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Watches & Warnings

Winter Storm Warning
Issued: 10:22 AM MST Nov. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 5 PM MST this
afternoon...

* what... moderate to heavy snow and blowing snow occurring. Plan
on difficult travel conditions. Additional snow accumulations
of 3 to 7 inches, with localized amounts up to 9 inches, are
expected.

* Where... Wind River mountains west.

* When... until 5 PM today.

* Additional details... winds gusting as high as 45 mph will
cause areas of blowing and drifting snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow and blowing snow means severe
winter weather conditions are occurring. If you must travel, keep
an extra flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.




Public Information Statement
Issued: 12:24 PM MST Nov. 17, 2017 – National Weather Service


A potent winter storm continues to send a stream of Pacific moisture
into far western Wyoming. This snowy event is expected to persist
through this afternoon although more showery in nature. The
following are snow totals that have accumulated around the area thus
far.

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Snotels (snow telemetry) are remote sensing sites in the mountain
watersheds. Snowfall data from snotels are estimated based on snow
water equivalent.

Location snowfall

Big Horn County...
Shell Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Powder River Pass... 2 inches.
Bone Springs Divide snotel... 2 inches.
Bald Mountain snotel... 1 inch.

Fremont County...
Brooks Lake... 16 inches.
Hobbs Park snotel... 15 inches.
South Pass snotel... 13 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 12 inches.
Burroughs creek snotel... 9 inches.
Little warm snotel... 5 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 4 inches.
Castle Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Cold Springs snotel... 2 inches.
DuBois... 0.5 inches.

Johnson County...
Cloud Peak Reservoir snotel... 4 inches.
Bear Trap Meadow snotel... 2 inches.
Little goose snotel... 1 inch.
Soldier Park snotel... 1 inch.
Hansen Sawmill snotel... 1 inch.

Lincoln County...
blind bull Summit... 20 inches.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 15 inches.
Indian Creek snotel... 13 inches.
Commissary Ridge... 12 inches.
Willow Creek snotel... 10 inches.
Blind bull Summit snotel... 8 inches.
Hams Fork snotel... 7 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 7 inches.
Salt River Summit snotel... 5 inches.
Box y ranch... 5 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 4 inches.

Natrona County...
Reno Hill snotel... 3 inches.
Casper Mountain... 2 inches.

Park County...
Younts Peak snotel... 10 inches.
Beartooth Lake snotel... 10 inches.
Blackwater snotel... 10 inches.
Kirwin snotel... 10 inches.
Evening Star snotel... 5 inches.
Wolverine snotel... 5 inches.
Marquette snotel... 3 inches.
Timber Creek snotel... 2 inches.

Sublette County...
Triple Peak snotel... 13 inches.
Loomis Park snotel... 11 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 7 inches.
14 NW Pinedale... 6.5 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 6 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 5 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 5 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 5 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 5 inches.
Pocket creek snotel... 3 inches.
New Fork Lake snotel... 3 inches.
Elkhart Park g.S. Snotel... 2 inches.
Boulder rearing station... 1 inch.
Pinedale... 0.7 inches.

Sweetwater County...
Green River... 0.2 inches.

Teton County...
Jackson Hole - Raymer... 20 inches.
Jackson Hole - rendezvous bowl... 20 inches.
Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain... 18 inches.
Phillips bench snotel... 14 inches.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 13 inches.
Grand targhee - chief Joseph... 12 inches.
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 11 inches.
Grassy Lake snotel... 10 inches.
Togwotee Mountain Lodge... 9 inches.
Grand targhee snotel... 7 inches.
Base Camp snotel... 7 inches.
3 SSW Wilson... 6.5 inches.
Snow King ski area... 4 inches.
Snake River stn snotel... 4 inches.
Jackson dam... 2.5 inches.
3 NNE Wilson... 2 inches.
Snow King... 2 inches.
5 NW Jackson... 2 inches.
Moose... 1.8 inches.
Jackson Hole - base... 1.5 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...

Lewis Lake Divide snotel... 21 inches.
Thumb Divide snotel... 12 inches.
Parker Peak snotel... 11 inches.
Two Ocean Plateau snotel... 10 inches.
Sylvan Lake snotel... 8 inches.
Sylvan Road snotel... 8 inches.
Canyon snotel... 4 inches.
Lamar Ranger station... 0.3 inches.


Team Riverton


1224 PM MST Fri Nov 17 2017


A potent winter storm continues to send a stream of Pacific moisture
into far western Wyoming. This snowy event is expected to persist
through this afternoon although more showery in nature. The
following are snow totals that have accumulated around the area thus
far.

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Snotels (snow telemetry) are remote sensing sites in the mountain
watersheds. Snowfall data from snotels are estimated based on snow
water equivalent.

Location snowfall

Big Horn County...
Shell Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Powder River Pass... 2 inches.
Bone Springs Divide snotel... 2 inches.
Bald Mountain snotel... 1 inch.

Fremont County...
Brooks Lake... 16 inches.
Hobbs Park snotel... 15 inches.
South Pass snotel... 13 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 12 inches.
Burroughs creek snotel... 9 inches.
Little warm snotel... 5 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 4 inches.
Castle Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Cold Springs snotel... 2 inches.
DuBois... 0.5 inches.

Johnson County...
Cloud Peak Reservoir snotel... 4 inches.
Bear Trap Meadow snotel... 2 inches.
Little goose snotel... 1 inch.
Soldier Park snotel... 1 inch.
Hansen Sawmill snotel... 1 inch.

Lincoln County...
blind bull Summit... 20 inches.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 15 inches.
Indian Creek snotel... 13 inches.
Commissary Ridge... 12 inches.
Willow Creek snotel... 10 inches.
Blind bull Summit snotel... 8 inches.
Hams Fork snotel... 7 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 7 inches.
Salt River Summit snotel... 5 inches.
Box y ranch... 5 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 4 inches.

Natrona County...
Reno Hill snotel... 3 inches.
Casper Mountain... 2 inches.

Park County...
Younts Peak snotel... 10 inches.
Beartooth Lake snotel... 10 inches.
Blackwater snotel... 10 inches.
Kirwin snotel... 10 inches.
Evening Star snotel... 5 inches.
Wolverine snotel... 5 inches.
Marquette snotel... 3 inches.
Timber Creek snotel... 2 inches.

Sublette County...
Triple Peak snotel... 13 inches.
Loomis Park snotel... 11 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 7 inches.
14 NW Pinedale... 6.5 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 6 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 5 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 5 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 5 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 5 inches.
Pocket creek snotel... 3 inches.
New Fork Lake snotel... 3 inches.
Elkhart Park g.S. Snotel... 2 inches.
Boulder rearing station... 1 inch.
Pinedale... 0.7 inches.

Sweetwater County...
Green River... 0.2 inches.

Teton County...
Jackson Hole - Raymer... 20 inches.
Jackson Hole - rendezvous bowl... 20 inches.
Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain... 18 inches.
Phillips bench snotel... 14 inches.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 13 inches.
Grand targhee - chief Joseph... 12 inches.
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 11 inches.
Grassy Lake snotel... 10 inches.
Togwotee Mountain Lodge... 9 inches.
Grand targhee snotel... 7 inches.
Base Camp snotel... 7 inches.
3 SSW Wilson... 6.5 inches.
Snow King ski area... 4 inches.
Snake River stn snotel... 4 inches.
Jackson dam... 2.5 inches.
3 NNE Wilson... 2 inches.
Snow King... 2 inches.
5 NW Jackson... 2 inches.
Moose... 1.8 inches.
Jackson Hole - base... 1.5 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...

Lewis Lake Divide snotel... 21 inches.
Thumb Divide snotel... 12 inches.
Parker Peak snotel... 11 inches.
Two Ocean Plateau snotel... 10 inches.
Sylvan Lake snotel... 8 inches.
Sylvan Road snotel... 8 inches.
Canyon snotel... 4 inches.
Lamar Ranger station... 0.3 inches.


Team Riverton

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