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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Watch
Issued: 2:57 PM MDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Watch in effect from Thursday evening through
late Friday night...

The National Weather Service in Riverton has issued a Winter
Storm Watch, which is in effect from Thursday evening through
late Friday night.

* Timing... snow will increase over Fremont County Thursday
afternoon. As the storm develops heavy snow will be possible
through Friday night.

* Snow accumulation... 6 to 12 inches below 6000 feet with 12 to 24
inches on The East Slope of the Wind River mountains including
South Pass.

* Main impact... slushy to snow packed roads will make travel
difficult, especially on South Pass.

* Other impacts... heavy snow will reduce visibility below a
quarter mile at times.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant
snow and/or blowing snow that may impact travel. Continue to
monitor the latest forecasts.




Public Information Statement
Issued: 5:00 PM MDT Apr. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Final storm total snowfall and precipitation amounts for April 24-
25...

Below are the final rain and snowfall amounts across western and
central Wyoming for this past Spring storm. Reports are from Monday
evening through yesterday April 25th. The Bighorn Mountains were
the big winners for snow seeing up to 18 inches of new snowfall.

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered
official. Snotels (snow telemetry) are remote sensing sites in High
Mountain watersheds. Snowfall data from snotels are estimated based
on snow water equivalent.

***** Snowfall reports *****

Location snowfall

Big Horn County...
Bald Mountain snotel... 9 inches.
Bone Springs Divide snotel... 9 inches.
Shell Creek snotel... 5 inches.

Fremont County...
Brooks Lake... 6 inches.
9.5 SW Lander... 2-4 inches.
Burroughs creek snotel... 3 inches.
Gas Hills... 3 inches.
6 SW Lander... 2.2 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 2 inches.
St. Lawrence alt snotel... 2 inches.
26 SSE Riverton... 2 inches.
Jeffrey City... 2 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 1 inch.
Hobbs Park snotel... 1 inch.
DuBois... 1 inch.
Atlantic City... 1 inch.
Castle Creek snotel... 1 inch.

Hot Springs County...
Owl Creek snotel... 2 inches.

Johnson County...
Hansen Sawmill snotel... 18 inches.
Bear Trap Meadow snotel... 15 inches.
Cloud Peak Reservoir snotel... 14 inches.
Soldier Park snotel... 13 inches.
Little goose snotel... 12 inches.
4 SSW Buffalo... 11 inches.
7 NE Buffalo... 7 inches.
Buffalo... 6.8 inches.
17 NNW Kaycee... 5 inches.
16 se Buffalo... 3.5 inches.
17 E Kaycee... 3 inches.
13 SSE Buffalo... 3 inches.

Lincoln County...
blind bull Summit... 10 inches.
Willow Creek snotel... 10 inches.
Commissary Ridge... 9 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 8 inches.
Indian Creek snotel... 8 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 7 inches.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 6 inches.
Blind bull Summit snotel... 6 inches.
5 SSE Smoot... 2 inches.
Salt River Summit snotel... 2 inches.
Box y ranch... 2 inches.
Star Valley ranch... 1.5 inches.
2 se Thayne... 0.3 inches.

Natrona County...
grave Spring snotel... 14 inches.
Casper Mountain snotel... 12 inches.
Reno Hill snotel... 7 inches.
5 SSW Casper... 4.5 inches.
1 S Casper... 3.8 inches.
2 S Casper... 3.7 inches.
10 WSW Casper... 2 inches.
3 WSW Casper... 1.4 inches.
Casper Airport... 1.1 inches.
Casper... 0.5 inches.

Park County...
Marquette snotel... 10 inches.
Evening Star snotel... 4 inches.
Timber Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Younts Peak snotel... 2 inches.
Blackwater snotel... 2 inches.
Meeteetse... 1 inch.
Kirwin snotel... 1 inch.
Pahaska... 0.5 inches.

Sublette County...
Loomis Park snotel... 7 inches.
Triple Peak snotel... 6 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 5 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 5 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 5 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 4 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 3 inches.
Elkhart Park g.S. Snotel... 3 inches.
14 NW Pinedale... 2.3 inches.
Daniel Fish Hatchery... 2.1 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 1 inch.

Teton County...
grand targhee snotel... 17 inches.
Jackson Hole - Raymer... 14 inches.
Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain... 12 inches.
Jackson Hole - rendezvous bowl... 11 inches.
Phillips bench snotel... 10 inches.
Grassy Lake snotel... 7 inches.
Togwotee Mountain Lodge... 7 inches.
3 SSW Wilson... 4 inches.
Jackson Hole - base... 3.1 inches.
2 NE Teton Village... 1.7 inches.
Snake River stn snotel... 1 inch.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 1 inch.
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 1 inch.
Granite creek snotel... 1 inch.
Base Camp snotel... 1 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.5 inches.
Moose... 0.5 inches.
Jackson... 0.1 inches.

Washakie County...
middle powder snotel... 16 inches.
Powder River Pass snotel... 7 inches.
16 SSE Ten Sleep... 3 inches.
Ten Sleep... 0.2 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
canyon snotel... 6 inches.
Lewis Lake Divide snotel... 5 inches.
Parker Peak snotel... 3 inches.
Sylvan Lake snotel... 3 inches.
Tower falls Ranger station... 0.9 inches.


***** Rainfall reports *****

Location rainfall

Big Horn County...
2 se Burlington... 0.26 inch.
1 NW Burlington... 0.20 inch.
Lovell... 0.13 inch.
7 W basin... 0.08 inch.
2 SSW Lovell... 0.06 inch.
Greybull... 0.04 inch.

Fremont County...
9 SSE Lander... 0.38 inch.
9 SSE Lander... 0.33 inch.
2 W Riverton... 0.29 inch.
6 SW Lander... 0.28 inch.
7 WNW Lander... 0.11 inch.
1 N Lander... 0.07 inch.
Lander... 0.06 inch.
7 se Lander... 0.03 inch.

Hot Springs County...
Thermopolis... 0.96 inch.
3 NE Thermopolis... 0.45 inch.

Johnson County...
4 SSW Buffalo... 2.74 inches.
7 NE Buffalo... 2.14 inches.
17 NNW Kaycee... 1.21 inches.
17 E Kaycee... 0.72 inch.
16 se Buffalo... 0.50 inch.

Lincoln County...
2 se Thayne... 0.64 inch.
5 SSE Smoot... 0.54 inch.
Star Valley ranch... 0.50 inch.
3 N Etna... 0.47 inch.
Afton... 0.44 inch.
Star Valley ranch... 0.13 inch.

Natrona County...
5 SSW Casper... 1.64 inches.
1 S Casper... 0.81 inch.
Casper... 0.68 inch.
2 E Casper... 0.62 inch.
10 WSW Casper... 0.57 inch.
3 WSW Casper... 0.45 inch.
1 SW Casper... 0.37 inch.
18 SW Casper... 0.12 inch.
12 NE Lysite... 0.02 inch.

Park County...
5 ESE Cody... 0.51 inch.
4 se Cody... 0.49 inch.
4 SW Powell... 0.45 inch.
Powell... 0.42 inch.
Meeteetse... 0.40 inch.
Cody... 0.15 to 0.28 inch.
4 ENE Powell... 0.24 inch.
7 SW Cody... 0.21 inch.
2 WSW Cody... 0.16 inch.
26 SW Cody... 0.06 inch.

Sublette County...
14 NW Pinedale... 0.33 inch.

Sweetwater County...
Green River... 0.20 to 0.47 inch.
4 NNW Rock Springs... 0.40 inch.
7 se Rock Springs... 0.27 inch.
Rock Springs... 0.16 to 0.23 inch.

Teton County...
2 NE Teton Village... 0.35 inch.
3 SSW Wilson... 0.32 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.24 inch.

Washakie County...
5 NNW Ten Sleep... 1.95 inches.
Ten Sleep... 1.45 inches.
Worland... 0.40 inch.
2 NE Worland... 0.38 inch.
Winchester... 0.22 inch.
8 SW Worland... 0.22 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.24 inch.


500 PM MST Wed Apr 26 2017

... Final storm total snowfall and precipitation amounts for April 24-
25...

Below are the final rain and snowfall amounts across western and
central Wyoming for this past Spring storm. Reports are from Monday
evening through yesterday April 25th. The Bighorn Mountains were
the big winners for snow seeing up to 18 inches of new snowfall.

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered
official. Snotels (snow telemetry) are remote sensing sites in High
Mountain watersheds. Snowfall data from snotels are estimated based
on snow water equivalent.

***** Snowfall reports *****

Location snowfall

Big Horn County...
Bald Mountain snotel... 9 inches.
Bone Springs Divide snotel... 9 inches.
Shell Creek snotel... 5 inches.

Fremont County...
Brooks Lake... 6 inches.
9.5 SW Lander... 2-4 inches.
Burroughs creek snotel... 3 inches.
Gas Hills... 3 inches.
6 SW Lander... 2.2 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 2 inches.
St. Lawrence alt snotel... 2 inches.
26 SSE Riverton... 2 inches.
Jeffrey City... 2 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 1 inch.
Hobbs Park snotel... 1 inch.
DuBois... 1 inch.
Atlantic City... 1 inch.
Castle Creek snotel... 1 inch.

Hot Springs County...
Owl Creek snotel... 2 inches.

Johnson County...
Hansen Sawmill snotel... 18 inches.
Bear Trap Meadow snotel... 15 inches.
Cloud Peak Reservoir snotel... 14 inches.
Soldier Park snotel... 13 inches.
Little goose snotel... 12 inches.
4 SSW Buffalo... 11 inches.
7 NE Buffalo... 7 inches.
Buffalo... 6.8 inches.
17 NNW Kaycee... 5 inches.
16 se Buffalo... 3.5 inches.
17 E Kaycee... 3 inches.
13 SSE Buffalo... 3 inches.

Lincoln County...
blind bull Summit... 10 inches.
Willow Creek snotel... 10 inches.
Commissary Ridge... 9 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 8 inches.
Indian Creek snotel... 8 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 7 inches.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 6 inches.
Blind bull Summit snotel... 6 inches.
5 SSE Smoot... 2 inches.
Salt River Summit snotel... 2 inches.
Box y ranch... 2 inches.
Star Valley ranch... 1.5 inches.
2 se Thayne... 0.3 inches.

Natrona County...
grave Spring snotel... 14 inches.
Casper Mountain snotel... 12 inches.
Reno Hill snotel... 7 inches.
5 SSW Casper... 4.5 inches.
1 S Casper... 3.8 inches.
2 S Casper... 3.7 inches.
10 WSW Casper... 2 inches.
3 WSW Casper... 1.4 inches.
Casper Airport... 1.1 inches.
Casper... 0.5 inches.

Park County...
Marquette snotel... 10 inches.
Evening Star snotel... 4 inches.
Timber Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Younts Peak snotel... 2 inches.
Blackwater snotel... 2 inches.
Meeteetse... 1 inch.
Kirwin snotel... 1 inch.
Pahaska... 0.5 inches.

Sublette County...
Loomis Park snotel... 7 inches.
Triple Peak snotel... 6 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 5 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 5 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 5 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 4 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 3 inches.
Elkhart Park g.S. Snotel... 3 inches.
14 NW Pinedale... 2.3 inches.
Daniel Fish Hatchery... 2.1 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 1 inch.

Teton County...
grand targhee snotel... 17 inches.
Jackson Hole - Raymer... 14 inches.
Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain... 12 inches.
Jackson Hole - rendezvous bowl... 11 inches.
Phillips bench snotel... 10 inches.
Grassy Lake snotel... 7 inches.
Togwotee Mountain Lodge... 7 inches.
3 SSW Wilson... 4 inches.
Jackson Hole - base... 3.1 inches.
2 NE Teton Village... 1.7 inches.
Snake River stn snotel... 1 inch.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 1 inch.
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 1 inch.
Granite creek snotel... 1 inch.
Base Camp snotel... 1 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.5 inches.
Moose... 0.5 inches.
Jackson... 0.1 inches.

Washakie County...
middle powder snotel... 16 inches.
Powder River Pass snotel... 7 inches.
16 SSE Ten Sleep... 3 inches.
Ten Sleep... 0.2 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
canyon snotel... 6 inches.
Lewis Lake Divide snotel... 5 inches.
Parker Peak snotel... 3 inches.
Sylvan Lake snotel... 3 inches.
Tower falls Ranger station... 0.9 inches.


***** Rainfall reports *****

Location rainfall

Big Horn County...
2 se Burlington... 0.26 inch.
1 NW Burlington... 0.20 inch.
Lovell... 0.13 inch.
7 W basin... 0.08 inch.
2 SSW Lovell... 0.06 inch.
Greybull... 0.04 inch.

Fremont County...
9 SSE Lander... 0.38 inch.
9 SSE Lander... 0.33 inch.
2 W Riverton... 0.29 inch.
6 SW Lander... 0.28 inch.
7 WNW Lander... 0.11 inch.
1 N Lander... 0.07 inch.
Lander... 0.06 inch.
7 se Lander... 0.03 inch.

Hot Springs County...
Thermopolis... 0.96 inch.
3 NE Thermopolis... 0.45 inch.

Johnson County...
4 SSW Buffalo... 2.74 inches.
7 NE Buffalo... 2.14 inches.
17 NNW Kaycee... 1.21 inches.
17 E Kaycee... 0.72 inch.
16 se Buffalo... 0.50 inch.

Lincoln County...
2 se Thayne... 0.64 inch.
5 SSE Smoot... 0.54 inch.
Star Valley ranch... 0.50 inch.
3 N Etna... 0.47 inch.
Afton... 0.44 inch.
Star Valley ranch... 0.13 inch.

Natrona County...
5 SSW Casper... 1.64 inches.
1 S Casper... 0.81 inch.
Casper... 0.68 inch.
2 E Casper... 0.62 inch.
10 WSW Casper... 0.57 inch.
3 WSW Casper... 0.45 inch.
1 SW Casper... 0.37 inch.
18 SW Casper... 0.12 inch.
12 NE Lysite... 0.02 inch.

Park County...
5 ESE Cody... 0.51 inch.
4 se Cody... 0.49 inch.
4 SW Powell... 0.45 inch.
Powell... 0.42 inch.
Meeteetse... 0.40 inch.
Cody... 0.15 to 0.28 inch.
4 ENE Powell... 0.24 inch.
7 SW Cody... 0.21 inch.
2 WSW Cody... 0.16 inch.
26 SW Cody... 0.06 inch.

Sublette County...
14 NW Pinedale... 0.33 inch.

Sweetwater County...
Green River... 0.20 to 0.47 inch.
4 NNW Rock Springs... 0.40 inch.
7 se Rock Springs... 0.27 inch.
Rock Springs... 0.16 to 0.23 inch.

Teton County...
2 NE Teton Village... 0.35 inch.
3 SSW Wilson... 0.32 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.24 inch.

Washakie County...
5 NNW Ten Sleep... 1.95 inches.
Ten Sleep... 1.45 inches.
Worland... 0.40 inch.
2 NE Worland... 0.38 inch.
Winchester... 0.22 inch.
8 SW Worland... 0.22 inch.
12 NE Jackson... 0.24 inch.



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