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At 11:08p, 11/13/18
Temperature 27.0°F
Wind 1.0 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 MONDAY: FEBRUARY 11 , 2008
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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    14.2    13.9   102     20.8    16.1   129
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670    17.7    15.5   114     19.9    20.1    99
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    36.2      -M      *    25.0      -M      *
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    13.3    13.7    97     18.8    15.0   125
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    23.5    25.3    93     31.2    27.1   115
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.5    10.1   104     11.4     9.3   123
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     9.9      -M      *    11.2      -M      *
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    24.6    25.5    96     29.2    27.1   108
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    23.4    20.4   115     26.7    21.3   125
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    10.2    10.4    98     12.3    13.7    90
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    12.9    14.0    92     21.0    16.9   124
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    17.0    19.0    89     17.5    19.7    89
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.5    13.0    96     15.2    13.8   110
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    20.6    18.3   113     22.4    18.1   124
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    27.5    20.5   134     22.1    20.1   110
 WILLOW CREEK             8380    22.7    22.0   103     28.2    23.5   120
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    104                    113


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360    19.4    17.5   111     18.2    15.0   121
 BLACK BEAR               8170    35.5    27.8   128     32.6    28.5   114
 CANYON                   7870    13.0     9.7   134     16.3    11.5   142
 FISHER CREEK             9100    32.7    25.6   128       -M    26.6      *
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    22.8    17.6   130     25.6    19.1   134
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     6.9     8.4    82     10.3     9.6   107
 PARKER PEAK              9400    19.1    15.8   121       -M    12.0      *
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.6    16.1    97     19.6    15.9   123
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    12.5    13.0    96     15.2    13.8   110
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    27.5    20.5   134     22.1    20.1   110
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    14.5    12.1   120     19.9    14.9   134
 WHITE MILL               8700    20.3    17.3   117       -M    19.8      *
 WOLVERINE                7650     7.8     9.3    84     10.2     9.9   103
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    118                    120


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    12.3    10.8   114     15.1    12.1   125
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     4.9     6.3    78      7.8     7.5   104
 DEER PARK                9700    10.1    13.1    77     14.5    15.8    92
 HOBBS PARK              10100     9.0    10.3    87      9.8     8.8   111
 LITTLE WARM              9370     7.4     8.3    89     10.6     9.7   109
 SOUTH PASS               9040     9.3    12.0    78     11.9    13.3    89
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     4.2     5.1    82      5.9     6.2    95
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    20.6    18.3   113     22.4    18.1   124
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     5.1     6.0    85      7.9     7.8   101
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     92                    107


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    11.2    14.2    79     11.5    12.6    91
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     5.9     3.8   155      6.5     5.8   112
 BLACKWATER               9780    19.0    17.6   108     17.8    15.2   117
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    11.4    11.3   101     13.2    10.3   128
 EVENING STAR             9200    22.5    21.5   105     23.4    19.0   123
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     5.8     6.3    92      6.9     6.8   101
 KIRWIN                   9550     9.3     8.1   115     11.2     8.1   138
 MARQUETTE                8760     2.8     6.2    45      6.7     6.6   102
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     6.5     7.9    82      6.0     8.7    69
 OWL CREEK                8975     3.8     3.6   106      5.1     3.9   131
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     8.5     7.7   110     10.4     8.9   117
 SHELL CREEK              9580    11.6    10.5   110     11.5     9.9   116
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.6    16.1    97     19.6    15.9   123
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     8.4     9.6    88     16.9    14.2   119
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     2.2     3.9    56      5.5     4.8   115
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    13.4    12.8   105       -M    12.1      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     98                    114


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    19.0    17.6   108     17.8    15.2   117
 EVENING STAR             9200    22.5    21.5   105     23.4    19.0   123
 KIRWIN                   9550     9.3     8.1   115     11.2     8.1   138
 MARQUETTE                8760     2.8     6.2    45      6.7     6.6   102
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    15.6    16.1    97     19.6    15.9   123
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     8.4     9.6    88     16.9    14.2   119
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    13.4    12.8   105       -M    12.1      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     99                    121


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     5.9     3.8   155      6.5     5.8   112
 BIG GOOSE                7990     5.5     6.5    85      8.5     6.1   139
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    11.4    11.3   101     13.2    10.3   128
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     7.5     7.9    95      9.2     8.4   110
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    10.2     8.6   119     10.7     8.7   123
 DOME LAKE                8880     7.2     8.6    84     10.4     9.2   113
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     5.8     6.3    92      6.9     6.8   101
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     4.6     4.5   102      6.9     5.6   123
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     6.5     7.9    82      6.0     8.7    69
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     8.5     7.7   110     10.4     8.9   117
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     8.8     7.8   113     10.8     9.4   115
 TIE CREEK                6870     4.1     4.3    95      8.0     7.1   113
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    101                    113


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     4.4     5.7    77      6.9     8.3    83
 COLE CANYON              5910     4.0     4.9    82      5.1     5.0   102
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     5.4     5.6    96      5.5     6.7    82
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     85                     88


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160    19.2    18.5   104     21.3    18.0   118
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    17.7    13.8   128     18.0    14.8   122
 ELK RIVER                8700    18.3    13.7   134     18.2    13.8   132
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    16.8    15.1   111     20.0    17.5   114
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    22.0    19.8   111     21.8    17.6   124
 OLD BATTLE              10000    24.7    22.1   112     29.5    24.4   121
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    13.6     8.0   170     15.1     8.6   176
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     8.7     8.2   106     12.5    11.7   107
 TOWER                   10500    32.3    32.8    98     30.2    27.6   109
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250    19.1    17.7   108     22.4    19.4   115
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    11.8     8.2   144     12.0     9.0   133
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    115                    121


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    15.4    16.6    93     16.0    15.3   105
 CASPER MTN.              7900     7.6     9.8    78      9.9     9.6   103
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    12.2    11.4   107     12.5    11.5   109
 DEER PARK                9700    10.1    13.1    77     14.5    15.8    92
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375      -M     7.8      *      -M     8.7      *
 RENO HILL                8400     7.8     9.0    87      9.8    10.0    98
 ROACH                    9700    14.1    12.1   117     16.6    12.6   132
 SAND LAKE               10050    19.6    21.6    91     19.7    17.0   116
 SOUTH PASS               9040     9.3    12.0    78     11.9    13.3    89
 WINDY PEAK               7900     5.1     5.1   100      6.8     7.4    92
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     91                    105


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    12.2     8.5   144     13.5    10.7   126
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    17.7    13.8   128     18.0    14.8   122
 OLD BATTLE              10000    24.7    22.1   112     29.5    24.4   121
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    13.8    10.7   129     17.1    13.6   126
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    23.6    20.4   116     26.7    20.8   128
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    122                    124


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    10.0    10.4    96     10.3     9.8   105
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    18.3    20.0    92     14.4    16.6    87
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     6.9     9.4    73      9.1     8.8   103
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     8.9     9.6    93      9.8     9.5   103
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.5    10.1   104     11.4     9.3   123
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     9.9      -M      *    11.2      -M      *
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     9.2    10.7    86     10.9    10.7   102
 LOOMIS PARK              8240    12.2    12.3    99     13.8    12.8   108
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     7.5     8.3    90      7.9     8.4    94
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     9.6    10.7    90     10.8    12.0    90
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    17.0    19.0    89     17.5    19.7    89
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    17.3    18.1    96     20.5    17.6   116
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     92                    101


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     8.9     9.2    97      7.8     9.1    86
 HEWINTA                  9519     8.3     7.5   111     13.0    10.0   130
 HICKERSON PARK           9145     4.3     4.9    88      7.0     5.5   127
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     3.8     4.7    81      7.0     5.1   137
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    17.1    19.1    90     13.4    18.2    74
 KELLEY R.S.              8180      -M    11.8      *      -M    15.0      *
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200    10.3    10.5    98     14.0    11.1   126
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     94                    105


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    13.0    14.6    89     12.9    14.0    92
 HAYDEN FORK              9212    14.0    10.9   128     18.0    14.7   122
 KELLEY R.S.              8180      -M    11.8      *      -M    15.0      *
 LILY LAKE                9156    10.8     9.1   119     13.7    12.4   110
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    21.0    20.5   102     20.7    18.2   114
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    10.2    10.4    98     12.3    13.7    90
 TRIAL LAKE               9992    15.4    17.4    89     18.7    17.3   108
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    102                    107

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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 1961-90.

Provisional data, subject to revision.