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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
0434 PM MST Thu Jan 12 2017

***Final snow totals are in from this past winter event***

Snow began in the west on Saturday night, January 7th, and ended
last night, January 11th.

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures.  Not all data listed are considered
official.  Total accumulations at SNOTEL locations are estimated.

Regardless, some locations received quite a lot of snow!

Location                              Snowfall

Big Horn County...
 Lovell...                         19.1 inches.
 2 SSW Lovell...                   18.4 inches.
 Lovell...                           16 inches.
 Lovell...                           12 inches.
 Bone Springs Divide Snotel...       12 inches.
 Bald Mountain Snotel...             11 inches.
 Deaver...                           10 inches.
 Shell Creek Snotel...                8 inches.
 Greybull...                        2.4 inches.
 9 ENE Greybull...                  2.4 inches.
 9 NNW Shell...                       2 inches.

Fremont County...
 South Pass Snotel...                54 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                 53 inches.
 Hobbs Park Snotel...                30 inches.
 Burroughs Creek Snotel...           29 inches.
 Brooks Lake...                      29 inches.
 Atlantic City...                  24.7 inches.
 Townsend Creek Snotel...            17 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...               16 inches.
 Castle Creek Snotel...              15 inches.
 Cold Springs Snotel...              14 inches.
 St. Lawrence Alt Snotel...           9 inches.
 Dubois...                            4 inches.
 9 SSE Lander...                    0.3 inches.
 6 SW Lander...                     0.3 inches.
 7 WNW Lander...                    0.1 inches.

Hot Springs County...
 Owl Creek Snotel...                  4 inches.
 9 NE Thermopolis...                0.5 inches.

Johnson County...
 Bear Trap Meadow Snotel...           6 inches.
 Soldier Park Snotel...               5 inches.
 Little Goose Snotel...               5 inches.
 Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel...       4 inches.
 Hansen Sawmill Snotel...             4 inches.
 Buffalo...                         0.6 inches.

Lincoln County...
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...         56 inches.
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...       53 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...              53 inches.
 Willow Creek Snotel...              52 inches.
 Kelley Ranger Station Snotel...     47 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                47 inches.
 Salt River Summit Snotel...         44 inches.
 Commissary Ridge...                 42 inches.
 Hams Fork Snotel...                 40 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...          36 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...                29 inches.
 Box Y Ranch...                      28 inches.
 2 SE Thayne...                    27.9 inches.
 Alpine...                           25 inches.
 5 SSE Smoot...                      24 inches.
 Star Valley Ranch...              19.2 inches.
 Afton...                          15.2 inches.
 3 SE Bedford...                     15 inches.
 Kemmerer...                          9 inches.
 6 N Cokeville...                     7 inches.
 Afton...                             7 inches.
 Kemmerer...                          6 inches.

Natrona County...
 Casper Mountain Snotel...            2 inches.
 Grave Spring Snotel...               2 inches.
 4 WSW Casper...                    0.8 inches.
 Casper...                          0.8 inches.
 1 S Casper...                      0.4 inches.
 3 WSW Casper...                    0.4 inches.
 Casper...                          0.3 inches.
 Casper Airport...                  0.3 inches.

Park County...
 Wolverine Snotel...                 32 inches.
 Blackwater Snotel...                30 inches.
 Younts Peak Snotel...               29 inches.
 Evening Star Snotel...              28 inches.
 Beartooth Lake Snotel...            26 inches.
 Pahaska...                          22 inches.
 Kirwin Snotel...                    18 inches.
 Wapiti...                           13 inches.
 1 ENE Wapiti...                     12 inches.
 Cody...                           10.2 inches.
 2 NE Cody...                        10 inches.
 Cody...                             10 inches.
 2 WSW Cody...                        9 inches.
 Marquette Snotel...                  9 inches.
 5 ESE Cody...                        9 inches.
 Cody...                              9 inches.
 26 SW Cody...                      8.2 inches.
 4 SE Cody...                       7.5 inches.
 4 ENE Powell...                      7 inches.
 3 NE Clark...                      6.2 inches.
 Cody...                              6 inches.
 4 SW Powell...                       6 inches.
 5 ESE Cody...                        4 inches.
 Powell...                            4 inches.
 Powell...                            3 inches.
 Timber Creek Snotel...               2 inches.
 3 NE Sunshine...                   0.4 inches.

Sublette County...
 Triple Peak Snotel...               54 inches.
 Snider Basin Snotel...              41 inches.
 Kendall Ranger Station Snotel...    38 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...              34 inches.
 Loomis Park Snotel...               34 inches.
 Bondurant...                      32.6 inches.
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...         30 inches.
 14 NW Pinedale...                 25.9 inches.
 East Rim Divide Snotel...           25 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...         24 inches.
 New Fork Lake Snotel...             22 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...              22 inches.
 Daniel Fish Hatchery...             15 inches.
 1 N Pinedale...                     14 inches.
 Pinedale...                       11.2 inches.
 Big Piney...                        10 inches.
 Boulder Rearing Station...           7 inches.

Sweetwater County...
 7 SE Rock Springs...               7.8 inches.
 Wamsutter...                         6 inches.
 Rock Springs...                    4.8 inches.
 5 N Farson...                        4 inches.
 Rock Springs...                    2.5 inches.
 Green River...                     2.2 inches.
 Green River...                     1.4 inches.
 Green River...                     1.3 inches.
 Rock Springs...                      1 inch.
 Buckboard Marina...                  1 inch.
 4 NNW Rock Springs...              0.6 inches.

Teton County...
 Phillips Bench Snotel...            58 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...               53 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...             49 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...          43.5 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...      43 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Rendezvous Bowl...   43 inches.
 3 SSW Wilson...                     40 inches.
 2 WSW Jackson...                    40 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...          39 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                 35 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...           33 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...             33 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...        30 inches.
 5 NW Jackson...                     30 inches.
 Snow King...                        29 inches.
 Darwin Ranch...                     28 inches.
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...     28 inches.
 2 NE Teton Village...             26.2 inches.
 Moose...                          25.9 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...              22 inches.
 2 SW Wilson...                      20 inches.
 Jackson...                        18.1 inches.
 Jackson Dam...                    11.1 inches.
 12 NE Jackson...                    10 inches.
 1 NNW Alta...                        9 inches.
 Jackson...                           8 inches.

Washakie County...
 Powder River Pass Snotel...          5 inches.
 Middle Powder Snotel...              2 inches.
 16 SSE Ten Sleep...                0.9 inches.
 Ten Sleep...                       0.9 inches.
 5 NNW Ten Sleep...                 0.6 inches.
 8 SW Worland...                    0.5 inches.
 27 S Ten Sleep...                  0.1 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
 Lewis Lake Divide Snotel...         50 inches.
 Snake River Ranger Station...     44.8 inches.
 Two Ocean Plateau Snotel...         35 inches.
 Thumb Divide Snotel...              33 inches.
 Parker Peak Snotel...               23 inches.
 Sylvan Lake Snotel...               21 inches.
 Canyon Snotel...                    18 inches.
 Sylvan Road Snotel...               18 inches.
 Yellowstone East Entrance...      17.5 inches.
 Old Faithful Ranger Station...    15.5 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...           14.5 inches.
 Tower Falls Ranger Station...     11.5 inches.
 Mammoth...                           9 inches.

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