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Water Resources Data System
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Laramie, WY 82071

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At 5:18p, 5/27/18
Temperature 57.7°F
Wind 5.0 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 WEDNESDAY: MARCH 26 , 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    29.6    17.4   170     34.0    22.3   152 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    30.3    23.5   129     31.9    25.0   128 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    28.3    18.2   155     32.5    23.4   139 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    45.0    35.1   128     51.3    37.0   139 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    22.1    15.3   144     21.1    15.9   133 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    51.4    34.7   148     46.0    37.6   122 
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    41.4    28.6   145     44.9    29.7   151 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    21.7    14.1   154     23.3    16.9   138 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    28.0    18.4   152     35.7    25.9   138 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    34.3    27.4   125     32.3    27.3   118 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    31.0    16.7   186       -M    20.8      *
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    34.0    24.4   139       -M    28.2      *
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    43.8    26.1   168       -M    30.7      *
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    41.0    29.8   138     40.1    32.1   125 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    146                    134 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    34.7    23.1   150     30.0    17.6   170 
 BLACK BEAR               7950      -M    37.3      *      -M    39.8      *
 CANYON                   7940    23.7    12.7   187     26.0    14.0   186 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    55.2    35.0   158       -M    35.9      *
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    41.0    24.1   170     41.7    25.8   162 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    12.2     9.1   134     19.1    11.6   165 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    30.8    21.2   145       -M    15.2      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    31.5    21.6   146     32.0    18.7   171 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    31.0    16.7   186       -M    20.8      *
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    43.8    26.1   168       -M    30.7      *
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    25.0    17.0   147     31.1    21.4   145 
 WHITE MILL               8700    38.1    24.5   156       -M    27.8      *
 WOLVERINE                7650    14.3    11.5   124     15.3    12.5   122 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    157                    161 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    23.6    14.7   161     25.5    16.2   157 
 CHRISTINA LAKE           9980    19.2    14.9   129     22.2    16.1   138 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630    10.3     8.2   126     11.8    10.2   116 
 HOBBS PARK              10100    16.9    14.5   117     13.2    13.6    97 
 LITTLE WARM              9620    17.5    11.2   156     19.5    12.8   152 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    25.3    16.0   158     24.3    16.5   147 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     8.5     7.4   115     10.6     9.8   108 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    34.0    24.4   139       -M    28.2      *
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     9.9     9.6   103     11.6    12.0    97 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    137                    129 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375    21.4    19.9   108     17.9    16.8   107 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.6     7.0   109      8.9     7.8   114 
 BLACKWATER               9780    37.2    21.6   172     28.3    17.5   162 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    18.1    15.9   114     16.0    14.4   111 
 EVENING STAR             9200    40.4    26.4   153     39.0    22.0   177 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    11.6      -M      *    10.6     9.2   115 
 KIRWIN                   9550    14.4     9.6   150     15.5    10.4   149 
 LOST CREEK               8080    14.5    13.1   111     15.0    11.3   133 
 MARQUETTE                8760    11.0     7.8   141     11.5     9.0   128 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    16.0    11.7   137     14.0    11.3   124 
 OWL CREEK                8975     7.9     4.4   180      6.6     5.9   112 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    10.8    10.5   103     13.1    11.1   118 
 SHELL CREEK              9580    17.0    14.6   116     14.2    12.6   113 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    31.5    21.6   146     32.0    18.7   171 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    20.0    12.4   161     26.2    15.7   167 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     6.9     6.1   113      7.9     6.6   120 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    23.5    16.8   140       -M    16.2      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    136                    138 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    37.2    21.6   172     28.3    17.5   162 
 EVENING STAR             9200    40.4    26.4   153     39.0    22.0   177 
 KIRWIN                   9550    14.4     9.6   150     15.5    10.4   149 
 MARQUETTE                8760    11.0     7.8   141     11.5     9.0   128 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    31.5    21.6   146     32.0    18.7   171 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    20.0    12.4   161     26.2    15.7   167 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    23.5    16.8   140       -M    16.2      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    153                    163 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.6     7.0   109      8.9     7.8   114 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    18.1    15.9   114     16.0    14.4   111 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    13.0    11.4   114     12.8    10.9   117 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    17.2    14.2   121     14.5    12.7   114 
 DOME LAKE                8880    12.5    13.3    94     13.7    12.7   108 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    11.6      -M      *    10.6     9.2   115 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     7.3     6.9   106      8.0     7.5   107 
 LOST CREEK               8080    14.5    13.1   111     15.0    11.3   133 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    16.0    11.7   137     14.0    11.3   124 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    10.8    10.5   103     13.1    11.1   118 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    13.8    11.7   118     14.2    12.6   113 
 TIE CREEK                6870     7.4      -M      *    11.7    10.5   111 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    113                    116 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     9.8    10.7    92     14.0     9.5   147 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     9.3      -M      *    12.6      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520    16.8    10.7   157       -M     7.7      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    124                    147*


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400    28.5    24.4   117     29.8    23.7   126 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    25.3    20.4   124     23.9    22.0   109 
 ELK RIVER                8700    26.0    19.4   134     24.1    18.5   130 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    23.6    21.2   111     27.5    24.1   114 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    34.2    24.6   139     27.6    22.6   122 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    38.4    31.0   124     36.5    29.1   125 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400    13.6    12.6   108     16.8    15.6   108 
 TOWER                   10500    52.7    43.9   120     46.4    35.0   133 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    30.2    27.1   111     34.7    24.3   143 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    16.9    11.5   147     14.0    12.1   116 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    123                    124 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    34.7    25.1   138     26.1    18.6   140 
 CASPER MTN.              7900    20.4    15.6   131     19.0    13.4   142 
 CHRISTINA LAKE           9980    19.2    14.9   129     22.2    16.1   138 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    15.4    16.0    96     17.5    16.0   109 
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320    14.5    10.2   142     13.9    11.3   123 
 RENO HILL                8400    21.7    13.7   158     18.7    18.3   102 
 ROACH                    9700    23.0    16.8   137     21.0    20.4   103 
 SAND LAKE               10080    35.6    31.9   112     28.1    19.6   143 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    25.3    16.0   158     24.3    16.5   147 
 WINDY PEAK               7840    10.1     8.4   120     11.2     9.0   124 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    130                    127 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    15.0    11.1   135     26.3    14.8   178 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    25.3    20.4   124     23.9    22.0   109 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    38.4    31.0   124     36.5    29.1   125 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    18.1    14.5   125     21.7    18.0   121 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    35.7    28.0   128     32.3    27.1   119 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    126                    127 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100    18.9    14.2   133     18.8    16.2   116 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    41.3    28.8   143     32.6    23.9   136 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    16.7    13.7   122     17.0    15.1   113 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    18.3    13.5   136     18.2    15.9   114 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    22.1    15.3   144     21.1    15.9   133 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    24.3    14.6   166     23.7    15.5   153 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      -M    17.2      *    26.9    18.8   143 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    14.8    11.1   133     13.2    14.4    92 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250    23.1    14.6   158     19.1    15.1   126 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    34.3    27.4   125     32.3    27.3   118 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    36.6    25.2   145     36.8    31.0   119 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    140                    124 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840    16.1    12.2   132     14.7    13.4   110 
 HEWINTA                  9500    10.9    11.0    99     13.9    12.5   111 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     8.2     6.5   126      9.2     9.1   101 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     7.8     6.1   128      9.6     9.1   105 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    38.9    28.0   139     31.2    25.8   121 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    23.6    16.8   140     25.8    18.7   138 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    15.7    15.8    99     15.5    12.3   126 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    126                    119 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    33.3    20.5   162     29.3    18.9   155 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400    18.6    16.1   116     25.0    18.3   137 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    23.6    16.8   140     25.8    18.7   138 
 LILY LAKE                9050    16.8    12.8   131     19.2    14.2   135 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    38.2    28.7   133     32.7    24.8   132 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    21.7    14.1   154     23.3    16.9   138 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    34.7    24.5   142     34.4    23.2   148 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    140                    141 

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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.