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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: JUNE 17 , 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     .0      .0       *   30.9    27.4    113
 BLACK BEAR               8170    6.8     9.6     71    50.3    48.8    103
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    5.3      .0       *   26.5    25.7    103
 COTTONWOOD CREEK         7670     .1      .0       *   40.1    33.3    120
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     .2      .0       *   18.2    16.1    113
 GRAND TARGHEE            9260   23.2    32.8     71    46.0    42.6    108
 GRANITE CREEK            6770     .3      .0       *   29.7    25.4    117
 GRASSY LAKE              7265     .0      .0       *   47.6    46.2    103
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     .1      .0       *   18.2    18.4     99
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     .2      .0       *   23.4    20.2    116
 LEWIS LAKE DIVIDE        7850     .0      .0       *   47.9    44.8    107
 PHILLIPS BENCH           8200     .0      .0       *   40.4    36.2    112
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     .0      .0       *   22.4    22.1    101
 SNAKE RIVER STATION      6920     .0      .0       *   31.4    29.6    106
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    2.2      .0       *   37.0    30.6    121
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     .1      .0       *   24.6    25.5     96
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580   10.5    12.2     86    38.8    32.8    118
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240   13.2    14.5     91    41.4    36.5    113
 WILLOW CREEK             8380     .3      .0       *   48.4    44.9    108
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M      .0       *     -M    22.5       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   90*                   109


MADISON-GALLATIN

 BLACK BEAR               8170    6.8     9.6     71    50.3    48.8    103
 CANYON                   7870     .0      .0       *   21.0    22.6     93
 MADISON PLATEAU          7750     .0      .0       *   32.5    35.3     92
 WEST YELLOWSTONE         6700     .0      .0       *   21.8    20.2    108
 WHISKEY CREEK            6800     .0      .0       *   27.6    27.8     99
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   71*                    99


YELLOWSTONE

 BEARTOOTH LAKE           9360   19.7     7.1    277    36.2    27.0    134
 BURNT MTN                5880     .0      .0       *   26.9    23.5    114
 CANYON                   7870     .0      .0       *   21.0    22.6     93
 COLE CREEK               7850    2.0      .4    500*   23.6    23.7    100
 EVENING STAR             9200   16.1     7.9    204    48.6    37.6    129
 FISHER CREEK             9100   23.0    16.5    139    48.6    43.0    113
 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE       7350     .0      .0       *   21.1    18.7    113
 PARKER PEAK              9400    6.6     4.5    147    37.2    26.1    143
 SYLVAN LAKE              8420     .2      .0       *   37.8    31.9    118
 THUMB DIVIDE             7980     .1      .0       *   24.6    25.5     96
 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU        9240   13.2    14.5     91    41.4    36.5    113
 WHITE MILL               8700   10.6     6.7    158    36.4    32.9    111
 WOLVERINE                7650     .0      .0       *   22.7    18.0    126
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  159*                   116


WIND RIVER

 BURROUGHS CREEK          8750     -M      .0       *     -M    22.6       *
 CASTLE CREEK             8400     .0      -M       *   15.8      -M       *
 COLD SPRINGS             9630     .0      .0       *   18.8    16.8    112
 DEER PARK                9700     .0      .0       *   25.3    29.1     87
 HOBBS PARK              10100     .0      .0       *   20.1    22.1     91
 KIRWIN                   9550     .0      .0       *   23.3    18.8    124
 LITTLE WARM              9370     .0      .0       *   21.1    19.9    106
 OWL CREEK                8975     .0      .0       *   10.5    12.2     86
 SOUTH PASS               9040     .0      .0       *   19.9    25.1     79
 ST. LAWRENCE ALT         8620     .0      .0       *   13.3    16.0     83
 TOGWOTEE PASS            9580   10.5    12.2     86    38.8    32.8    118
 TOWNSEND CREEK           8700     .0      .0       *   15.2    19.6     78
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   86*                    97


BIGHORN BASIN

 BALD MTN.                9380    5.4     2.3    235    26.4    25.7    103
 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     .0      .0       *   17.1    15.4    111
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     .0      .0       *   23.8    24.5     97
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     .0      .0       *   16.9    17.6     96
 KIRWIN                   9550     .0      .0       *   23.3    18.8    124
 MARQUETTE                8760     .0      -M       *   19.2      -M       *
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     .0      .0       *   19.6    19.1    103
 OWL CREEK                8975     .0      .0       *   10.5    12.2     86
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     .0      .0       *   23.9    20.9    114
 SHELL CREEK              9580     .0      .0       *   24.0    22.1    109
 TIMBER CREEK             7950     .0      .0       *   15.6    15.5    101
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  235*                   105


SHOSHONE RIVER

 BLACKWATER               9780   11.6    11.4    102    37.1    29.5    126
 EVENING STAR             9200   16.1     7.9    204    48.6    37.6    129
 MARQUETTE                8760     .0      -M       *   19.2      -M       *
 SYLVAN ROAD              7120     .0      .0       *   27.4    23.2    118
 YOUNTS PEAK              8350     -M      .0       *     -M    22.5       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  144*                   125


POWDER RIVER

 BEAR TRAP MEADOW         8200     .0      .0       *   17.1    15.4    111
 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR     9860     .0      .0       *   28.3    23.3    121
 GRAVE SPRINGS            8550     .0      .0       *   16.9    17.6     96
 HANSEN SAWMILL           8360     .0      .0       *   18.5    16.0    116
 MIDDLE POWDER            7760     .0      .0       *   19.6    19.1    103
 POWDER RIVER PASS        9480     .0      .0       *   23.9    20.9    114
 SOLDIER PARK             8720     .0      -M       *   18.2      -M       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   111


TONGUE RIVER

 BIG GOOSE                7990     .0      .0       *   22.1    19.7    112
 BONE SPRINGS DIV         9350     .0      .0       *   23.8    24.5     97
 BURGESS JUNCTION         7880     .0      .0       *   22.6    19.9    114
 DOME LAKE                8880     .0      .0       *   26.1    22.3    117
 LITTLE GOOSE             8870     .0      -M       *   25.2      -M       *
 SUCKER CREEK             8880     .0      .0       *   27.4    23.6    116
 TIE CREEK                6870     .0      .0       *   20.9    21.0    100
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   109


BELLE FOURCHE

 COLE CANYON              5910     .0      .0       *   20.6    19.1    108
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   108


CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 BLIND PARK               6890     .0      .0       *   23.1    20.7    112
 NORTH RAPID CREEK        6130     .0      .0       *   23.4    18.5    126
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   119


UPPER N. PLATTE

 ARAPAHO RIDGE           10960    4.6      .0       *   35.8    31.0    115
 BLACKHALL MTN            9820    2.6      -M       *   45.4      -M       *
 COLUMBINE                9160     .0      .0       *   42.8    32.5    132
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880     .0      .0       *   30.2    28.6    106
 JOE WRIGHT              10120    4.4     1.7    259*   43.7    35.9    122
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     .0      .0       *   18.3    19.3     95
 MED BOW                 10500     -M      -M       *   50.3      -M       *
 NORTH FRENCH CREEK      10130   11.1     7.4    150    44.9    36.8    122
 NEVER SUMMER            10280    3.6     3.5    103    30.3      -M       *
 OLD BATTLE              10000   12.1     2.2    550*   45.6    45.1    101
 RAWAH                    9020     .0      .0       *   27.2    21.2    128
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     .1      .0       *   14.9    18.9     79
 SAND LAKE               10050   19.9     7.5    265    43.5    35.1    124
 SOUTH BRUSH CREEK        8440     .0      .0       *   20.6    22.3     92
 TOWER                   10500   24.9    18.6    134    61.7    51.1    121
 WEBBER SPRINGS           9250     .0      .0       *   37.6    34.3    110
 WILLOW CREEK PASS        9540     .0      .0       *   24.0    19.8    121
 ZIRKEL                   9340     .0      .0       *   49.2    36.0    137
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  197*                   115


SWEETWATER

 DEER PARK                9700     .0      .0       *   25.3    29.1     87
 LARSEN CREEK             9000     .0      .0       *   18.1      -M       *
 SOUTH PASS               9040     .0      .0       *   19.9    25.1     79
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    83


LOWER N. PLATTE

 CASPER MTN.              7900     .0      .0       *   22.5    23.4     96
 LAPRELE CREEK            8375     .0      .0       *   18.3    19.3     95
 RENO HILL                8400     .1      .0       *   29.4    24.2    121
 WINDY PEAK               7900     .0      .0       *   19.4    17.7    110
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   106


LARAMIE RIVER

 BROOKLYN LAKE           10240     .2      .0       *   39.6    29.8    133
 CINNABAR PARK            9574     .0      .0       *   37.4    32.2    116
 CROW CREEK               8330     .0      .0       *   19.6    18.7    105
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     .1      .0       *   32.9    25.3    130
 RAWAH                    9020     .0      .0       *   27.2    21.2    128
 ROACH                    9700     .0      .0       *   33.8    27.2    124
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   123


S. PLATTE

 BLACK MOUNTAIN           8920     .0      -M       *   21.4      -M       *
 CROW CREEK               8330     .0      .0       *   19.6    18.7    105
 DEADMAN HILL            10220     .1      .0       *   32.9    25.3    130
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   119


LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 BATTLE MOUNTAIN          7440     .0      .0       *   20.7    20.2    102
 DIVIDE PEAK              8880     .0      .0       *   30.2    28.6    106
 ELK RIVER                8700     .1      .0       *   28.8    26.7    108
 LITTLE SNAKE RIVER       8915     -M      .0       *     -M    38.1       *
 OLD BATTLE              10000   12.1     2.2    550*   45.6    45.1    101
 SAGE CREEK BASIN         7850     .1      .0       *   14.9    18.9     79
 SANDSTONE RS             8150     .0      .0       *   21.1    24.3     87
 WHISKEY PARK             8950     .1      .0       *   47.6    36.4    131
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  564*                   104


UPPER GREEN RIVER

 BIG SANDY OPENING        9080     .0      .0       *   17.0    19.4     88
 BLIND BULL SUM           8650    5.3      .0       *   26.5    25.7    103
 EAST RIM DIVIDE          7930     .2      .0       *   18.2    16.1    113
 ELKHART PARK G.S.        9400     .2      .0       *   20.5    19.3    106
 GROS VENTRE SUMMIT       8750     .1      .0       *   18.2    18.4     99
 GUNSIGHT PASS            9820     .2      .0       *   23.4    20.2    116
 KENDALL R.S.             7740     .0      .0       *   26.0    18.7    139
 LOOMIS PARK              8240     .2      .0       *   28.1    22.7    124
 NEW FORK LAKE            8340     .0      .0       *   15.9    15.9    100
 POCKET CREEK             9360     -M      -M       *   17.2      -M       *
 SNIDER BASIN             8060     .1      .0       *   23.2    18.4    126
 SPRING CREEK DIVIDE      9000    2.2      .0       *   37.0    30.6    121
 TRIPLE PEAK              8500     -M      .0       *   41.9    33.1    127
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   114


LOWER GREEN RIVER

 BLACKS FORK JCT          8870     .0      -M       *   16.9      -M       *
 BUCK PASTURE             9700     .0      -M       *   21.6      -M       *
 EF BLACKS FORK GS        9360     .0      -M       *   16.3      -M       *
 HAMS FORK                7840     .0      .0       *   17.1    16.4    104
 HEWINTA                  9519     .0      .0       *   18.8    19.7     95
 HICKERSON PARK           9145     .0      .0       *   12.9    15.3     84
 HOLE-IN-ROCK             9150     .0      .0       *   14.0    15.0     93
 INDIAN CREEK             9425     .1      .0       *   31.2    29.4    106
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     .0      .0       *   24.0    24.1    100
 SPIRIT LK               10235     .0      -M       *   19.0      -M       *
 STEEL CREEK PARK        10200    2.5      .0       *   21.4    23.1     93
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    97


UPPER BEAR RIVER

 BEAR RIVER RS            8777     .0      -M       *   15.9      -M       *
 BUG LAKE                 7950     .3      .0       *   24.7    25.6     96
 BURTS MILLER RANCH       8000     .1      -M       *    9.0      -M       *
 CHALK CREEK #1           8993     .1      .0       *   27.7    33.6     82
 HAYDEN FORK              9212     .1      .0       *   25.9    28.1     92
 KELLEY R.S.              8180     .0      .0       *   24.0    24.1    100
 LILY LAKE                9156     .0      .0       *   19.4    23.6     82
 MONTE CRISTO             8960     .3      .0       *   31.6    34.3     92
 SALT RIVER SUMMIT        7760     .0      .0       *   22.4    22.1    101
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    92

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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.