Final snowfall depths: Rural Lander 7 to 9.2 inches; Lander 5-7.5 inches; Morton 5.8 inches; Hudson, Dubois & Ft. Washakie 5 inches; Riverton 2.5 to 3.5 inches; Jeffrey City 3.5 inches

NWS-round(Riverton,  Wyo.) – The National Weather Service in Riverton reported the “final” snowfall amounts from the late week storm on Saturday afternoon.

According to the NWS Team Riverton, snowfall began across western Wyoming Thursday evening, and intensified through the night. Snowfall spread east of the Continental Divide early Friday morning, and become widespread by Friday afternoon. Snowfall accumulations ranged from moderate to significant, with at least light snowfall reported across the majority of the area. Snowfall has impacted many travel routes across the state, and cold temperatures overnight may promote some ice development overnight. Those traveling should remain aware of current road conditions.

Snowfall reports continued to come into the National Weather Service office in Riverton through 9 a.m. Saturday. The final collection of snowfall amounts ended  when 24 hour reports were collected from area observers. The table below are the final snowfall tallies from across the area:

 

Snowfall Reports through 9AM
County Station Name Snowfall
Big Horn 2 SSW Lovell

4.5

Big Horn Shell

4

Big Horn 26 E Lovell

4

Big Horn Bone Springs Divide Snotel

3

Big Horn Bald Mountain Snotel

3

Big Horn Shell Creek Snotel

2

Big Horn 6 E Lovell

2

Big Horn Greybull

1

Fremont 6 SW Lander 9.2
Fremont Castle Creek Snotel 9
Fremont 1 SE Lander 8.5
Fremont 5 W Lander 8
Fremont 5 WSW Lander 8
Fremont Lander 5-7.5
Fremont 9.5 SW Lander 7
Fremont Cold Springs Snotel 6
Fremont Hobbs Park Snotel 6
Fremont 1 E Morton 5.8
Fremont Hudson 5
Fremont Little Warm Snotel 5
Fremont Red Canyon 5
Fremont Burroughs Creek Snotel 5
Fremont Fort Washakie 5
Fremont Dubois 5
Fremont Fort Washakie 4.5
Fremont Brooks Lake Lodge 4
Fremont Riverton 2.5-3.5
Fremont Jeffrey City 3.5
Fremont Deer Park Snotel 3
Fremont Townsend Creek Snotel 3
Fremont South Pass Snotel 2
Fremont Diversion Dam 1.5
Hot Springs Owl Creek Snotel

6

Hot Springs Thermopolis

2.5-3.75

Hot Springs 9 NE Thermopolis

2.4

Johnson 2 N Barnum 4
Johnson Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel 3
Johnson 17 E Kaycee 2.5
Johnson 7 N Kaycee 2.5
Johnson Little Goose Snotel 2
Johnson Hansen Sawmill Snotel 2
Johnson Soldier Park Snotel 2
Johnson Buffalo 0.3-0.5
Lincoln Turnerville

6

Lincoln Kemmerer

3-6

Lincoln Thayne

2-5.2

Lincoln Cottonwood Creek Snotel

5

Lincoln 5 SSE Smoot

4

Lincoln Salt River Summit Snotel

4

Lincoln Commissary Ridge

3

Lincoln Blind Bull Summit Snotel

3

Lincoln Willow Creek Snotel

3

Lincoln Afton

3

Lincoln 1 W Smoot

3

Lincoln Kelley Ranger Station Snotel

3

Lincoln Blind Bull Summit

3

Lincoln Box Y Ranch

2

Lincoln Alpine

1-2

Lincoln Hams Fork Snotel

2

Lincoln Indian Creek Snotel

2

Lincoln 2 NE Freedom

1

Lincoln Spring Creek Divide Snotel

1

Natrona 15 W Midwest 3
Natrona Grave Spring Snotel 3
Natrona Casper 1-2
Natrona Hiland 2
Natrona 14 NE Lost Cabin 2
Natrona Casper Mountain Snotel 0.5-2
Natrona Powder River School 1
Natrona 2 S Casper 1
Natrona 2 E Evansville 1
Natrona 8 NE Alcova 1
Natrona Casper Airport 0.5
Natrona Midwest 0.4
Park Meeteetse

7

Park Cody

3-6.6

Park Meeteetse

5

Park Marquette Snotel

4

Park Blackwater Snotel

4

Park Timber Creek Snotel

3

Park Younts Peak Snotel

2

Park Beartooth Lake Snotel

2

Park Evening Star Snotel

2

Park Powell

1

Park Pahaska

1

Sublette White Pine Ski Area 12
Sublette Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel 9
Sublette Pocket Creek Snotel 9
Sublette Big Sandy Opening Snotel 8
Sublette Larsen Creek Snotel 8
Sublette New Fork Lake Snotel 8
Sublette Pinedale 6-8
Sublette Gunsite Pass Snotel 7
Sublette Marbleton 6
Sublette Loomis Park Snotel 6
Sublette East Rim Divide Snotel 6
Sublette Kendall Ranger Station Snotel 5
Sublette Boulder 4.5
Sublette 8 N Daniel 4.5
Sublette 14 NW Pinedale 4.1
Sublette Snider Basin Snotel 3
Sublette Merna 3
Sublette Triple Peak Snotel 2
Sweetwater 36 S Green River

6

Sweetwater Farson

3-5.5

Sweetwater Green River

0.5-3

Sweetwater Wamsutter

2.5

Sweetwater Point of Rocks

2

Sweetwater Rock Springs

0.4-1.2

Teton Grand Targhee Ski Area 11
Teton Grassy Lake Snotel 11
Teton Grand Targhee Snotel 9
Teton Gros Ventre Summit Snotel 9
Teton Jackson Hole-Rendezvous Bowl 8
Teton Grand Targhee-Chief Joseph 6
Teton Jackson Hole-Raymer 6
Teton Jackson Hole-Mid 6
Teton Moose 4.5
Teton 12 NE Jackson 4
Teton Jackson Hole-Base 4
Teton 2 NE Teton Village 3.5
Teton Togwotee Pass Snotel 3
Teton Togwotee Mountain Lodge 3
Teton 1 ENE Teton Village 2.3
Teton Base Camp Snotel 2
Teton Snow King Ski Area 2
Teton Granite Creek Snotel 2
Washakie Middle Powder Snotel

5

Washakie Worland

3-4

Washakie 16 SSE Ten Sleep

2.7

Washakie 5 NNW Ten Sleep

2.3

Washakie 8 SW Worland

2

Washakie Powder River Pass Snotel

1

Yellowstone Parker Peak Snotel 8
Yellowstone Thumb Divide Snotel 8
Yellowstone Lewis Lake Divide Snotel 8
Yellowstone Two Ocean Plateau Snotel 4
Yellowstone Canyon Snotel 3
Yellowstone Sylvan Road Snotel 2
Yellowstone Sylvan Lake Snotel 2

1 Comment

  1. Jack States

    Interesting snowpack figures for the Lander area. Elevations above 6000 ft on the east slope above Lander had 1-2 in. of old snow and got 7-8 inches total new over a two day period. The snow was extremely dry and crystalline so moisture content is disappointingly low.

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