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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
123 PM MST FRI DEC 26 2014


A TIMELY WINTER STORM ARRIVED JUST IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS TO BRING
FRESH SNOW ACROSS WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING. GUSTY WINDS
CREATED HAZARDOUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS...ALONG WITH 1-3 FOOT SNOW
DRIFTS. SOME OF THE BIG "WINNERS" WERE LANDER...JACKSON HOLE...AND
THE EAST SIDE OF CASPER. LANDER SET A NEW SNOWFALL RECORD ON
CHRISTMAS...ALMOST DOUBLING THE OLD RECORD SET IN 2007. HOWEVER...THE
CASPER AIRPORT FELL ABOUT 2 INCHES SHORT FROM TYING THE CURRENT
RECORD. DOWNTOWN RIVERTON ALSO FELL SHORT OF TYING THE CURRENT
RECORD...BY 0.8 OF AN INCH. DUE TO THE HOLIDAY...SOME LOCATIONS MAY
NOT BE REPRESENTED.

LOCATION                             SNOWFALL

BIG HORN COUNTY...
 BALD MOUNTAIN SNOTEL...              8 INCHES.
 BONE SPRINGS DIVIDE SNOTEL...        6 INCHES.
 SHELL CREEK SNOTEL...                3 INCHES.
 2 SSW LOVELL...                      2 INCHES.
 SHELL...                             2 INCHES.

FREMONT COUNTY...
 3 SW LANDER...                    24.6 INCHES.
 9.5 SW LANDER...                    23 INCHES.
 6 SW LANDER...                    22.3 INCHES.
 5 WSW LANDER...                   20.3 INCHES.
 4 WSW LANDER...                   20.3 INCHES.
 6.6 SW LANDER...                  18.5 INCHES.
 3 SW LANDER...                    16.5 INCHES.
 7 WNW LANDER...                   14.6 INCHES.
 COLD SPRINGS SNOTEL...              13 INCHES.
 HOBBS PARK SNOTEL...                13 INCHES.
 9 SSE LANDER...                   12.8 INCHES.
 SOUTH PASS SNOTEL...                12 INCHES.
 1 SW LANDER...                    11.9 INCHES.
 ATLANTIC CITY...                  11.2 INCHES.
 LITTLE WARM SNOTEL...               11 INCHES.
 TOWNSEND CREEK SNOTEL...            11 INCHES.
 DEER PARK SNOTEL...                 10 INCHES.
 LANDER...                         7-10 INCHES.
 LANDER AIRPORT...                  9.6 INCHES.
 BROOKS LAKE...                       8 INCHES.
 6 SE LANDER...                     7.5 INCHES.
 JEFFREY CITY...                      6 INCHES.
 BURROUGHS CREEK SNOTEL...            6 INCHES.
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT SNOTEL...           6 INCHES.
 HUDSON...                            5 INCHES.
 2 W RIVERTON...                      4 INCHES.
 RIVERTON...                        3.2 INCHES.
 BOYSEN DAM...                        3 INCHES.
 CASTLE CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 BURRIS...                          0.2 INCHES.

HOT SPRINGS COUNTY...
 THERMOPOLIS...                   12-18 INCHES.
 9 NE THERMOPOLIS...                8.4 INCHES.
 OWL CREEK SNOTEL...                  3 INCHES.

JOHNSON COUNTY...
 LITTLE GOOSE SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR SNOTEL...       5 INCHES.
 HANSEN SAWMILL SNOTEL...             5 INCHES.
 7 NE BUFFALO...                    4.8 INCHES.
 SOLDIER PARK SNOTEL...               4 INCHES.
 4 SSW BUFFALO...                   3.5 INCHES.
 KAYCEE...                            3 INCHES.
 BUFFALO...                         2.1 INCHES.
 17 NNW KAYCEE...                     2 INCHES.
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW SNOTEL...           2 INCHES.

LINCOLN COUNTY...
 4 ENE THAYNE...                     15 INCHES.
 5 NNE THAYNE...                     14 INCHES.
 2 SE THAYNE...                      13 INCHES.
 ALPINE...                           12 INCHES.
 WILLOW CREEK SNOTEL...              12 INCHES.
 3 SE BEDFORD...                   11.8 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT...                11 INCHES.
 AFTON...                           8.7 INCHES.
 STAR VALLEY RANCH...                 8 INCHES.
 5 SSE SMOOT...                       8 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT SNOTEL...          7 INCHES.
 COMMISSARY RIDGE...                  7 INCHES.
 3 S AFTON...                         6 INCHES.
 BOX Y RANCH...                       6 INCHES.
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE SNOTEL...        6 INCHES.
 COTTONWOOD CREEK SNOTEL...           6 INCHES.
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT SNOTEL...          5 INCHES.
 KEMMERER...                        4.5 INCHES.
 INDIAN CREEK SNOTEL...               4 INCHES.
 HAMS FORK SNOTEL...                  3 INCHES.
 KELLEY RANGER STATION SNOTEL...      3 INCHES.
 FOSSIL BUTTE...                    2.5 INCHES.

NATRONA COUNTY...
 CASPER MOUNTAIN...                  24 INCHES.
 CASPER MOUNTAIN SNOTEL...           16 INCHES.
 CASPER...                         8-12 INCHES.
 RENO HILL SNOTEL...                 11 INCHES.
 4 WSW CASPER...                     11 INCHES.
 2 S CASPER...                     10.3 INCHES.
 4 WSW CASPER...                    9.6 INCHES.
 1 SW CASPER...                       9 INCHES.
 MIDWEST...                         7.5 INCHES.
 11 ESE CASPER...                   6.7 INCHES.
 POWDER RIVER...                    6.5 INCHES.
 2 SW CASPER...                     5.3 INCHES.
 CASPER AIRPORT...                  3.7 INCHES.
 GRAVE SPRING SNOTEL...               3 INCHES.


PARK COUNTY...
 MARQUETTE SNOTEL...                 18 INCHES.
 PAHASKA...                          12 INCHES.
 CODY...                            4-8 INCHES.
 5 ESE CODY...                        7 INCHES.
 2 WSW CODY...                        7 INCHES.
 KIRWIN SNOTEL...                     6 INCHES.
 EVENING STAR SNOTEL...               6 INCHES.
 BLACKWATER SNOTEL...                 6 INCHES.
 3 NE SUNSHINE...                   5.5 INCHES.
 TIMBER CREEK SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 26 SW CODY...                      3.8 INCHES.
 4 SE CODY...                       2.5 INCHES.
 4 ENE POWELL...                    2.2 INCHES.
 WOLVERINE SNOTEL...                  2 INCHES.
 3 W WAPITI...                        2 INCHES.
 1 W POWELL...                      0.3 INCHES.

SUBLETTE COUNTY...
 15 WNW DANIEL...                    16 INCHES.
 4 NW BONDURANT...                   12 INCHES.
 BONDURANT...                      11.1 INCHES.
 LOOMIS PARK SNOTEL...               10 INCHES.
 14 NW PINEDALE...                  8.5 INCHES.
 KENDALL RANGER STATION SNOTEL...     8 INCHES.
 NEW FORK LAKE SNOTEL...              7 INCHES.
 POCKET CREEK SNOTEL...               7 INCHES.
 TRIPLE PEAK SNOTEL...                7 INCHES.
 ELKHART PARK G.S. SNOTEL...          6 INCHES.
 SNIDER BASIN SNOTEL...               6 INCHES.
 BIG SANDY OPENING SNOTEL...          6 INCHES.
 LARSEN CREEK SNOTEL...               6 INCHES.
 DANIEL FISH HATCHERY...              5 INCHES.
 PINEDALE...                        4.8 INCHES.
 EAST RIM DIVIDE SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.
 GUNSITE PASS SNOTEL...               4 INCHES.
 BOULDER REARING STATION...           1 INCH.

SWEETWATER COUNTY...
 GREEN RIVER...                     5-6 INCHES.
 ROCK SPRINGS...                    4-6 INCHES.
 3 NW GREEN RIVER...                  5 INCHES.
 WAMSUTTER...                       4.7 INCHES.
 BUCKBOARD MARINA...                  3 INCHES.
 5 N FARSON...                      2.6 INCHES.

TETON COUNTY...
 2 NE TETON VILLAGE...             16.5 INCHES.
 5 NW JACKSON...                     14 INCHES.
 SNOW KING...                        14 INCHES.
 4 SW JACKSON...                   12.4 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - RAYMER...            12 INCHES.
 KELLY...                            12 INCHES.
 MOOSE...                            12 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - RENDEZVOUS BOWL...   12 INCHES.
 3 SSW WILSON...                     11 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - MID MOUNTAIN...      10 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER STN SNOTEL...           10 INCHES.
 PHILLIPS BENCH SNOTEL...            10 INCHES.
 GRASSY LAKE SNOTEL...                9 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE - CHIEF JOSEPH...      9 INCHES.
 JACKSON...                           9 INCHES.
 12 NE JACKSON...                   8.5 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE - BASE...               8 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE SNOTEL...              8 INCHES.
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT SNOTEL...         8 INCHES.
 GRANITE CREEK SNOTEL...              7 INCHES.
 BASE CAMP SNOTEL...                  6 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE PASS SNOTEL...              6 INCHES.
 1 NNW ALTA...                        6 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE MOUNTAIN LODGE...           6 INCHES.

WASHAKIE COUNTY...
 WORLAND...                         6-8 INCHES.
 5 NNW TEN SLEEP...                   7 INCHES.
 TEN SLEEP...                       6.3 INCHES.
 16 SSE TEN SLEEP...                  4 INCHES.
 8 SW WORLAND...                      4 INCHES.
 MIDDLE POWDER SNOTEL...              4 INCHES.
 WINCHESTER...                        4 INCHES.
 POWDER RIVER PASS SNOTEL...          2 INCHES.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE SNOTEL...         10 INCHES.
 OLD FAITHFUL RANGER STATION...      10 INCHES.
 YELLOWSTONE EAST ENTRANCE...         8 INCHES.
 LAMAR RANGER STATION...              8 INCHES.
 THUMB DIVIDE SNOTEL...               7 INCHES.
 SYLVAN LAKE SNOTEL...                6 INCHES.
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU SNOTEL...          5 INCHES.
 PARKER PEAK SNOTEL...                5 INCHES.
 CANYON SNOTEL...                     4 INCHES.
 SYLVAN ROAD SNOTEL...                4 INCHES.

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