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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
400 AM MDT Sat Feb 11 2017

...Precipitation Totals Across Western and Central Wyoming
from Wednesday night through Friday afternoon.

Location                             Rainfall

Big Horn County...
 9 NNW Shell...                    0.21 Inch.
 9 ENE Greybull...                 0.19 Inch.
 Lovell...                         0.09 Inch.
 2 SSW Lovell...                   0.09 Inch.
 Deaver...                         0.05 Inch.
 Greybull Airport...               0.01 Inch.

Fremont County...
 Atlantic City...                  0.93 Inch.
 Dubois...                         0.43 Inch.
 Burris...                         0.38 Inch.
 6 SW Lander...                    0.29 Inch.
 Boysen Dam...                     0.18 Inch.
 Lander...                         0.12 Inch.
 7 WNW Lander...                   0.12 Inch.
 9 SSE Lander...                   0.10 Inch.
 Riverton Airport...               0.09 Inch.
 Lander Airport...                 0.09 Inch.
 Lander...                         0.08 Inch.
 Lander...                         0.08 Inch.
 1 N Lander...                     0.07 Inch.
 Sweetwater Station...             0.06 Inch.
 Riverton...                       0.05 Inch.
 7 SE Lander...                    0.05 Inch.
 7 SE Lander...                    0.05 Inch.
 9 SSE Lander...                   0.02 Inch.

Hot Springs County...
 Thermopolis...                    0.25 Inch.
 9 NE Thermopolis...               0.10 Inch.
 Kirby...                          0.09 Inch.

Johnson County...
 4 SSW Buffalo...                  0.19 Inch.
 17 E Kaycee...                    0.18 Inch.
 Buffalo...                        0.09 Inch.
 Buffalo...                        0.09 Inch.
 Buffalo Airport...                0.05 Inch.

Lincoln County...
 3 E Freedom...                    1.94 Inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...              1.94 Inches.
 3 SE Bedford...                   1.81 Inches.
 5 SSE Smoot...                    1.77 Inches.
 2 SE Thayne...                    1.46 Inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...              1.46 Inches.
 Afton...                          0.94 Inch.
 Afton...                          0.88 Inch.
 Fossil Butte...                   0.33 Inch.

Natrona County...
 Casper...                         0.72 Inch.
 3 WSW Casper...                   0.36 Inch.
 Casper...                         0.29 Inch.
 Casper Airport...                 0.27 Inch.
 4 WSW Casper...                   0.26 Inch.
 Casper...                         0.25 Inch.
 11 WSW Casper...                  0.24 Inch.
 Powder River...                   0.18 Inch.
 5 SSW Casper...                   0.14 Inch.
 10 WSW Casper...                  0.13 Inch.

Park County...
 Pahaska...                        2.12 Inches.
 1 ENE Wapiti...                   0.70 Inch.
 26 SW Cody...                     0.47 Inch.
 4 SE Cody...                      0.42 Inch.
 7 SW Cody...                      0.37 Inch.
 Meeteetse...                      0.36 Inch.
 Cody...                           0.33 Inch.
 Cody...                           0.27 Inch.
 Cody...                           0.20 Inch.
 Cody...                           0.19 Inch.
 5 ESE Cody...                     0.14 Inch.
 3 NE Sunshine...                  0.13 Inch.
 Powell...                         0.12 Inch.
 3 NE Clark...                     0.12 Inch.
 4 SW Powell...                    0.09 Inch.
 4 ENE Powell...                   0.09 Inch.
 1 ENE Cody...                     0.06 Inch.

Sublette County...
 14 NW Pinedale...                 0.64 Inch.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...           0.62 Inch.
 Pinedale...                       0.55 Inch.
 Big Piney Airport...              0.22 Inch.

Sweetwater County...
  Station...                       0.06 Inch.
 4 NNW Rock Springs...             0.07 Inch.
 5 N Farson...                     0.07 Inch.
 Rock Springs...                   0.05 Inch.
 Rock Springs...                   0.03 Inch.
 Wamsutter...                      0.01 Inch.

Teton County...
 3 SSW Wilson...                   2.98 Inches.
 Jackson Dam...                    2.11 Inches.
 5 NW Jackson...                   1.77 Inches.
 Jackson...                        1.66 Inches.
 12 NE Jackson...                  1.65 Inches.
 Moose...                          1.49 Inches.
 7 S Jackson...                    1.35 Inches.
 Darwin Ranch...                   1.18 Inches.
 12 NE Jackson...                  1.03 Inches.
 1 NNW Alta...                     0.69 Inch.

Washakie County...
 16 SSE Ten Sleep...               0.26 Inch.
 Worland...                        0.26 Inch.
 Worland...                        0.20 Inch.
 Ten Sleep...                      0.15 Inch.
 Worland...                        0.14 Inch.
 5 NNW Ten Sleep...                0.13 Inch.
 Winchester...                     0.11 Inch.
 2 NE Worland...                   0.09 Inch.
 Worland Airport...                0.06 Inch.
 8 SW Worland...                   0.06 Inch.

Yellowstone National Park...
 Snake River Ranger Station...     1.81 Inches.
 Lake Yellowstone ASOS...          1.79 Inches.
 Yellowstone East Entrance...      1.74 Inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...           0.47 Inch.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...     0.37 Inch.


Here are snowfall totals across Western Wyoming from
Wednesaday night through Friday morning. Snow changed
to rain in the valleys on Thursday and snow levels
rose to as high as 8500 Feet MSL during the event.

Fremont County...
 Brooks Lake...                      10 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...                8 inches.
 Burroughs Creek Snotel...            7 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                  7 inches.
 South Pass Snotel...                 5 inches.
 Dubois...                          0.5 inches.

Lincoln County...
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...       13 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...         10 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...               9 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...           7 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                 3 inches.
 Commissary Ridge...                  3 inches.
 Box Y Ranch...                       2 inches.

Park County...
 Beartooth Lake Snotel...            17 inches.
 Blackwater Snotel...                 7 inches.
 Pahaska...                           7 inches.

Sublette County...
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...         14 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...         12 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...              12 inches.
 Loomis Park Snotel...               12 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...              10 inches.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...              3 inches.

Teton County...
 Jackson Hole - Rendezvous Bowl...   28 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...            21 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...               18 inches.
 Grand Targhee Snotel...             18 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...             16 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...        16 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...      16 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                 14 inches.
 Phillips Bench Snotel...            13 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...             10 inches.
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...      9 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...           8 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...            7 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...               2 inches.
 Jackson Dam...                     1.9 inches.
 Moose...                           1.1 inches.
 Snow King...                         1 inch.
 Darwin Ranch...                    0.1 inches.


Yellowstone National Park...
 Parker Peak Snotel...               20 inches.
 Sylvan Lake Snotel...               11 inches.
 Snake River Ranger Station...        5 inches.
 Thumb Divide Snotel...               4 inches.
 Yellowstone East Entrance...         4 inches.
 Sylvan Road Snotel...                4 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...            0.8 inches.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...      0.5 inches.


Strong winds blew Thursday and Thursday night in central Wyoming, in
the foothills of the mountains east of the Continental Divide, and at
a few locations in the western mountains. The following table lists
the peak wind gusts of 40 mph or more over this period.

                                                       Elev.
Location                     Speed     Time/Date      (Feet)

...FREMONT COUNTY...
 Red Canyon                   85 MPH    0530 PM 02/09   6768
 7 SW Muddy Gap               82 MPH    0150 PM 02/09   7380
 3 NNW Hudson                 73 MPH    0646 PM 02/09   5555
 7 NW Lander                  69 MPH    1017 PM 02/09   5797
 Beaver Rim                   66 MPH    0421 PM 02/09   6784
 10 W Fort Washakie           62 MPH    0501 PM 02/09   9235
 2 W South Pass City          56 MPH    1226 PM 02/09   8185
 Lander Airport               53 MPH    1023 PM 02/09   5586
 9 SW Lander                  53 MPH    0500 PM 02/09   7085
 8 W South Pass City          48 MPH    1150 AM 02/09   8120
 South Pass                   47 MPH    0235 PM 02/09   8556
 Jeffrey City                 44 MPH    0104 PM 02/09   6374

...HOT SPRINGS COUNTY...
 Thermopolis                  60 MPH    1125 AM 02/09   4426
 10 S Meeteetse               50 MPH    0342 AM 02/10   7127

...JOHNSON COUNTY...
 18 NW Buffalo                72 MPH    0347 PM 02/09   8604
 7 SW Barnum                  69 MPH    0346 PM 02/09   6440
 2 NW Mayoworth               53 MPH    0952 PM 02/09   5404
 Buffalo Airport              51 MPH    0327 PM 02/09   4970
 Kaycee                       43 MPH    0118 AM 02/10   4681
 7 NE Buffalo                 43 MPH    0549 PM 02/09   4370
 12 N Kaycee                  43 MPH    0541 PM 02/09   5287
 25 ESE Buffalo               43 MPH    0240 PM 02/09   4657
 5 ESE Story                  42 MPH    0136 PM 02/09   4673

...LINCOLN COUNTY...
 Mt Coffin                    91 MPH    0215 PM 02/09   10870

...NATRONA COUNTY...
 16 S Hiland                  71 MPH    0710 AM 02/10   6380
 Casper Outer Drive           69 MPH    0421 PM 02/09   5463
 Casper Airport               56 MPH    1039 AM 02/09   5320
 2 SE Hiland                  51 MPH    0125 AM 02/10   6134
 Natrona                      47 MPH    0830 AM 02/09   5589
 20 N Casper                  46 MPH    0121 PM 02/09   5677
 8 S Casper                   45 MPH    0852 PM 02/09   7740
 7 W Alcova                   40 MPH    1130 PM 02/09   6342

...PARK COUNTY...
 5 WNW Clark                 120 MPH    0150 PM 02/09   4659
 8 S Clark                    87 MPH    0300 PM 02/09   4710
 Chief Joseph Hwy             82 MPH    0110 PM 02/09   8136
 10 WNW Cody                  69 MPH    1240 PM 02/09   8401
 Powell Airport               66 MPH    0235 PM 02/09   5050
 1 W Clark                    65 MPH    1050 PM 02/09   4270
 20 SW Cody                   51 MPH    0149 PM 02/09   5843
 2 WSW Cody                   50 MPH    1242 PM 02/09   5167
 Cody Airport                 47 MPH    0301 PM 02/09   5100
 8 N Meeteetse                45 MPH    0141 PM 02/09   5926
 Crandall                     42 MPH    0212 AM 02/10   6640

...TETON COUNTY...
 Summit - Jackson Resort      66 MPH    1115 PM 02/09   10318
 5 ENE Alta - Freds Mtn       57 MPH    0400 PM 02/09   9840
 2 WNW Teton Village          43 MPH    0215 AM 02/10   7913

...WASHAKIE COUNTY...
 15 SSW Big Trails            51 MPH    0340 PM 02/09   6554

...YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
 Hoyt Peak                    81 MPH    0115 PM 02/09   9800
 1 W Grant Village            51 MPH    0800 PM 02/09   7874
 Mammoth                      42 MPH    0215 PM 02/09   6300

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

$$

NWS Riverton WY IRIS System


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