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At 3:33a, 10/17/18
Temperature 31.7°F
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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 THURSDAY: NOVEMBER 17 , 2005
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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     2.9     2.3   126      6.5     4.2   155
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600     2.7     2.7   100      5.9     5.7   104
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     2.6     1.8   144*     4.7     3.7   127
 GRASSY LAKE              7265     5.5     4.4   125      9.9     6.8   146
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     3.1     2.6   119      4.4     3.2   138
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850     7.1     4.3   165     10.7     6.8   157
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     4.7     3.8   124      6.9     5.1   135
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     1.4     1.4   100*     3.4     3.6    94
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     2.8     2.2   127      7.0     4.5   156
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     4.2     4.0   105      5.1     5.2    98
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     3.9     2.3   170      6.3     3.9   162
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580     6.4     4.9   131      6.8     5.2   131
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    11.3     5.8   195      9.5     5.9   161
 WILLOW CREEK             8450     3.6     4.7    77      7.9     6.8   116
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    132                    135


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275     6.8     5.0   136      5.5     4.2   131
 BLACK BEAR               8170    10.3     6.0   172     11.8     7.3   162
 CANYON                   8090     3.4     1.9   179      5.6     3.4   165
 FISHER CREEK             9100    10.8     5.8   186     10.7     6.8   157
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750     5.2     3.6   144      8.5     5.1   167
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     1.2     1.3    92      3.6     2.9   124
 PARKER PEAK              9400     4.4     4.7    94      5.2     4.1   127
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     3.7     4.2    88      6.9     5.0   138
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     3.9     2.3   170      6.3     3.9   162
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    11.3     5.8   195      9.5     5.9   161
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800     2.7     2.1   129      6.5     4.2   155
 WHITE MILL               8700     5.7     4.2   136      6.3     5.4   117
 WOLVERINE                7650     1.3     1.7    76      2.6     3.3    79
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    145                    145


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     2.8     2.4   117      4.9     3.4   144
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     1.4     2.2    64      3.6     3.2   112
 DEER PARK                9700     2.6     3.8    68      4.0     5.0    80
 HOBBS PARK              10100     2.4     3.9    62      4.0     3.5   114
 LITTLE WARM              9370     2.4     2.4   100      4.2     3.3   127
 SOUTH PASS               9040     2.3     3.3    70      3.8     4.2    90
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620      .4     1.9    21      2.5     2.7    93
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580     6.4     4.9   131      6.8     5.2   131
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     1.2     2.1    57      3.9     3.4   115
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     81                    111


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380     3.1     4.7    66      2.9     4.0    72
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200      .4     1.2    33      2.7     2.7   100
 BLACKWATER               9780     6.8     5.4   126      5.9     5.1   116
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     3.7     4.2    88      3.8     3.8   100
 EVENING STAR             9200     5.7     5.6   102      8.0     5.7   140
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550      .5     2.1    24      3.2     2.9   110
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.3     3.1   139      4.6     3.1   148
 MARQUETTE                8760      -M     2.9      *      -M     3.3      *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     1.2     2.6    46      3.2     3.9    82
 OWL CREEK                8975      .5     1.6    31      2.5     1.7   147
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     1.4     2.4    58      3.2     3.1   103
 SHELL CREEK              9580     3.0     4.0    75      3.2     3.4    94
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     3.7     4.2    88      6.9     5.0   138
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120      -M     1.9      *      -M     4.5      *
 TIMBER CREEK             7950      .5     2.0    25      2.6     2.4   108
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.4     3.0   147      7.1     3.7   192
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     85                    118


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780     6.8     5.4   126      5.9     5.1   116
 EVENING STAR             9200     5.7     5.6   102      8.0     5.7   140
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.3     3.1   139      4.6     3.1   148
 MARQUETTE                8760      -M     2.9      *      -M     3.3      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     3.7     4.2    88      6.9     5.0   138
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120      -M     1.9      *      -M     4.5      *
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.4     3.0   147      7.1     3.7   192
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    117                    144


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200      .4     1.2    33      2.7     2.7   100
 BIG GOOSE                7990      .8     1.6    50      3.0     2.6   115
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     3.7     4.2    88      3.8     3.8   100
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     1.9     2.8    68      3.6     3.3   109
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     2.6     2.8    93      4.1     3.9   105
 DOME LAKE                8880     2.5     3.3    76      3.6     3.8    95
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550      .5     2.1    24      3.2     2.9   110
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360      .7     1.4    50      2.6     2.6   100
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     1.2     2.6    46      3.2     3.9    82
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     1.4     2.4    58      3.2     3.1   103
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     1.4     2.5    56      3.7     3.6   103
 TIE CREEK                6870      .7     1.2    58      3.7     3.2   116
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     63                    103


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890      .6     1.6    37      2.2     3.7    59
 COLE CANYON              5910      .2     1.5    13      2.3      -M      *
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     1.0     1.1    91      2.0     3.2    62
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     43                     61


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160     4.3     2.9   148      8.1     4.6   176
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860     2.0     3.4    59      5.9     4.6   128
 ELK RIVER                8700     1.5     1.8    83*     5.0     3.8   132
 JOE WRIGHT              10120     5.0     4.7   106      7.5     5.7   132
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130     6.2     5.6   111      7.6     5.6   136
 OLD BATTLE               9920     6.6     6.1   108      8.9     6.7   133
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     1.2     2.0    60      4.0     2.7   148
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     1.8     1.8   100      4.8     4.0   120
 TOWER                   10500     7.9     8.3    95     11.2     7.6   147
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250     3.9     4.3    91      8.4     5.7   147
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     2.4     2.5    96      4.5     3.3   136
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                    140


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10220     4.6     4.1   112      3.8     4.5    84
 CASPER MTN.              7850      .8     3.3    24      4.3     4.0   108
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     4.1     3.8   108      5.8     4.0   145
 DEER PARK                9700     2.6     3.8    68      4.0     5.0    80
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375      .6     2.1    29      2.2     3.2    69
 RENO HILL                8500     1.8     3.1    58      3.7     3.9    95
 ROACH                    9700     3.3     2.8   118      5.7     3.9   146
 SAND LAKE               10050     7.6     6.4   119      8.0     5.3   151
 SOUTH PASS               9040     2.3     3.3    70      3.8     4.2    90
 WINDY PEAK               7900      .7     1.5    47      2.4     2.8    86
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     83                    107


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     1.2     1.2   100      4.6     3.3   139
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860     2.0     3.4    59      5.9     4.6   128
 OLD BATTLE               9920     6.6     6.1   108      8.9     6.7   133
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     1.3     1.4    93*     5.2     4.1   127
 WHISKEY PARK             8950     3.2     4.0    80      6.6     5.6   118
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     89                    128


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080     1.8     2.6    69      3.0     3.2    94
 BLIND BULL SUM           8900     4.4     4.3   102      4.3     4.5    96
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     1.4     1.9    74      2.4     2.5    96
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     2.1     2.2    95      3.1     3.3    94
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     3.1     2.6   119      4.4     3.2   138
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     1.9     1.9   100      3.5     2.9   121
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     2.7     2.6   104      3.6     3.5   103
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     1.5     1.7    88      2.3     2.8    82
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     2.5     2.1   119      3.1     3.2    97
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     4.2     4.0   105      5.1     5.2    98
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500     4.4     3.7   119      6.0     4.5   133
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                    105


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     1.1     1.4    79      2.5     2.6    96
 HEWINTA                  9500     1.4     1.5    93      3.8     3.8   100
 HICKERSON PARK           9100      .0     1.0     0      2.1     2.5    84
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150      .8     1.1    73      2.6     2.4   108
 INDIAN CREEK             9425     4.5     4.1   110      4.8     5.0    96
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     2.1     2.5    84      3.7     4.1    90
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100     2.3     2.9    79      4.0     3.9   103
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     84                     97


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950     1.9     2.6    73      3.5     4.2    83
 HAYDEN FORK              9100     2.2     2.0   110      4.4     4.4   100
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     2.1     2.5    84      3.7     4.1    90
 LILY LAKE                9050     1.8     1.9    95      3.0     4.2    71
 MONTE CRISTO             8960     3.3     3.3   100      5.1     5.2    98
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     1.4     1.4   100*     3.4     3.6    94
 TRIAL LAKE               9960     3.8     3.8   100      4.7     4.9    96
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     94                     91

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 -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.