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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: JUNE 1 , 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      .0      .0   100     24.5    27.0    91
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670      .2     5.6     4     38.9    35.7   109
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    39.2      -M      *    43.5      -M      *
 GRANITE CREEK            6770      .1     1.3     8     27.4    24.8   110
 GRASSY LAKE              7265      .6    14.9     4     42.8    45.0    95
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750      .0     4.1     0     19.1    17.6   109
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     6.9      -M      *    21.2      -M      *
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    10.8    18.7    58     42.5    45.3    94
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     9.7    14.6    66     36.9    36.5   101
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760      .1      .0           21.7    24.0    90
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920      .0      .0   100     29.0    28.3   102
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    12.8    15.7    82     33.4    33.0   101
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980      .2     2.4     8     27.7    24.7   112
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    20.1    22.4    90     36.8    32.6   113
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    32.0    25.6   125     37.8    36.2   104
 WILLOW CREEK             8380     9.6    15.1    64     49.8    42.5   117
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     68                    103


UPPER YELLOWSTONE-MADISON

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360    18.8    20.6    91     27.6    26.9   103
 BLACK BEAR               8170    24.0    26.9    89     46.0    50.2    92
 CANYON                   7870      .0     1.7     0     20.5    20.4   100
 FISHER CREEK             9100    25.6    30.4    84     45.5    46.5    98
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750     7.6     9.6    79     32.6    34.2    95
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350      .0      .5     0     18.3    17.5   105
 PARKER PEAK              9400    11.9    18.9    63     24.8    23.1   107
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     4.8    12.1    40     30.3    28.9   105
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980      .2     2.4     8     27.7    24.7   112
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    32.0    25.6   125     37.8    36.2   104
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800      .2     1.5    13     27.2    27.2   100
 WHITE MILL               8700    15.2    18.6    82     31.7    35.1    90
 WOLVERINE                7650      .0      .0   100     17.2    18.2    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     83                    100


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     1.9     3.8    50     22.5    22.5   100
 COLD SPRINGS             9630      .0     1.1     0     16.5    17.0    97
 DEER PARK                9700     3.6     8.5    42     24.7    30.8    80
 HOBBS PARK              10100     5.6    10.5    53     22.1    20.9   106
 LITTLE WARM              9370      .0     2.2     0     20.0    19.9   101
 SOUTH PASS               9040      .2     6.8     3     21.3    25.9    82
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620      .1      .7    14     15.2    15.1   101
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    20.1    22.4    90     36.8    32.6   113
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700      .0     1.9     0     18.5    18.7    99
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     54                     97


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    11.3    17.0    66     20.2    25.2    80
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200      .0      .0   100     13.1    14.1    93
 BLACKWATER               9780    20.3    25.1    81     31.1    28.8   108
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     1.4     8.8    16     19.3    22.2    87
 EVENING STAR             9200    19.7    27.1    73     40.3    34.3   117
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550      .0     2.0     0     13.1    16.0    82
 KIRWIN                   9550      .0     5.8     0     20.1    17.4   116
 MARQUETTE                8760      .0     4.5     0     14.1    17.9    79
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760      .0     3.0     0     14.5    19.0    76
 OWL CREEK                8975      .0      .6     0     11.3    11.0   103
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480      .0     2.6     0     19.8    19.5   102
 SHELL CREEK              9580     6.7    10.9    61     20.5    20.4   100
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     4.8    12.1    40     30.3    28.9   105
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120      .1      .1   100     25.4    23.2   109
 TIMBER CREEK             7950      .1      .6    17     13.2    14.3    92
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.0     7.6    53     20.9    22.0    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     54                     98


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    20.3    25.1    81     31.1    28.8   108
 EVENING STAR             9200    19.7    27.1    73     40.3    34.3   117
 KIRWIN                   9550      .0     5.8     0     20.1    17.4   116
 MARQUETTE                8760      .0     4.5     0     14.1    17.9    79
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     4.8    12.1    40     30.3    28.9   105
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120      .1      .1   100     25.4    23.2   109
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     4.0     7.6    53     20.9    22.0    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     59                    106


POWDER-TONGUE

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200      .0      .0   100     13.1    14.1    93
 BIG GOOSE                7990      .0     3.3     0     17.0    16.3   104
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     1.4     8.8    16     19.3    22.2    87
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880      .0     3.1     0     16.3    18.4    89
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     5.0     8.2    61     22.2    21.6   103
 DOME LAKE                8880      .0     3.5     0     20.5    20.5   100
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550      .0     2.0     0     13.1    16.0    82
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360      .0      .2     0     13.5    14.0    96
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760      .0     3.0     0     14.5    19.0    76
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480      .0     2.6     0     19.8    19.5   102
 SUCKER CREEK             8880      .1     4.0     2     22.6    21.4   106
 TIE CREEK                6870      .0      .0   100     18.1    17.1   106
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     17                     95


BELLE FOURCHE

 BLIND PARK               6890      .0      .0   100     19.2    17.8   108
 COLE CANYON              5910      .0      .0   100     17.1    12.8   134
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130      .0      .0   100     18.3    13.9   132
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average       *                   123


UPPER N. PLATTE RIVER

 COLUMBINE                9160      .0     2.4     0     33.7    32.1   105
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880      .0     4.1     0     34.3    27.4   125
 ELK RIVER                8700      .2     1.5    13     27.7    25.9   107
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    12.4    17.6    70     36.2    34.7   104
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130      -M    24.6      *      -M    34.2      *
 OLD BATTLE              10000    27.6    26.4   105     48.9    44.1   111
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850      .0     2.4     0     20.1    15.9   126
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440      .0     1.9     0     23.3    23.6    99
 TOWER                   10500    28.9    43.4    67     51.6    49.9   103
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250     1.1     7.1    15     37.1    34.6   107
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540      .0     3.6     0     18.5    18.7    99
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     64                    108


LOWER N. PLATTE - SWEETWATER - LARAMIE

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240     3.8    12.3    31     29.4    31.0    95
 CASPER MTN.              7900      .0     4.5     0     19.9    23.9    83
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     7.2    11.7    62     24.2    24.6    98
 DEER PARK                9700     3.6     8.5    42     24.7    30.8    80
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375      .0      .9     0     18.1    20.0    90
 RENO HILL                8400      .0     3.7     0     22.5    24.6    91
 ROACH                    9700      .1     6.3     2     25.8    26.3    98
 SAND LAKE               10050    25.4    26.6    95     38.5    34.2   113
 SOUTH PASS               9040      .2     6.8     3     21.3    25.9    82
 WINDY PEAK               7900      .5      .1   500     16.5    17.0    97
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     50                     93


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440      .0      .0   100     24.2    20.9   116
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880      .0     4.1     0     34.3    27.4   125
 OLD BATTLE              10000    27.6    26.4   105     48.9    44.1   111
 SANDSTONE RS             8150      .3      .1   300     26.3    24.7   106
 WHISKEY PARK             8950     2.3    14.4    16     42.1    37.7   112
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     67                    114


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080      .0     1.9     0     18.8    18.5   102
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    18.6    18.3   102     26.4    28.0    94
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930      .0     2.0     0     15.9    16.0    99
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400      -M     3.7      *    19.7    18.9   104
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750      .0     4.1     0     19.1    17.6   109
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     6.9      -M      *    21.2      -M      *
 KENDALL R.S.             7740      .1      .0           17.4    18.6    94
 LOOMIS PARK              8240      .1     2.8     4     23.7    22.4   106
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     1.6      .0           15.0    15.8    95
 SNIDER BASIN             8060      .0      .0   100     18.5    20.4    91
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    12.8    15.7    82     33.4    33.0   101
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500      .1     5.6     2     34.2    31.8   108
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     63                    100


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 HAMS FORK                7840      .1      .0           16.7    16.9    99
 HEWINTA                  9519      .0      .7     0     17.9    20.2    89
 HICKERSON PARK           9145      .0      .1     0     14.5    12.5   116
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150      .0      .1     0     13.7    12.2   112
 INDIAN CREEK             9425      -M    15.3      *    27.8    32.4    86
 KELLEY R.S.              8180      .0     1.9     0     23.5    26.1    90
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200     4.9    12.3    40     22.1    23.1    96
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average     32                     95


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BUG LAKE                 7950      .2     3.0     7     22.7    25.1    90
 HAYDEN FORK              9212      .0     1.6     0     28.0    28.4    99
 KELLEY R.S.              8180      .0     1.9     0     23.5    26.1    90
 LILY LAKE                9156      .0     1.6     0     22.0    24.0    92
 MONTE CRISTO             8960      .1    13.2     1     33.3    34.0    98
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760      .1      .0           21.7    24.0    90
 TRIAL LAKE               9992     2.6    15.1    17     31.5    33.2    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent of average      8                     94

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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.