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Winter Weather Advisory

Statement as of 2:43 AM MST on March 03, 2015

Expires 8:00 PM EST on March 03, 2015


... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM MST this
evening...

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM MST this
evening.

* Summary and timing... periods of occasionally moderate snow will
continue into the mid- morning hours. Light snow will then
persist this afternoon before tapering off this evening.

* Snow accumulations... 2 to 4 inches with higher amounts possible
along Meeteetse Rim. Up to 10 inches possible in the absarokas.

* Wind and visibility... north wind of 20 to 30 mph. Visibility
of one mile or less in snow and blowing snow. Wind chills will
be near 20 below zero at times.

* Impacts... snowfall will create snow packed roadways resulting in
difficult travel. Windy conditions will create low visibility
and low wind chills today which could be deadly to Newborn
livestock and could cause frost bite to humans and animals who
are left exposed to the conditions for an extended period of
time.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow and blowing
snow will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery
roads and limited visibilities... and use caution while driving.

The latest Road conditions provided by the Wyoming Department of
Transportation are available by calling 5-1-1 or on the internet
at wyoroad.Info.





Record Report

Statement as of 12:38 AM MST on March 03, 2015



... Record daily maximum precipitation set at Casper Monday...

A wet and cold winter storm system moved across Wyoming Monday night
and dropped enough moisture to set a record precipitation of 0.48 of
an inch at the Natrona County International Airport near Casper
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.29 of an inch that was
set back in 1966.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:40 AM MST on March 03, 2015



... Preliminary snowfall totals...

Below are snowfall totals through about 1 am Tuesday. The highest
snowfall totals occurred around Casper... where 5 to 9 inches of
snow occurred... with around 18 inches on Casper Mountain. Additional
reports will be received later this morning... and an updated
and more thorough snowfall report will be issued Tuesday afternoon.

Note... snotels (snow telemetry) are remote sensing sites in High
Mountain watersheds. Snowfall data from snotels is estimated based
on snow water equivalent.

Location snowfall

Big Horn County...
Powder River Pass... 2 inches.
Bone Springs Divide snotel... 1 inch.


Fremont County...
Beaver Rim... 6 inches.
Deer Park snotel... 6 inches.
South Pass snotel... 4 inches.
10 NW Riverton... 4 inches.
Hobbs Park snotel... 4 inches.
Little warm snotel... 4 inches.
Lander Airport... 3.8 inches.
Riverton Airport... 3.5 inches.
Riverton... 3.5 inches.
10 NNE Riverton... 3 inches.
Cold Springs snotel... 2 inches.
Castle Creek snotel... 2 inches.
Townsend creek snotel... 2 inches.
St. Lawrence alt snotel... 1 inch.


Lincoln County...
Willow Creek snotel... 6 inches.
Cottonwood Creek snotel... 4 inches.
Kelley Ranger station snotel... 2 inches.
5 NNE Thayne... 1.5 inches.
Blind bull Summit snotel... 1 inch.
Spring Creek Divide snotel... 1 inch.


Natrona County...
Casper Mountain... 12 to 18 inches.
Casper... 5 to 9 inches.
Reno Hill snotel... 9 inches.
Casper Airport... 5.1 inches.
Grave Spring snotel... 2 inches.


Park County...
Kirwin snotel... 2 inches.
Timber Creek snotel... 2 inches.


Sublette County...
Triple Peak snotel... 5 inches.
Kendall Ranger station snotel... 4 inches.
Big Sandy Opening snotel... 4 inches.
Pocket creek snotel... 4 inches.
Larsen creek snotel... 3 inches.
East Rim Divide snotel... 2 inches.
Gunsite pass snotel... 2 inches.
Snider Basin snotel... 1 inch.


Sweetwater County...
Wamsutter... 4 inches.
27 N Table Rock... 2 inches.
Rock Springs... 1 inch.


Teton County...
Gros ventre Summit snotel... 3 inches.
Togwotee Pass snotel... 3 inches.
Grand targhee snotel... 2 inches.
Base Camp snotel... 1 inch.
Phillips bench snotel... 1 inch.
Snake River stn snotel... 1 inch.
Darwin ranch... 0.5 inches.


Washakie County...
middle powder snotel... 1 inch.


Yellowstone National Park...
Two Ocean Plateau snotel... 5 inches.


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