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At 7:33p, 10/15/18
Temperature 34.6°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 TUESDAY: APRIL 30 , 2013
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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    10.9     9.7   112     21.7    22.6    96
 BLACK BEAR               8170    40.2    37.4   107     37.3    41.6    90
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    22.0    23.4    94     16.3    21.2    77
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670    16.6    15.7   106     26.1    27.3    96
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     4.1     8.3    49     10.2    12.9    79
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    42.0    44.4    95     31.0    34.4    90
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     8.5     8.5   100     16.7    21.3    78
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    25.1    29.4    85     34.0    39.1    87
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.1    11.7    86     13.0    14.5    90
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    12.3    12.8    96     13.6    16.0    85
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    28.0    30.3    92     34.2    38.4    89
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    24.1    25.6    94     26.7    30.5    88
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     7.8     8.0    98     15.9    18.3    87
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     9.2     7.9   116     23.0    24.6    93
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    25.1    24.3   103     25.1    26.1    96
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    13.8    12.9   107     18.7    20.8    90
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    22.7    24.7    92     24.4    27.1    90
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    31.5    29.7   106     27.5    29.9    92
 WILLOW CREEK             8380    25.9    23.5   110     34.7    37.4    93
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    14.0    15.4    91     13.4    17.5    77
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                98                     89


MADISON-GALLATIN

 BLACK BEAR               8170    40.2    37.4   107     37.3    41.6    90
 CANYON                   7870    11.4    10.8   106     13.9    17.9    78
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    20.9    21.6    97     25.8    28.8    90
 WEST YELLOWSTONE         6700      .0     2.5     0     14.2    15.9    89
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    10.1    14.9    68     19.1    22.2    86
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                95                     87


YELLOWSTONE

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360    19.9    22.9    87     20.3    21.8    93
 BURNT MTN                5880      .0      .0      *    11.6    15.5    75
 CANYON                   7870    11.4    10.8   106     13.9    17.9    78
 COLE CREEK               7850    14.1    16.4    86     10.9    16.2    67
 EVENING STAR             9200    26.6    24.9   107     30.7    30.2   102
 FISHER CREEK             9100    32.9    32.8   100     33.5    34.9    96
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     3.6     3.5   103     12.5    13.7    91
 PARKER PEAK              9400    25.6    21.4   120     23.2    19.9   117
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    18.0    20.1    90     25.3    24.9   102
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    13.8    12.9   107     18.7    20.8    90
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    31.5    29.7   106     27.5    29.9    92
 WHITE MILL               8700    24.7    23.8   104     23.8    26.1    91
 WOLVERINE                7650     6.5     3.1   210     12.2    13.7    89
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               103                     93


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750    12.5    13.0    96     12.4    17.8    70
 CASTLE CREEK             8400      .0      -M      *     8.8      -M      *
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     2.5     1.4   179      9.7    12.4    78
 DEER PARK                9700    13.0    16.1    81     16.0    23.2    69
 HOBBS PARK              10100    13.1    16.0    82     13.3    16.5    81
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.9    10.4   105     12.8    13.6    94
 LITTLE WARM              9370     8.9     8.8   101     13.0    15.3    85
 OWL CREEK                8975     3.6     1.2   300      7.0     7.8    90
 SOUTH PASS               9040    11.6    15.0    77     11.9    20.2    59
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     1.2     3.0    40      9.5    11.4    83
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    22.7    24.7    92     24.4    27.1    90
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     7.3     7.8    94     11.5    14.8    78
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                91                     79


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    17.5    20.5    85     12.8    19.5    66
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     7.4     1.1   673     11.1    10.4   107
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.6    16.6   100     13.7    18.0    76
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     8.1     9.4    86      9.9    12.6    79
 KIRWIN                   9550    10.9    10.4   105     12.8    13.6    94
 MARQUETTE                8760     9.1      -M      *    11.1      -M      *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.1    11.8   111     15.7    14.0   112
 OWL CREEK                8975     3.6     1.2   300      7.0     7.8    90
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    12.7     9.6   132     16.0    14.9   107
 SHELL CREEK              9580    17.2    16.0   108     15.7    16.1    98
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     2.5     3.2    78      9.3     9.8    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               110                     91


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    25.8    25.2   102     25.4    23.3   109
 EVENING STAR             9200    26.6    24.9   107     30.7    30.2   102
 MARQUETTE                8760     9.1      -M      *    11.1      -M      *
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     1.5     6.3    24     16.8    18.5    91
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350    14.0    15.4    91     13.4    17.5    77
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                95                     96


POWDER RIVER

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     7.4     1.1   673     11.1    10.4   107
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    15.0    16.5    91     14.6    16.4    89
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     8.1     9.4    86      9.9    12.6    79
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     6.5     2.9   224     10.0    10.7    93
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    13.1    11.8   111     15.7    14.0   112
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    12.7     9.6   132     16.0    14.9   107
 SOLDIER PARK             8720     5.3      -M      *     9.8      -M      *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               122                     98


TONGUE RIVER

 BIG GOOSE                7990     8.8     9.2    96     11.0    13.8    80
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    16.6    16.6   100     13.7    18.0    76
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    12.2    12.1   101     11.6    14.6    79
 DOME LAKE                8880    10.7    11.5    93     11.7    16.2    72
 LITTLE GOOSE             8870     9.9      -M      *    14.3      -M      *
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    13.6    12.3   111     14.9    17.1    87
 TIE CREEK                6870     4.3     2.7   159     12.8    14.1    91
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               103                     81


BELLE FOURCHE

 COLE CANYON              5910     3.8      .3  1267*    10.4    11.5    90
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent              1267*                    90


CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 BLIND PARK               6890     4.2     1.3   323     14.0    14.1    99
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     4.4     1.3   338     11.9    12.0    99
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               331                     99


UPPER N. PLATTE

 ARAPAHO RIDGE           10960    21.2    22.3    95     23.0    26.0    88
 BLACKHALL MTN            9820    29.2      -M      *    30.7      -M      *
 COLUMBINE                9160    17.2    18.6    92     26.1    28.4    92
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    14.0    18.0    78     21.4    24.1    89
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    21.1    23.4    90     29.9    29.6   101
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     4.8     6.4    75     10.5    14.9    70
 MED BOW                 10500     3.9      -M      *    32.8      -M      *
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    25.8    32.9    78     26.6    30.5    87
 NEVER SUMMER            10280    20.4    21.7    94     16.0      -M      *
 OLD BATTLE              10000    30.5    34.7    88     32.4    39.0    83
 RAWAH                    9020    10.8     6.5   166     17.4    17.1   102
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850      -M     1.1      *    11.5    16.1    71
 SAND LAKE               10050    25.8    31.3    82     26.4    28.9    91
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     8.0     9.6    83     14.8    17.7    84
 TOWER                   10500    37.9    49.9    76       -M    44.5      *
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250    20.8    21.9    95     25.5    29.8    86
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    17.5    14.1   124     17.8    15.6   114
 ZIRKEL                   9340    24.3    21.2   115     31.6    30.8   103
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                90                     90


SWEETWATER

 DEER PARK                9700    13.0    16.1    81     16.0    23.2    69
 LARSEN CREEK             9000      .1      -M      *    11.7      -M      *
 SOUTH PASS               9040    11.6    15.0    77     11.9    20.2    59
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                79                     64


LOWER N. PLATTE

 CASPER MTN.              7900    12.2    13.7    89     11.3    17.8    63
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     4.8     6.4    75     10.5    14.9    70
 RENO HILL                8400    12.0    12.8    94     15.4    18.7    82
 WINDY PEAK               7900     3.5     4.4    80      9.5    12.9    74
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                87                     73


LARAMIE RIVER

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    19.9    23.3    85     21.2    24.5    87
 CINNABAR PARK            9574    14.8    19.7    75     22.1    26.8    82
 CROW CREEK               8330     1.7      .0      *    10.7    13.3    80
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    17.2    18.9    91     17.7    20.5    86
 RAWAH                    9020    10.8     6.5   166     17.4    17.1   102
 ROACH                    9700    15.5    17.2    90     19.2    22.2    86
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                93                     87


S. PLATTE

 BLACK MOUNTAIN           8920     9.7      -M      *    14.1      -M      *
 CROW CREEK               8330     1.7      .0      *    10.7    13.3    80
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    17.2    18.9    91     17.7    20.5    86
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               100*                    84


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     2.2      .0      *    13.3    17.0    78
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    14.0    18.0    78     21.4    24.1    89
 ELK RIVER                8700    13.3    13.6    98     19.6    22.5    87
 LITTLE SNAKE RIVER       8915    21.1    22.5    94     29.4    32.5    90
 OLD BATTLE              10000    30.5    34.7    88     32.4    39.0    83
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850      -M     1.1      *    11.5    16.1    71
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     5.6     6.3    89     14.3    20.6    69
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    25.0    26.3    95     29.6    31.3    95
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                92                     84


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    10.9    10.9   100     11.9    15.1    79
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    22.0    23.4    94     16.3    21.2    77
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     4.1     8.3    49     10.2    12.9    79
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    10.4    11.5    90     11.4    14.9    77
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    10.1    11.7    86     13.0    14.5    90
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    12.3    12.8    96     13.6    16.0    85
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     2.6     4.8    54     11.9    15.4    77
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     8.6    11.2    77     15.4    18.8    82
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     4.2     6.6    64      7.9    12.0    66
 POCKET CREEK             9360     8.7      -M      *    11.4      -M      *
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     5.5     9.5    58     15.1    15.5    97
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    25.1    24.3   103     25.1    26.1    96
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    20.0    17.9   112     25.9    27.8    93
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                89                     85


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 BLACKS FORK JCT          8870     6.6      -M      *    12.3      -M      *
 BUCK PASTURE             9700    13.5      -M      *    18.1      -M      *
 EF BLACKS FORK GS        9308    12.3      -M      *    12.7      -M      *
 HAMS FORK                7840     2.8     3.3    85     11.0    13.0    85
 HEWINTA                  9519     9.1     5.0   182     15.1    16.0    94
 HICKERSON PARK           9145     6.5     4.5   144     12.0    11.9   101
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     8.9     2.9   307     13.2    11.4   116
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    22.6    23.3    97     20.9    24.9    84
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    11.5    11.7    98     15.6    20.1    78
 SPIRIT LK               10223    11.9      -M      *    17.4      -M      *
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200    16.1    17.0    95     18.2    18.9    96
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent               114                     91


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BEAR RIVER RS            8500     1.8      -M      *    13.3      -M      *
 BUG LAKE                 7950    11.6    15.4    75     18.0    21.6    83
 BURTS MILLER RANCH       8000      .2      -M      *     8.7      -M      *
 CHALK CREEK #1           8993    20.1    24.4    82     24.2    28.2    86
 HAYDEN FORK              9212     9.4     9.5    99     19.6    23.6    83
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    11.5    11.7    98     15.6    20.1    78
 LILY LAKE                9156    11.7     9.9   118     15.1    19.4    78
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    21.2    26.9    79     24.8    29.1    85
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     7.8     8.0    98     15.9    18.3    87
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin wide percent                88                     83

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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.