Another Winter System Drops Snow Across Wyoming Friday & Saturday

Another Pacific storm system brought more snow and wind to the Cowboy State Friday and Saturday. Snow has tapered off across most of the region and winds will continue to settle down this afternoon and evening. A ridge of high pressure will build across the region Sunday and Monday, keeping conditions dry and cool across most of the state.

Current Forecast Synopsis: The Pacific storm system that impacted the state Friday through Saturday morning has moved off into the central plains. Windy conditions are likely to persist through the afternoon, then settle down after sunset. Cooler temperatures are in store for the region tonight as a ridge of high pressure builds in across the region leaving mostly clear skies and dry conditions. Dry conditions should last through Sunday and Monday.

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Below are the snowfall totals from Friday and Saturday through 12:30 PM Saturday:

Snowfall totals 12/30/2011 - 12/31/2011
County Station Name Snowfall
Big Horn Bone Springs Divide Snotel 7
Big Horn Shell Creek Snotel 5
Big Horn Bald Mountain Snotel 3
Big Horn Shell 1.5
Big Horn 2 SSW Lovell 0.5
Fremont Burroughs Creek Snotel 7
Fremont Brooks Lake Lodge 7
Fremont 10 NNE Riverton 3
Fremont Little Warm Snotel 3
Fremont Boysen Dam 3
Fremont 9 SW Shoshoni 2
Fremont Castle Creek Snotel 2
Fremont 31 WSW Thermopolis 1
Fremont Deer Park Snotel 1
Fremont Hobbs Park Snotel 1
Fremont Riverton ASOS 1
Fremont Dubois 0.5
Fremont 2 SE Riverton 0.5
Fremont Riverton 0.4
Hot Springs Owl Creek Snotel 1
Hot Springs 1 SW Thermopolis 0.4
Hot Springs 9 NE Thermopolis 0.2
Johnson Cloud Peak Reservoir Snotel 6
Johnson Buffalo 4.5
Johnson Soldier Park Snotel 3
Johnson Buffalo 3
Johnson Little Goose Snotel 3
Johnson Bear Trap Meadow Snotel 2
Johnson 17 NNW Kaycee 1.2
Johnson Hansen Sawmill Snotel 1
Johnson Billy Creek 0.6
Lincoln Cottonwood Creek Snotel 6
Lincoln Blind Bull Summit 6
Lincoln Blind Bull Summit Snotel 5
Lincoln Willow Creek Snotel 5
Lincoln Box Y Ranch 4
Lincoln Spring Creek Divide Snotel 3
Lincoln 5 SSE Smoot 2
Lincoln Indian Creek Snotel 2
Lincoln Afton 1.5
Lincoln Salt River Summit Snotel 1
Lincoln Kelley Ranger Station Snotel 1
Lincoln Hams Fork Snotel 1
Natrona Casper Mountain 6-7
Natrona Casper Mountain Snotel 7
Natrona Mills 5.5
Natrona Paradise Valley 4.5
Natrona Reno Hill Snotel 4
Natrona Casper 3-5
Natrona Casper Airport 3.5
Natrona Midwest 3
Natrona Grave Spring Snotel 3
Natrona Powder River 0.5
Park Evening Star Snotel 17
Park Pahaska 12
Park Blackwater Snotel 12
Park Beartooth Lake Snotel 11
Park Younts Peak Snotel 5
Park 5 ESE Cody 4.7
Park 2 WSW Cody 4
Park Kirwin Snotel 3
Park Marquette Snotel 3
Park 1 WNW Cody 2.9
Park 3 NE Sunshine 2.8
Park 7 ESE Cody 2.6
Park Wolverine Snotel 2
Sublette Triple Peak Snotel 8
Sublette Loomis Park Snotel 6
Sublette Kendall Ranger Station Snotel 5
Sublette Elkhart Park G.S. Snotel 4
Sublette Gunsite Pass Snotel 4
Sublette Pocket Creek Snotel 3
Sublette Larsen Creek Snotel 3
Sublette Big Sandy Opening Snotel 3
Sublette East Rim Divide Snotel 3
Sublette Snider Basin Snotel 2
Sublette New Fork Lake Snotel 2
Sublette 14 NW Pinedale 0.8
Sublette Daniel Fish Hatchery 0.5
Teton Grassy Lake Snotel 13
Teton Phillips Bench Snotel 12
Teton Grand Targhee-Chief Joseph 11
Teton Jackson Hole-Mid 10
Teton Jackson Hole-Rendezvous Bowl 10
Teton Base Camp Snotel 10
Teton Jackson Hole-Raymer 9
Teton Grand Targhee Snotel 8
Teton Togwotee Mountain Lodge 7
Teton Snake River Stn Snotel 7
Teton Togwotee Pass Snotel 7
Teton 3 SSW Wilson 6.5
Teton Granite Creek Snotel 5
Teton Gros Ventre Summit Snotel 5
Teton Snow King Ski Area 5
Teton 1 SE Wilson 3
Teton Moose 3
Teton 4 SSW Jackson 2.4
Teton Jackson Hole-Base 2
Teton Moose 1
Washakie Middle Powder Snotel 6
Washakie 27 S Ten Sleep 1.5
Washakie 16 SSE Ten Sleep 1.5
Washakie Powder River Pass Snotel 1
Washakie 5 NNW Ten Sleep 0.5
Yellowstone Lewis Lake Divide Snotel 20
Yellowstone Two Ocean Plateau Snotel 19
Yellowstone Sylvan Lake Snotel 14
Yellowstone Parker Peak Snotel 12
Yellowstone Thumb Divide Snotel 12
Yellowstone Sylvan Road Snotel 12
Yellowstone Yellowstone East Entrance 10
Yellowstone Canyon Snotel 10


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