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At 10:18p, 8/20/18
Temperature 56.3°F
Wind 8.0 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 SUNDAY: JANUARY 12 , 2014
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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   10.3     8.9    116    11.2    11.8     95
 BLACK BEAR               8170   19.8    20.0     99    19.1    20.8     92
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650   13.1    11.6    113    10.0    10.8     93
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670   11.3     9.6    118    12.9    13.3     97
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    6.8     5.3    128     6.1     6.5     94
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260   23.6    20.8    113    17.2    17.7     97
 GRANITE CREEK            6770    7.4     7.9     94     8.6    11.3     76
 GRASSY LAKE              7265   16.4    15.7    104    18.0    19.9     90
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    7.5     7.2    104     6.7     7.0     96
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    8.4     7.1    118     8.3     7.6    109
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850   13.7    15.7     87    16.0    19.5     82
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200   12.3    13.6     90    13.1    15.3     86
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    6.7     5.8    116     8.4     8.9     94
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920    8.8     8.3    106    11.3    12.9     88
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000   12.2    11.2    109    12.3    13.0     95
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    7.3     7.6     96     7.8    10.3     76
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580   13.6    12.6    108    13.2    13.5     98
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240   17.2    15.0    115    13.8    14.8     93
 WILLOW CREEK             8380   14.2    13.2    108    17.5    18.2     96
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M     7.9       *     -M     9.0       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  106                     91


MADISON-GALLATIN

 BLACK BEAR               8170   19.8    20.0     99    19.1    20.8     92
 CANYON                   7870    6.9     6.8    101     8.3     9.0     92
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750   10.9    11.5     95    11.9    14.6     82
 WEST YELLOWSTONE         6700    6.3     5.9    107     7.3     8.2     89
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800    7.8     8.1     96     9.7    11.3     86
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   99                     88


YELLOWSTONE

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360   12.8    11.7    109    11.3    10.7    106
 BURNT MTN                5880    4.6     2.0    230    10.4     7.2    144
 CANYON                   7870    6.9     6.8    101     8.3     9.0     92
 COLE CREEK               7850   10.2     6.8    150     7.3     6.8    107
 EVENING STAR             9200   18.4    13.5    136    18.6    15.2    122
 FISHER CREEK             9100   20.0    17.3    116    17.6    17.5    101
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350    5.8     5.0    116     6.6     7.0     94
 PARKER PEAK              9400   14.8    11.2    132    13.7     9.7    141
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420   12.0    10.9    110    14.2    12.7    112
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980    7.3     7.6     96     7.8    10.3     76
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240   17.2    15.0    115    13.8    14.8     93
 WHITE MILL               8700   14.5    12.0    121    12.4    13.1     95
 WOLVERINE                7650    7.5     5.6    134     6.5     7.1     92
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  121                    105


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     -M     7.0       *     -M     9.0       *
 CASTLE CREEK             8400    3.7      -M       *    5.5      -M       *
 COLD SPRINGS             9630    5.3     3.7    143     6.8     5.5    124
 DEER PARK                9700    5.6     7.1     79     7.5    10.7     70
 HOBBS PARK              10100    7.5     7.2    104     6.5     6.8     96
 KIRWIN                   9550    7.8     5.0    156     6.9     6.4    108
 LITTLE WARM              9370    6.5     5.3    123     7.7     7.0    110
 OWL CREEK                8975    3.9     2.8    139     3.9     3.1    126
 SOUTH PASS               9040    6.4     7.3     88     6.4     9.5     67
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620    3.0     3.4     88     5.5     4.7    117
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580   13.6    12.6    108    13.2    13.5     98
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700    3.7     4.2     88     4.8     6.3     76
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  108                     94


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380   13.3     9.6    139    10.3     9.1    113
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200    5.4     2.8    193     6.4     4.6    139
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    9.8     8.2    120     7.8     8.1     96
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    6.6     4.1    161     7.3     5.7    128
 KIRWIN                   9550    7.8     5.0    156     6.9     6.4    108
 MARQUETTE                8760    4.8      -M       *    6.6      -M       *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    8.8     5.7    154     8.1     6.5    125
 OWL CREEK                8975    3.9     2.8    139     3.9     3.1    126
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    7.3     5.6    130     7.6     6.7    113
 SHELL CREEK              9580    9.0     7.8    115     7.4     7.4    100
 TIMBER CREEK             7950    3.5     2.3    152     5.0     4.1    122
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  140                    115


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780   15.0    12.4    121    12.6    11.4    111
 EVENING STAR             9200   18.4    13.5    136    18.6    15.2    122
 MARQUETTE                8760    4.8      -M       *    6.6      -M       *
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120    7.3     6.2    118    10.9    10.4    105
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M     7.9       *     -M     9.0       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  127                    114


POWDER RIVER

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200    5.4     2.8    193     6.4     4.6    139
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860    9.4     6.9    136     8.7     6.9    126
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550    6.6     4.1    161     7.3     5.7    128
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360    4.6     3.4    135     6.2     4.4    141
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760    8.8     5.7    154     8.1     6.5    125
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480    7.3     5.6    130     7.6     6.7    113
 SOLDIER PARK             8720    4.3      -M       *    5.8      -M       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  148                    127


TONGUE RIVER

 BIG GOOSE                7990    5.0     4.1    122     7.4     5.7    130
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350    9.8     8.2    120     7.8     8.1     96
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880    6.7     5.3    126     8.1     6.5    125
 DOME LAKE                8880    5.1     5.8     88     6.1     7.3     84
 LITTLE GOOSE             8870     -M      -M       *     -M      -M       *
 SUCKER CREEK             8880    8.4     6.0    140     9.5     7.4    128
 TIE CREEK                6870    3.3     2.4    138     7.7     6.2    124
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  120                    113


BELLE FOURCHE

 COLE CANYON              5910    4.2     2.5    168    10.0     5.0    200
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  168                    200


CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 BLIND PARK               6890    5.4     3.9    138    11.5     6.6    174
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130    5.1     3.5    146    10.8     5.6    193
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  142                    183


UPPER N. PLATTE

 ARAPAHO RIDGE           10960   12.6    10.9    116    12.6    12.5    101
 BLACKHALL MTN            9820   17.0      -M       *   18.2      -M       *
 COLUMBINE                9160   14.2    11.6    122    16.2    13.6    119
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    9.7     9.9     98    13.3    11.6    115
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    9.2    10.7     86    15.0    13.7    109
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375    4.3     4.6     93     5.9     6.5     91
 MED BOW                 10500   14.0      -M       *   19.1      -M       *
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130   17.1    13.4    128    18.3    14.1    130
 NEVER SUMMER            10280   10.8    10.3    105     9.6      -M       *
 OLD BATTLE              10000   16.1    15.1    107    18.6    18.9     98
 RAWAH                    9020    6.8     5.2    131     9.7     8.3    117
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    5.7     6.9     83     7.4     8.6     86
 SAND LAKE               10050   15.7    13.9    113    15.7    12.8    123
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440    7.0     5.8    121     9.5     8.1    117
 TOWER                   10500   22.7    21.2    107    24.5    21.4    114
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250   11.4    11.5     99    13.8    14.3     97
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540    7.3     6.1    120     8.3     7.2    115
 ZIRKEL                   9340   15.5    14.5    107    17.8    16.3    109
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  108                    110


SWEETWATER

 DEER PARK                9700    5.6     7.1     79     7.5    10.7     70
 LARSEN CREEK             9000    3.2      -M       *    6.0      -M       *
 SOUTH PASS               9040    6.4     7.3     88     6.4     9.5     67
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   83                     69


LOWER N. PLATTE

 CASPER MTN.              7900   10.7     6.7    160     9.9     8.0    124
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375    4.3     4.6     93     5.9     6.5     91
 RENO HILL                8400    9.7     6.5    149    11.8     7.8    151
 WINDY PEAK               7900    3.2     3.4     94     5.7     5.6    102
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  132                    119


LARAMIE RIVER

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240   12.4    10.1    123    12.8    10.6    121
 CINNABAR PARK            9574   12.1    11.3    107    14.4    13.8    104
 CROW CREEK               8330    4.2     4.9     86     6.3     5.9    107
 DEADMAN HILL            10220   11.1     7.9    141    11.3     8.8    128
 RAWAH                    9020    6.8     5.2    131     9.7     8.3    117
 ROACH                    9700    8.8     8.2    107    11.2    10.1    111
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  116                    114


S. PLATTE

 BLACK MOUNTAIN           8920    6.2      -M       *    7.7      -M       *
 CROW CREEK               8330    4.2     4.9     86     6.3     5.9    107
 DEADMAN HILL            10220   11.1     7.9    141    11.3     8.8    128
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  120                    120


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440    6.4     5.1    125    10.6     8.2    129
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880    9.7     9.9     98    13.3    11.6    115
 ELK RIVER                8700   10.9     8.6    127    12.9    10.6    122
 LITTLE SNAKE RIVER       8915   13.5    11.7    115    18.6    17.6    106
 OLD BATTLE              10000   16.1    15.1    107    18.6    18.9     98
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850    5.7     6.9     83     7.4     8.6     86
 SANDSTONE RS             8150    6.6     6.1    108    10.8    10.0    108
 WHISKEY PARK             8950   18.4    11.8    156    20.3    14.4    141
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  116                    113


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080    5.8     6.9     84     5.5     7.2     76
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650   13.1    11.6    113    10.0    10.8     93
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930    6.8     5.3    128     6.1     6.5     94
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400    7.0     6.1    115     6.6     7.3     90
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750    7.5     7.2    104     6.7     7.0     96
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820    8.4     7.1    118     8.3     7.6    109
 KENDALL R.S.             7740    7.0     6.1    115     8.2     7.8    105
 LOOMIS PARK              8240    8.0     7.3    110     9.2     9.5     97
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340    5.6     5.3    106     5.0     6.0     83
 POCKET CREEK             9360    5.0      -M       *    5.1      -M       *
 SNIDER BASIN             8060    7.0     6.1    115     7.3     7.8     94
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000   12.2    11.2    109    12.3    13.0     95
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500   11.8    10.6    111    13.6    13.3    102
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  110                     95


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 BLACKS FORK JCT          8870    3.4      -M       *    6.2      -M       *
 BUCK PASTURE             9700    5.8      -M       *    8.1      -M       *
 EF BLACKS FORK GS        9360    2.7      -M       *    5.4      -M       *
 HAMS FORK                7840    4.7     5.4     87     5.8     6.2     94
 HEWINTA                  9519    3.4     4.7     72     6.7     7.3     92
 HICKERSON PARK           9145    4.3     3.1    139     5.8     5.4    107
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150    3.3     3.3    100     5.4     5.1    106
 INDIAN CREEK             9425   10.1    11.6     87     9.6    11.8     81
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    6.8     7.1     96     8.7     9.8     89
 SPIRIT LK               10235    5.5      -M       *    8.3      -M       *
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200    6.4     7.0     91     8.2     8.5     96
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   92                     93


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BEAR RIVER RS            8777    3.7      -M       *    6.2      -M       *
 BUG LAKE                 7950    7.4     7.8     95     7.8    10.5     74
 BURTS MILLER RANCH       8000    2.9      -M       *    3.7      -M       *
 CHALK CREEK #1           8993    9.8    11.2     88    10.7    13.3     80
 HAYDEN FORK              9212    5.6     6.7     84     9.2    11.1     83
 KELLEY R.S.              8180    6.8     7.1     96     8.7     9.8     89
 LILY LAKE                9156    6.2     6.1    102     8.1     9.1     89
 MONTE CRISTO             8960    9.7    12.9     75     9.7    13.8     70
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760    6.7     5.8    116     8.4     8.9     94
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   91                     82

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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.