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Synopsis: A prolonged snow event brought 3 to 4.5 feet of snow to some of the western mountains from late Saturday,
January 7, through Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Snowfall of 1 to 2 feet was common in the Jackson and Star valleys, with higher amounts in the neighboring foothills. These totals were updated Thursday, January 12, to account for snowfall that fell during the day Wednesday but was not reported until Thursday morning.

 
 
Storm Total Snowfall: Late January 7 through January 11, 2017
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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service Riverton WY
0130 PM MST Tue Feb 21 2017

...Snowfall Reports are from 5am Monday up until around noon today...

This system continues to stream in moisture, bringing quite a few
inches to higher elevations.  Many lower elevations are staying
quite warm and still seeing rain as of this report.

Note: SnoTELS (Snow Telemetry) are remote sensing sites in high
mountain watersheds. Snowfall data from SNOTELS are estimated
based on snow water equivalent.

Location                              Snowfall

Big Horn County...

Fremont County...
 Brooks Lake...                      11 inches.
 Deer Park Snotel...                  9 inches.
 St. Lawrence Alt Snotel...           5 inches.
 South Pass Snotel...                 5 inches.
 Little Warm Snotel...                5 inches.
 Hobbs Park Snotel...                 5 inches.
 Burroughs Creek Snotel...            5 inches.
 Townsend Creek Snotel...             3 inches.
 Cold Springs Snotel...               2 inches.
 Castle Creek Snotel...               2 inches.
 Atlantic City...                   1.5 inches.
 Dubois...                            1 inch.

Hot Springs County...

Johnson County...
 Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel...       1 inch.

Lincoln County...
 Blind Bull Summit Snotel...          8 inches.
 Indian Creek Snotel...               7 inches.
 Spring Creek Divide Snotel...        6 inches.
 Blind Bull Summit...                 6 inches.
 Commissary Ridge...                  5 inches.
 Kelley Ranger Station Snotel...      4 inches.
 Willow Creek Snotel...               3 inches.
 Salt River Summit Snotel...          3 inches.
 Cottonwood Creek Snotel...           1 inch.
 Hams Fork Snotel...                  1 inch.

Natrona County...

Park County...
 Kirwin Snotel...                     9 inches.
 Beartooth Lake Snotel...             8 inches.
 Younts Peak Snotel...                7 inches.
 Blackwater Snotel...                 6 inches.
 Evening Star Snotel...               6 inches.
 Pahaska...                           1 inch.

Sublette County...
 Loomis Park Snotel...                7 inches.
 Triple Peak Snotel...                6 inches.
 Gunsite Pass Snotel...               6 inches.
 Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel...          5 inches.
 Kendall Ranger Station Snotel...     5 inches.
 Larsen Creek Snotel...               5 inches.
 Snider Basin Snotel...               5 inches.
 Big Sandy Opening Snotel...          5 inches.
 New Fork Lake Snotel...              4 inches.
 East Rim Divide Snotel...            3 inches.
 Boulder Rearing Station...           1 inch.
 14 NW Pinedale...                    1 inch.
 Pinedale...                        0.2 inches.

Sweetwater County...

Teton County...
 Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain...      11 inches.
 Granite Creek Snotel...             11 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Raymer...             9 inches.
 Togwotee Pass Snotel...              8 inches.
 Grand Targhee - Chief Joseph...      7 inches.
 Base Camp Snotel...                  6 inches.
 3 SSW Wilson...                      6 inches.
 Grassy Lake Snotel...                6 inches.
 Gros Ventre Summit Snotel...         6 inches.
 Snow King...                         5 inches.
 Snake River Stn Snotel...            5 inches.
 Grand Targhee Snotel...              5 inches.
 Phillips Bench Snotel...             4 inches.
 Togwotee Mountain Lodge...           3 inches.
 Jackson Hole - Base...               3 inches.
 Moose...                           2.3 inches.
 Jackson Dam...                     2.2 inches.

Washakie County...

Yellowstone National Park...
 Thumb Divide Snotel...              10 inches.
 Lewis Lake Divide Snotel...          9 inches.
 Sylvan Lake Snotel...                8 inches.
 Canyon Snotel...                     7 inches.
 Parker Peak Snotel...                6 inches.
 Sylvan Road Snotel...                6 inches.
 Snake River Ranger Station...      3.2 inches.
 Lamar Ranger Station...            0.3 inches.

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