0412 AM 12/05   6640

...Sublette County...
21 W Big Piney               59 MPH    0409 AM 12/05   8200
Big Piney Airport            47 MPH    0354 AM 12/05   6974

...Sweetwater County...
15 SE Rock Springs           54 MPH    1144 AM 12/03   7550
7 WSW Rock Springs           54 MPH    0505 AM 12/05   6238
I 80 - Mile Marker 142       53 MPH    0645 AM 12/05   7162
Rock Springs Airport         53 MPH    0618 AM 12/05   6760
23 W Wamsutter               51 MPH    0615 AM 12/05   6804
8 E Rock Springs             50 MPH    0600 AM 12/05   6339
5 E Rock Springs             49 MPH    0545 AM 12/05   6369
I 80 - Mile Marker 157       48 MPH    0545 AM 12/05   6965
20 ENE Opal                  47 MPH    0441 AM 12/05   6556
I 80 - Mile Marker 184       45 MPH    0836 AM 12/05   7112
5 SSE Point Of Rocks         45 MPH    0615 AM 12/05   6568
I 80 - Mile Marker 124       45 MPH    0626 AM 12/05   6475

...Teton County...
Summit - Jackson Resort      58 MPH    1230 AM 12/05   10318
5 ENE Alta - Freds Mtn       55 MPH    0915 PM 12/04   9840
2 WNW Teton Village          48 MPH    0730 PM 12/04   7913

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