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Water Resources Data System
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At 9:52a, 8/21/18
Temperature 64.1°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 TUESDAY: NOVEMBER 24 , 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     3.2     3.1   103      4.5     5.5    82 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600     2.9     3.4    85      6.0     5.8   103 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     1.8     2.8    64      3.2     5.8    55 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265     5.8     5.5   105      7.5     8.8    85 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     3.3     3.1   106      3.9     4.0    98 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860     5.5     5.5   100      7.9     8.9    89 
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     4.7     4.4   107      5.3     6.9    77 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     1.3     1.7    76      3.6     4.2    86 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920      -M     3.1      *      -M     6.1      *
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     3.5     4.9    71      4.7     6.2    76 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     4.9     2.9   169      5.3     5.0   106 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580     5.9     5.1   116      6.2     6.6    94 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360     8.0     6.8   118      7.4     7.5    99 
 WILLOW CREEK             8450     4.3     4.9    88      8.9     7.6   117 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    102                     90 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275     5.1     6.0    85      4.5     4.4   102 
 BLACK BEAR               7950     8.9     7.0   127      9.3     8.4   111 
 CANYON                   7940     2.9     2.3   126      3.5     3.7    95 
 FISHER CREEK             9100     7.3     7.2   101      7.2     7.8    92 
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750      -M     4.3      *     6.5     5.9   110 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     1.6     1.5   107      2.9     3.2    91 
 PARKER PEAK              9400     4.9     6.3    78       -M     4.3      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.2     5.7   109      7.8     5.6   139 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     4.9     2.9   169      5.3     5.0   106 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360     8.0     6.8   118      7.4     7.5    99 
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800     3.3     3.0   110      4.5     4.8    94 
 WHITE MILL               8700     4.5     5.1    88      4.8     6.4    75 
 WOLVERINE                7650     2.3     1.8   128      3.2     3.5    91 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    108                    101 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     3.0     3.0   100      3.6     4.3    84 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     3.2     2.3   139      4.6     3.5   131 
 DEER PARK                9700     4.6      -M      *     6.4      -M      *
 HOBBS PARK              10100     5.6     4.4   127      6.2     3.8   163 
 LITTLE WARM              9620     3.3     2.7   122      4.1     3.9   105 
 SOUTH PASS               9040     4.0     4.7    85      5.8     4.6   126 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     2.7     1.7   159      5.0     3.3   152 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580     5.9     5.1   116      6.2     6.6    94 
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     3.6     2.3   157      6.1     3.4   179 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    119                    125 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375     4.9     5.2    94      5.2     4.4   118 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     2.0     1.8   111      5.2     2.8   186 
 BLACKWATER               9780     8.1     5.1   159      7.0     4.9   143 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     3.9     4.5    87      4.5     3.9   115 
 EVENING STAR             9200     5.7     7.5    76      6.7     5.9   114 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     2.0      -M      *     5.2     3.2   162 
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.0     2.9   138      4.4     3.2   138 
 MARQUETTE                8760     4.2     2.1   200      5.1     3.1   165 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     1.9     3.1    61      8.0     3.6   222 
 OWL CREEK                8975     2.7     1.0   270      3.6     1.8   200 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     2.2     2.8    79      4.2     3.4   124 
 SHELL CREEK              9580     4.3     4.3   100      3.8     3.6   106 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.2     5.7   109      7.8     5.6   139 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120     3.3     3.1   106      4.1     4.5    91 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     2.7     1.0   270      4.1     2.2   186 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.6     4.7    98      4.2     4.3    98 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    111                    138 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780     8.1     5.1   159      7.0     4.9   143 
 EVENING STAR             9200     5.7     7.5    76      6.7     5.9   114 
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.0     2.9   138      4.4     3.2   138 
 MARQUETTE                8760     4.2     2.1   200      5.1     3.1   165 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.2     5.7   109      7.8     5.6   139 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120     3.3     3.1   106      4.1     4.5    91 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.6     4.7    98      4.2     4.3    98 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    116                    125 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     2.0     1.8   111      5.2     2.8   186 
 BIG GOOSE                7990     1.7      -M      *     4.6      -M      *
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     3.9     4.5    87      4.5     3.9   115 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     1.9     3.2    59      4.2     3.4   124 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     3.4     2.9   117      5.4     3.8   142 
 DOME LAKE                8880     2.2     3.5    63      3.6     4.1    88 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     2.0      -M      *     5.2     3.2   162 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     1.7     1.8    94      3.3     2.7   122 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     1.9     3.1    61      8.0     3.6   222 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     2.2     2.8    79      4.2     3.4   124 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     3.1     2.5   124      5.1     3.7   138 
 TIE CREEK                6870      .8      -M      *     3.3     3.2   103 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     85                    138 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     1.1     3.0    37      7.4     2.9   255 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     1.1      -M      *     7.8      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520     1.4     3.0    47      7.6     2.4   317 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     42                    283 


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400     3.2     4.2    76      6.2     5.3   117 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800     4.0     4.9    82      9.8     5.9   166 
 ELK RIVER                8700     1.8     2.7    67      8.0     4.4   182 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120     4.2     5.9    71      9.0     6.8   132 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100     8.2     5.8   141     10.5     5.2   202 
 OLD BATTLE              10000     6.8     7.6    89     10.7     7.5   143 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400     3.5     2.0   175      8.7     4.5   193 
 TOWER                   10500    10.7    12.0    89     11.2     8.5   132 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200     3.7     5.9    63      7.7     7.2   107 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     3.7     2.7   137      5.2     3.4   153 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    148 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240     4.1     5.9    69      6.3     4.6   137 
 CASPER MTN.              7900     3.0     3.9    77      8.6     4.6   187 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     5.1     3.8   134      6.2     4.5   138 
 DEER PARK                9700     4.6      -M      *     6.4      -M      *
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320      .5     2.4    21      6.2     2.9   214 
 RENO HILL                8400     4.6     3.4   135      8.7     5.6   155 
 ROACH                    9700     3.3     3.8    87      5.7     5.4   106 
 SAND LAKE               10080     9.3     7.7   121     10.7     5.2   206 
 SOUTH PASS               9040     4.0     4.7    85      5.8     4.6   126 
 WINDY PEAK               7840      .9     1.8    50      6.5     2.4   271 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    163 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     1.3     2.0    65      6.3     3.9   162 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800     4.0     4.9    82      9.8     5.9   166 
 OLD BATTLE              10000     6.8     7.6    89     10.7     7.5   143 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     1.4     2.6    54      7.2     4.4   164 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950     4.3     5.9    73      9.6     5.2   185 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     77                    162 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100     3.5     2.6   135      3.7     4.0    93 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650     4.3     6.3    68      4.9     5.3    92 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     1.6     1.4   114*     2.6     3.7    70 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     3.1     2.6   119      3.8     4.0    95 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     3.3     3.1   106      3.9     4.0    98 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     2.1     1.9   111      2.9     3.8    76 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     2.1     2.6    81      3.4     4.6    74 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     1.9     1.6   119      2.7     3.5    77 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250     1.6     2.1    76      2.6     3.7    70 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     3.5     4.9    71      4.7     6.2    76 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500     3.7     4.4    84      5.3     7.6    70 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     92                     80 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     1.0     1.3    77      2.7     3.3    82 
 HEWINTA                  9500      .9     1.9    47      4.1     3.9   105 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     1.4     1.4   100      4.1     3.3   124 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     1.0     1.1    91      4.6     3.3   139 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425     3.9     5.1    76      4.3     6.1    70 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     1.9     2.6    73      3.5     4.6    76 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100     3.4     4.2    81      5.4     4.1   132 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     77                    100 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950     1.3     3.9    33      3.7     5.8    64 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400     2.4     3.0    80      5.3     4.8   110 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     1.9     2.6    73      3.5     4.6    76 
 LILY LAKE                9050     3.2     2.9   110      5.6     4.5   124 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960     3.4     4.8    71      6.0     6.9    87 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     1.3     1.7    76      3.6     4.2    86 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960     3.3     5.0    66      4.8     6.2    77 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     70                     88 

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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.