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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
151 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015


*** THE COMBINATION OF AMPLE PACIFIC MOISTURE STREAMING NORTHEAST
FROM THE GREAT BASIN AND A STRONG COLD FRONT FROM THE NORTH PRODUCED
A RELATIVELY QUICK BUT SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL ON BOTH SIDES OF THE
CONTINENTAL DIVIDE. THE FOLLOWING IS A COMPREHENSIVE REPORT OF THE
VARIOUS SNOW TOTALS FROM THIS WINTER STORM THAT OCCURRED
THROUGHOUT WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING. ***

LOCATION                             SNOWFALL

BIG HORN COUNTY...
 BONE SPRINGS DIVIDE SNOTEL...        3 INCHES.
 POWDER RIVER PASS...                 3 INCHES.
 26 E LOVELL...                       1 INCH.

FREMONT COUNTY...
 DEER PARK SNOTEL...                 12 INCHES.
 FORT WASHAKIE...                   9.5 INCHES.
 LANDER AIRPORT...                  8.6 INCHES.
 1 SW LANDER...                     8.2 INCHES.
 9 SSE LANDER...                      8 INCHES.
 JEFFREY CITY...                      8 INCHES.
 9 SSE LANDER...                    7.5 INCHES.
 TOWNSEND CREEK SNOTEL...             7 INCHES.
 LANDER...                            7 INCHES.
 SOUTH PASS SNOTEL...                 7 INCHES.
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT SNOTEL...           7 INCHES.
 6 SE LANDER...                       7 INCHES.
 9 SSE LANDER...                    6.3 INCHES.
 7 WNW LANDER...                    6.1 INCHES.
 BEAVER RIM...                        6 INCHES.
 HOBBS PARK SNOTEL...                 6 INCHES.
 BROOKS LAKE...                       6 INCHES.
 6 SW LANDER...                     5.8 INCHES.
 10 WNW DUBOIS...                     5 INCHES.
 2 W RIVERTON...                      5 INCHES.
 DUBOIS...                            5 INCHES.
 COLD SPRINGS SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 BURRIS...                            4 INCHES.
 RIVERTON AIRPORT...                  4 INCHES.
 10 NW RIVERTON...                    4 INCHES.
 CASTLE CREEK SNOTEL...               4 INCHES.
 RIVERTON...                        3.5 INCHES.
 10 NNE RIVERTON...                   3 INCHES.
 BOYSEN DAM...                        1 INCH.

HOT SPRINGS COUNTY...
 THERMOPOLIS...                     2-3 INCHES.
 9 NE THERMOPOLIS...                  1 INCH.
 KIRBY...                           0.2 INCHES.

JOHNSON COUNTY...
 7 NE BUFFALO...                      4 INCHES.
 4 SSW BUFFALO...                     1 INCH.
 BUFFALO...                         0.7 INCHES.
 17 E KAYCEE...                     0.5 INCHES.
 17 NNW KAYCEE...                   0.1 INCHES.

LINCOLN COUNTY...
 HAMS FORK SNOTEL...                  7 INCHES.
 INDIAN CREEK SNOTEL...               7 INCHES.
 5 SSE SMOOT...                       6 INCHES.
 COMMISSARY RIDGE...                  6 INCHES.
 COTTONWOOD CREEK SNOTEL...           6 INCHES.
 WILLOW CREEK SNOTEL...               6 INCHES.
 AFTON...                             5 INCHES.
 5 NNE THAYNE...                    4.5 INCHES.
 FAIRVIEW...                       4.25 INCHES.
 AFTON...                           4.2 INCHES.
 STAR VALLEY RANCH...               4.1 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT...                 4 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT SNOTEL...          4 INCHES.
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT SNOTEL...          4 INCHES.
 BOX Y RANCH...                       4 INCHES.
 KELLEY RANGER STATION SNOTEL...      4 INCHES.
 ALPINE...                            4 INCHES.
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE SNOTEL...        3 INCHES.

NATRONA COUNTY...
 CASPER MOUNTAIN...                  22 INCHES.
 CASPER MOUNTAIN SNOTEL...           14 INCHES.
 5 SSW CASPER...                     12 INCHES.
 CASPER...                         6-11 INCHES.
 11 ESE CASPER...                    10 INCHES.
 2 S CASPER...                      9.8 INCHES.
 4 WSW CASPER...                      9 INCHES.
 RENO HILL SNOTEL...                  9 INCHES.
 4 WSW CASPER...                    8.8 INCHES.
 4 SW CASPER...                     6.2 INCHES.
 10 WSW CASPER...                    6 INCHES.
 CASPER AIRPORT...                    5 INCHES.
 POWDER RIVER...                    4.5 INCHES.
 1 S CASPER...                        3 INCHES.
 2 SW CASPER...                     2.5 INCHES.
 GRAVE SPRING SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.

PARK COUNTY...
 KIRWIN SNOTEL...                     4 INCHES.
 TIMBER CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 2 WSW CODY...                        2 INCHES.
 3 NE SUNSHINE...                   1.2 INCHES.
 5 ESE CODY...                        1 INCH.
 CODY...                            0.5 INCHES.
 4 SE CODY...                       0.4 INCHES.
 3 W WAPITI...                      0.3 INCHES.

SUBLETTE COUNTY...
 LARSEN CREEK SNOTEL...              14 INCHES.
 BIG SANDY OPENING SNOTEL...         12 INCHES.
 POCKET CREEK SNOTEL...              10 INCHES.
 TRIPLE PEAK SNOTEL...                8 INCHES.
 KENDALL RANGER STATION SNOTEL...     6 INCHES.
 GUNSITE PASS SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 EAST RIM DIVIDE SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.
 14 NW PINEDALE...                    2 INCHES.
 PINEDALE...                        1.1 INCHES.
 BOULDER REARING STATION...           1 INCH.
 SNIDER BASIN SNOTEL...               1 INCH.

SWEETWATER COUNTY...
 7 SE ROCK SPRINGS...               6.5 INCHES.
 WAMSUTTER...                         4 INCHES.
 ROCK SPRINGS...                   2.75 INCHES.
 7 SSE ROCK SPRINGS...              2.7 INCHES.
 GREEN RIVER...                     2.5 INCHES.
 ROCK SPRINGS...                    1-2 INCHES.
 GRANGER...                           2 INCHES.
 27 N TABLE ROCK...                   2 INCHES.
 WAMSUTTER...                         2 INCHES.
 ROCK SPRINGS...                    1.5 INCHES.
 GREEN RIVER...                     1.5 INCHES.
 BUCKBOARD MARINA...                  1 INCH.
 5 N FARSON...                      0.7 INCHES.

TETON COUNTY...
 TOGWOTEE PASS SNOTEL...              8 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE SNOTEL...              6 INCHES.
 1 NNW ALTA...                      5.1 INCHES.
 BASE CAMP SNOTEL...                  5 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - RENDEZVOUS BOWL...    5 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE MOUNTAIN LODGE...           4 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE - CHIEF JOSEPH...      4 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - RAYMER...             4 INCHES.
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT SNOTEL...         4 INCHES.
 MOOSE...                             4 INCHES.
 3 SSW WILSON...                      4 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - MID MOUNTAIN...       3 INCHES.
 PHILLIPS BENCH SNOTEL...             3 INCHES.
 5 NW JACKSON...                    2.5 INCHES.
 4 SW JACKSON...                    2.2 INCHES.
 2 NE TETON VILLAGE...                2 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - BASE...               2 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER STN SNOTEL...            1 INCH.
 12 NE JACKSON...                     1 INCH.
 SNOW KING...                         1 INCH.
 DARWIN RANCH...                    0.5 INCHES.

WASHAKIE COUNTY...
 16 SSE TEN SLEEP...                5.5 INCHES.
 5 NNW TEN SLEEP...                 4.1 INCHES.
 TEN SLEEP...                       3.5 INCHES.
 MIDDLE POWDER SNOTEL...              3 INCHES.
 POWDER RIVER PASS SNOTEL...          3 INCHES.
 WINCHESTER...                      0.1 INCHES.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU SNOTEL...          7 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER RANGER STATION...      0.5 INCHES.
 TOWER FALLS RANGER STATION...      0.3 INCHES.

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