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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RIVERTON WY
744 PM MST THU MAR 6 2014


SNOW...RAIN...MINOR FLOODING FROM SNOW MELT...AND STRONG WINDS
IMPACTED WESTERN AND CENTRAL WYOMING WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY.
BELOW ARE THREE DIFFERENT LISTS SHOWING SNOWFALL...RAINFALL
AND/OR MELTED SNOWFALL...AND STRONG WIND GUSTS. ADDITIONAL DATA
WILL BE RECEIVED FRIDAY MORNING WHEN OUR NETWORK OF VOLUNTEER
OBSERVERS REPORT. ALL DATA BELOW ARE PRELIMINARY.

NOTE...SNOTELS (SNOW TELEMETRY) ARE REMOTE SENSING SITES IN HIGH
MOUNTAIN WATERSHEDS.  SNOWFALL DATA FROM SNOTELS IS ESTIMATED BASED
ON SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT.

...SNOWFALL REPORTS...

LOCATION                             SNOWFALL

FREMONT COUNTY...
 BROOKS LAKE...                       3 INCHES.
 CASTLE CREEK SNOTEL...               1 INCH.

LINCOLN COUNTY...
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT SNOTEL...          6 INCHES.
 BLIND BULL SUMMIT...                 5 INCHES.
 COMMISSARY RIDGE...                  3 INCHES.
 WILLOW CREEK SNOTEL...               3 INCHES.
 COTTONWOOD CREEK SNOTEL...           3 INCHES.
 INDIAN CREEK SNOTEL...               3 INCHES.
 KELLEY RANGER STATION SNOTEL...      2 INCHES.
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE SNOTEL...        2 INCHES.
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT SNOTEL...          2 INCHES.
 HAMS FORK SNOTEL...                  2 INCHES.

PARK COUNTY...
 BEARTOOTH LAKE SNOTEL...             8 INCHES.
 MARQUETTE SNOTEL...                  5 INCHES.
 EVENING STAR SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 BLACKWATER SNOTEL...                 4 INCHES.
 KIRWIN SNOTEL...                     2 INCHES.
 TIMBER CREEK SNOTEL...               1 INCH.

SUBLETTE COUNTY...
 LOOMIS PARK SNOTEL...                8 INCHES.
 KENDALL RANGER STATION SNOTEL...     7 INCHES.
 GUNSITE PASS SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 EAST RIM DIVIDE SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.
 BIG SANDY OPENING SNOTEL...          3 INCHES.
 ELKHART PARK G.S. SNOTEL...          3 INCHES.
 TRIPLE PEAK SNOTEL...                3 INCHES.
 NEW FORK LAKE SNOTEL...              3 INCHES.
 LARSEN CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 POCKET CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.
 SNIDER BASIN...                      1 INCH.
 14 NW PINEDALE...                  0.5 INCHES.

TETON COUNTY...
 JACKSON HOLE-RAYMER...               7 INCHES.
 BASE CAMP SNOTEL...                  6 INCHES.
 PHILLIPS BENCH SNOTEL...             6 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE-RENDEZVOUS BOWL...      6 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE-MID...                  6 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE PASS SNOTEL...              5 INCHES.
 GRASSY LAKE SNOTEL...                5 INCHES.
 SNAKE RIVER STN SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.
 TOGWOTEE MOUNTAIN LODGE...           3 INCHES.
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT SNOTEL...         3 INCHES.
 SNOW KING...                         3 INCHES.
 5 NW JACKSON...                    2.4 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE-CHIEF JOSEPH...        2 INCHES.
 GRAND TARGHEE SNOTEL...              2 INCHES.
 3 SSW WILSON...                    1.5 INCHES.
 2 NE TETON VILLAGE...              0.5 INCHES.
 JACKSON HOLE-BASE...               0.4 INCHES.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE SNOTEL...         10 INCHES.
 THUMB DIVIDE SNOTEL...               5 INCHES.
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU SNOTEL...          5 INCHES.
 PARKER PEAK SNOTEL...                4 INCHES.
 CANYON SNOTEL...                     4 INCHES.
 SYLVAN LAKE SNOTEL...                3 INCHES.
 OLD FAITHFUL RANGER STATION...     1.5 INCHES.
 SYLVAN ROAD SNOTEL...                1 INCH.


...RAINFALL AND/OR MELTED SNOWFALL REPORTS...

24 HOUR REPORTS ENDING AT TIME/DATE LISTED BELOW.

LOCATION                       AMOUNT     TIME/DATE

...JOHNSON COUNTY...
20 NW MAYOWORTH (8180 FT)      0.19      0600 PM 03/06

...LINCOLN COUNTY...
6 S ALPINE (5676 FT)           0.38      0530 PM 03/06
3 NW ETNA (5692 FT)            0.37      0606 PM 03/06
ETNA (5823 FT)                 0.28      0600 PM 03/06
AFTON (6267 FT)                0.24      0556 PM 03/06
THAYNE (5928 FT)               0.23      0600 PM 03/06
4 NE THAYNE (1905 FT)          0.15      0900 AM 03/06
KEMMERER (6980 FT)             0.12      0600 PM 03/06
SMITHS FORK NEAR BORDER        0.10      0530 PM 03/06
1 SE THAYNE (6086 FT)          0.10      0700 AM 03/06

...PARK COUNTY...
PAHASKA (6800 FT)              0.17      0500 PM 03/06
CHIEF JOSEPH HWY MILE 9        0.12      0612 PM 03/06

...SUBLETTE COUNTY...
BONDURANT (6650 FT)            0.57      0600 PM 03/06
2 NW BONDURANT (6726 FT)       0.47      0551 PM 03/06
10 NNW DANIEL (7470 FT)        0.14      0430 PM 03/06

...TETON COUNTY...
15 NNE GRAND TARGHEE (6830 FT) 0.61      0603 PM 03/06
JACKSON (6240 FT)              0.52      0545 PM 03/06
4 SW JACKSON (6073 FT)         0.51      0603 PM 03/06
JACKSON (6247 FT)              0.45      0607 PM 03/06
JACKSON LAKE DAM               0.44      0530 PM 03/06
2 SSW TETON VILLAGE (6217 FT)  0.27      0900 AM 03/06
HOBACK JUNCTION (5928 FT)      0.24      0604 PM 03/06
JACKSON - COOP (6210 FT)       0.21      0900 AM 03/06
4 N MOOSE (6730 FT)            0.21      0558 PM 03/06
5 S OF SOUTH ENTRANCE YNP      0.21      0430 PM 03/06
ALTA (6430 FT)                 0.19      0445 PM 03/06
7 E MORAN JCT (7251 FT)        0.15      0552 PM 03/06
2 NNE TETON VILLAGE (6339 FT)  0.13      0700 AM 03/06
3 SSW JACKSON (6158 FT)        0.11      1256 PM 03/06

...YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
EXTREME SW YELLOWSTONE         0.82      0549 PM 03/06
OLD FAITHFUL (7320 FT)         0.62      0515 PM 03/06
YELLOWSTONE LAKE (7835 FT)     0.51      0456 PM 03/06
1 NNE LAKE (7875 FT)           0.37      0500 PM 03/06
4 W SOUTH ENTRANCE YNP         0.24      0430 PM 03/06
1 SW CANYON (7900 FT)          0.19      0549 PM 03/06
SOUTH ENTRANCE YNP (6900 FT)   0.19      0530 PM 03/06
14 WSW MAMMOTH (7900 FT)       0.17      0549 PM 03/06
14 S SYLVAN PASS (8650 FT)     0.16      0608 PM 03/06
GARDNER RIVER NR MAMMOTH       0.13      0545 PM 03/06
TOWER FALLS (6266 FT)          0.11      0515 PM 03/06
MAMMOTH (6300 FT)              0.11      0515 PM 03/06


...WIND GUSTS AT OR ABOVE 45 MPH...

LOCATION                  SPEED (MPH)      TIME/DATE

...FREMONT COUNTY...
7 SW MUDDY GAP (7380 FT)       69        0450 PM 03/06
10 W FORT WASHAKIE (9235 FT)   51        0301 PM 03/06
SOUTH PASS (8491 FT)           49        0935 AM 03/06
BEAVER RIM (6784 FT)           48        0946 AM 03/06
RED CANYON (6768 FT)           47        0935 AM 03/06

...HOT SPRINGS COUNTY...
1 WSW THERMOPOLIS (4426 FT)    62        0330 PM 03/06
BOYSEN RESERVOIR (7300 FT)     47        1235 AM 03/06

...JOHNSON COUNTY...
7 SW BARNUM (6440 FT)          53        1046 AM 03/06
BUFFALO AIRPORT (4970 FT)      45        0148 PM 03/06

...NATRONA COUNTY...
CASPER - OUTER DRIVE           69        1241 PM 03/06
16 S HILAND (6380 FT)          67        0910 PM 03/05
CASPER AIRPORT (5320 FT)       50        1137 AM 03/06
19 N CASPER (5677 FT)          47        1140 PM 03/05

...PARK COUNTY...
CHIEF JOSEPH HWY (8136 FT)     80        0110 AM 03/06
5 WNW CLARK (4659 FT)          80        0559 AM 03/06
10 WNW CODY (8401 FT)          68        0140 PM 03/06
1 W CLARK (4270 FT)            54        1154 AM 03/06
8 N MEETEETSE (5926 FT)        52        1111 AM 03/06
CODY - SHERIFF OFFICE          51        0953 AM 03/06
8 S CLARK (4710 FT)            49        0730 AM 03/06

...SUBLETTE COUNTY...
21 W BIG PINEY (8200 FT)       81        0609 PM 03/06

...TETON COUNTY...
SUMMIT - JACKSON RESORT        45        0645 AM 03/06

...YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK...
HOYT PEAK (9800 FT)            62        0315 PM 03/06


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED ARE CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.


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