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Water Resources Data System
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At 2:48p, 5/23/18
Temperature 66.8°F
Wind 5.0 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: MARCH 16 , 2009
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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    13.9    17.3    80     16.5    20.1    82
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670    22.6    21.4   106     26.2    25.1   104
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    35.6      -M      *    28.4      -M      *
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    14.9    17.9    83     19.0    18.8   101
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    28.6    32.8    87     31.1    33.6    93
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.3    12.9    80     12.7    11.8   108
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    12.6      -M      *    13.3      -M      *
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850      -M    32.8      *      -M    34.3      *
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    22.9    26.5    86     24.7    26.9    92
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    12.4    13.4    93     13.7    17.2    80
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    15.4    18.3    84     19.5    20.9    93
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    23.5    24.4    96     23.2    24.4    95
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    16.4    17.4    94     17.4    17.5    99
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    23.9    22.7   105     25.9    22.6   115
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    31.7    25.6   124     24.1    25.6    94
 WILLOW CREEK             8380    29.5    28.0   105     33.9    29.6   115
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     95                     98


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360    20.4    21.9    93     18.6    18.6   100
 BLACK BEAR               8170    31.8    36.4    87     30.9    36.9    84
 CANYON                   7870    12.3    12.7    97     13.1    14.2    92
 FISHER CREEK             9100    32.9    32.3   102     31.4    33.5    94
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    19.3    23.2    83     21.0    24.3    86
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    10.4    10.6    98     12.3    11.7   105
 PARKER PEAK              9400    22.9    19.9   115     17.4    14.9   117
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    17.6    20.6    85     19.6    19.4   101
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    16.4    17.4    94     17.4    17.5    99
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    31.7    25.6   124     24.1    25.6    94
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    14.3    15.9    90     17.5    19.2    91
 WHITE MILL               8700    22.1    22.3    99     21.7    24.9    87
 WOLVERINE                7650    10.7    11.3    95     10.7    12.0    89
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     97                     94


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    13.9    13.5   103     14.5    14.9    97
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     6.0     8.0    75      8.0     9.2    87
 DEER PARK                9700     8.6    15.3    56     13.4    19.8    68
 HOBBS PARK              10100     9.0    13.1    69      9.2    11.0    84
 LITTLE WARM              9370     9.5    10.6    90     12.0    11.9   101
 SOUTH PASS               9040     9.4    15.4    61     11.3    16.5    68
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     2.9     6.6    44      6.0     7.7    78
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    23.9    22.7   105     25.9    22.6   115
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     5.7     7.6    75      7.9     9.9    80
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     79                     88


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    16.4    17.6    93     13.6    15.5    88
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     7.9     4.9   161      8.1     7.1   114
 BLACKWATER               9780    21.0    22.4    94     19.3    18.7   103
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.5    14.4   115     13.1    12.9   102
 EVENING STAR             9200    26.1    27.3    96     27.2    23.5   116
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.4     8.2    90      8.2     8.7    94
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.2    10.1   101     11.5    10.1   114
 MARQUETTE                8760     3.2     7.6    42      6.4     8.3    77
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     9.1    10.1    90      8.4    10.7    79
 OWL CREEK                8975     4.5     4.7    96      4.5     4.9    92
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    11.4     9.7   118     12.9    11.0   117
 SHELL CREEK              9580    14.9    13.0   115     14.3    11.8   121
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    17.6    20.6    85     19.6    19.4   101
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120    13.2    12.2   108     16.2    16.5    98
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     3.1     4.9    63      6.1     6.2    98
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    16.5    15.7   105     14.5    14.8    98
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     98                    102


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    21.0    22.4    94     19.3    18.7   103
 EVENING STAR             9200    26.1    27.3    96     27.2    23.5   116
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.2    10.1   101     11.5    10.1   114
 MARQUETTE                8760     3.2     7.6    42      6.4     8.3    77
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    17.6    20.6    85     19.6    19.4   101
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120    13.2    12.2   108     16.2    16.5    98
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    16.5    15.7   105     14.5    14.8    98
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    103


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     7.9     4.9   161      8.1     7.1   114
 BIG GOOSE                7990     7.1     8.7    82      9.3     7.4   126
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.5    14.4   115     13.1    12.9   102
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    10.0    10.0   100     10.6    10.6   100
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    14.4    11.4   126     13.8    10.9   127
 DOME LAKE                8880    10.3    10.5    98     12.5    11.3   111
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     7.4     8.2    90      8.2     8.7    94
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     5.7     5.8    98      8.6     7.1   121
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     9.1    10.1    90      8.4    10.7    79
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    11.4     9.7   118     12.9    11.0   117
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    11.7    10.1   116     13.8    11.7   118
 TIE CREEK                6870     4.2     5.8    72     11.0     8.6   128
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    106                    110


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890     7.2     8.3    87     13.2    10.1   131
 COLE CANYON              5910     5.4     6.3    86     10.4     6.0   173
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     8.0     7.5   107     11.6     8.0   145
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     93                    146


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160    24.4    23.8   103     23.5    22.9   103
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    19.8    17.7   112     21.4    18.8   114
 ELK RIVER                8700    21.2    17.7   120     19.5    17.7   110
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    19.8    19.0   104     24.2    22.2   109
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    29.8    25.5   117     27.8    22.3   125
 OLD BATTLE              10000    28.3    29.2    97     33.9    31.5   108
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    11.0    10.3   107     12.3    10.9   113
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440    11.7    11.6   101     13.7    14.6    94
 TOWER                   10500    38.1    41.2    92     35.3    35.0   101
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250    21.6    24.3    89     25.1    24.2   104
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    11.0    10.6   104     10.5    11.4    92
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    103                    107


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    19.5    21.0    93     18.3    19.5    94
 CASPER MTN.              7900     8.3    12.5    66     10.6    12.4    85
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    14.1    14.4    98     14.5    14.9    97
 DEER PARK                9700     8.6    15.3    56     13.4    19.8    68
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     7.9    10.0    79      8.9    11.1    80
 RENO HILL                8400     9.1    12.0    76     10.5    12.9    81
 ROACH                    9700    13.6    15.3    89     15.7    16.7    94
 SAND LAKE               10050    25.3    28.7    88     23.6    21.4   110
 SOUTH PASS               9040     9.4    15.4    61     11.3    16.5    68
 WINDY PEAK               7900     7.0     7.2    97      7.8     9.3    84
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     81                     87


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    15.5    11.2   138     15.6    13.9   112
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    19.8    17.7   112     21.4    18.8   114
 OLD BATTLE              10000    28.3    29.2    97     33.9    31.5   108
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    16.5    14.2   116     17.6    17.2   102
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    29.6    27.3   108     29.2    25.9   113
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average    110                    110


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    10.9    13.3    82     10.8    12.3    88
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    22.3    25.7    87     17.6    20.6    85
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     8.7    12.1    72     11.0    11.2    98
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    11.2    12.3    91     12.3    12.1   102
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.3    12.9    80     12.7    11.8   108
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    12.6      -M      *    13.3      -M      *
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    10.2    13.9    73     12.2    13.6    90
 LOOMIS PARK              8240    14.8    16.2    91     16.8    16.1   104
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    10.3    10.5    98      9.7    10.4    93
 SNIDER BASIN             8060    12.6    13.6    93     13.2    14.9    89
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    23.5    24.4    96     23.2    24.4    95
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    21.5    23.1    93     23.3    22.8   102
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     88                     96


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840     9.9    12.2    81     10.0    11.3    88
 HEWINTA                  9519     6.8    10.4    65     10.3    12.9    80
 HICKERSON PARK           9145     3.2     6.5    49      5.7     6.9    83
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     3.6     6.4    56      6.0     6.5    92
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    20.1    25.1    80     18.5    23.1    80
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    13.1    15.6    84     14.9    18.6    80
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200     9.5    14.2    67     12.5    14.3    87
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     73                     83


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950    16.3    19.1    85     15.2    17.7    86
 HAYDEN FORK              9212    14.4    14.9    97     17.2    18.9    91
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    13.1    15.6    84     14.9    18.6    80
 LILY LAKE                9156    11.3    11.9    95     13.3    15.7    85
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    21.9    27.6    79     22.0    23.2    95
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    12.4    13.4    93     13.7    17.2    80
 TRIAL LAKE               9992    19.3    23.0    84     18.8    22.7    83
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     87                     86

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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.