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Water Resources Data System
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Laramie, WY 82071

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At 12:02a, 8/15/18
Temperature 59.9°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 SATURDAY: MARCH 6 , 1999 
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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    24.0    16.1   149     24.4    20.5   119 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    22.8    19.6   116     25.2    22.8   111 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    20.3    16.0   127     21.5    21.6   100 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    39.5    30.8   128     38.0    33.4   114 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    14.3    13.4   107     14.1    14.5    97 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    39.5    30.7   129       -M    33.9      *
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    30.4    25.2   121     25.2    26.8    94 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    14.5    12.5   116     16.5    15.5   106 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    21.5    16.7   129     24.5    23.4   105 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    26.4    24.2   109     25.4    24.7   103 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    22.1    14.8   149     20.9    19.2   109 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580      -M    21.6      *    26.6    25.4   105 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    34.2    23.1   148       -M    28.3      *
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    30.1    26.7   113     34.0    29.3   116 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    126                    107 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    24.6    20.6   119     21.9    15.6   140 
 BLACK BEAR               7950    47.5    33.0   144       -M    34.9      *
 CANYON                   7940    17.0    11.1   153     17.7    12.5   142 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    38.2    31.3   122       -M    31.7      *
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750      -M    21.4      *    24.5    22.6   108 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    11.6     8.4   138     13.3    10.5   127 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    21.7    18.7   116       -M    13.5      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    23.8    19.2   124     25.7    16.8   153 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    22.1    14.8   149     20.9    19.2   109 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    34.2    23.1   148       -M    28.3      *
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    19.5    15.0   130     19.6    18.7   105 
 WHITE MILL               8700    26.3    22.0   120     23.2    24.6    94 
 WOLVERINE                7650    13.2    10.4   127     11.8    11.3   104 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    132                    118 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    16.1    13.5   119     17.7    14.4   123 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     8.7     7.3   119     10.6     8.8   120 
 DEER PARK                9700    15.1      -M      *    20.3      -M      *
 HOBBS PARK              10100    15.4    12.6   122     14.2    11.7   121 
 LITTLE WARM              9620    12.7     9.6   132     13.9    11.2   124 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    16.2    14.4   112     17.4    14.3   122 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     6.3     6.5    97      9.3     8.4   111 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580      -M    21.6      *    26.6    25.4   105 
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     8.2     8.4    98     11.1    10.2   109 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    116                    116 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9375    18.3    17.6   104     16.5    14.6   113 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.1     6.1   116      8.8     6.6   133 
 BLACKWATER               9780    28.0    18.8   149     23.0    15.7   146 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    14.1    13.9   101     13.5    12.2   111 
 EVENING STAR             9200    31.7    23.3   136       -M    19.6      *
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.3     7.9    92     10.1     7.8   129 
 KIRWIN                   9550      -M     8.4      *    13.1     9.0   146 
 MARQUETTE                8760     7.0     6.8   103      7.6     7.5   101 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     9.2    10.1    91     13.4     9.6   140 
 OWL CREEK                8975     5.3     3.8   139      5.6     5.1   110 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    11.7     9.2   127     12.9     9.7   133 
 SHELL CREEK              9580    15.1    13.0   116     13.8    11.0   125 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    23.8    19.2   124     25.7    16.8   153 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    16.3    11.6   141     18.5    14.0   132 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     4.5     5.2    87      6.3     5.4   117 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    20.1    15.2   132     17.4    14.4   121 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    121                    129 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    28.0    18.8   149     23.0    15.7   146 
 EVENING STAR             9200    31.7    23.3   136       -M    19.6      *
 KIRWIN                   9550      -M     8.4      *    13.1     9.0   146 
 MARQUETTE                8760     7.0     6.8   103      7.6     7.5   101 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    23.8    19.2   124     25.7    16.8   153 
 SYLVAN ROAD              8120    16.3    11.6   141     18.5    14.0   132 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    20.1    15.2   132     17.4    14.4   121 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    134                    136 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         7900     7.1     6.1   116      8.8     6.6   133 
 BIG GOOSE                7990     5.4      -M      *     8.3      -M      *
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    14.1    13.9   101     13.5    12.2   111 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     7.4    10.1    73      9.4     9.1   103 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    13.1    11.8   111     10.9    10.8   101 
 DOME LAKE                8880     6.8    11.7    58      9.7    10.9    89 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.3     7.9    92     10.1     7.8   129 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8760     4.8     6.0    80      7.4     6.3   117 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     9.2    10.1    91     13.4     9.6   140 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    11.7     9.2   127     12.9     9.7   133 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     9.1    10.1    90     10.8    10.9    99 
 TIE CREEK                6870     3.3      -M      *     7.3     8.7    84 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    111 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     7.5     9.5    79     14.4     8.0   180 
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     5.3      -M      *    11.8      -M      *
 WARREN PEAK              6520    10.0     9.5   105     13.2     6.5   203 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     92                    190 


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400    18.9    21.9    86     19.4    21.1    92 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    16.9    17.5    97     21.7    19.4   112 
 ELK RIVER                8700    16.8    17.3    97     19.6    16.1   122 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    17.9    18.2    98     23.9    21.0   114 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    26.1    21.3   123     26.1    19.6   133 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    24.9    27.1    92     31.5    25.4   124 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400    10.9    10.0   109     17.3    13.4   129 
 TOWER                   10500    39.3    38.7   102     35.4    31.0   114 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    16.9    23.2    73     22.9    21.4   107 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    10.1     9.7   104     10.2    10.3    99 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     97                    115 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    18.6    20.9    89     20.1    16.1   125 
 CASPER MTN.              7900     9.7    12.9    75     14.5    11.3   128 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    14.2    14.0   101     15.8    13.6   116 
 DEER PARK                9700    15.1      -M      *    20.3      -M      *
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320      -M     8.8      *    13.1     9.5   138 
 RENO HILL                8400    12.3    11.3   109     16.5    15.3   108 
 ROACH                    9700    15.0    14.6   103     17.4    17.9    97 
 SAND LAKE               10080    30.1    27.9   108     25.6    17.1   150 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    16.2    14.4   112     17.4    14.3   122 
 WINDY PEAK               7840     5.7     6.7    85     11.6     7.5   155 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                    124 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    12.9    10.2   126     15.9    13.0   122 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    16.9    17.5    97     21.7    19.4   112 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    24.9    27.1    92     31.5    25.4   124 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    11.9    12.7    94     18.4    15.9   116 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    24.1    24.6    98     25.5    23.4   109 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     98                    116 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100    14.4    12.6   114     13.5    14.8    91 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    26.7    25.3   106     20.7    21.6    96 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    12.6    12.4   102     13.0    13.9    94 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    12.4    11.9   104     12.8    14.6    88 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775    14.3    13.4   107     14.1    14.5    97 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    14.6    13.2   111     14.6    14.2   103 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      -M    15.5      *    18.9    17.2   110 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    11.4    10.2   112     10.8    13.2    82 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250    15.4    13.2   117     15.1    13.9   109 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    26.4    24.2   109     25.4    24.7   103 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    25.6    22.5   114     25.6    28.5    90 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    109                     97 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840    13.2    11.0   120     10.1    12.2    83 
 HEWINTA                  9500    10.2     9.0   113     12.7    10.7   119 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     6.1     5.3   115      8.4     7.6   111 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     6.2     4.9   127      8.7     7.6   114 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    26.3    24.0   110     21.1    23.2    91 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    15.2    14.8   103     16.7    17.2    97 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    12.6    13.2    95     14.6    10.7   136 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    109                    103 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    19.8    17.7   112     17.6    16.5   107 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400    14.2    14.3    99     17.5    15.8   111 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    15.2    14.8   103     16.7    17.2    97 
 LILY LAKE                9050    12.0    11.0   109     16.0    12.2   131 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    23.9    24.5    98     23.6    21.6   109 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    14.5    12.5   116     16.5    15.5   106 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    18.3    22.1    83     19.1    20.4    94 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                    107 

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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.