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Water Resources Data System
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At 10:33a, 3/22/19
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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: MARCH 22 , 2019

- BASIN ELEV. SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT TOTAL PRECIPITATION Data Site Name (Ft) % % Current Median Median Current Average Avg
- COLORADO GUNNISON RIVER BASIN Butte 10160 18.4 12.6 146 18.1 14.7 123 Cochetopa Pass 10020 8.5 3.7 230 9.6 6.5 148 Columbine Pass 9400 27.0 15.3 176 29.0 21.1 137 Idarado 9800 18.4 12.5 147 21.7 16.7 130 Mc Clure Pass 9500 22.0 15.9 138 25.4 19.1 133 Mesa Lakes 10000 22.9 15.8 145 -M 18.9 * Overland Res. 9840 17.6 11.2 157 20.4 15.0 136 Park Cone 9600 13.9 9.5 146 14.3 11.1 129 Park Reservoir 9960 34.5 23.5 147 37.9 25.1 151 Porphyry Creek 10760 21.7 14.6 149 18.5 13.9 133 Red Mountain Pass 11200 32.1 20.9 154 31.0 23.6 131 Sargents Mesa 11530 14.7 -M * 16.1 -M * Schofield Pass 10700 42.8 28.2 152 -M 29.4 * Slumgullion 11560 20.5 12.2 168 19.2 12.1 159 Upper Taylor 10640 20.6 -M * 23.6 -M * Wager Gulch 11100 16.9 -M * 18.4 -M * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 153 137 UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN Arapaho Ridge 10960 24.5 18.1 135 24.8 19.8 125 Beaver Ck Village 8500 14.9 11.1 134 17.3 13.0 133 Berthoud Summit 11300 19.6 17.2 114 24.0 20.5 117 Bison Lake 10880 31.1 21.6 144 -M 24.4 * Buffalo Park 9240 16.0 11.5 139 15.0 15.8 95 Chapman Tunnel 10110 16.7 -M * 20.9 -M * Copper Mountain 10550 18.5 12.8 145 17.9 14.6 123 Elliot Ridge 10520 22.2 -M * 21.8 -M * Fool Creek 11150 21.4 -M * 20.1 -M * Fremont Pass 11400 21.2 14.1 150 19.7 13.7 144 Grizzly Peak 11100 21.6 15.5 139 19.5 15.6 125 High Lonesome 10620 20.1 -M * 20.7 -M * Hoosier Pass 11400 19.5 13.3 147 19.1 13.5 141 Independence Pass 10600 19.7 14.7 134 20.0 16.2 123 Ivanhoe 10400 22.5 12.4 181 24.9 18.4 135 Jones Pass 10400 17.5 11.9 147 21.0 17.8 118 Kiln 9600 16.8 10.7 157 17.5 13.1 134 Lake Irene 10700 23.9 22.5 106 22.8 18.6 123 Lynx Pass 8880 13.6 10.7 127 14.2 11.9 119 Mc Clure Pass 9500 22.0 15.9 138 25.4 19.1 133 Mccoy Park 9480 17.4 14.2 123 20.1 15.3 131 Mesa Lakes 10000 22.9 15.8 145 -M 18.9 * Middle Fork Camp 8940 12.6 11.1 114 14.8 12.4 119 Nast Lake 8700 13.5 7.0 193 15.2 10.9 139 North Lost Trail 9200 22.5 15.8 142 23.4 19.9 118 Phantom Valley 9030 10.2 8.8 116 14.1 13.1 108 Schofield Pass 10700 42.8 28.2 152 -M 29.4 * Stillwater Creek 8720 9.2 7.1 130 12.7 9.3 137 Summit Ranch 9400 13.6 10.4 131 14.0 12.1 116 Vail Mountain 10300 20.6 17.5 118 20.2 20.2 100 Willow Creek Pass 9540 15.4 11.0 140 16.5 11.8 140 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 137 124 SOUTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN Bear Lake 9500 19.1 14.9 128 20.4 17.2 119 Berthoud Summit 11300 19.6 17.2 114 24.0 20.5 117 Black Mountain 8920 11.2 -M * 12.1 -M * Buckskin Joe 11150 13.7 8.3 165 17.3 11.6 149 Copeland Lake 8600 8.0 3.0 267 15.5 11.6 134 Deadman Hill 10220 20.0 14.1 142 18.8 15.2 124 Echo Lake 10600 7.8 6.7 116 10.9 10.2 107 Hoosier Pass 11400 19.5 13.3 147 19.1 13.5 141 Hourglass Lake 9380 11.5 -M * 12.5 -M * Jackwhacker Gulch 10960 16.4 11.0 149 22.1 14.5 152 Joe Wright 10120 21.1 19.3 109 28.3 23.1 123 Lake Eldora 9700 12.8 11.2 114 15.7 13.9 113 Lake Irene 10700 23.9 22.5 106 22.8 18.6 123 Long Draw Resv 9980 17.4 -M * 18.9 -M * Loveland Basin 11400 20.8 17.1 122 19.9 16.2 123 Michigan Creek 10600 14.1 9.3 152 19.0 13.3 143 Niwot 9910 12.6 11.2 112 14.6 13.4 109 Rough And Tumble 10360 8.5 5.8 147 10.1 7.5 135 Sawtooth 9620 31.1 -M * 33.2 -M * University Camp 10300 16.6 14.0 119 20.3 17.9 113 Wild Basin 9560 18.0 -M * 19.2 -M * Willow Park 10700 18.9 15.6 121 22.4 19.4 115 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 127 125 LARAMIE AND NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASINS Arapaho Ridge 10960 24.5 18.1 135 24.8 19.8 125 Columbine 9160 29.1 22.1 132 27.8 23.2 120 Deadman Hill 10220 20.0 14.1 142 18.8 15.2 124 Joe Wright 10120 21.1 19.3 109 28.3 23.1 123 Never Summer 10280 21.4 18.0 119 17.9 -M * Rabbit Ears 9400 25.7 22.7 113 29.3 27.0 109 Rawah 9020 14.6 9.7 151 16.9 12.4 136 Roach 9700 17.3 14.2 122 20.5 17.1 120 Tower 10500 49.1 40.5 121 -M 36.1 * Whiskey Park 8950 30.4 24.5 124 31.4 25.2 125 Willow Creek Pass 9540 15.4 11.0 140 16.5 11.8 140 Zirkel 9340 32.8 25.6 128 35.9 25.6 140 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 126 125 YAMPA AND WHITE RIVER BASINS Battle Mountain 7440 13.4 11.3 119 15.8 13.7 115 Bear River 9080 11.7 8.8 133 14.2 12.5 114 Bison Lake 10880 31.1 21.6 144 -M 24.4 * Buffalo Park 9240 16.0 11.5 139 15.0 15.8 95 Burro Mountain 9400 17.4 15.7 111 21.4 18.6 115 Columbine 9160 29.1 22.1 132 27.8 23.2 120 Crosho 9100 14.9 10.5 142 16.2 13.9 117 Divide Peak 8880 20.4 17.9 114 22.4 19.3 116 Dry Lake 8400 25.4 20.2 126 24.2 22.7 107 Elk River 8700 20.3 17.4 117 18.8 18.1 104 Little Snake River 8915 28.4 21.3 133 36.1 26.7 135 Lost Dog 9320 24.1 23.6 102 26.2 22.2 118 Lynx Pass 8880 13.6 10.7 127 14.2 11.9 119 Old Battle 10000 34.7 26.8 129 35.3 31.8 111 Rabbit Ears 9400 25.7 22.7 113 29.3 27.0 109 Ripple Creek 10340 31.0 22.3 139 27.6 23.7 116 Sandstone RS 8150 17.6 12.6 140 18.1 16.8 108 Tower 10500 49.1 40.5 121 -M 36.1 * Trapper Lake 9700 7.5 -M * 15.6 -M * Whiskey Park 8950 30.4 24.5 124 31.4 25.2 125 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 125 115 ARKANSAS RIVER BASIN Apishapa 10000 12.0 6.8 176 16.3 11.6 141 Brumley 10600 15.1 8.6 176 14.8 11.9 124 Fremont Pass 11400 21.2 14.1 150 19.7 13.7 144 Glen Cove 11460 4.9 5.7 86 9.5 11.4 83 Hayden Pass 10720 19.4 -M * 18.4 -M * Porphyry Creek 10760 21.7 14.6 149 18.5 13.9 133 Saint Elmo 10540 15.0 -M * 16.9 -M * South Colony 10800 22.6 17.3 131 25.3 19.0 133 Whiskey Ck 10220 16.9 10.3 164 19.3 14.8 130 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 148 128 UPPER RIO GRANDE BASIN Beartown 11600 33.3 20.6 162 -M 22.4 * Cochetopa Pass 10020 8.5 3.7 230 9.6 6.5 148 Culebra #2 10500 17.1 12.6 136 14.9 12.3 121 Cumbres Trestle 10040 34.0 25.7 132 34.0 24.3 140 Grayback 11620 9.0 -M * 21.3 -M * Hayden Pass 10720 19.4 -M * 18.4 -M * Lily Pond 11000 21.2 13.6 156 23.9 18.4 130 Medano Pass 9649 10.3 5.2 198 12.9 11.1 116 Middle Creek 11250 25.2 17.5 144 24.5 21.4 114 Moon Pass 11140 11.6 -M * -M -M * Sargents Mesa 11530 14.7 -M * 16.1 -M * Trinchera 10860 14.1 10.2 138 13.3 10.6 125 Upper Rio Grande 9400 12.9 4.8 269 17.6 9.7 181 Ute Creek 10650 14.2 13.5 105 18.3 16.9 108 Wager Gulch 11100 16.9 -M * 18.4 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 44.9 28.0 160 -M 30.2 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 152 129 SAN MIGUEL, DOLORES, ANIMAS AND SAN JUAN RIVER BASINS Beartown 11600 33.3 20.6 162 -M 22.4 * Black Mesa 11580 31.2 -M * 32.3 -M * Cascade 8880 24.1 11.6 208 25.4 18.7 136 Columbus Basin 10785 40.4 22.7 178 41.2 25.7 160 El Diente Peak 10000 24.0 13.0 185 25.7 17.8 144 Lizard Head Pass 10200 21.4 14.4 149 17.6 14.9 118 Lone Cone 9600 22.9 15.9 144 24.4 18.2 134 Mancos 10000 25.5 14.7 173 19.9 16.1 124 Mineral Creek 10040 22.7 13.8 164 22.3 16.0 139 Molas Lake 10500 26.5 17.9 148 26.2 18.4 142 Red Mountain Pass 11200 32.1 20.9 154 31.0 23.6 131 Scotch Creek 9100 20.1 10.5 191 23.3 16.2 144 Sharkstooth 10720 26.6 19.8 134 30.6 -M * Spud Mountain 10660 37.0 23.3 159 -M 27.2 * Stump Lakes 11200 29.1 15.4 189 24.7 18.6 133 Upper San Juan 10200 40.0 29.3 137 -M 31.8 * Vallecito 10880 24.0 14.0 171 23.4 17.3 135 Weminuche Creek 10740 29.7 -M * 31.8 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 44.9 28.0 160 -M 30.2 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 162 138