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At 11:08p, 11/13/18
Temperature 27.0°F
Wind 1.0 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 SATURDAY: APRIL 25 , 1998 
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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    13.8    12.7   109     22.7    24.7    92 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    20.0    21.2    94     25.6    27.7    92 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    15.0    14.7   102     22.2    26.2    85 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    32.1    35.4    91     38.2    41.1    93 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    12.4    14.7    84     14.9    17.7    84 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    33.1    35.3    94     35.2    41.8    84 
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    28.0    30.0    93     28.6    33.0    87 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    14.4    11.9   121     19.9    18.8   106 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    16.0    17.2    93     24.7    28.9    85 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    24.9    29.5    84     24.2    30.3    80 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    17.0    16.0   106     19.9    23.1    86 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    25.5    27.8    92     26.6    31.3    85 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    31.2    27.2   115     30.2    34.0    89 
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    26.5    31.8    83     35.0    35.5    99 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     95                     89 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    20.5    25.8    79     18.3    20.6    89 
 BLACK BEAR               7950    41.3    40.0   103     39.9    45.5    88 
 CANYON                   7940    12.7    11.9   107     16.4    15.9   103 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    30.2    38.4    79     30.7    41.2    75 
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    22.3    24.5    91     25.7    29.3    88 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     3.9     7.1    55     12.7    13.5    94 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    20.3    23.5    86     17.8    17.7   101 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    18.8    23.8    79     22.7    21.7   105 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    17.0    16.0   106     19.9    23.1    86 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    31.2    27.2   115     30.2    34.0    89 
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    16.1    16.3    99     21.3    24.4    87 
 WHITE MILL               8700    24.1    26.1    92     23.1    31.8    73 
 WOLVERINE                7650     6.5     9.5    68     10.6    14.7    72 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     91                     87 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    17.1    13.8   124     19.3    18.9   102 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630    12.3     7.5   164     14.7    12.6   117 
 DEER PARK                9700      -M      -M      *    24.4      -M      *
 HOBBS PARK              10100    19.1    17.4   110     17.5    16.7   105 
 LITTLE WARM              9620    12.7    11.6   109     15.9    15.7   101 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    17.6    17.9    98     20.9    19.9   105 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620    11.6     6.0   193     12.7    12.0   106 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    25.5    27.8    92     26.6    31.3    85 
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700    13.2     9.8   135     16.7    14.9   112 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    115                    102 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375    22.8    23.4    97     20.4    20.1   101 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     6.6     5.2   127     11.5    10.1   114 
 BLACKWATER               9780    22.5    25.3    89     20.4    20.1   101 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    19.4    18.3   106     19.8    17.5   113 
 EVENING STAR             9200    23.8    30.2    79     27.0    25.3   107 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    12.8      -M      *    13.9    11.8   118 
 KIRWIN                   9550    13.8    11.5   120     15.8    12.8   123 
 MARQUETTE                8760    14.8     8.6   172     16.3    12.7   128 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.0    14.4    90     13.4    14.2    94 
 OWL CREEK                8975     8.6     3.9   221      9.6     7.7   125 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    14.1    10.9   129     16.1    14.1   114 
 SHELL CREEK              9580    16.9    16.7   101     13.8    15.3    90 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    18.8    23.8    79     22.7    21.7   105 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120     8.1     9.0    90     15.4    18.1    85 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     9.6     6.2   155     12.7     9.4   135 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    16.2    18.3    89     16.7    18.8    89 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                    106 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    22.5    25.3    89     20.4    20.1   101 
 EVENING STAR             9200    23.8    30.2    79     27.0    25.3   107 
 KIRWIN                   9550    13.8    11.5   120     15.8    12.8   123 
 MARQUETTE                8760    14.8     8.6   172     16.3    12.7   128 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    18.8    23.8    79     22.7    21.7   105 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120     8.1     9.0    90     15.4    18.1    85 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    16.2    18.3    89     16.7    18.8    89 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    104 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     6.6     5.2   127     11.5    10.1   114 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    19.4    18.3   106     19.8    17.5   113 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    13.3    13.3   100     15.0    13.8   109 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    19.2    17.4   110     19.7    16.3   121 
 DOME LAKE                8880      -M    14.9      *    16.3    15.8   103 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    12.8      -M      *    13.9    11.8   118 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     9.8     7.2   136     13.5     9.8   138 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.0    14.4    90     13.4    14.2    94 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    14.1    10.9   129     16.1    14.1   114 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    13.8    13.6   101     16.7    15.8   106 
 TIE CREEK                6870     8.1      -M      *    16.3    13.2   123 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    109                    113 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     5.6    10.3    54     14.0    13.0   108 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     7.3      -M      *    11.8      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520    10.9    10.3   106     12.4     9.8   127 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     80                    116 


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400    19.0    23.0    83     25.3    27.4    92 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    19.5    20.2    97     22.5    26.4    85 
 ELK RIVER                8700    15.9    17.8    89     22.7    21.5   106 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    23.4    24.5    96     27.1    29.2    93 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    33.6    28.9   116     32.5    27.1   120 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    35.8    37.3    96     38.7    34.6   112 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400     5.7    11.5    50     14.4    19.7    73 
 TOWER                   10500    53.3    50.3   106     45.0    41.8   108 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    21.8    27.0    81     28.4    29.5    96 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     9.2    13.5    68      9.7    14.8    66 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                     98 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    25.2    28.9    87     24.6    22.9   107 
 CASPER MTN.              7900    12.4    18.3    68     15.0    17.8    84 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    16.3    18.6    88     17.0    20.2    84 
 DEER PARK                9700      -M      -M      *    24.4      -M      *
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320     7.4     7.7    96     12.7    14.1    90 
 RENO HILL                8400    12.4    14.2    87     13.7    21.8    63 
 ROACH                    9700    16.2    18.1    90     19.3    24.9    78 
 SAND LAKE               10080    30.8    36.6    84     27.2    23.9   114 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    17.6    17.9    98     20.9    19.9   105 
 WINDY PEAK               7840     6.6     8.4    79     10.9    11.7    93 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     86                     91 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     8.1     7.1   114     17.2    17.9    96 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    19.5    20.2    97     22.5    26.4    85 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    35.8    37.3    96     38.7    34.6   112 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    11.6    11.9    97     21.5    22.1    97 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    30.1    30.0   100     31.1    32.8    95 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                     98 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100    13.7    14.5    94     13.9    18.1    77 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    25.1    25.8    97     20.9    26.4    79 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    13.2    14.9    89     13.3    16.9    79 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    12.8    14.4    89     15.3    17.8    86 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    12.4    14.7    84     14.9    17.7    84 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    12.0    11.5   104     16.7    17.3    97 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      -M    15.8      *    19.0    21.0    90 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    10.6     9.7   109     12.4    16.1    77 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250    13.6    13.9    98     14.0    16.9    83 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    24.9    29.5    84     24.2    30.3    80 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    20.7    25.7    81     24.2    34.3    71 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     91                     81 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     8.0     5.7   140     13.0    14.9    87 
 HEWINTA                  9500    11.0     6.7   164     17.2    15.7   110 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150    12.6     4.3   293     14.8    11.7   126 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     8.7     3.8   229     12.9    11.7   110 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    25.8    29.5    87     21.7    28.7    76 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    14.9    16.0    93     18.3    20.9    88 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    20.1    18.5   109     21.3    15.4   138 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    120                    100 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    20.6    17.5   118     23.5    22.0   107 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400    13.3     8.2   162     23.5    22.2   106 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    14.9    16.0    93     18.3    20.9    88 
 LILY LAKE                9050    14.6    10.3   142     20.5    17.4   118 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    31.5    27.4   115     29.5    29.4   100 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    14.4    11.9   121     19.9    18.8   106 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    24.9    24.8   100     26.3    27.4    96 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    116                    102 

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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.