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Water Resources Data System
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Laramie, WY 82071

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At 5:23p, 10/17/18
Temperature 48.3°F
Wind 9.0 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 SUNDAY: MAY 10 , 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     4.6     6.9    67     22.9    26.0    88 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    10.7    16.1    66     26.4    29.0    91 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     7.5     9.3    81     22.4    27.7    81 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    21.2    29.6    72     38.5    43.2    89 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     8.6    11.5    75     15.1    18.7    81 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    22.5    31.3    72     35.3    43.9    80 
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    22.6    26.8    84     29.2    34.6    84 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     4.7     3.9   121     21.2    19.8   107 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     4.2    13.2    32     24.9    30.3    82 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    19.6    27.3    72     24.9    31.7    79 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     7.6    12.6    60     20.4    24.3    84 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    22.5    26.8    84     26.8    32.9    81 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    27.7    26.8   103     30.5    35.8    85 
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    17.5    29.3    60     35.7    37.3    96 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     74                     86 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    16.8    25.3    66     18.3    22.3    82 
 BLACK BEAR               7950    34.4    38.0    91     39.9    47.7    84 
 CANYON                   7940     4.1     8.1    51     16.3    17.1    95 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    27.2    37.9    72     30.9    43.6    71 
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    15.5    20.7    75     25.8    30.9    83 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350      .0     3.8     0     12.7    14.7    86 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    14.7    23.1    64     18.0    19.2    94 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    13.2    21.7    61     22.8    23.5    97 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     7.6    12.6    60     20.4    24.3    84 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    27.7    26.8   103     30.5    35.8    85 
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    10.1    11.5    88     21.1    25.7    82 
 WHITE MILL               8700    20.0    25.4    79     23.1    33.8    68 
 WOLVERINE                7650      .0     4.8     0       -M    16.0      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     74                     83 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    12.7     9.0   141     19.6    20.3    97 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     5.9     4.2   140     15.2    14.0   109 
 DEER PARK                9700      -M      -M      *    25.3      -M      *
 HOBBS PARK              10100    18.9    17.3   109     19.2    18.3   105 
 LITTLE WARM              9620     6.1     7.2    85     16.1    17.2    94 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    13.8    17.1    81     21.6    21.6   100 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     5.2     3.5   149     13.8    13.2   105 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    22.5    26.8    84     26.8    32.9    81 
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     8.8     7.3   121     17.9    16.4   109 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    102                     98 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375    19.7    24.3    81     20.4    22.1    92 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900      .0     2.4     0     12.0    11.6   103 
 BLACKWATER               9780    19.8    25.1    79     20.6    21.6    95 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.5    17.2    96     19.8    19.3   103 
 EVENING STAR             9200    18.8    30.5    62     27.2    27.1   100 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     8.6      -M      *    14.3    13.5   106 
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.8    10.7   101     16.5    14.1   117 
 MARQUETTE                8760    10.7     8.0   134     16.5    14.6   113 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     8.6    14.3    60     13.5    15.8    85 
 OWL CREEK                8975     1.5     1.9    79      9.9     8.9   111 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     9.6     7.7   125     16.7    15.7   106 
 SHELL CREEK              9580    13.2    17.0    78     13.8    17.0    81 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    13.2    21.7    61     22.8    23.5    97 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120      .0     5.4     0     15.2    19.5    78 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     3.5     3.8    92     12.7    11.1   114 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    13.5    16.7    81     17.1    20.2    85 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     77                     98 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    19.8    25.1    79     20.6    21.6    95 
 EVENING STAR             9200    18.8    30.5    62     27.2    27.1   100 
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.8    10.7   101     16.5    14.1   117 
 MARQUETTE                8760    10.7     8.0   134     16.5    14.6   113 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    13.2    21.7    61     22.8    23.5    97 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120      .0     5.4     0     15.2    19.5    78 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    13.5    16.7    81     17.1    20.2    85 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     73                     97 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900      .0     2.4     0     12.0    11.6   103 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.5    17.2    96     19.8    19.3   103 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     9.7    12.0    81     15.1    15.4    98 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    15.5    16.7    93     20.2    18.3   110 
 DOME LAKE                8880      -M    12.0      *    16.6    17.5    95 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     8.6      -M      *    14.3    13.5   106 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     3.3     5.0    66     13.9    11.1   125 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     8.6    14.3    60     13.5    15.8    85 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     9.6     7.7   125     16.7    15.7   106 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     9.2    11.7    79     16.9    17.7    95 
 TIE CREEK                6870      -M      -M      *      -M    14.7      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     83                    102 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890      -M     6.4      *    14.6    15.1    97 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130      .0      -M      *    12.3      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520      -M     6.4      *      -M    11.2      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average       *                    97*


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400     7.5    17.0    44     26.6    28.9    92 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    13.5    14.9    91     23.8    28.3    84 
 ELK RIVER                8700     7.3    11.2    65     23.3    22.8   102 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    22.5    24.1    93     29.4    31.6    93 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    32.6    27.7   118     34.9    29.2   120 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    35.8    37.4    96     40.4    36.8   110 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400     1.3     7.6    17     15.8    21.4    74 
 TOWER                   10500    53.7    50.9   106     47.1    45.0   105 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    16.7    22.5    74     29.7    31.5    94 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     9.4    11.7    80     10.5    16.2    65 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     89                     97 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    22.6    26.3    86     26.8    24.8   108 
 CASPER MTN.              7900     4.2    13.6    31     15.2    20.0    76 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    17.3    18.8    92     19.0    22.1    86 
 DEER PARK                9700      -M      -M      *    25.3      -M      *
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320      .0     4.4     0     12.8    15.7    82 
 RENO HILL                8400     3.3    10.3    32     13.7    23.0    60 
 ROACH                    9700    14.3    16.8    85     21.2    27.1    78 
 SAND LAKE               10080    31.2    36.0    87     29.2    25.8   113 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    13.8    17.1    81     21.6    21.6   100 
 WINDY PEAK               7840      .0     5.1     0     11.2    13.2    85 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     72                     88 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440      .1     1.7     6     17.8    19.2    93 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    13.5    14.9    91     23.8    28.3    84 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    35.8    37.4    96     40.4    36.8   110 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     2.2     5.0    44     22.5    23.9    94 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    29.0    26.8   108     33.5    35.2    95 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     94                     96 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100     8.7    11.3    77     14.7    19.1    77 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    21.9    22.5    97     21.3    27.7    77 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     8.8    13.5    65     13.7    17.9    77 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     8.1    11.3    72     15.8    18.8    84 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     8.6    11.5    75     15.1    18.7    81 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     3.2     3.8    84     17.1    18.2    94 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      -M    12.7      *    19.7    22.1    89 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     2.4     7.2    33     13.3    17.0    78 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250     8.1    10.1    80     14.9    17.8    84 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    19.6    27.3    72     24.9    31.7    79 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    12.8    22.6    57     25.0    36.1    69 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     72                     80 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840      .3     2.0    15     13.5    15.7    86 
 HEWINTA                  9500     5.3     1.9   279     18.1    17.1   106 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     7.5     1.4   536     17.0    13.1   130 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     3.6     1.1   327     14.3    13.1   109 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    21.2    26.3    81     22.6    30.1    75 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     7.4    11.8    63     18.7    22.0    85 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    21.4    17.4   123     22.3    17.2   130 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    108                     99 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    13.6    12.2   111     24.3    23.3   104 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400     6.9     2.8   246     25.0    23.9   105 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     7.4    11.8    63     18.7    22.0    85 
 LILY LAKE                9050     7.1     6.8   104     21.7    18.9   115 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    23.3    23.4   100     30.5    31.3    97 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     4.7     3.9   121     21.2    19.8   107 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    20.1    22.1    91     27.6    29.3    94 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    100                    100 

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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.