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Water Resources Data System
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Laramie, WY 82071

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At 4:47a, 8/20/18
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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 WEDNESDAY: JUNE 14 , 2017
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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       *   44.8    27.2    165 
 Black Bear               8170   21.7    13.1    166    64.5    48.5    133 
 Blind Bull Sum           8650     -M     1.2       *   41.1    25.6    161 
 Cottonwood Creek         7670     .1      .0       *   47.3    33.1    143 
 East Rim Divide          7930     .1      .0       *   24.7    16.0    154 
 Grand Targhee            9260   30.8    34.6     89    55.9    42.2    132 
 Granite Creek            6770     .0      .0       *     -M    25.2       *
 Grassy Lake              7265     -M      .0       *   65.5    45.9    143 
 Gros Ventre Summit       8750     .1      .0       *   28.4    18.3    155 
 Gunsight Pass            9820    4.1      .0       *   31.0    20.1    154 
 Lewis Lake Divide        7850    6.2      .0       *   62.1    44.5    140 
 Phillips Bench           8200    6.4      .0       *   52.9    35.9    147 
 Salt River Summit        7760     .0      .0       *   33.0    22.0    150 
 Snake River Station      6920     .0      .0       *   41.2    29.4    140 
 Spring Creek Divide      9000   13.2      .0       *   47.0    30.4    155 
 Thumb Divide             7980     .2      .0       *   32.3    25.3    128 
 Togwotee Pass            9580   18.1    14.9    121    46.6    32.6    143 
 Two Ocean Plateau        9240     -M    17.2       *     -M    36.2       *
 Willow Creek             8380     -M      .0       *   61.5    44.6    138 
 Younts Peak              8350     .2      .0       *   36.7    22.2    165 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  162*                   145 
 

MADISON-GALLATIN

 Black Bear               8170   21.7    13.1    166    64.5    48.5    133 
 Canyon                   7870     .1      .0       *   30.5    22.3    137 
 Madison Plateau          7750     .1      .0       *   43.1    34.9    123 
 West Yellowstone         6700     .1      .0       *   27.9    20.1    139 
 Whiskey Creek            6800     .0      .0       *   32.9    27.5    120 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  168*                   130 
 

YELLOWSTONE

 Beartooth Lake           9360   22.4     9.7    231    34.2    26.7    128 
 Burnt Mtn                5880     .0      .0       *   24.7    23.3    106 
 Canyon                   7870     .1      .0       *   30.5    22.3    137 
 Cole Creek               7850     .0      .5      0*   20.1    23.2     87 
 Evening Star             9200   17.4    10.4    167    52.2    37.2    140 
 Fisher Creek             9100   25.5    19.6    130    54.8    42.5    129 
 Northeast Entrance       7350     .0      .0       *   25.0    18.2    137 
 Parker Peak              9400   12.1     7.2    168    42.7    25.7    166 
 Sylvan Lake              8420     .3      .0       *   45.1    31.4    144 
 Thumb Divide             7980     .2      .0       *   32.3    25.3    128 
 Two Ocean Plateau        9240     -M    17.2       *     -M    36.2       *
 White Mill               8700   11.2     9.0    124    41.5    32.5    128 
 Wolverine                7650     -M      .0       *   25.6    17.7    145 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  158*                   132 
 

WIND RIVER

 Burroughs Creek          8750     .0      -M       *   31.3      -M       *
 Castle Creek             8400     .0      -M       *   20.3      -M       *
 Cold Springs             9630     .0      .0       *   25.0    16.5    152 
 Deer Park                9700   15.8      .0       *   48.5    28.9    168 
 Hobbs Park              10100   14.0      .0       *   38.9    21.9    178 
 Kirwin                   9550     .1      .0       *   31.9    18.4    173 
 Little Warm              9370     .0      .0       *   29.0    19.7    147 
 Owl Creek                8975     .0      .0       *   18.4    11.9    155 
 South Pass               9040    3.6      .0       *   38.9    24.9    156 
 St. Lawrence Alt         8620     .1      .0       *   23.7    15.7    151 
 Togwotee Pass            9580   18.1    14.9    121    46.6    32.6    143 
 Townsend Creek           8700     .2      .0       *   32.7    19.3    169 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  348*                   159 
 

BIGHORN BASIN

 Bald Mtn.                9380    2.4     4.6     52    24.2    25.3     96 
 Bear Trap Meadow         8200     .0      .0       *   19.1    15.2    126 
 Bone Springs Div         9350     .0      .0       *   24.4    24.1    101 
 Grave Springs            8550     .0      .0       *   16.1    17.4     93 
 Kirwin                   9550     .1      .0       *   31.9    18.4    173 
 Marquette                8760     .1      -M       *   28.1      -M       *
 Middle Powder            7760     .0      .0       *   17.4    18.7     93 
 Owl Creek                8975     .0      .0       *   18.4    11.9    155 
 Powder River Pass        9480     .2      .0       *   22.3    20.6    108 
 Shell Creek              9580     .0      .2      0*   21.4    21.7     99 
 Timber Creek             7950     .0      .0       *   20.0    15.1    132 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                   56*                   114 
 

SHOSHONE RIVER

 Blackwater               9780   25.6    13.1    195    50.0    29.2    171 
 Evening Star             9200   17.4    10.4    167    52.2    37.2    140 
 Marquette                8760     .1      -M       *   28.1      -M       *
 Sylvan Road              7120     .0      .0       *   34.4    22.9    150 
 Younts Peak              8350     .2      .0       *   36.7    22.2    165 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  184*                   155 
 

POWDER RIVER

 Bear Trap Meadow         8200     .0      .0       *   19.1    15.2    126 
 Cloud Peak Reservoir     9860     .0      .0       *   29.9    23.0    130 
 Grave Springs            8550     .0      .0       *   16.1    17.4     93 
 Hansen Sawmill           8360     .0      .0       *     -M    15.7       *
 Middle Powder            7760     .0      .0       *   17.4    18.7     93 
 Powder River Pass        9480     .2      .0       *   22.3    20.6    108 
 Soldier Park             8720     .0      -M       *   24.9      -M       *
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   110 
 

TONGUE RIVER

 Big Goose                7990     .0      .0       *   22.5    19.5    115 
 Bone Springs Div         9350     .0      .0       *   24.4    24.1    101 
 Burgess Junction         7880     .0      .0       *   21.8    19.5    112 
 Dome Lake                8880     -M      .0       *   26.3    21.9    120 
 Little Goose             8870     .0      -M       *   27.0      -M       *
 Sucker Creek             8880     .0      .0       *   23.9    23.2    103 
 Tie Creek                6870     .0      .0       *   26.0    20.4    127 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   113 
 

BELLE FOURCHE

 Cole Canyon              5910     .0      .0       *   15.5    18.8     82 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    82 
 

CHEYENNE RIVER BASIN

 Blind Park               6890     .0      .0       *   16.8    20.3     83 
 North Rapid Creek        6130     .0      .0       *   17.2    18.0     96 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    89 
 

UPPER N. PLATTE

 Arapaho Ridge           10960    5.4      .5   1080*   33.6    30.9    109 
 Blackhall Mtn            9820    7.3      -M       *   45.9      -M       *
 Columbine                9160     .0      .0       *   35.4    32.4    109 
 Divide Peak              8880     .0      .0       *   28.2    28.5     99 
 Joe Wright              10120    1.1     4.6     24    38.3    35.7    107 
 Laprele Creek            8375     .0      .0       *   18.5    19.2     96 
 Med Bow                 10500   18.6      -M       *   45.0      -M       *
 North French Creek      10130    3.9    10.5     37    37.1    36.6    101 
 Never Summer            10280    5.5     6.2     89    26.7      -M       *
 Old Battle              10000   21.0     5.7    368    46.7    44.9    104 
 Rawah                    9020     .1      .0       *   23.4    21.2    110 
 Sage Creek Basin         7850     -M      .0       *   19.6    18.9    104 
 Sand Lake               10050   19.3    10.1    191    35.9    34.9    103 
 South Brush Creek        8440     .0      .0       *   17.4    22.2     78 
 Tower                   10500   19.8    22.7     87    56.4    50.9    111 
 Webber Springs           9250     .0      .0       *   40.7    34.1    119 
 Willow Creek Pass        9540     .1      .0       *   23.9    19.6    122 
 Zirkel                   9340     .0      .0       *   50.9    35.9    142 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  126*                   109 
 

SWEETWATER

 Deer Park                9700   15.8      .0       *   48.5    28.9    168 
 Larsen Creek             9000     .3      .0       *   29.0      -M       *
 South Pass               9040    3.6      .0       *   38.9    24.9    156 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   162 
 

LOWER N. PLATTE

 Casper Mtn.              7900     .0      .0       *   22.9    23.2     99 
 Laprele Creek            8375     .0      .0       *   18.5    19.2     96 
 Reno Hill                8400     .0      .0       *   22.6    24.0     94 
 Windy Peak               7900     .0      .0       *   19.2    17.5    110 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                    99 
 

LARAMIE RIVER

 Brooklyn Lake           10240     .0      .0       *   30.6    29.6    103 
 Cinnabar Park            9574     .0      .0       *   30.3    32.1     94 
 Crow Creek               8330     .0      .0       *   16.6    18.4     90 
 Deadman Hill            10220     .2      .0       *   30.4    25.1    121 
 Rawah                    9020     .1      .0       *   23.4    21.2    110 
 Roach                    9700     .0      .0       *   29.1    27.0    108 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   105 
 

S. PLATTE

 Black Mountain           8920     -M      -M       *   21.3      -M       *
 Crow Creek               8330     .0      .0       *   16.6    18.4     90 
 Deadman Hill            10220     .2      .0       *   30.4    25.1    121 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   108 
 

LITTLE SNAKE RIVER

 Battle Mountain          7440     .0      .0       *   21.1    20.0    106 
 Divide Peak              8880     .0      .0       *   28.2    28.5     99 
 Elk River                8700     .0      .0       *   25.3    26.6     95 
 Little Snake River       8915     .1      .0       *   45.9    38.1    120 
 Old Battle              10000   21.0     5.7    368    46.7    44.9    104 
 Sage Creek Basin         7850     -M      .0       *   19.6    18.9    104 
 Sandstone RS             8150     .0      .0       *   20.0    24.2     83 
 Whiskey Park             8950     .0      .0       *   37.7    36.2    104 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                  370*                   103 
 

UPPER GREEN RIVER

 Big Sandy Opening        9080     .0      .0       *   28.4    19.2    148 
 Blind Bull Sum           8650     -M     1.2       *   41.1    25.6    161 
 East Rim Divide          7930     .1      .0       *   24.7    16.0    154 
 Elkhart Park G.S.        9400     .0      .0       *   28.5    19.1    149 
 Gros Ventre Summit       8750     .1      .0       *   28.4    18.3    155 
 Gunsight Pass            9820    4.1      .0       *   31.0    20.1    154 
 Kendall R.S.             7740     .0      .0       *   33.1    18.6    178 
 Loomis Park              8240     .3      .0       *   36.6    22.6    162 
 New Fork Lake            8340     .0      .0       *   23.2    15.7    148 
 Pocket Creek             9360     -M      -M       *     -M      -M       *
 Snider Basin             8060     .0      .0       *   30.4    18.4    165 
 Spring Creek Divide      9000   13.2      .0       *   47.0    30.4    155 
 Triple Peak              8500     .1      .0       *   47.1    32.9    143 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   156 
 

LOWER GREEN RIVER

 Blacks Fork Jct          8869     .0      -M       *   20.1      -M       *
 Buck Pasture             9632     .0      -M       *   29.1      -M       *
 EF Blacks Fork GS        9360     -M      -M       *   24.3      -M       *
 Hams Fork                7840     .0      .0       *   25.6    16.3    157 
 Hewinta                  9500     .0      .0       *   22.6    19.6    115 
 Hickerson Park           9122     .0      .0       *   16.6    15.2    109 
 Hole-in-Rock             9168     .0      .0       *   17.5    14.8    118 
 Indian Creek             9425   11.3      .0       *   47.8    29.3    163 
 Kelley R.S.              8180     .0      .0       *   36.5    24.0    152 
 Spirit Lk               10235     .0      -M       *   22.6      -M       *
 Steel Creek Park        10158     .0      .0       *   27.1    23.0    118 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   136 
 

UPPER BEAR RIVER

 Bear River RS            8777     .0      -M       *   22.7      -M       *
 Bug Lake                 7987    1.2      .0       *   40.2    25.6    157 
 Burts Miller Ranch       8000     .0      -M       *   12.6      -M       *
 Chalk Creek #1           9171     .1      .0       *   43.5    33.4    130 
 Hayden Fork              9130     .2      .0       *   33.3    27.9    119 
 Kelley R.S.              8180     .0      .0       *   36.5    24.0    152 
 Lily Lake                9133     .0      .0       *   24.6    23.5    105 
 Monte Cristo             8932    1.7      .0       *   48.5    34.2    142 
 Salt River Summit        7760     .0      .0       *   33.0    22.0    150 
                                                -----                  -----
                Basin Index (%)                     *                   136 

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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.