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At 5:08p, 8/14/18
Temperature 63.9°F
Wind 0.0 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 FRIDAY: DECEMBER 16 , 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     5.9     6.0    98      9.6     8.2   117
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600     6.5     7.1    92      9.9    10.7    93
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     6.2     5.4   115      8.4     7.4   114
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    10.5    11.0    95     15.0    13.3   113
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     4.7     5.4    87       -M     5.3      *
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    10.1    11.1    91     13.9    13.6   102
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     9.0     9.5    95     11.1    10.4   107
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     4.2     4.0   105      6.2     6.9    90
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     5.5     5.9    93     10.1     8.6   117
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     8.5     9.8    87      9.2    10.1    91
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     5.7     5.7   100      7.9     7.2   110
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    10.1     9.3   109     10.8     9.6   113
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    14.9    10.9   137     12.5    10.8   116
 WILLOW CREEK             8450     8.7    10.9    80     13.2    12.4   106
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                    107


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275     9.7     9.2   105      8.0     7.9   101
 BLACK BEAR               8170    15.3    13.5   113     16.6    13.9   119
 CANYON                   8090     5.5     4.6   120      7.6     6.3   121
 FISHER CREEK             9100    15.5    12.9   120     15.3    13.3   115
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750     8.3     8.8    94     11.6     9.7   120
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     3.3     3.8    87      5.5     5.2   106
 PARKER PEAK              9400     7.7     8.6    90      7.8     6.8   115
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.5     8.4    77     10.0     9.0   111
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     5.7     5.7   100      7.9     7.2   110
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    14.9    10.9   137     12.5    10.8   116
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800     4.1     5.7    72      9.2     7.8   118
 WHITE MILL               8700     9.0     9.0   100      9.0    10.2    88
 WOLVERINE                7650     4.1     4.3    95      4.0     5.7    70
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    104                    110


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750      -M     5.3      *     7.3     6.4   114
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     1.7     3.9    44      4.1     4.9    84
 DEER PARK                9700     5.2     5.7    91      7.0     8.9    79
 HOBBS PARK              10100     3.3     6.7    49      4.6     5.5    84
 LITTLE WARM              9370     3.6     4.4    82      5.5     5.6    98
 SOUTH PASS               9040     4.9     6.9    71      6.4     7.5    85
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620      .5     3.3    15      2.8     4.0    70
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    10.1     9.3   109     10.8     9.6   113
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     1.8     3.7    49      4.9     5.2    94
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     71                     93


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380     7.0     7.8    90      5.4     6.8    79
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     2.2     2.1   105      4.3     3.9   110
 BLACKWATER               9780     9.1    10.0    91      8.1     8.9    91
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     6.7     6.5   103      6.5     6.1   107
 EVENING STAR             9200     8.8    11.3    78     11.7    10.5   111
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     3.4     3.2   106      5.4     4.2   129
 KIRWIN                   9550     5.4     5.1   106      5.7     5.0   114
 MARQUETTE                8760     1.0     4.3    23      3.7     4.7    79
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     5.2     4.7   111      5.6     5.8    97
 OWL CREEK                8975      .8     2.3    35      2.9     2.5   116
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     4.0     4.3    93      5.4     5.0   108
 SHELL CREEK              9580     5.8     6.1    95      5.8     5.6   104
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.5     8.4    77     10.0     9.0   111
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     3.8     5.0    76      8.0     8.3    96
 TIMBER CREEK             7950      .9     2.6    35      3.3     3.3   100
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350      -M     6.3      *     8.9     6.7   133
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     84                    105


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780     9.1    10.0    91      8.1     8.9    91
 EVENING STAR             9200     8.8    11.3    78     11.7    10.5   111
 KIRWIN                   9550     5.4     5.1   106      5.7     5.0   114
 MARQUETTE                8760     1.0     4.3    23      3.7     4.7    79
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     6.5     8.4    77     10.0     9.0   111
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     3.8     5.0    76      8.0     8.3    96
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350      -M     6.3      *     8.9     6.7   133
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     78                    106


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     2.2     2.1   105      4.3     3.9   110
 BIG GOOSE                7990     2.4     3.4    71      4.4     3.7   119
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     6.7     6.5   103      6.5     6.1   107
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     4.8     4.5   107      6.1     5.1   120
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     5.2     4.7   111      5.4     5.6    96
 DOME LAKE                8880     4.9     5.1    96      6.0     5.9   102
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     3.4     3.2   106      5.4     4.2   129
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     1.5     2.6    58      3.2     3.7    86
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     5.2     4.7   111      5.6     5.8    97
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     4.0     4.3    93      5.4     5.0   108
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     4.6     4.2   110      7.1     5.6   127
 TIE CREEK                6870     2.6     1.6   162      6.0     4.4   136
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                    111


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     3.0     2.6   115      4.8     5.3    91
 COLE CANYON              5910     2.2     2.4    92      4.2      -M      *
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     2.8     2.5   112      3.8     4.5    84
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    107                     88


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160    11.2     7.3   153     14.5     8.9   163
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860     6.1     7.0    87      9.6     8.0   120
 ELK RIVER                8700     5.4     4.9   110      8.5     7.0   121
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    10.0     7.8   128     12.5     9.7   129
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    11.6    10.5   110     12.6     9.7   130
 OLD BATTLE               9920      -M    12.0      *    16.5    12.5   132
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     3.4     4.1    83      6.1     4.7   130
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     4.6     4.0   115      8.1     6.5   125
 TOWER                   10500    18.6    16.6   112     21.3    14.1   151
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250     8.9     9.1    98     13.8    10.3   134
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     5.9     4.6   128      6.8     5.4   126
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    113                    135


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10220     8.9     8.3   107      6.8     8.1    84
 CASPER MTN.              7850     4.3     5.8    74      7.2     6.2   116
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     6.9     6.3   110      8.5     6.6   129
 DEER PARK                9700     5.2     5.7    91      7.0     8.9    79
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     2.4     4.3    56      3.7     5.2    71
 RENO HILL                8500     5.3     5.5    96      6.8     6.1   111
 ROACH                    9700     6.2     5.7   109      8.9     6.8   131
 SAND LAKE               10050    13.0    12.1   107     13.3     9.3   143
 SOUTH PASS               9040     4.9     6.9    71      6.4     7.5    85
 WINDY PEAK               7900     1.9     2.9    66      3.9     4.6    85
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    105


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     4.4     2.7   163      7.4     5.7   130
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860     6.1     7.0    87      9.6     8.0   120
 OLD BATTLE               9920      -M    12.0      *    16.5    12.5   132
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     4.5     3.6   125      9.3     7.1   131
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    10.3     8.4   123     13.6    10.4   131
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    117                    129


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080     3.4     5.5    62      4.3     5.4    80
 BLIND BULL SUM           8900     7.7    10.1    76      7.2     8.7    83
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     3.5     4.6    76      4.2     4.6    91
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     4.5     4.9    92      5.4     5.5    98
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     4.7     5.4    87       -M     5.3      *
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     4.3     4.9    88      5.7     5.5   104
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     5.7     6.2    92      6.6     6.5   102
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     3.5     4.1    85      3.8     4.8    79
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     5.3     5.3   100      5.7     6.1    93
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     8.5     9.8    87      9.2    10.1    91
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500     8.7     9.1    96     10.4     8.8   118
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     86                     95


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     3.5     3.9    90      4.3     4.6    93
 HEWINTA                  9500     3.9     3.0   130      6.7     5.9   114
 HICKERSON PARK           9100     1.0     2.1    48      3.4     3.7    92
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     2.6     2.0   130      3.9     3.4   115
 INDIAN CREEK             9425     8.7     9.6    91      8.4     9.5    88
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     4.9     5.9    83      6.6     7.8    85
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100     5.2     5.3    98      7.0     6.4   109
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     94                     98


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950     5.6     5.9    95      7.0     7.4    95
 HAYDEN FORK              9100      -M     4.5      *      -M     8.0      *
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     4.9     5.9    83      6.6     7.8    85
 LILY LAKE                9050     4.7     4.1   115      6.5     7.1    92
 MONTE CRISTO             8960     7.9     7.8   101      9.7     9.6   101
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600     4.2     4.0   105      6.2     6.9    90
 TRIAL LAKE               9960     8.8     7.9   111      9.9     8.9   111
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                     96

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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.