Western Mountain Snowfall Apr 16-17, 2011

Moist, westerly flow, combined with upper level disturbances has brought a long-duration snow event to the western mountains. There will be a brief lull in the snow Sunday afternoon before another, more organized, disturbance moves into the region Sunday night into Monday. Stay tuned as details on this next snow event come in to view.

Below are the 24-hour snowfall totals from 12:00 PM  Saturday, through 12:00 PM Sunday as estimated from snotel observations.

Low Resolution Snowfall Map

High Resolution Snowfall Map


Snowfall Query
County Station Name Snowfall
Fremont Burroughs Creek Snotel 5
Fremont South Pass Snotel 3
Fremont Deer Park Snotel 3
Fremont Little Warm Snotel 2
Fremont St. Lawrence Alt Snotel 1
Fremont Hobbs Park Snotel 1
Fremont Cold Springs Snotel 1
Fremont Castle Creek Snotel 1
Lincoln Willow Creek Snotel 11
Lincoln Spring Creek Divide Snotel 10
Lincoln Blind Bull Summit 10
Lincoln Indian Creek Snotel 8
Lincoln Kelley Ranger Station Snotel 4
Lincoln Cottonwood Creek Snotel 3
Lincoln Salt River Summit Snotel 2
Lincoln Hams Fork Snotel 1
Park Blackwater Snotel 8
Park Evening Star Snotel 5
Park Beartooth Lake Snotel 4
Park Kirwin Snotel 3
Park Younts Peak Snotel 3
Park Marquette Snotel 3
Sublette Triple Peak Snotel 9
Sublette Gunsite Pass Snotel 6
Sublette Pocket Creek Snotel 6
Sublette Snider Basin Snotel 5
Sublette Larsen Creek Snotel 5
Sublette Kendall Ranger Station Snotel 5
Sublette Big Sandy Opening Snotel 4
Sublette Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel 4
Sublette New Fork Lake Snotel 3
Sublette East Rim Divide Snotel 3
Sublette Loomis Park Snotel 3
Teton Grand Targhee Snotel 15
Teton Togwotee Pass Snotel 8
Teton Base Camp Snotel 5
Teton Granite Creek Snotel 4
Teton Grassy Lake Snotel 4
Teton Phillips Bench Snotel 4
Teton Gros Ventre Summit Snotel 3
Yellowstone Lewis Lake Divide Snotel 8
Yellowstone Sylvan Lake Snotel 3
Yellowstone Thumb Divide Snotel 2
Yellowstone Canyon Snotel 2
Yellowstone Sylvan Road Snotel 1

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