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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: OCTOBER 22 , 2014

- BASIN ELEV. SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT TOTAL PRECIPITATION Data Site Name (Ft) % % Current Median Median Current Average Avg
- COLORADO GUNNISON RIVER BASIN Butte 10160 .1 .0 * 1.2 1.3 92 Cochetopa Pass 10020 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.0 100 Columbine Pass 9400 .0 .0 * .8 1.5 53 Idarado 9800 .1 .0 * 1.4 2.1 67 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .1 .0 * 1.4 2.1 67 Mesa Lakes 10000 .2 .0 * 1.4 1.9 74 Overland Res. 9840 .1 .0 * 1.6 1.8 89 Park Cone 9600 .2 .0 * 1.2 1.2 100 Park Reservoir 9960 .1 .2 50* 1.4 2.7 52 Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .0 * 1.2 1.4 86 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .1 .5 20* 1.7 2.5 68 Sargents Mesa 11530 .3 -M * 1.3 -M * Schofield Pass 10700 .0 .8 0* 2.3 2.5 92 Slumgullion 11440 .1 .9 11* 1.0 1.7 59 Upper Taylor 10640 .0 -M * 1.6 -M * Wager Gulch 11100 .1 -M * 1.6 -M * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 50* 74 UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN Arapaho Ridge 10960 .2 1.8 11* 1.8 2.3 78 Beaver Ck Village 8500 .1 .0 * 1.2 1.6 75 Berthoud Summit 11300 .4 .0 * 1.3 1.9 68 Bison Lake 10880 .4 .5 80* 1.2 2.0 60 Buffalo Park 9240 .0 .0 * 1.1 1.3 85 Chapman Tunnel 10110 .1 -M * 1.7 -M * Copper Mountain 10550 .0 .0 * 1.1 1.4 79 Elliot Ridge 10520 .2 -M * 1.9 -M * Fool Creek 11150 .1 -M * -M -M * Fremont Pass 11400 .6 .9 67* 1.2 1.4 86 Grizzly Peak 11100 .1 .4 25* .9 1.4 64 High Lonesome 10620 .0 -M * .9 -M * Hoosier Pass 11400 .4 .8 50* 1.6 1.5 107 Independence Pass 10600 .1 .5 20* 1.5 1.6 94 Ivanhoe 10400 .0 .4 0* 2.0 1.8 111 Jones Pass 10400 .1 .0 * 1.6 1.9 84 Kiln 9600 .1 .0 * 1.1 1.3 85 Lake Irene 10700 .0 .7 0* 1.4 1.6 88 Lynx Pass 8880 .1 .0 * 1.0 1.2 83 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .1 .0 * 1.4 2.1 67 Mccoy Park 9480 .1 .0 * 1.6 2.0 80 Mesa Lakes 10000 .2 .0 * 1.4 1.9 74 Middle Fork Camp 8940 .0 .0 * .7 1.6 44 Nast Lake 8700 .0 .0 * 1.3 1.0 130 North Lost Trail 9200 .2 .0 * 1.4 2.0 70 Phantom Valley 9030 .1 .0 * .6 1.2 50 Schofield Pass 10700 .0 .8 0* 2.3 2.5 92 Stillwater Creek 8720 .1 .0 * .3 .8 38 Summit Ranch 9400 .0 .0 * .7 1.2 58 Vail Mountain 10300 .0 .8 0* 1.0 1.9 53 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .0 .4 0* 1.3 1.4 93 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 42* 78 SOUTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN Bear Lake 9500 .0 .0 * 1.2 1.7 71 Berthoud Summit 11300 .4 .0 * 1.3 1.9 68 Black Mountain 8920 .2 -M * 1.5 -M * Buckskin Joe 11150 .2 .4 50* 1.6 1.4 114 Copeland Lake 8600 .1 .0 * 1.3 1.3 100 Deadman Hill 10220 .3 1.2 25* 1.3 1.7 76 Echo Lake 10600 .1 .6 17* 1.3 1.6 81 Hoosier Pass 11400 .4 .8 50* 1.6 1.5 107 Hourglass Lake 9380 .1 -M * 1.0 -M * Jackwhacker Gulch 10960 .1 .3 33* .8 1.6 50 Joe Wright 10120 .0 1.1 0* 1.8 2.4 75 Lake Eldora 9700 .0 .0 * 1.2 1.3 92 Lake Irene 10700 .0 .7 0* 1.4 1.6 88 Long Draw Resv 9980 -M -M * -M -M * Loveland Basin 11400 .8 1.5 53* 1.1 1.6 69 Michigan Creek 10600 .0 .2 0* 1.3 1.6 81 Niwot 9910 .1 .2 50* 1.2 1.2 100 Rough And Tumble 10360 .1 .2 50* 1.4 1.2 117 University Camp 10300 .0 .4 0* 1.3 1.5 87 Willow Park 10700 .0 .3 0* 1.7 1.7 100 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 33* 85 LARAMIE AND NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASINS Arapaho Ridge 10960 .2 1.8 11* 1.8 2.3 78 Columbine 9160 .2 .0 * 1.5 1.9 79 Deadman Hill 10220 .3 1.2 25* 1.3 1.7 76 Joe Wright 10120 .0 1.1 0* 1.8 2.4 75 Never Summer 10280 .2 1.3 15* 1.5 -M * Rabbit Ears 9400 .2 .0 * 2.1 2.3 91 Rawah 9020 .1 .0 * 1.8 1.7 106 Roach 9700 .1 .4 25* 1.2 1.7 71 Tower 10500 .4 2.0 20* 2.3 2.9 79 Whiskey Park 8950 .2 .2 100* 1.2 1.9 63 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .0 .4 0* 1.3 1.4 93 Zirkel 9340 .0 .2 0* 1.5 3.0 50 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 22* 77 YAMPA AND WHITE RIVER BASINS Battle Mountain 7440 .0 .0 * 1.3 1.2 108 Bear River 9080 .1 .2 50* 1.7 2.1 81 Bison Lake 10880 .4 .5 80* 1.2 2.0 60 Buffalo Park 9240 .0 .0 * 1.1 1.3 85 Burro Mountain 9400 .5 .0 * 2.3 2.0 115 Columbine 9160 .2 .0 * 1.5 1.9 79 Crosho 9100 .1 .0 * 1.7 1.2 142 Divide Peak 8880 .0 .6 0* .9 2.2 41 Dry Lake 8400 .1 .0 * 1.4 2.0 70 Elk River 8700 .0 .0 * .9 1.8 50 Little Snake River 8915 .1 .5 20* 1.7 3.3 52 Lost Dog 9320 .3 .0 * 1.1 2.2 50 Lynx Pass 8880 .1 .0 * 1.0 1.2 83 Old Battle 10000 .5 1.5 33* 1.3 2.8 46 Rabbit Ears 9400 .2 .0 * 2.1 2.3 91 Ripple Creek 10340 .7 .2 350* 1.7 1.8 94 Sandstone RS 8150 .1 .0 * .9 1.4 64 Tower 10500 .4 2.0 20* 2.3 2.9 79 Trapper Lake 9700 .5 .0 * 1.5 1.5 100 Whiskey Park 8950 .2 .2 100* 1.2 1.9 63 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 79* 74 ARKANSAS RIVER BASIN Apishapa 10000 .2 .0 * 2.3 1.1 209 Brumley 10600 -M .0 * -M 1.3 * Fremont Pass 11400 .6 .9 67* 1.2 1.4 86 Glen Cove 11460 -M .5 * -M 2.3 * Hayden Pass 10720 .0 -M * 1.4 -M * Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .0 * 1.2 1.4 86 Saint Elmo 10540 .0 -M * 1.7 -M * South Colony 10800 .2 .8 25* 2.5 2.2 114 Whiskey Ck 10220 .0 .0 * 2.4 1.6 150 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 65* 125 UPPER RIO GRANDE BASIN Beartown 11600 .2 .5 40* 1.6 2.7 59 Cochetopa Pass 10020 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.0 100 Culebra #2 10500 .1 .0 * 2.5 1.4 179 Cumbres Trestle 10040 .1 .0 * 1.4 2.1 67 Grayback 11620 .0 .4 0* 1.1 2.9 38 Hayden Pass 10720 .0 -M * 1.4 -M * Lily Pond 11000 .0 .1 0* .7 1.9 37 Medano Pass 9649 .1 .0 * 1.2 1.2 100 Middle Creek 11250 .1 .8 12* 1.0 2.9 34 Moon Pass 11140 .0 -M * 1.3 -M * Sargents Mesa 11530 .3 -M * 1.3 -M * Trinchera 10860 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.2 83 Upper Rio Grande 9400 .0 .0 * .8 1.5 53 Ute Creek 10650 .1 .3 33* 1.4 1.8 78 Wager Gulch 11100 .1 -M * 1.6 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .0 1.2 0* 1.0 2.9 34 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 21* 63 SAN MIGUEL, DOLORES, ANIMAS AND SAN JUAN RIVER BASINS Black Mesa 11580 .1 -M * .9 -M * Cascade 8880 .2 .0 * 1.3 2.1 62 Columbus Basin 10785 .1 .6 17* 1.7 2.6 65 El Diente Peak 10000 .1 .0 * 1.0 1.6 62 Lizard Head Pass 10200 .0 .0 * 1.1 1.8 61 Lone Cone 9600 .1 .0 * .7 1.9 37 Mancos 10000 .0 .0 * .9 1.7 53 Mineral Creek 10040 .0 .0 * 1.5 1.9 79 Molas Lake 10500 .2 .0 * 1.5 2.0 75 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .1 .5 20* 1.7 2.5 68 Scotch Creek 9100 .1 .0 * .9 1.5 60 Sharkstooth 10720 .0 .0 * 1.5 -M * Spud Mountain 10660 .1 .0 * 1.8 2.5 72 Stump Lakes 11200 .2 .5 40* 1.0 2.0 50 Upper San Juan 10200 .1 .3 33* 1.5 3.3 45 Vallecito 10880 .1 .0 * 1.1 1.9 58 Weminuche Creek 10740 .0 -M * 2.0 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .0 1.2 0* 1.0 2.9 34 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 45* 58