Mid-week storm produced 2 feet of snow above Lander

Mark Haroldson on horseback during snowfall. Haroldson is a USGS Grizzly bear scientist. Photo courtesy of Mark Haroldson, U.S. Geological Survey.

For a second time this week, Fremont County is boasting the highest snowfall total in the state. Snow roared through central Wyoming Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. The Townsend Creek Snotel recorded 24 inches of snowfall. A station in southwest Lander saw over 20 inches of snowfall.

Meanwhile, other Lander areas received about 14 inches of snow, Atlantic City saw 16 inches, Hudson had 10 inches, Riverton saw between 4-5 inches, and Dubois saw about 4 inches.

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More snowfall totals from the National Weather Service in Riverton listed here.

FREMONT COUNTY... 

 TOWNSEND CREEK SNOTEL...            24 INCHES.

 6 SW LANDER...                    20.4 INCHES.

 HOBBS PARK SNOTEL...                17 INCHES.

 ATLANTIC CITY...                    16 INCHES.

 COLD SPRINGS SNOTEL...              16 INCHES.

 9 SSE LANDER...                     15 INCHES.

 ST. LAWRENCE ALT SNOTEL...          15 INCHES.

 LANDER...                         14.5 INCHES.

 SOUTH PASS SNOTEL...                14 INCHES.

 LANDER AIRPORT...                   14 INCHES.

 3 SW LANDER...                      14 INCHES.

 7 WNW LANDER...                   13.1 INCHES.

 9.5 SW LANDER...                    13 INCHES.

 DEER PARK SNOTEL...                 12 INCHES.

 1 N LANDER...                       11 INCHES.

 9 SSE LANDER...                   10.3 INCHES.

 HUDSON...                           10 INCHES.

 BROOKS LAKE...                       6 INCHES.

 4 W RIVERTON...                      5 INCHES.

 RIVERTON AIRPORT...                4.6 INCHES.

 SWEETWATER STATION...              4.2 INCHES.

 BURROUGHS CREEK SNOTEL...            4 INCHES.

 2 W RIVERTON...                      4 INCHES.

 JEFFREY CITY...                       4 INCHES.

 RIVERTON...                          4 INCHES.

 LITTLE WARM SNOTEL...                3 INCHES.

 DUBOIS...                          2.5 INCHES.

 CASTLE CREEK SNOTEL...               2 INCHES.

 BOYSEN DAM...                        1 INCH.
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