Home
Interactive Maps
WY Weather
WY Climate
Drought
Data/Products
CoCoRaHS
Library
Articles & Publications
Education & Outreach
Site Map
Cooperative Projects
Water Links
Contact Us

Subscribe to our mailing list

Water Resources Data System
Dept 3943
1000 E. University Ave.
Laramie, WY 82071

wrds@uwyo.edu
Ph (307) 766-6651
Fax (307) 766-3785

At 1:38p, 5/22/18
Temperature 65.9°F
Wind 8.0 mph


Share this page
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 THURSDAY: JANUARY 8 , 2004 
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
BASIN                    ELEV.  SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT   TOTAL PRECIPITATION
 Data Site Name          (Ft)                      %                      %  
                                Current  Average  Avg  Current  Average  Avg
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

WYOMING


SNAKE RIVER  

 BASE CAMP                7030    13.0     9.2   141     13.7    11.4   120 
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    12.0    10.8   111     12.9    14.7    88 
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    11.6     8.7   133     12.4    10.4   119 
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    22.2    16.6   134     22.0    19.0   116 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     7.3     7.5    97      6.7     6.9    97 
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7860    21.0    16.6   127     21.5    19.2   112 
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    16.3    13.9   117     16.6    14.9   111 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     8.3     6.2   134      9.1     9.8    93 
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    13.5     8.9   152     14.8    12.0   123 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    12.9    13.6    95     12.5    14.2    88 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.8     8.6   149     12.0     9.9   121 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    12.8    12.9    99     13.0    13.1    99 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    17.6    14.8   119     15.6    14.6   107 
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    16.7    15.7   106     18.2    16.9   108 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    121                    107 


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    11.6    12.7    91     11.7    10.9   107 
 BLACK BEAR               8170    26.0    19.3   135     24.1    19.5   124 
 CANYON                   8090     7.3     6.8   107      8.3     8.5    98 
 FISHER CREEK             9100    18.4    18.2   101       -M    18.8      *
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    15.8    12.4   127     15.4    13.6   113 
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     4.2     5.7    74      6.7     7.0    96 
 PARKER PEAK              9400    11.2    11.6    97      8.9     8.9   100 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    10.1    11.6    87     12.4    11.9   104 
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.8     8.6   149     12.0     9.9   121 
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9360    17.6    14.8   119     15.6    14.6   107 
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    11.6     8.3   140     13.1    10.8   121 
 WHITE MILL               8700    10.5    12.4    85     12.3    14.0    88 
 WOLVERINE                7650     6.0     6.5    92      6.1     7.5    81 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    110                    107 


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     7.5     7.7    97      8.5     8.7    98 
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     3.6     4.9    73      3.8     6.0    63 
 DEER PARK                9700    10.4     7.9   132     12.2    11.7   104 
 HOBBS PARK              10100     6.9     8.2    84      6.2     6.8    91 
 LITTLE WARM              9370     4.9     5.9    83      5.8     7.2    81 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    10.7     8.9   120     10.6     9.9   107 
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     2.9     4.0    72      3.4     4.8    71 
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    12.8    12.9    99     13.0    13.1    99 
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     5.0     4.7   106      5.7     6.3    90 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                     93 


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380     9.2    10.7    86      8.2     9.2    89 
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     4.0     2.8   143      4.0     4.7    85 
 BLACKWATER               9780    14.1    13.1   108     12.5    11.6   108 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     7.7     8.6    90      8.2     7.8   105 
 EVENING STAR             9200    12.6    15.2    83     15.4    14.0   110 
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     5.9     4.5   131      4.9     5.2    94 
 KIRWIN                   9550     3.9     6.4    61      4.9     6.3    78 
 MARQUETTE                8760     4.3     5.2    83      4.8     5.5    87 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     6.6     5.9   112      5.3     7.1    75 
 OWL CREEK                8975     2.2     2.8    79      2.3     3.1    74 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     6.2     5.8   107      6.9     6.5   106 
 SHELL CREEK              9580     8.2     7.9   104      8.0     7.3   110 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    10.1    11.6    87     12.4    11.9   104 
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     7.5     6.9   109      9.8    10.8    91 
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     2.1     3.1    68      2.7     3.9    69 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     5.8     8.9    65      8.2     8.9    92 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     92                     96 


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    14.1    13.1   108     12.5    11.6   108 
 EVENING STAR             9200    12.6    15.2    83     15.4    14.0   110 
 KIRWIN                   9550     3.9     6.4    61      4.9     6.3    78 
 MARQUETTE                8760     4.3     5.2    83      4.8     5.5    87 
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    10.1    11.6    87     12.4    11.9   104 
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     7.5     6.9   109      9.8    10.8    91 
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     5.8     8.9    65      8.2     8.9    92 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     87                     99 


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     4.0     2.8   143      4.0     4.7    85 
 BIG GOOSE                7990     4.5     4.8    94      5.0     4.8   104 
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     7.7     8.6    90      8.2     7.8   105 
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     5.4     6.0    90      5.9     6.5    91 
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     7.3     6.3   116      6.5     6.8    96 
 DOME LAKE                8880      -M     6.5      *      -M     7.3      *
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     5.9     4.5   131      4.9     5.2    94 
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     4.0     3.5   114      3.9     4.5    87 
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     6.6     5.9   112      5.3     7.1    75 
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     6.2     5.8   107      6.9     6.5   106 
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     5.5     5.7    96      6.7     7.2    93 
 TIE CREEK                6870     3.3     3.0   110      4.7     5.5    85 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    106                     93 


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     3.2     4.0    80      5.2     6.6    79 
 COLE CANYON              5910     2.7     3.2    84      3.7      -M      *
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     3.3     3.6    92      4.1     5.5    75 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     85                     77 


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9400    12.8    11.4   112     14.5    12.7   114 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    11.3    10.1   112     11.9    10.8   110 
 ELK RIVER                8700    11.2     8.3   135     12.4     9.8   127 
 JOE WRIGHT              10120     8.2    10.6    77     10.4    12.9    81 
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10100    12.5    14.6    86     11.8    13.0    91 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    19.2    15.8   122     20.3    17.4   117 
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     8.5     5.8   147      9.6     6.3   152 
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8400     5.2     5.6    93      6.0     8.5    71 
 TOWER                   10500    22.7    22.7   100     24.0    19.6   122 
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9200    14.9    12.5   119     16.2    14.1   115 
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     5.5     6.0    92      5.3     6.8    78 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    107                    108 


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240     9.3    11.9    78      8.7    11.0    79 
 CASPER MTN.              7900     5.7     7.4    77      5.0     7.6    66 
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     6.4     8.3    77      8.8     8.5   104 
 DEER PARK                9700    10.4     7.9   132     12.2    11.7   104 
 LAPRELE CREEK            8320     5.3     5.8    91      5.7     6.6    86 
 RENO HILL                8400     6.9     7.0    99      6.5     7.7    84 
 ROACH                    9700     9.7     8.2   118     10.4     9.2   113 
 SAND LAKE               10080    12.7    16.1    79     12.2    12.6    97 
 SOUTH PASS               9040    10.7     8.9   120     10.6     9.9   107 
 WINDY PEAK               7840     2.9     3.7    78      4.0     5.8    69 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     94                     93 


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     9.4     4.9   192      9.6     7.7   125 
 DIVIDE PEAK              8800    11.3    10.1   112     11.9    10.8   110 
 OLD BATTLE              10000    19.2    15.8   122     20.3    17.4   117 
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     7.3     6.3   116     12.5     9.7   129 
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    15.2    12.8   119     14.3    14.6    98 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    125                    114 


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9100     8.6     7.5   115      8.2     7.1   115 
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    14.0    14.4    97     11.4    12.1    94 
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     6.7     6.5   103      7.0     6.3   111 
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     7.6     6.8   112      8.0     7.2   111 
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8775     7.3     7.5    97      6.7     6.9    97 
 KENDALL R.S.             7740      -M     7.4      *     8.8     7.5   117 
 LOOMIS PARK              8240    10.3     8.8   117     10.5     9.1   115 
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     6.6     5.9   112      6.1     6.4    95 
 SNIDER BASIN             8250     8.1     7.5   108      8.0     8.6    93 
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    12.9    13.6    95     12.5    14.2    88 
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    12.6    13.0    97     13.5    12.3   110 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    103                    103 


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     6.7     6.2   108      6.2     6.4    97 
 HEWINTA                  9500     5.1     4.7   109      6.7     7.5    89 
 HICKERSON PARK           9150     3.0     3.2    94      5.4     4.4   123 
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     3.7     3.0   123      4.4     4.1   107 
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    13.7    13.7   100     12.0    13.2    91 
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     9.2     8.3   111     10.1    11.0    92 
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100     6.5     7.2    90      7.1     8.2    87 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    103                     95 


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    11.4     9.4   121     11.5    10.0   115 
 HAYDEN FORK              9400     6.7     7.1    94       -M    10.8      *
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     9.2     8.3   111     10.1    11.0    92 
 LILY LAKE                9050     6.0     6.1    98      7.9     9.3    85 
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    14.7    12.6   117     14.8    13.1   113 
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     8.3     6.2   134      9.1     9.8    93 
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    12.5    11.7   107     13.8    12.2   113 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    112                    103 

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------


 -M   = Missing data
  *   = Data may not provide a valid measure of conditions.
Units = inches for the Current and Average Snow Water Equivalent and 
	Total Precipitation values
 
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 1971-2000.

Provisional data, subject to revision.