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Statement as of 12:46 PM MST on January 16, 2017

Expires 2:46 AM EST on January 17, 2017


The low pressure storm system which passed from west to east
south of The Four Corners produing significant rain and snow
across eastern Utah and western Colorado Friday and
Saturday, was spinning over central Kansas at midday Monday.
Before departing, the system produced light snow across mainly
the higher elevations of west central and southwest Colorado
Sunday and Sunday night. Following are preliminary snowfall
amounts from the past 24 hours ending at the times noted
with each report.

Across the mountains of west central and southwest Colorado,
24 hour snow amounts have tentatively been estimated to be up
to 4 inches.


... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... Colorado...

... Archuleta County...
Pagosa Springs 15.0 SSE 2.7 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pagosa Springs 1.6 SSW 1.9 in 0815 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pagosa Springs 2.5 W 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Delta County...
Hotchkiss 7.1 WNW 0.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Hotchkiss 5.4 NE 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Paonia 2.1 SSE 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Hotchkiss 5.1 WNW 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
2 WSW Paonia 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 hads
Cedaredge 1.0 NE 0.3 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Eagle County...
Vail 2.6 E 2.4 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Vail 0.9 WNW 1.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Avon 2n 1.0 in 0600 am 01/16 ucoop
Wolcott 2.3 N 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Wolcott 2n 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Basalt 5.8 E 0.9 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Gypsum 1.9 SSW 0.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Carbondale 5.7 E 0.3 in 0740 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Garfield County...
Carbondale 4.6 NNE 0.2 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Gunnison County...
Powderhorn 4.4 NNE 2.3 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs
Doyleville 2.1 W 2.0 in 0822 am 01/16 cocorahs
Cimarron 11.2 S 2.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pitkin 1.1 SW 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pitkin County (ham) 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Gunnison 3wsw 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Gunnison 6.6 N 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Crested Butte 0.4 in 0745 am 01/16 hads

... La Plata County...
Bayfield 7.0 N 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
5 W Vallecito 0.7 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Bayfield 0.6 WSW 0.6 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Durango 4.8 WSW 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Rockwood 6.9 NNW 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Montezuma County...
Dolores 4.8 ENE 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Montrose County...
Montrose 2.9 ESE 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 7.3 ENE 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Black Canyon of the Gunnison 1.4 in 0900 am 01/16 coop
Montrose 2e 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Montrose 1.2 WSW 1.0 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 1.6 E 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 8.1 WNW 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 2.0 SSE 0.5 in 0515 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 4.0 NW 0.4 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Ouray County...
Ouray .23 NNW 2.4 in 0745 am 01/16 cocorahs
Ouray spotter 2.4 in 0745 am 01/16 coop
5 SW Colona 1.6 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs
3 SW Colona 1.5 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs

... San Miguel County...
2 W Telluride 0.1 in 1100 am 01/16 misc

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


NWS Grand Junction co
Iris system

1246 PM MST Mon Jan 16 2017

The low pressure storm system which passed from west to east
south of The Four Corners produing significant rain and snow
across eastern Utah and western Colorado Friday and
Saturday, was spinning over central Kansas at midday Monday.
Before departing, the system produced light snow across mainly
the higher elevations of west central and southwest Colorado
Sunday and Sunday night. Following are preliminary snowfall
amounts from the past 24 hours ending at the times noted
with each report.

Across the mountains of west central and southwest Colorado,
24 hour snow amounts have tentatively been estimated to be up
to 4 inches.


... Snowfall reports...

Location amount time/date provider

... Colorado...

... Archuleta County...
Pagosa Springs 15.0 SSE 2.7 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pagosa Springs 1.6 SSW 1.9 in 0815 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pagosa Springs 2.5 W 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Delta County...
Hotchkiss 7.1 WNW 0.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Hotchkiss 5.4 NE 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Paonia 2.1 SSE 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Hotchkiss 5.1 WNW 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
2 WSW Paonia 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 hads
Cedaredge 1.0 NE 0.3 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Eagle County...
Vail 2.6 E 2.4 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Vail 0.9 WNW 1.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Avon 2n 1.0 in 0600 am 01/16 ucoop
Wolcott 2.3 N 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Wolcott 2n 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Basalt 5.8 E 0.9 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Gypsum 1.9 SSW 0.8 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Carbondale 5.7 E 0.3 in 0740 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Garfield County...
Carbondale 4.6 NNE 0.2 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Gunnison County...
Powderhorn 4.4 NNE 2.3 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs
Doyleville 2.1 W 2.0 in 0822 am 01/16 cocorahs
Cimarron 11.2 S 2.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pitkin 1.1 SW 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Pitkin County (ham) 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Gunnison 3wsw 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Gunnison 6.6 N 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Crested Butte 0.4 in 0745 am 01/16 hads

... La Plata County...
Bayfield 7.0 N 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
5 W Vallecito 0.7 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Bayfield 0.6 WSW 0.6 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Durango 4.8 WSW 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Rockwood 6.9 NNW 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Montezuma County...
Dolores 4.8 ENE 0.1 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Montrose County...
Montrose 2.9 ESE 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 7.3 ENE 1.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Black Canyon of the Gunnison 1.4 in 0900 am 01/16 coop
Montrose 2e 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 ucoop
Montrose 1.2 WSW 1.0 in 0800 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 1.6 E 1.0 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 8.1 WNW 0.5 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 2.0 SSE 0.5 in 0515 am 01/16 cocorahs
Montrose 4.0 NW 0.4 in 0700 am 01/16 cocorahs

... Ouray County...
Ouray .23 NNW 2.4 in 0745 am 01/16 cocorahs
Ouray spotter 2.4 in 0745 am 01/16 coop
5 SW Colona 1.6 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs
3 SW Colona 1.5 in 0900 am 01/16 cocorahs

... San Miguel County...
2 W Telluride 0.1 in 1100 am 01/16 misc

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


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