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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 9:18 PM MST on December 04, 2016

Expires 2:00 PM EST on December 05, 2016


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until noon MST
Monday...

* timing... snow will develop from late Sunday evening to early
Monday morning across the Bighorn Basin and surrounding
mountains... continuing until around noon.

* Total snowfall... possible 5 to 10 inches in the Bighorn
Mountains with 2 to 4 inches across the Bighorn Basin.

* Wind and visibility... north to northwest wind increasing to 15
to 25 mph with gusts 35 mph may cause areas of blowing and
drifting snow... with visibility limited to one half mile or
less at times on Powder River Pass.

* Impacts... roads may become slick... and snow packed with
limited visibility at times. People planning outdoor
activities should be prepared for adverse winter weather
conditions and take the proper precautions.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow and blowing snow means periods
of snow will cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for
snow covered and slick roads with limited visibilities. Slow
down... and allow extra time to reach your destination. Check the
latest Road conditions at wyoroad.Info or by dialing 5 1 1.





Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:54 PM MST on December 04, 2016


... Preliminary storm information...

A powerful winter storm continued to bring snow and blowing snow to
western Wyoming and strong winds to portions of central Wyoming
Sunday afternoon and evening. The following are snowfall reports
received between 7 am and 7 PM Sunday, and 12 hour peak wind reports
from 8 am through 8 PM sunday:

***** snowfall reports *****

Location snowfall

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

Fremont County...
Burroughs creek snotel... 9 inches.
Brooks Lake... 7 inches.
South Pass snotel... 6 inches.
Castle Creek snotel... 6 inches.
Hobbs Park snotel... 4 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 4 inches.
Little warm snotel... 3 inches.
Cold Springs snotel... 2 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 2 inches.
St. Lawrence alt snotel... 2 inches.
10 WNW DuBois... 1.5 inches.

Hot Springs County...
Owl Creek snotel... 1 inch.

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

Lincoln County...
blind bull Summit snotel... 8 inches.
Commissary Ridge... 6 inches.
Blind bull Summit... 6 inches.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 5 inches.
Box y ranch... 5 inches.
Star Valley ranch... 4.2 inches.
Star Valley ranch... 4 inches.
Indian Creek snotel... 4 inches.
5 SSE Smoot... 4 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 3 inches.
Willow Creek snotel... 3 inches.
2 se Thayne... 2.2 inches.
Hams Fork snotel... 2 inches.
3 se Bedford... 2 inches.
Salt River Summit snotel... 2 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 2 inches.
Afton... 0.8 inches.

Park County...
Beartooth Lake snotel... 10 inches.
Evening Star snotel... 9 inches.
Blackwater snotel... 7 inches.
Younts Peak snotel... 6 inches.
Pahaska... 6 inches.
Kirwin snotel... 5 inches.
Wolverine snotel... 4 inches.
Marquette snotel... 2 inches.

Sublette County...
Loomis Park snotel... 10 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 8 inches.
Triple Peak snotel... 6 inches.
New Fork Lake snotel... 5 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 5 inches.
Elkhart Park g.S. Snotel... 5 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 5 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 4 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 4 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 3 inches.
Pocket creek snotel... 2 inches.
14 NW Pinedale... 0.8 inches.
Daniel Fish Hatchery... 0.5 inches.

Teton County...
Jackson Hole - rendezvous bowl... 17 inches.
Grand targhee snotel... 15 inches.
Jackson Hole - Mid Mountain... 15 inches.
Jackson Hole - Raymer... 14 inches.
Grassy Lake snotel... 14 inches.
Grand targhee - chief Joseph... 11 inches.
Phillips bench snotel... 11 inches.
Base Camp snotel... 10 inches.
Granite creek snotel... 9 inches.
Snake River stn snotel... 9 inches.
Togwotee Mountain Lodge... 9 inches.
Snow King... 6 inches.
Jackson Hole - base... 6 inches.
1 ENE Teton Village... 5.5 inches.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 5 inches.
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 5 inches.
Jackson... 4 inches.
12 NE Jackson... 3 inches.
Jackson dam... 2.5 inches.
3 SSW Wilson... 2.5 inches.
Togwotee Pass... 2 inches.

Washakie County...
middle powder snotel... 2 inches.

Yellowstone National Park...
Lewis Lake Divide snotel... 11 inches.
Parker Peak snotel... 10 inches.
Thumb Divide snotel... 5 inches.
Canyon snotel... 4 inches.
Sylvan Road snotel... 4 inches.
Sylvan Lake snotel... 3 inches.
Lamar Ranger station... 0.6 inches.


***** Peak wind reports *****

Location speed time/date elevation (ft.)

... Wyoming...

... Fremont County...
Red Canyon 75 mph 0625 PM 12/04 6768
Beaver Rim 63 mph 0616 PM 12/04 6784
7 SW Muddy Gap 60 mph 0950 am 12/04 7380
7 NW Lander 53 mph 0654 PM 12/04 5797
2 W South Pass City 51 mph 1121 am 12/04 8185
Jeffrey City 50 mph 0729 PM 12/04 6374
10 W Fort Washakie 49 mph 1201 PM 12/04 9235
Lander Airport 44 mph 0647 PM 12/04 5586
DuBois Airport 43 mph 0110 PM 12/04 7297
10 W DuBois 40 mph 0153 PM 12/04 8432
3 NNW Hudson 40 mph 0546 PM 12/04 5555

... Hot Springs County...
Thermopolis 42 mph 0125 PM 12/04 4426

... Johnson County...
7 SW Barnum 44 mph 0146 PM 12/04 6440
12 N Kaycee 40 mph 0546 PM 12/04 5287

... Lincoln County...
Mt coffin 71 mph 0200 PM 12/04 10870

... Natrona County...
16 S Hiland 66 mph 0310 PM 12/04 6380
Casper outer drive 65 mph 0316 PM 12/04 5463
Casper Airport 52 mph 0208 PM 12/04 5320
2 se Hiland 48 mph 0226 PM 12/04 6134
20 N Casper 46 mph 0211 PM 12/04 5677
Natrona 46 mph 0610 PM 12/04 5589
8 S Casper 40 mph 0652 PM 12/04 7740

... Park County...
5 WNW Clark 75 mph 1230 PM 12/04 4659
Hoyt Peak 74 mph 0500 PM 12/04 9800
10 WNW Cody 52 mph 0940 am 12/04 8401
8 S Clark 43 mph 0100 PM 12/04 4710

... Sublette County...
Big Piney Airport 43 mph 0251 PM 12/04 6974

... Sweetwater County...
I 80 - mile marker 184 42 mph 1126 am 12/04 7112
5 E Rock Springs 41 mph 1030 am 12/04 6369
15 se Rock Springs 40 mph 1044 am 12/04 7550

... Teton County...
5 ENE Alta - freds mtn 52 mph 0715 PM 12/04 9840
Summit - Jackson resort 52 mph 0600 PM 12/04 10318
snow King 41 mph 0530 PM 12/04 7810

... Washakie County...
15 SSW big trails 44 mph 1240 PM 12/04 6554

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. Not all data listed are considered official.


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