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At 9:08p, 10/16/18
Temperature 38.1°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 WEDNESDAY: DECEMBER 19 , 2012
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BASIN                    ELEV.  SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT    TOTAL PRECIPITATION
 Data Site Name          (Ft)                      %                      %
                                Current  Median  Median  Current  Average  Avg
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WYOMING


SNAKE RIVER  

 BASE CAMP                7030     9.3     5.7   163     11.9     8.4   142
 BLACK BEAR               8170    18.5    14.0   132     18.5    14.8   125
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650     9.2     7.6   121      7.5     7.8    96
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670     7.7     6.8   113     11.2     9.4   119
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     3.9     3.5   111      4.3     4.6    93
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    18.0    14.1   128     14.5    12.6   115
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     6.9     4.6   150      8.9     7.7   116
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    10.8     9.9   109     14.9    13.8   108
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     5.6     4.8   117      5.9     5.2   113
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     6.1     4.3   142      6.3     5.3   119
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    15.5    10.0   155     18.4    13.8   133
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     9.8     8.5   115     12.0    10.5   114
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     4.2     3.6   117      7.3     6.1   120
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     6.8     5.1   133     11.6     9.3   125
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     9.7     8.0   121     10.1     9.0   112
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     7.7     4.9   157      9.0     7.4   122
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    10.4     9.3   112     11.2     9.8   114
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    15.2    10.7   142     12.9    10.8   119
 WILLOW CREEK             8380    10.0     8.6   116     14.2    13.1   108
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     7.0     5.6   125      6.4     6.5    98
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               129                    117


MADISON-GALLATIN

 BLACK BEAR               8170    18.5    14.0   132     18.5    14.8   125
 CANYON                   7870     5.2     4.2   124      6.2     6.5    95
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    11.3     8.3   136     13.8    10.2   135
 WEST YELLOWSTONE         6700     3.6     3.5   103      7.8     5.8   134
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800     4.6     5.1    90     10.3     8.2   126
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               123                    124


YELLOWSTONE

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360     8.1     8.3    98      8.5     7.7   110
 BURNT MTN                5880      .9     1.7    53      4.8     6.1    79
 CANYON                   7870     5.2     4.2   124      6.2     6.5    95
 COLE CREEK               7850     3.0     5.6    54      4.3     5.9    73
 EVENING STAR             9200    12.3     9.2   134     14.3    11.2   128
 FISHER CREEK             9100    18.2    12.4   147     17.7    12.5   142
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     2.8     2.8   100      6.0     5.3   113
 PARKER PEAK              9400     9.5     8.1   117     10.0     7.4   135
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     8.8     7.6   116     12.7     9.5   134
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     7.7     4.9   157      9.0     7.4   122
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    15.2    10.7   142     12.9    10.8   119
 WHITE MILL               8700    11.1     8.3   134     11.9     9.5   125
 WOLVERINE                7650     4.1     3.5   117      4.6     5.4    85
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               122                    117


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     6.2     5.1   122      6.1     6.5    94
 CASTLE CREEK             8400     3.1      -M      *     4.5      -M      *
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     3.8     2.8   136      4.8     4.4   109
 DEER PARK                9700     6.9     5.1   135      7.9     7.4   107
 HOBBS PARK              10100     5.6     5.9    95      5.1     5.5    93
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.6     4.0   115      5.7     4.9   116
 LITTLE WARM              9370     5.1     3.8   134      6.3     5.3   119
 OWL CREEK                8975     2.0     2.2    91      2.4     2.6    92
 SOUTH PASS               9040     5.5     5.4   102      4.8     7.2    67
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     1.3     2.6    50      3.2     3.9    82
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    10.4     9.3   112     11.2     9.8   114
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     1.4     3.3    42      3.5     5.2    67
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               107                     97


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380     4.9     7.0    70      3.7     6.7    55
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     3.7     2.1   176      4.8     3.8   126
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     5.7     6.3    90      5.5     6.1    90
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     1.7     2.6    65      3.1     4.4    70
 KIRWIN                   9550     4.6     4.0   115      5.7     4.9   116
 MARQUETTE                8760     2.2      -M      *     3.6      -M      *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     2.9     3.9    74      6.0     5.4   111
 OWL CREEK                8975     2.0     2.2    91      2.4     2.6    92
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     5.4     3.8   142      5.9     5.1   116
 SHELL CREEK              9580     7.0     6.2   113      6.7     5.7   118
 TIMBER CREEK             7950      .9     1.9    47      2.8     3.6    78
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                97                     96


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    11.9     9.1   131     11.3     8.6   131
 EVENING STAR             9200    12.3     9.2   134     14.3    11.2   128
 MARQUETTE                8760     2.2      -M      *     3.6      -M      *
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     4.9     4.2   117      9.3     7.8   119
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     7.0     5.6   125      6.4     6.5    98
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               128                    121


POWDER RIVER

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     3.7     2.1   176      4.8     3.8   126
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     4.5     5.1    88      5.5     5.6    98
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     1.7     2.6    65      3.1     4.4    70
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     2.5     2.4   104      4.1     3.6   114
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     2.9     3.9    74      6.0     5.4   111
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     5.4     3.8   142      5.9     5.1   116
 SOLDIER PARK             8720     1.5      -M      *     3.7      -M      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               104                    105


TONGUE RIVER

 BIG GOOSE                7990     2.2     3.1    71      3.7     4.7    79
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     5.7     6.3    90      5.5     6.1    90
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     2.3     3.9    59      3.1     5.1    61
 DOME LAKE                8880     3.4     4.5    76      5.3     6.0    88
 LITTLE GOOSE             8870     2.7      -M      *     5.4      -M      *
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     3.7     4.2    88      4.0     5.9    68
 TIE CREEK                6870      .6     1.2    50      3.8     4.9    78
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                77                     78


BELLE FOURCHE

 COLE CANYON              5910     1.0     1.0   100      2.9     4.1    71
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               100                     71


CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 BLIND PARK               6890     1.4     2.2    64      3.7     5.2    71
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     1.3     2.4    54      2.7     4.3    63
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                59                     67


UPPER N. PLATTE

 ARAPAHO RIDGE           10960     6.3      -M      *     6.6      -M      *
 BLACKHALL MTN            9820     8.1      -M      *    10.0      -M      *
 COLUMBINE                9160     6.4     7.1    90      7.7     9.7    79
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880     4.6     6.6    70      6.5     8.8    74
 JOE WRIGHT              10120     7.4     8.2    90      9.8    10.4    94
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375      .6     3.1    19       -M     5.1      *
 MED BOW                 10500     8.4      -M      *    10.8      -M      *
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130     7.5     9.8    77      8.0    10.2    78
 NEVER SUMMER            10280     6.3      -M      *     5.2      -M      *
 OLD BATTLE              10000     9.6    10.7    90     10.6    13.7    77
 RAWAH                    9020     3.0      -M      *     5.8      -M      *
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     3.5     4.3    81      4.5     6.0    75
 SAND LAKE               10050     7.2     9.6    75      7.6     9.6    79
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     3.1     4.0    78      4.5     6.2    73
 TOWER                   10500    10.5    16.8    62     10.4    15.7    66
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250     7.2     8.1    89      8.4    10.5    80
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     4.4      -M      *     5.6     5.6   100
 ZIRKEL                   9340     7.2      -M      *     9.7      -M      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                77                     79


SWEETWATER

 DEER PARK                9700     6.9     5.1   135      7.9     7.4   107
 LARSEN CREEK             9000     4.0      -M      *     7.0      -M      *
 SOUTH PASS               9040     5.5     5.4   102      4.8     7.2    67
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               118                     87


LOWER N. PLATTE

 CASPER MTN.              7900      -M     4.9      *      -M     6.5      *
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375      .6     3.1    19       -M     5.1      *
 RENO HILL                8400     1.4     5.0    28      2.8     6.2    45
 WINDY PEAK               7900      .4     2.6    15      2.9     4.5    64
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                22                     53


LARAMIE RIVER

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240     5.6     6.8    82      5.4     7.8    69
 CINNABAR PARK            9574     5.0     7.5    67      6.0     9.5    63
 CROW CREEK               8330      .7     3.7    19      3.0     4.6    65
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     5.1     6.0    85      5.0     6.6    76
 RAWAH                    9020     3.0      -M      *     5.8      -M      *
 ROACH                    9700     4.1     5.5    75      5.5     7.5    73
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                69                     69


S. PLATTE

 BLACK MOUNTAIN           8920     2.2      -M      *     3.4      -M      *
 CROW CREEK               8330      .7     3.7    19      3.0     4.6    65
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     5.1     6.0    85      5.0     6.6    76
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                60                     71


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     1.5     3.0    50      3.6     6.0    60
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880     4.6     6.6    70      6.5     8.8    74
 ELK RIVER                8700     4.4     5.2    85      5.5     7.6    72
 LITTLE SNAKE RIVER       8915     6.7     6.4   105     10.2    12.4    82
 OLD BATTLE              10000     9.6    10.7    90     10.6    13.7    77
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     3.5     4.3    81      4.5     6.0    75
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     4.4     3.7   119      4.4     7.2    61
 WHISKEY PARK             8950     7.4     7.8    95      9.1    10.1    90
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                88                     76


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080     5.7     4.7   121      6.3     5.3   119
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650     9.2     7.6   121      7.5     7.8    96
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     3.9     3.5   111      4.3     4.6    93
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     5.0     4.5   111      5.5     5.4   102
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     5.6     4.8   117      5.9     5.2   113
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     6.1     4.3   142      6.3     5.3   119
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     5.4     3.8   142      6.6     5.4   122
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     5.6     5.0   112      7.1     6.6   108
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     3.2     3.4    94      3.5     4.3    81
 POCKET CREEK             9360     6.9      -M      *     6.8      -M      *
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     4.1     4.0   102      5.9     5.4   109
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000     9.7     8.0   121     10.1     9.0   112
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500     8.2     6.9   119     10.4     9.2   113
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               119                    108


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 BLACKS FORK JCT          8870     3.2      -M      *     5.2      -M      *
 BUCK PASTURE             9700     5.4      -M      *     7.5      -M      *
 EF BLACKS FORK GS        9308     5.3      -M      *     5.1      -M      *
 HAMS FORK                7840     4.0     3.5   114      4.4     4.4   100
 HEWINTA                  9519     4.1     3.0   137      5.8     5.8   100
 HICKERSON PARK           9145     2.4     2.1   114      4.0     4.4    91
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     4.2     2.3   183      5.0     4.2   119
 INDIAN CREEK             9425     9.3     8.3   112      8.3     8.2   101
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     5.6     4.7   119      6.6     7.0    94
 SPIRIT LK               10223     4.2     4.2   100      7.3     8.7    84
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200     4.4     5.5    80      6.4     6.6    97
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               114                     97


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BEAR RIVER RS            8500     3.7      -M      *     5.5      -M      *
 BUG LAKE                 7950     6.6     5.3   125      8.4     7.6   111
 BURTS MILLER RANCH       8000     2.4     2.2   109      3.6     4.9    73
 CHALK CREEK #1           8993     8.0     8.6    93     10.4    10.0   104
 HAYDEN FORK              9212     5.0     4.4   114      7.8     8.2    95
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     5.6     4.7   119      6.6     7.0    94
 LILY LAKE                9156     4.4     4.4   100      5.9     7.0    84
 MONTE CRISTO             8960     8.5     8.4   101     11.2     9.9   113
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     4.2     3.6   117      7.3     6.1   120
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               107                    101

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 -M   = Missing data
  *   = Data may not provide a valid measure of conditions.
Units = inches for the Current and Normal Snow Water Equivalent and

Total Precipitation values

If the Basin wide percent 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 Median represents the snow water
equivalent found at selected SNOTEL sites in or near the basin compared to
the Median 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 comparison of conditions is 1981-2010.

Provisional data, subject to revision.