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At 3:23a, 10/18/18
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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 FRIDAY: NOVEMBER 8 , 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    2.3      .7    329*    3.3     2.9    114
 BLACK BEAR               8170    6.4     4.0    160     6.8     5.3    128
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    2.7     2.2    123*    3.0     2.8    107
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670    3.2     1.5    213*    4.5     3.6    125
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    1.1      .7    157*    2.2     1.9    116
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260    8.6     5.7    151     7.5     6.6    114
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    1.7      .8    212*    2.9     2.6    112
 GRASSY LAKE              7265    3.6     2.0    180*    5.5     4.8    115
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    3.1     2.1    148     3.2     2.3    139
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    3.2     1.7    188     3.5     2.7    130
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850    3.0     2.1    143*    4.4     4.6     96
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200    3.6     2.0    180*    4.6     3.5    131
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    1.4      .6    233*    3.1     2.3    135
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    2.1      .7    300*    3.4     3.4    100
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    2.8     2.1    133*    3.5     3.2    109
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    1.5     1.3    115*    2.6     2.9     90
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    5.6     3.5    160     4.6     3.8    121
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    6.0     4.5    133     4.6     4.3    107
 WILLOW CREEK             8380    3.6     1.9    189*    6.6     5.1    129
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M     2.0       *     -M     3.0       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  163*                   116


MADISON-GALLATIN

 BLACK BEAR               8170    6.4     4.0    160     6.8     5.3    128
 CANYON                   7870    2.0     1.2    167*    3.3     2.7    122
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750    2.3     2.0    115*    4.2     3.9    108
 WEST YELLOWSTONE         6700    1.1      .4    275*    2.1     2.4     88
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    1.6     1.1    145*    2.8     3.1     90
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  154*                   110


YELLOWSTONE

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360    4.5     3.7    122     3.3     3.0    110
 BURNT MTN                5880    1.9      .0       *    6.2     3.7    168
 CANYON                   7870    2.0     1.2    167*    3.3     2.7    122
 COLE CREEK               7850    5.0     3.1    161     4.4     3.6    122
 EVENING STAR             9200    5.9     3.4    174     5.9     4.5    131
 FISHER CREEK             9100    6.1     4.0    152     5.2     4.9    106
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    1.0      .3    333*    1.9     2.4     79
 PARKER PEAK              9400    6.0     3.3    182     5.0     3.4    147
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420    3.9     2.4    162     5.5     4.0    138
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    1.5     1.3    115*    2.6     2.9     90
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240    6.0     4.5    133     4.6     4.3    107
 WHITE MILL               8700    4.8     2.9    166     4.0     3.9    103
 WOLVERINE                7650    1.1      .4    275*    2.6     2.4    108
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  163                    119


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     -M     1.6       *     -M     2.6       *
 CASTLE CREEK             8400     .4      -M       *    2.3      -M       *
 COLD SPRINGS             9630    2.8     1.3    215     4.4     2.4    183
 DEER PARK                9700    3.2     2.1    152     3.7     3.6    103
 HOBBS PARK              10100    4.2     2.4    175     4.5     2.8    161
 KIRWIN                   9550    4.0     2.1    190     3.1     2.6    119
 LITTLE WARM              9370    3.0     1.6    188     4.0     2.5    160
 OWL CREEK                8975    2.2     1.0    220     2.4     1.5    160
 SOUTH PASS               9040    2.4     1.8    133     3.3     3.1    106
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620    1.7     1.0    170     4.2     2.2    191
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580    5.6     3.5    160     4.6     3.8    121
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700    1.9     1.3    146     3.6     2.8    129
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  171                    138


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    6.0     3.8    158     5.0     3.4    147
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200    2.7      .7    386     4.2     2.1    200
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    4.0     3.2    125     3.6     3.3    109
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    3.8     1.1    345     4.5     2.6    173
 KIRWIN                   9550    4.0     2.1    190     3.1     2.6    119
 MARQUETTE                8760    3.6      -M       *    4.6      -M       *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    5.4     1.3    415     5.4     3.0    180
 OWL CREEK                8975    2.2     1.0    220     2.4     1.5    160
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    3.6     1.7    212     4.0     2.6    154
 SHELL CREEK              9580    4.4     3.4    129     3.6     3.0    120
 TIMBER CREEK             7950    2.3      .8    288     3.8     2.4    158
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  201                    149


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780    6.2     3.6    172     4.0     3.8    105
 EVENING STAR             9200    5.9     3.4    174     5.9     4.5    131
 MARQUETTE                8760    3.6      -M       *    4.6      -M       *
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120    2.0      .7    286*    4.2     3.1    135
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M     2.0       *     -M     3.0       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  183*                   124


POWDER RIVER

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200    2.7      .7    386     4.2     2.1    200
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    3.9     2.4    162     5.0     3.3    152
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    3.8     1.1    345     4.5     2.6    173
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360    3.0      .8    375     4.1     2.2    186
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    5.4     1.3    415     5.4     3.0    180
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    3.6     1.7    212     4.0     2.6    154
 SOLDIER PARK             8720    2.2      -M       *    4.0      -M       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  280                    172


TONGUE RIVER

 BIG GOOSE                7990    2.7     1.2    225     4.9     2.9    169
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    4.0     3.2    125     3.6     3.3    109
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    3.2     1.7    188     5.0     2.9    172
 DOME LAKE                8880    1.9     2.4     79     4.1     3.3    124
 LITTLE GOOSE             8870    3.3      -M       *    5.7      -M       *
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    4.5     2.0    225     5.8     3.3    176
 TIE CREEK                6870    1.5      .3    500*    4.9     3.1    158
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  165                    151


BELLE FOURCHE

 COLE CANYON              5910    1.3      .0       *    7.5     2.6    288
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   288


CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 BLIND PARK               6890    2.2     1.0    220     7.9     3.2    247
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130    3.3      .7    471     8.0     2.9    276
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  324                    261


UPPER N. PLATTE

 ARAPAHO RIDGE           10960    4.2     3.3    127     4.9     4.1    120
 BLACKHALL MTN            9820    5.6      -M       *    6.7      -M       *
 COLUMBINE                9160    2.6     1.3    200*    5.3     3.6    147
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    3.6     2.2    164     6.5     4.0    162
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    3.0     3.5     86     6.8     4.5    151
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375    1.2     1.0    120     3.3     2.6    127
 MED BOW                 10500    6.3      -M       *    7.9      -M       *
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130    6.3     3.3    191     8.0     4.3    186
 NEVER SUMMER            10280    4.2     2.7    156     4.8      -M       *
 OLD BATTLE              10000    5.8     3.6    161*    6.9     5.4    128
 RAWAH                    9020    2.6      .8    325*    5.4     3.0    180
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    1.3     1.0    130*    3.9     2.8    139
 SAND LAKE               10050    6.0     3.6    167     6.7     4.1    163
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440    3.1      .9    344*    5.3     3.0    177
 TOWER                   10500    8.7     5.5    158     9.6     5.9    163
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250    3.1     1.8    172*    5.3     4.1    129
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    3.1     1.8    172     3.7     2.6    142
 ZIRKEL                   9340    2.5     1.7    147*    5.4     4.8    112
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  161                    148


SWEETWATER

 DEER PARK                9700    3.2     2.1    152     3.7     3.6    103
 LARSEN CREEK             9000     .4      -M       *    2.5      -M       *
 SOUTH PASS               9040    2.4     1.8    133     3.3     3.1    106
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  144                    104


LOWER N. PLATTE

 CASPER MTN.              7900    7.1     1.6    444     6.8     3.5    194
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375    1.2     1.0    120     3.3     2.6    127
 RENO HILL                8400    6.3     2.0    315     8.0     3.3    242
 WINDY PEAK               7900    1.1      .7    157*    3.5     2.3    152
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  296                    185


LARAMIE RIVER

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240    3.1     1.9    163*    4.0     3.1    129
 CINNABAR PARK            9574    3.7     2.2    168     5.2     3.7    141
 CROW CREEK               8330    1.4      .7    200*    3.7     2.4    154
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    4.2     2.4    175     5.1     3.1    165
 RAWAH                    9020    2.6      .8    325*    5.4     3.0    180
 ROACH                    9700    3.2     1.9    168     5.0     3.2    156
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  184                    154


S. PLATTE

 BLACK MOUNTAIN           8920    2.2      -M       *    3.5      -M       *
 CROW CREEK               8330    1.4      .7    200*    3.7     2.4    154
 DEADMAN HILL            10220    4.2     2.4    175     5.1     3.1    165
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  181*                   160


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    2.0      .1   2000*    4.7     2.7    174
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    3.6     2.2    164     6.5     4.0    162
 ELK RIVER                8700    2.0      .5    400*    4.9     3.2    153
 LITTLE SNAKE RIVER       8915    3.2     1.3    246*    7.3     5.3    138
 OLD BATTLE              10000    5.8     3.6    161*    6.9     5.4    128
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    1.3     1.0    130*    3.9     2.8    139
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    1.7      .6    283*    5.0     3.0    167
 WHISKEY PARK             8950    5.4     1.9    284*    7.7     3.9    197
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  223*                   155


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    2.1     2.2     95     2.2     2.3     96
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    2.7     2.2    123*    3.0     2.8    107
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    1.1      .7    157*    2.2     1.9    116
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    2.3     1.5    153     2.8     2.4    117
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    3.1     2.1    148     3.2     2.3    139
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    3.2     1.7    188     3.5     2.7    130
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     .9      .9    100*    2.2     2.2    100
 LOOMIS PARK              8240    1.9     1.2    158*    3.1     2.5    124
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    1.1     1.0    110*    1.5     2.0     75
 POCKET CREEK             9360    3.3      -M       *    3.0      -M       *
 SNIDER BASIN             8060    1.4      .6    233*    2.3     2.0    115
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    2.8     2.1    133*    3.5     3.2    109
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500    2.3     2.0    115*    3.6     3.3    109
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  137*                   112


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 BLACKS FORK JCT          8870     .0      -M       *    2.7      -M       *
 BUCK PASTURE             9700    1.3      -M       *    3.5      -M       *
 EF BLACKS FORK GS        9360    1.0      -M       *    2.7      -M       *
 HAMS FORK                7840     .8      .6    133*    2.8     1.9    147
 HEWINTA                  9519     .3      .5     60*    3.1     2.7    115
 HICKERSON PARK           9145    1.2      .7    171*    3.0     2.5    120
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     .5      .6     83*    2.4     2.4    100
 INDIAN CREEK             9425    2.3     2.8     82     3.4     3.1    110
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    1.6     1.0    160*    3.2     2.6    123
 SPIRIT LK               10235    2.1      -M       *    3.9      -M       *
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200     .6     2.1     29     3.5     3.0    117
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   88*                   118


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BEAR RIVER RS            8777     .6      -M       *    2.8      -M       *
 BUG LAKE                 7950     .9     1.1     82*    2.5     2.9     86
 BURTS MILLER RANCH       8000     .4      -M       *    1.6      -M       *
 CHALK CREEK #1           8993    3.0     2.3    130*    4.1     4.0    102
 HAYDEN FORK              9212     .9      .8    112*    3.8     3.4    112
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    1.6     1.0    160*    3.2     2.6    123
 LILY LAKE                9156     .9     1.0     90*    3.7     3.1    119
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    1.8     1.3    138*    3.4     3.7     92
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    1.4      .6    233*    3.1     2.3    135
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  130*                   108

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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 Index (%) 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.

Medians and averages are calculated for the period 1981-2010.

Provisional data, subject to revision.

* Site -- Either: (a) the current value is missing; (b) the median or
average for the day is not available or is zero; or (c) for snow water
equivalent, the median for the day is less than 10% of the maximum
median value for  the year.


* Basin - More than half of the sites within the basin are flagged with *,
preventing the calculation of a meaningful basin index.

The basin index is calculated as the sum of the valid current values
divided by the sum of the corresponding medians (for snow water equivalent)
or averages (for precipitation) and the resulting fraction multiplied by 100.