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Public Information Statement...Updated
National Weather Service Riverton WY
205 PM MST Thu Jan 5 2017

...Final Snowfall Totals for Tuesday/Wednesday Winter Storm...

The following snowfall totals listed by county below occurred
between January 3rd and 6am on January 5th, and minimum temperature
reports from the morning of January 5th.

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...
 Lovell...                          0.1 inches.

Fremont County...
 Atlantic City...                     7 inches.
 St. Lawrence Alt Snotel...           5 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                  5 inches.
 Dubois...                            5 inches.
 Jeffrey City...                      4 inches.
 Hobbs Park Snotel...                 4 inches.
 Cold Springs Snotel...               4 inches.
 6 SW Lander...                     3.4 inches.
 9 SSE Lander...                    3.2 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...                3 inches.
 Townsend Creek Snotel...             3 inches.
 Brooks Lake...                       2 inches.
 Hudson...                            2 inches.
 Lander...                            2 inches.
 7 SE Lander...                       2 inches.
 Lander Airport...                  1.9 inches.
 Riverton Airport...                1.8 inches.
 7 WNW Lander...                    1.8 inches.
 Riverton Downtown...               1.2 inches.
 2 W Riverton...                      1 inch.
 South Pass Snotel...                 1 inch.
 6 N Riverton...                      1 inch.
 Shoshoni...                        0.7 inches.
 Burris...                          0.4 inches.
 9 S Lander...                      0.3 inches.

Hot Springs County...
 Thermopolis...                       1 inch.
 9 NE Thermopolis...                0.2 inches.

Johnson County...
 Buffalo...                         0.5 inches.
 4 SSW Buffalo...                   0.3 inches.

Lincoln County...
 Commissary Ridge...                 17 inches.
 5 SSE Smoot...                      15 inches.
 Box Y Ranch...                      14 inches.
 Hams Fork Snotel...                 14 inches.
 Kelley Ranger Station Snotel...     14 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...                13 inches.
 Alpine...                           13 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...              13 inches.
 2 SE Thayne...                    12.5 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...         12 inches.
 Afton...                          11.4 inches.
 Smoot...                            11 inches.
 3 S Fontenelle Dam...               10 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...          10 inches.
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...       10 inches.
 Salt River Summit Snotel...          9 inches.
 Willow Creek Snotel...               9 inches.
 2 NW Afton...                        9 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                 8 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...                 7 inches.
 Fossil Butte...                    5.8 inches.

Natrona County...
 5 SSW Casper...                      4 inches.
 1 S Casper...                      2.6 inches.
 10 WSW Casper...                   2.5 inches.
 4 WSW Casper...                      2 inches.
 Paradise Valley...                 1.8 inches.
 Casper...                          1.5 inches.
 Casper Airport...                  1.5 inches.
 Powder River...                      1 inch.
 Casper Mountain Snotel...            1 inch.

Park County...
 1 ENE Wapiti...                      4 inches.
 5 ESE Cody...                      1.3 inches.
 26 SW Cody...                      1.1 inches.
 3 NE Sunshine...                   1.1 inches.
 Pahaska...                           1 inch.
 2 WSW Cody...                        1 inch.
 Cody...                            0.6 inches.
 4 SE Cody...                       0.6 inches.
 Cody...                            0.5 inches.
 Powell...                          0.3 inches.
 4 SW Powell...                     0.3 inches.
 4 ENE Powell...                    0.2 inches.

Sublette County...
 Snider Basin Snotel...              11 inches.
 Triple Peak Snotel...               10 inches.
 14 NW Pinedale...                  7.6 inches.
 Boulder Rearing Station...           7 inches.
 East Rim Divide Snotel...            6 inches.
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...          6 inches.
 Loomis Park Snotel...                6 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...               6 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...          5 inches.
 New Fork Lake Snotel...              4 inches.
 Kendall Ranger Station Snotel...     4 inches.
 Pinedale...                        3.7 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...               3 inches.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...            2.5 inches.
 13 NE Big Piney...                 2.2 inches.

Sweetwater County...
 4 NNW Rock Springs...             11.4 inches.
 Rock Springs...                6 to 11 inches.
 Green River...                 6 to 10 inches.
 Buckboard Marina...                  8 inches.
 5 N Farson...                        6 inches.
  Wamsutter...                         6 inches.

Teton County...
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...      9 inches.
 Grand Targhee Snotel...              8 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...              7 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Rendezvous Bowl...  6.5 inches.
 Moose...                           5.7 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...     5.5 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...           5.1 inches.
 Phillips Bench Snotel...             5 inches.
 Snow King...                         5 inches.
 3 NNE Wilson...                    4.5 inches.
 Jackson...                         4.3 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...              4 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...         4 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...                4 inches.
 2 NE Teton Village...              3.8 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...             3.6 inches.
 Jackson Dam...                     3.2 inches.
 2 SW Wilson...                       3 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...           3 inches.
 12 NE Jackson...                   2.5 inches.
 Darwin Ranch...                      2 inches.
 1 NNW Alta...                        2 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...            2 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                  2 inches.

Washakie County...
 16 SSE Ten Sleep...                1.4 inches.
 8 SW Worland...                      1 inch.
 27 S Ten Sleep...                  0.4 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
 Snake River Ranger Station...      3.2 inches.
 Yellowstone East Entrance...         1 inch.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...      0.4 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...            0.2 inches.


***** Low Temperature Reports on January 5th *****

Location                     Temp      Time/Date       Elevation (ft.)
1 W Grant Village            -41 F     0545 AM 01/05   7874
NE Entrance Yellowstone      -39 F     0815 AM 01/05   7360
Lamar Ranger Station         -38 F     0816 AM 01/05   6555
9 E Tower Junction           -36 F     0745 AM 01/05   7266
1 SW Canyon                  -34 F     0649 AM 01/05   7900
Tensleep                     -33 F     0700 AM 01/05   4680
Thermopolis 9 NE             -32 F     0600 AM 01/05   4280
14 ENE Dubois                -32 F     0900 AM 01/05   7365
Greybull                     -32 F     0849 AM 01/05   3860
Lake Yellowstone             -32 F     1056 AM 01/05   7835
4 W South Entrance Ynp       -31 F     0845 AM 01/05   7040
Jackson - Coop               -31 F     0900 AM 01/05   6210
Old Faithful                 -31 F     0830 AM 01/05   7320
Tower Falls                  -31 F     0845 AM 01/05   6266
East Entrance Yellowstone Np -30 F     0735 AM 01/05   6951
Old Faithful                 -30 F     0845 AM 01/05   7350
Greybull Airport             -30 F     0813 AM 01/05   3935
Jackson                      -30 F     0815 AM 01/05   6240
Pahaska                      -30 F     0700 AM 01/05   6696
13 NE Ten Sleep              -30 F     0750 AM 01/05   8038
Casper Airport               -28 F     1053 AM 01/05   5320
19 WSW Dubois                -28 F     0810 AM 01/05   8833
Worland                      -28 F     0304 AM 01/05   4042
Basin                        -27 F     0720 AM 01/05   3897
Jeffrey City                 -27 F     0700 AM 01/05   6320
6 SW Meeteetse               -27 F     0710 AM 01/05   6238
Worland                      -27 F     0334 AM 01/05   4052
Afton Airport                -26 F     0835 AM 01/05   6220
Kaycee                       -26 F     0752 AM 01/05   4681
Ten Sleep                    -26 F     0456 AM 01/05   4470
Moose                        -26 F     0825 AM 01/05   6466
5 S Of South Entrance Ynp    -26 F     0845 AM 01/05   7020
8 SE Bondurant               -26 F     0726 AM 01/05   7797
Lake Village                 -26 F     0800 AM 01/05   7875
2 S Riverton                 -26 F     0715 AM 01/05   4901
Bondurant                    -25 F     0915 AM 01/05   6650
Burris                       -25 F     0730 AM 01/05   6120
Crandall                     -25 F     0812 AM 01/05   6640
Kirby                        -25 F     0815 AM 01/05   4350
10 SW Kaycee                 -25 F     0830 AM 01/05   4900
South Entrance Ynp           -25 F     0600 AM 01/05   6900
18 WNW Buffalo               -25 F     0745 PM 01/04   8580
3 SW Moose                   -24 F     0838 AM 01/05   6440
3 NE Clark                   -24 F     0800 AM 01/05   4090
10 W Dubois                  -24 F     0826 AM 01/05   8432
Dubois                       -24 F     0600 AM 01/05   6955
3 NW Etna                    -24 F     0908 AM 01/05   5692
Moran                        -24 F     0800 AM 01/05   6800
Cowley Airport               -24 F     0755 AM 01/05   4090
Basin                        -23 F     0800 AM 01/05   3837
Crowheart                    -23 F     0528 AM 01/05   6099
Deaver - Coop                -23 F     0745 AM 01/05   4105
4 N Moose                    -23 F     0758 AM 01/05   6730
Snake River At Jackson Lake  -23 F     0930 AM 01/05   6779
Moose - Coop                 -23 F     0800 AM 01/05   6445
3 NW Etna                    -23 F     0915 AM 01/05   5676
Atlantic City - Coop         -22 F     0840 AM 01/05   7714
20 SW Echeta                 -22 F     1110 PM 01/04   4068
Thermopolis                  -21 F     0700 AM 01/05   4426
Jeffrey City                 -21 F     0826 AM 01/05   6374
Lovell                       -21 F     0824 AM 01/05   3830
Thayne                       -21 F     0509 AM 01/05   5928
7 E Moran Jct                -21 F     0752 AM 01/05   7251
Midwest                      -21 F     0700 AM 01/05   4860
Pahaska                      -21 F     0800 AM 01/05   6800
19 SSW Wapiti                -21 F     0430 AM 01/05   6200
Midwest                      -20 F     0819 AM 01/05   4865
Kelly                        -20 F     0851 AM 01/05   6653
Fort Washakie                -20 F     0730 AM 01/05   5565
Jackson Hole Airport         -20 F     0851 AM 01/05   6445

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

$$

NWS Riverton WY
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