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At 1:28a, 8/22/18
Temperature 54.2°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: APRIL 5 , 2007
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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    11.2    17.7    63     19.6    22.1    89
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7600    19.0    24.1    79     22.9    28.3    81
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    10.4    18.1    57     15.8    20.4    77
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    26.8    36.4    74     33.7    37.0    91
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     9.9    14.5    68     11.9    13.3    89
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    23.8    36.1    66     30.7    37.8    81
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    18.8    29.6    64     22.9    29.9    77
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    10.8    14.5    74     14.4    19.3    75
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    11.4    18.7    61     22.5    22.9    98
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    20.4    27.4    74     20.4    27.3    75
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.8    19.1    67     15.6    19.5    80
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    17.8    25.6    70     20.1    25.4    79
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    25.2    29.0    87     23.0    28.5    81
 WILLOW CREEK             8450    22.5    31.0    73     29.6    33.3    89
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     70                     83


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9275    19.7    24.1    82     19.0    20.7    92
 BLACK BEAR               8170    31.9    40.1    80     34.3    41.6    82
 CANYON                   8090    11.8    13.9    85     15.6    15.9    98
 FISHER CREEK             9100    29.7    35.9    83     30.4    37.5    81
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    17.1    25.7    67     22.1    27.5    80
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     4.5    11.1    41     13.0    13.1    99
 PARKER PEAK              9400    20.2    22.3    91     18.2    16.8   108
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.5    23.2    67     21.7    21.6   100
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.8    19.1    67     15.6    19.5    80
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    25.2    29.0    87     23.0    28.5    81
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    11.1    17.5    63     17.4    21.6    81
 WHITE MILL               8700    19.7    25.0    79     20.5    27.8    74
 WOLVERINE                7650     4.9    11.4    43     11.5    13.2    87
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     75                     86


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    11.7    14.9    79     13.8    16.8    82
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     3.5     8.5    41      9.5    11.1    86
 DEER PARK                9700    12.7    17.1    74     16.4    22.8    72
 HOBBS PARK              10100    13.4    15.6    86     13.4    13.4   100
 LITTLE WARM              9370     8.3    12.1    69     10.4    13.9    75
 SOUTH PASS               9040    12.9    17.0    76     14.4    19.1    75
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     4.3     7.4    58      9.3     9.3   100
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    17.8    25.6    70     20.1    25.4    79
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     7.7     9.1    85     11.4    12.2    93
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     73                     82


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    20.1    20.5    98     15.2    18.0    84
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     4.5     5.1    88      9.2     8.6   107
 BLACKWATER               9780    20.6    25.4    81     19.6    21.2    92
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    18.1    16.8   108     16.7    15.2   110
 EVENING STAR             9200    21.7    30.6    71     26.5    26.1   102
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.8     9.8    80      8.0    10.2    78
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.3    11.7    88     12.2    11.7   104
 MARQUETTE                8760     3.0     9.5    32      9.4    10.3    91
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    12.2    12.4    98      9.6    12.9    74
 OWL CREEK                8975     4.2     5.5    76      6.6     6.2   106
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    10.0    11.2    89     12.3    12.9    95
 SHELL CREEK              9580    15.7    15.2   103     12.7    13.9    91
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.5    23.2    67     21.7    21.6   100
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     7.3    12.7    57     16.2    18.2    89
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     3.2     5.8    55      8.8     7.8   113
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    10.9    17.5    62     13.9    16.6    84
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     79                     94


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    20.6    25.4    81     19.6    21.2    92
 EVENING STAR             9200    21.7    30.6    71     26.5    26.1   102
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.3    11.7    88     12.2    11.7   104
 MARQUETTE                8760     3.0     9.5    32      9.4    10.3    91
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.5    23.2    67     21.7    21.6   100
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     7.3    12.7    57     16.2    18.2    89
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    10.9    17.5    62     13.9    16.6    84
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     68                     95


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     4.5     5.1    88      9.2     8.6   107
 BIG GOOSE                7990     9.6    11.2    86     11.7     9.1   129
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    18.1    16.8   108     16.7    15.2   110
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    13.1    12.1   108     13.8    12.6   110
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    14.2    14.0   101     12.8    13.5    95
 DOME LAKE                8880    13.0    13.0   100     14.2    13.7   104
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.8     9.8    80      8.0    10.2    78
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     4.1     6.4    64      8.1     8.6    94
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    12.2    12.4    98      9.6    12.9    74
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    10.0    11.2    89     12.3    12.9    95
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    14.1    12.3   115     15.6    14.1   111
 TIE CREEK                6870     3.1     5.9    53     12.1    10.4   116
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     95                    102


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     1.1     8.4    13     10.0    11.5    87
 COLE CANYON              5910     2.8     6.1    46      9.1      -M      *
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     4.5     8.4    54      8.2     9.0    91
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     37                     89


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160    15.4    24.9    62     21.2    25.8    82
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860    17.8    20.3    88     20.2    21.3    95
 ELK RIVER                8700    13.1    19.6    67     17.8    20.1    89
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    20.5    22.1    93     22.5    25.6    88
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    24.6    30.4    81     24.2    25.5    95
 OLD BATTLE               9920    24.1    33.1    73     28.5    35.5    80
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     6.6    11.7    56     12.8    12.4   103
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     9.8    13.2    74     14.7    16.9    87
 TOWER                   10500    30.6    46.9    65     33.1    39.5    84
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250    17.2    26.3    65     23.1    27.4    84
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    14.4    12.5   115     13.6    13.3   102
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     74                     88


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10220    20.0    24.6    81     19.8    22.8    87
 CASPER MTN.              7850    12.6    15.2    83     13.4    15.1    89
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    14.0    16.9    83     18.2    17.5   104
 DEER PARK                9700    12.7    17.1    74     16.4    22.8    72
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     7.3    10.8    68     11.0    13.1    84
 RENO HILL                8500    13.9    14.8    94     16.3    15.7   104
 ROACH                    9700    17.2    17.5    98     19.4    19.2   101
 SAND LAKE               10050    25.5    33.4    76     25.0    24.9   100
 SOUTH PASS               9040    12.9    17.0    76     14.4    19.1    75
 WINDY PEAK               7900     6.3     8.1    78     10.2    11.0    93
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     81                     91


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     3.7    10.3    36     13.6    16.3    83
 DIVIDE PEAK              8860    17.8    20.3    88     20.2    21.3    95
 OLD BATTLE               9920    24.1    33.1    73     28.5    35.5    80
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     8.0    14.4    56     15.3    19.2    80
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    20.6    30.5    68     23.5    29.5    80
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     68                     83


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    11.2    14.9    75     11.2    13.8    81
 BLIND BULL SUM           8900    22.0    28.5    77     17.4    22.9    76
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     5.7    13.5    42      9.6    12.4    77
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    10.1    13.7    74     11.9    13.7    87
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     9.9    14.5    68     11.9    13.3    89
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     8.5    14.3    59     12.6    15.0    84
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     9.7    17.4    56     14.3    17.9    80
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     8.3    11.3    73      9.1    11.7    78
 SNIDER BASIN             8060    10.4    14.8    70     12.1    16.6    73
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    20.4    27.4    74     20.4    27.3    75
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    19.2    25.4    76     23.0    25.6    90
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     69                     81


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     7.3    11.4    64     10.4    12.6    83
 HEWINTA                  9500     5.1    12.2    42     12.6    15.1    83
 HICKERSON PARK           9100     5.6     7.9    71     10.4     8.3   125
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     6.4     7.2    89      9.6     7.8   123
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    19.6    28.6    69     18.4    26.2    70
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    13.1    17.1    77     16.1    21.0    77
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10100    12.2    16.3    75     13.3    16.8    79
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     69                     84


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    13.4    21.3    63     15.6    19.9    78
 HAYDEN FORK              9100     4.2    16.6    25     19.6    21.7    90
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    13.1    17.1    77     16.1    21.0    77
 LILY LAKE                9050     9.6    13.8    70     14.4    18.1    80
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    18.9    30.2    63     21.2    26.3    81
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7600    10.8    14.5    74     14.4    19.3    75
 TRIAL LAKE               9960    16.2    25.6    63     20.3    25.8    79
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     62                     80

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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.