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Water Resources Data System
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Laramie, WY 82071

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At 10:18p, 8/20/18
Temperature 56.3°F
Wind 8.0 mph


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United States           Natural Resources             Water and Climate Center
Department of           Conservation                          Portland, Oregon
Agriculture             Service                                               
 
          S N O W  -  P R E C I P I T A T I O N    U P D A T E
 
              Based on Mountain Data from NRCS SNOTEL Sites
                    As of TUESDAY: MARCH 4 , 1997 
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BASIN                    ELEV.  SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT   TOTAL PRECIPITATION
 Data Site Name          (Ft)                      %                      %  
                                Current  Average  Avg  Current  Average  Avg
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WYOMING


SNAKE RIVER  

 BASE CAMP                7030    27.5    15.9   173     27.6    20.4   135 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    27.6    19.2   144     28.1    22.6   124 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    27.6    15.8   175     22.3    21.4   104 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    42.1    30.3   139     38.6    33.0   117 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    20.0    13.2   152     18.7    14.4   130 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    49.9    30.2   165       -M    33.6      *
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    37.8    24.8   152     41.9    26.5   158 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    20.6    12.4   166     22.1    15.3   144 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    26.6    16.5   161     33.6    23.2   145 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    32.8    23.8   138       -M    24.5      *
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    29.7    14.6   203       -M    19.0      *
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    31.5    21.3   148       -M    25.1      *
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    40.2    22.7   177       -M    28.1      *
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    33.8    26.4   128     37.0    29.0   128 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    156                    131 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    32.0    20.3   158       -M    15.4      *
 BLACK BEAR               7950      -M    32.5      *      -M    34.4      *
 CANYON                   7940    22.2    11.0   202     23.6    12.3   192 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    50.7    30.9   164       -M    31.3      *
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    38.5    21.1   182     34.8    22.3   156 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    11.4     8.2   139     17.8    10.4   171 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    28.8    18.4   157       -M    13.4      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    28.8    18.9   152       -M    16.6      *
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    29.7    14.6   203       -M    19.0      *
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    40.2    22.7   177       -M    28.1      *
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    23.8    14.8   161       -M    18.4      *
 WHITE MILL               8700    34.6    21.7   159       -M    24.3      *
 WOLVERINE                7650    14.9    10.3   145     14.3    11.2   128 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    167                    161*


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    22.2    13.3   167       -M    14.3      *
 CHRISTINA LAKE           9980    18.7    13.0   144     19.5    13.6   143 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     9.6     7.2   133     10.6     8.6   123 
 HOBBS PARK              10100    15.5    12.4   125     12.0    11.5   104 
 LITTLE WARM              9620    15.1     9.5   159     16.8    11.0   153 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    24.5    14.3   171     23.0    14.1   163 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     8.3     6.4   130      9.7     8.2   118 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    31.5    21.3   148       -M    25.1      *
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     9.2     8.2   112     10.4    10.1   103 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    146                    132 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375    19.6    17.4   113     16.3    14.4   113 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.2     6.0   120      7.3     6.5   112 
 BLACKWATER               9780    33.7    18.5   182     25.5    15.5   165 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.2    13.7   118     14.6    12.0   122 
 EVENING STAR             9200    37.4    23.0   163       -M    19.4      *
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    10.3      -M      *     9.8     7.6   129 
 KIRWIN                   9550    13.3     8.3   160     14.7     8.8   167 
 LOST CREEK               8080    13.7    11.0   125     13.6     9.5   143 
 MARQUETTE                8760     9.7     6.7   145      9.9     7.3   136 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.7    10.0   137     12.5     9.5   132 
 OWL CREEK                8975     7.2     3.8   189      5.9     5.0   118 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    12.6     9.0   140     11.9     9.6   124 
 SHELL CREEK              9580    15.7    12.9   122     12.9    10.8   119 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    28.8    18.9   152       -M    16.6      *
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    19.2    11.4   168     25.2    13.9   181 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     6.4     5.1   125      7.1     5.3   134 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    21.2    15.1   140       -M    14.2      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    144                    138 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    33.7    18.5   182     25.5    15.5   165 
 EVENING STAR             9200    37.4    23.0   163       -M    19.4      *
 KIRWIN                   9550    13.3     8.3   160     14.7     8.8   167 
 MARQUETTE                8760     9.7     6.7   145      9.9     7.3   136 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    28.8    18.9   152       -M    16.6      *
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    19.2    11.4   168     25.2    13.9   181 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    21.2    15.1   140       -M    14.2      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    160                    165 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.2     6.0   120      7.3     6.5   112 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.2    13.7   118     14.6    12.0   122 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    10.9     9.9   110     11.0     8.9   124 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    15.5    11.5   135     12.9    10.6   122 
 DOME LAKE                8880    10.5    11.6    91     12.2    10.7   114 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    10.3      -M      *     9.8     7.6   129 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     6.6     5.9   112      7.0     6.2   113 
 LOST CREEK               8080    13.7    11.0   125     13.6     9.5   143 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.7    10.0   137     12.5     9.5   132 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    12.6     9.0   140     11.9     9.6   124 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    12.5    10.0   125     12.2    10.8   113 
 TIE CREEK                6870     7.5      -M      *    10.1     8.5   119 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    121                    122 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     9.8     9.3   105     13.9     7.8   178 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     9.9      -M      *    12.0      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520    16.3     9.3   175       -M     6.4      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    140                    178*


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400    28.1    21.5   131     26.9    20.9   129 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    22.9    17.2   133     22.1    19.1   116 
 ELK RIVER                8700    26.5    17.1   155     22.9    15.9   144 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    21.1    17.9   118     25.9    20.7   125 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    31.5    20.9   151     25.8    19.3   134 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    33.9    26.7   127     32.3    25.1   129 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400    13.5     9.8   138     15.7    13.2   119 
 TOWER                   10500    51.1    38.1   134     36.3    30.6   119 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    29.2    22.9   128     32.8    21.1   155 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    16.4     9.5   173     13.2    10.2   129 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    136                    129 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    30.6    20.5   149     23.8    15.9   150 
 CASPER MTN.              7900    18.7    12.6   148     17.3    11.1   156 
 CHRISTINA LAKE           9980    18.7    13.0   144     19.5    13.6   143 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    14.4    13.8   104     16.1    13.4   120 
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320    13.6     8.6   158     13.0     9.4   138 
 RENO HILL                8400    19.5    11.1   176     16.7    15.0   111 
 ROACH                    9700    19.7    14.3   138     20.1    17.7   114 
 SAND LAKE               10080    32.6    27.4   119     25.5    16.9   151 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    24.5    14.3   171     23.0    14.1   163 
 WINDY PEAK               7840     9.4     6.5   145     10.4     7.3   142 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    142                    138 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    16.4    10.1   162     16.9    12.9   131 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    22.9    17.2   133     22.1    19.1   116 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    33.9    26.7   127     32.3    25.1   129 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    19.4    12.5   155     20.8    15.7   132 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    35.3    24.2   146     30.2    23.1   131 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    141                    128 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100    17.7    12.4   143     16.4    14.7   112 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    38.2    24.9   153       -M    21.3      *
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    15.7    12.3   128     16.0    13.8   116 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    16.9    11.7   144     16.6    14.5   114 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    20.0    13.2   152     18.7    14.4   130 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    22.4    12.9   174     17.3    14.1   123 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      -M    15.2      *    19.7    17.0   116 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    13.5    10.1   134     12.3    13.1    94 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250    21.5    13.1   164     18.2    13.8   132 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    32.8    23.8   138       -M    24.5      *
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    32.4    22.2   146     33.2    28.3   117 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    148                    117 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840    16.1    10.8   149     14.0    12.1   116 
 HEWINTA                  9500    12.7     8.8   144     13.4    10.5   128 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     7.4     5.2   142      8.6     7.4   116 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     7.7     4.7   164      9.2     7.4   124 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    36.6    23.6   155     29.6    22.9   129 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    22.4    14.6   153     24.3    17.0   143 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    15.0    13.0   115     14.6    10.5   139 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    146                    129 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    30.9    17.4   178     27.7    16.3   170 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400    19.6    14.1   139     24.1    15.6   154 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    22.4    14.6   153     24.3    17.0   143 
 LILY LAKE                9050    16.7    10.9   153     18.5    12.0   154 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    38.9    24.1   161     31.2    21.3   146 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    20.6    12.4   166     22.1    15.3   144 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    34.6    21.7   159     33.1    20.1   165 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    159                    154 

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-M = Missing data
 * = Data may not provide a valid measure of conditions.
 
     If the Basin wide percent of average value is flagged as potentially
     invalid, care should be taken to evaluate if the value is representative
     of conditions in the basin.

The SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT Percent of Average represents the snow water
equivalent found at selected SNOTEL sites in or near the basin compared to
the average value for those sites on this day.

The TOTAL PRECIPITATION Percent of Average represents the total precipitation
(beginning October 1st) found at selected SNOTEL sites in or near the basin
compared to the average value for those sites on this day.

Contact your state water supply staff for assistance.

Reference period for average conditions is 1961-90.

Provisional data, subject to revision.