December 3-4, 2007 - 110 MPH Wind Gust, Snowfall in Northwest

December 4, 2007.  A strong moist westerly flow pushed snow into the

northwest Wyoming mountains and strong wind gusts down the east

slopes of the Absaroka Mountains into the Cody foothills.  A wind gust

of 110 mph was clocked by National Weather Service meteorologists at

the mouth of Clarks Fork Canyon southwest of Clark at 11 pm Monday evening.

The following are snowfall amounts across the west and additional wind speeds recorded in Park County Monday and Monday night. 


Clark’s Fork Canyon Rd at mouth of Clark’s Fork Canyon:  Wind speeds of 53 mph with a gust to 110 mph at 11 PM Monday.

Highway 120 five miles south of Cody near mile marker 78:  Wind speeds of 46 mph with a gust to 77 mph at 133 AM Tuesday morning. 

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Snowfall Totals from December 3-4, 2007
CountyGeneral Station NameSnowfall
Fremont Togwotee Pass SNOTEL 12
Fremont Dubois 9 Northwest 3.5
Fremont Little Warm SNOTEL 2
Lincoln Indian Creek SNOTEL 5
Lincoln Thayne 4 Northeast 3.5
Lincoln Triple Peak SNOTEL 3
Lincoln Afton 12 South 3
Lincoln Willow Creek SNOTEL 3
Park Beartooth Lake SNOTEL 13
Park Parker Peak SNOTEL 12
Park Wolverine SNOTEL 8
Park Sylvan Road SNOTEL 7
Park Blackwater SNOTEL 7
Park Evening Star SNOTEL 6
Park Burroughs Creek SNOTEL 5
Park Younts Peak SNOTEL 5
Park Pahaska 3
Park Kirwin SNOTEL 2
Park Crandall Creek 1.5
Sublette Gunsight Pass SNOTEL 6
Sublette Blind Bull Summit SNOTEL 4
Sublette Elkhart Park Guard Station SNOTEL 4
Sublette Kendall Ranger Station SNOTEL 4
Sublette Loomis Park SNOTEL 4
Sublette Snider Basin Snow SNOTEL 3
Sublette Big Sandy Opening SNOTEL 3
Sublette New Fork Lake SNOTEL 3
Sublette Gros Ventre Summit SNOTEL 3
Sublette East Rim Divide SNOTEL 2
Sublette Cora 0.5
Teton Base Camp SNOTEL 10
Teton Grand Targhee 7
Teton Jackson Mid Mountain 6
Teton Phillips Bench SNOTEL 5
Teton Jackson Raymer 4
Teton Granite Creek SNOTEL 4
Teton Moose 3.5
Teton Moose 3
Yellowstone Lewis Lake Divide SNOTEL 16
Yellowstone Two Ocean Plateau SNOTEL 12
Yellowstone Sylvan Lake SNOTEL 12
Yellowstone Canyon SNOTEL 11
Yellowstone Snake River Station SNOTEL 10
Yellowstone Grassy Lake SNOTEL 10
Yellowstone Thumb Divide SNOTEL 5








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