Early Spring Snowstorm, April 14-17

A large, complex low pressure system centered in eastern New Mexico early Friday afternoon, April 17th, brought moderate to heavy snowfall to western Wyoming and a large portion of central Wyoming from Hot Springs County and northern Natrona County southward across southern Wyoming. Snowfall amounts of 6 to 12 inches have been common in the lower elevations with snowfall amounts ranging from 12 to 18 inches in the Salt River, Wyoming and eastern Wind River Ranges. The snowfall reports included on the maps and the table below were received by the National Weather Service in Riverton through 6 PM MDT, Friday, April 17th, and these reports represent storm totals.

High Resolution Snowfall Map

Low Resolution Snowfall Map

 

Storm Total Snowfall for April 14-17
County Station Name Snowfall
Big Horn Bone Springs Divide Snotel 1
Fremont Homestead Park
19
Fremont Cold Springs Snotel
16.5
Fremont Little Warm Snotel 14
Fremont Brooks Lake Lodge 14
Fremont St. Lawrence Alt Snotel 13
Fremont Burroughs Creek Snotel 12
Fremont Lander 5W 12
Fremont Deer Park Snotel 11.5
Fremont Riverton 2W 11.5
Fremont Townsend Creek Snotel 11
Fremont South Pass Snotel 11
Fremont Lander Airport
11
Fremont Red Canyon
10
Fremont Hobbs Park Snotel 9
Fremont Lander Airport
11
Fremont Riverton 6 to 8.9
Fremont Lander (town) 6 to 9
Fremont Hudson 8
Fremont Riverton 8NW 7
Fremont Jeffrey City 7
Fremont Lander 4.9 WSW 6
Fremont Lander 4WSW 6
Fremont Lander 5SW 5
Fremont Dubois 3.2
Fremont Boysen Dam 2
Hot Springs Owl Creek Snotel 9.5
Hot Springs Thermopolis 8
Hot Springs Thermopolis 17ESE 6
Hot Springs Thermopolis 9NE 3.4
Hot Springs Lucerne 3
Johnson Kaycee 17 NNW 3
Johnson Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel 3
Johnson Hansen Sawmill Snotel 2.5
Johnson Bear Trap Meadow Snotel 2.5
Johnson Buffalo 4.1 SSW 1
Lincoln Blind Bull Summit 15
Lincoln Indian Creek Snotel 14
Lincoln Spring Creek Divide Snotel 14
Lincoln Cottonwood Creek Snotel 12
Lincoln Blind Bull Summit Snotel 11
Lincoln Salt River Summit Snotel 11
Lincoln Hams Fork Snotel 9
Lincoln Kelley Ranger Station Snotel 9
Lincoln Willow Creek Snotel 8
Lincoln Kemmerer 20.5 NNW 6.5
Lincoln Box Y Ranch 6
Lincoln Thayne 1SE 5.3
Lincoln Thayne 4.2 NNE 4
Lincoln Kemmerer 4
Lincoln Afton 12.2 S 3
Lincoln La Barge 2.5
Lincoln Alpine 1.5
Natrona Casper 5SSW 7.8
Natrona Reno Hill Snotel 7.5
Natrona Casper 1.6 S 6.6
Natrona Casper Mountain Snotel 6
Natrona Casper 10 SW
6
Natrona Casper 4.4 WSW 5.7
Natrona Casper 10.7 ESE 5.6
Natrona Casper 4.3 WSW 5.1
Natrona Casper Mountain 5
Natrona Mills 5
Natrona Grave Spring Snotel 4
Natrona Casper 3S 3.8
Natrona Casper 2.7 NNE 3.7
Natrona Midwest 1.5
Park Kirwin Snotel 13.5
Park Timber Creek Snotel 11.5
Park Blackwater Snotel 11
Park Younts Peak Snotel 8.5
Park Marquette Snotel 7.5
Park Beartooth Lake Snotel 5
Park Wolverine Snotel 4.5
Park Evening Star Snotel 2.5
Park Meeteetse 1
Park Crandall Creek 0.2
Sheridan Big Goose Snotel 2
Sheridan Burgess Junction Snotel 1
Sheridan Tie Creek Snotel 1
Sheridan Dome Lake Snotel 1
Sublette Triple Peak Snotel 17
Sublette Gunsite Pass Snotel 8
Sublette Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel 8
Sublette Snider Basin Snotel 8
Sublette Big Sandy Opening Snotel 7
Sublette Loomis Park Snotel 7
Sublette Pinedale 13 SE 6
Sublette East Rim Divide Snotel 5
Sublette New Fork Lake Snotel 4
Sublette Big Piney 4
Sublette Boulder Rearing Station 4
Sublette Pinedale 13.8 NW 3.5
Sublette Boulder 3
Sublette Kendall Ranger Station Snotel 3
Sweetwater Rock Springs 7 to 11
Sweetwater Farson 8
Sweetwater Superior 8
Sweetwater Granger Post Office 7
Sweetwater Farson 5N 6
Sweetwater Eden 6
Sweetwater Rock Springs 7SE 5
Sweetwater Wamsutter 3 to 5
Sweetwater Table Rock 27N 5
Sweetwater Green River 5
Sweetwater Bairoil 4
Sweetwater Green River 3
Sweetwater Point of Rocks 7NE 3
Sweetwater Wamsutter 33N 2
Sweetwater Point of Rocks 1
Teton Jackson Hole - Raymer 20
Teton Jackson Hole - Mid 18
Teton Togwotee Pass Snotel 13
Teton Snow King Ski Area 13
Teton Togwotee Pass 11
Teton Phillips Bench Snotel 11
Teton Grassy Lake Snotel 11
Teton Moose 5
Teton Grand Targhee Snotel 5
Teton Gros Ventre Summit Snotel 5
Teton Base Camp Snotel 4
Teton Jackson Hole - Base 3
Teton Jackson 5.3 NW 2.5
Teton Snake River Station Snotel 2
Teton Moose .4 S 2
Teton Granite Creek Snotel 2
Washakie Middle Powder Snotel 8
Washakie Powder River Pass Snotel 3.5
Washakie Ten Sleep 16SSE 1
Washakie Ten Sleep 4.8 NNW 0.2
Yellowstone Thumb Divide Snotel 10
Yellowstone Canyon Snotel 8.5
Yellowstone Yellowstone Mammoth 8
Yellowstone Lewis Lake Divide Snotel 7
Yellowstone Sylvan Lake Snotel 5
Yellowstone Sylvan Road Snotel 4.5
Yellowstone Parker Peak Snotel 3.5
Yellowstone Two Ocean Plateau Snotel 2.5
Yellowstone East Entrance Ranger Station 1.2

 



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