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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
550 PM MST SUN JAN 18 2015

...PRELIMINARY STORM INFORMATION...

SNOWFALL REPORTS WERE RECEIVED TODAY BETWEEN 7 AM AND 5 PM.  MOST
MOUNTAIN SNOW REPORTS ARE FROM MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH 4 PM
SUNDAY.  THE HIGHEST SNOWFALL AMOUNT WAS REPORTED AT THE RAYMER PLOT
(9360 FT) AT JACKSON HOLE MOUNTAIN RESORT WITH 8 INCHES.

PEAK WIND REPORTS ARE FOR THE LAST 24 HOURS FROM 5 PM SATURDAY
THROUGH 5 PM SUNDAY.  THE PEAK WIND GUSTS RECORDED SO FAR WAS 91 MPH
AT 1051 AM A LOCATION 5 MILES WEST NORTHWEST OF CLARK.  OUR NETWORK
OF REMOTE AUTOMATIC WEATHER STATIONS (RAWS) STOPPED REPORTING SHORTLY
BEFORE MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT...SO PEAK WIND INFORMATION IS ONLY
AVAILABLE UP TO AROUND THE TIME OF THE OUTAGE FROM 5 PM TO BETWEEN
11 PM AND MIDNIGHT SATURDAY.


 ***** SNOWFALL REPORTS *****

LOCATION                             SNOWFALL


FREMONT COUNTY...
 BROOKS LAKE...                       1 INCH.
 BURROUGHS CREEK SNOTEL...            1 INCH.


LINCOLN COUNTY...
 COMMISSARY RIDGE...                  4 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT...                 3 INCHES.
 COTTONWOOD CREEK SNOTEL...           3 INCHES.
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE SNOTEL...        2 INCHES.
 WILLOW CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 HAMS FORK SNOTEL...                  2 INCHES.
 3 SE BEDFORD...                      2 INCHES.
 BOX Y RANCH...                       2 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT SNOTEL...          2 INCHES.
 2 SE THAYNE...                     1.7 INCHES.
 STAR VALLEY RANCH...               1.5 INCHES.
 AFTON...                           1.4 INCHES.
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT SNOTEL...          1 INCH.
 5 SSE SMOOT...                       1 INCH.
 KELLEY RANGER STATION SNOTEL...      1 INCH.
 INDIAN CREEK SNOTEL...               1 INCH.


PARK COUNTY...
 EVENING STAR SNOTEL...               6 INCHES.
 BEARTOOTH LAKE SNOTEL...             5 INCHES.
 BLACKWATER SNOTEL...                 3 INCHES.
 KIRWIN SNOTEL...                     2 INCHES.

SUBLETTE COUNTY...
 NEW FORK LAKE SNOTEL...              3 INCHES.
 KENDALL RANGER STATION SNOTEL...     3 INCHES.
 GUNSITE PASS SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 TRIPLE PEAK SNOTEL...                2 INCHES.
 LOOMIS PARK SNOTEL...                2 INCHES.
 EAST RIM DIVIDE SNOTEL...            1 INCH.
 ELKHART PARK G.S. SNOTEL...          1 INCH.
 POCKET CREEK SNOTEL...               1 INCH.
 BIG SANDY OPENING SNOTEL...          1 INCH.
 14 NW PINEDALE...                  0.4 INCHES.


TETON COUNTY...
 JACKSON HOLE - RAYMER...             8 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - RENDEZVOUS BOWL...  7.5 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - MID MOUNTAIN...     5.5 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE MOUNTAIN LODGE...           5 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE SNOTEL...              5 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE - CHIEF JOSEPH...      4 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE PASS SNOTEL...              4 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER STN SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.
 PHILLIPS BENCH SNOTEL...             4 INCHES.
 GRASSY LAKE SNOTEL...                4 INCHES.
 BASE CAMP SNOTEL...                  3 INCHES.
 2 NE TETON VILLAGE...                3 INCHES.
 MOOSE...                             3 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - BASE...               2 INCHES.
 3 SSW WILSON...                      2 INCHES.
 4 SW JACKSON...                    1.4 INCHES.
 SNOW KING...                         1 INCH.
 GRANITE CREEK SNOTEL...              1 INCH.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE SNOTEL...          6 INCHES.
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU SNOTEL...          5 INCHES.
 PARKER PEAK SNOTEL...                5 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER RANGER STATION...      4.5 INCHES.
 CANYON SNOTEL...                     3 INCHES.
 THUMB DIVIDE SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 SYLVAN ROAD SNOTEL...                2 INCHES.
 SYLVAN LAKE SNOTEL...                2 INCHES.
 OLD FAITHFUL RANGER STATION...       2 INCHES.
 YELLOWSTONE EAST ENTRANCE...         2 INCHES.
 TOWER FALLS RANGER STATION...      0.6 INCHES.
 LAMAR RANGER STATION...            0.5 INCHES.


***** PEAK WIND REPORTS *****

LOCATION                     SPEED     TIME/DATE

...WYOMING...

...FREMONT...
7 SW MUDDY GAP (7380 FT)     68 MPH    1050 PM 01/17
10 N DUBOIS (8085 FT)        58 MPH    0857 PM 01/17
BEAVER RIM (6784 FT)         51 MPH    1121 PM 01/17
2 W SOUTH PASS CITY (8185 FT 49 MPH    1026 AM 01/18
JEFFREY CITY (6374 FT)       48 MPH    0451 AM 01/18
LAVA MOUNTAIN                47 MPH    1255 AM 01/18
DUBOIS (6980 FT)             46 MPH    0129 AM 01/18
10 W FORT WASHAKIE (9235 FT) 45 MPH    1101 PM 01/17
RED CANYON (6768 FT)         45 MPH    0545 PM 01/17
CROWHEART (6099 FT)          42 MPH    1219 PM 01/18
SOUTH PASS (8491 FT)         41 MPH    0255 PM 01/18

...HOT SPRINGS...
BOYSEN PEAK (7300 FT)        58 MPH    0915 PM 01/17

...JOHNSON...
7 SW BARNUM (6440 FT)        47 MPH    1046 PM 01/17
12 N KAYCEE (5287 FT)        40 MPH    1026 PM 01/17

...NATRONA...
16 S HILAND (6380 FT)        76 MPH    1010 PM 01/17
CASPER - OUTER DR (5463 FT)  71 MPH    1031 AM 01/18
2 SE HILAND (6134 FT)        56 MPH    0940 PM 01/17
CASPER AIRPORT (5320 FT)     47 MPH    1114 AM 01/18
19 N CASPER (5677 FT)        43 MPH    0325 AM 01/18
7 W ALCOVA (6342 FT)         41 MPH    1145 PM 01/17

...PARK...
5 WNW CLARK (4659 FT)        91 MPH    1051 AM 01/18
CHIEF JOSEPH HWY (8136 FT)   78 MPH    1155 AM 01/18
1 W CLARK (4270 FT)          63 MPH    0757 PM 01/17
8 WSW PAHASKA (9799 FT)      63 MPH    0330 PM 01/18
8 N MEETEETSE (5926 FT)      57 MPH    0931 AM 01/18
10 WNW CODY (8401 FT)        52 MPH    0640 PM 01/17
POWELL AIRPORT (5050 FT)     46 MPH    0835 PM 01/17
CHIEF JOSEPH HWY MILE 9      44 MPH    0712 PM 01/17
CODY AIRPORT (5100 FT)       41 MPH    0815 PM 01/17
MEETEETSE (5797 FT)          40 MPH    0836 AM 01/18

...SWEETWATER...
5 E ROCK SPRINGS (6369 FT)   49 MPH    0315 AM 01/18
I 80 - MILE MARKER 184       45 MPH    0316 AM 01/18
ROCK SPRINGS AIRPORT (6760 F 44 MPH    0243 PM 01/18
I 80 - MILE MARKER 142       40 MPH    0240 PM 01/18

...TETON...
SUMMIT - JACKSON RESORT      52 MPH    0145 AM 01/18
1 W GRANT VILLAGE (7874 FT)  50 MPH    0135 PM 01/18

OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

$$

NWS RIVERTON WY



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