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United States           Natural Resources             Water and Climate Center
Department of           Conservation                          Portland, Oregon
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          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 THURSDAY: OCTOBER 30 , 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 .5 20* 1.6 1.9 84 Cochetopa Pass 10020 -M .0 * 1.0 1.2 83 Columbine Pass 9400 .0 .0 * .4 2.4 17 Idarado 9800 .1 .1 100* 1.3 2.8 46 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .0 .3 0* 1.7 3.0 57 Mesa Lakes 10000 .1 .8 12* 1.1 2.8 39 Overland Res. 9840 .0 .3 0* 1.6 2.5 64 Park Cone 9600 .2 .3 67* 1.2 1.5 80 Park Reservoir 9960 .0 1.8 0* 1.5 3.9 38 Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .6 17* 1.4 1.8 78 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .1 1.2 8* 1.7 3.4 50 Sargents Mesa 11530 .0 -M * 1.3 -M * Schofield Pass 10700 .2 2.0 10* 2.0 3.5 57 Slumgullion 11440 .2 1.5 13 1.0 2.3 43 Upper Taylor 10640 -M -M * 1.8 -M * Wager Gulch 11100 .0 -M * 1.6 -M * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 12* 53 UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN Arapaho Ridge 10960 .9 2.8 32 2.8 3.2 88 Beaver Ck Village 8500 .1 .2 50* 1.5 2.0 75 Berthoud Summit 11300 .2 .7 29* 1.7 2.6 65 Bison Lake 10880 .8 1.7 47* 2.0 2.9 69 Buffalo Park 9240 .4 .3 133* 1.6 1.9 84 Chapman Tunnel 10110 .3 -M * 2.3 -M * Copper Mountain 10550 .0 .4 0* 1.4 1.8 78 Elliot Ridge 10520 .5 -M * 3.0 -M * Fool Creek 11150 .9 -M * 1.3 -M * Fremont Pass 11400 .8 1.4 57* 1.6 1.8 89 Grizzly Peak 11100 .3 .9 33* 1.1 1.9 58 High Lonesome 10620 .6 -M * 1.8 -M * Hoosier Pass 11400 -M 1.4 * -M 2.0 * Independence Pass 10600 .2 1.0 20* 1.7 2.2 77 Ivanhoe 10400 .2 1.2 17* 2.7 2.5 108 Jones Pass 10400 .2 .6 33* 2.1 2.6 81 Kiln 9600 .1 .4 25* 1.4 1.8 78 Lake Irene 10700 .4 1.4 29* 2.0 2.4 83 Lynx Pass 8880 .1 .2 50* 1.5 1.6 94 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .0 .3 0* 1.7 3.0 57 Mccoy Park 9480 .0 .0 * 1.9 2.4 79 Mesa Lakes 10000 .1 .8 12* 1.1 2.8 39 Middle Fork Camp 8940 .1 .2 50* 1.3 2.0 65 Nast Lake 8700 .0 .0 * 1.2 1.4 86 North Lost Trail 9200 .1 .0 * 1.6 2.7 59 Phantom Valley 9030 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.6 62 Schofield Pass 10700 .2 2.0 10* 2.0 3.5 57 Stillwater Creek 8720 .1 .0 * .6 1.2 50 Summit Ranch 9400 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.7 59 Vail Mountain 10300 .0 1.6 0* 1.4 2.6 54 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .6 1.1 55* 1.9 1.9 100 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 31* 72 SOUTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN Bear Lake 9500 .2 .4 50* 1.9 2.3 83 Berthoud Summit 11300 .2 .7 29* 1.7 2.6 65 Black Mountain 8920 .7 -M * 2.1 -M * Buckskin Joe 11150 .2 .8 25* 1.9 2.0 95 Copeland Lake 8600 .0 .0 * 1.7 1.7 100 Deadman Hill 10220 1.1 2.1 52 2.3 2.3 100 Echo Lake 10600 .1 .9 11 1.5 2.1 71 Hoosier Pass 11400 -M 1.4 * -M 2.0 * Hourglass Lake 9380 .3 -M * 1.5 -M * Jackwhacker Gulch 10960 .1 .8 12* 1.1 2.2 50 Joe Wright 10120 .5 2.3 22* 3.0 3.3 91 Lake Eldora 9700 .0 .0 * 1.5 1.8 83 Lake Irene 10700 .4 1.4 29* 2.0 2.4 83 Long Draw Resv 9980 .6 -M * -M -M * Loveland Basin 11400 .9 2.3 39* 1.3 2.3 57 Michigan Creek 10600 .1 .8 12* 1.5 2.2 68 Niwot 9910 .2 .4 50* 1.6 1.7 94 Rough And Tumble 10360 .0 .7 0* 1.4 1.7 82 University Camp 10300 .3 .7 43* 1.9 2.1 90 Willow Park 10700 .1 .9 11* 2.3 2.4 96 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 29* 81 LARAMIE AND NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASINS Arapaho Ridge 10960 .9 2.8 32 2.8 3.2 88 Columbine 9160 .0 .4 0* 2.2 2.6 85 Deadman Hill 10220 1.1 2.1 52 2.3 2.3 100 Joe Wright 10120 .5 2.3 22* 3.0 3.3 91 Never Summer 10280 .9 2.2 41* 2.4 -M * Rabbit Ears 9400 .4 .7 57* 3.1 3.2 97 Rawah 9020 1.1 .2 550* 3.1 2.3 135 Roach 9700 .4 1.0 40* 1.8 2.4 75 Tower 10500 .9 3.0 30* 3.4 4.2 81 Whiskey Park 8950 .2 .8 25* 1.4 2.7 52 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .6 1.1 55* 1.9 1.9 100 Zirkel 9340 .3 .7 43* 2.3 3.7 62 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 42* 86 YAMPA AND WHITE RIVER BASINS Battle Mountain 7440 .1 .0 * 1.4 1.9 74 Bear River 9080 .1 .4 25* 2.0 2.5 80 Bison Lake 10880 .8 1.7 47* 2.0 2.9 69 Buffalo Park 9240 .4 .3 133* 1.6 1.9 84 Burro Mountain 9400 .1 .5 20* 2.5 2.7 93 Columbine 9160 .0 .4 0* 2.2 2.6 85 Crosho 9100 .1 .0 * 2.3 1.6 144 Divide Peak 8880 .1 1.3 8* 1.1 3.1 35 Dry Lake 8400 .1 .3 33* 1.9 2.9 66 Elk River 8700 .0 .2 0* 1.7 2.4 71 Little Snake River 8915 .0 .8 0* 2.2 4.5 49 Lost Dog 9320 .1 .3 33* 1.8 3.0 60 Lynx Pass 8880 .1 .2 50* 1.5 1.6 94 Old Battle 10000 .3 2.5 12* 1.8 4.0 45 Rabbit Ears 9400 .4 .7 57* 3.1 3.2 97 Ripple Creek 10340 1.0 1.1 91* 2.2 2.6 85 Sandstone RS 8150 .1 .0 * 1.2 2.1 57 Tower 10500 .9 3.0 30* 3.4 4.2 81 Trapper Lake 9700 .0 .7 0* 2.1 2.1 100 Whiskey Park 8950 .2 .8 25* 1.4 2.7 52 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 32* 72 ARKANSAS RIVER BASIN Apishapa 10000 .1 .0 * 2.3 1.6 144 Brumley 10600 .0 .0 * 1.0 1.8 56 Fremont Pass 11400 .8 1.4 57* 1.6 1.8 89 Glen Cove 11460 .0 1.5 0 3.5 3.3 106 Hayden Pass 10720 .0 -M * 1.4 -M * Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .6 17* 1.4 1.8 78 Saint Elmo 10540 .2 -M * 1.9 -M * South Colony 10800 .0 2.1 0* 2.5 3.3 76 Whiskey Ck 10220 .0 .0 * 2.4 2.1 114 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 18* 94 UPPER RIO GRANDE BASIN Beartown 11600 .0 1.4 0* 1.6 3.8 42 Cochetopa Pass 10020 -M .0 * 1.0 1.2 83 Culebra #2 10500 .1 .0 * 2.4 1.9 126 Cumbres Trestle 10040 .1 1.0 10* 1.1 3.0 37 Grayback 11620 .0 1.0 0* 1.0 3.5 29 Hayden Pass 10720 .0 -M * 1.4 -M * Lily Pond 11000 .0 .6 0* .6 2.6 23 Medano Pass 9649 .0 .0 * 1.0 2.1 48 Middle Creek 11250 .1 1.5 7* .9 4.0 22 Moon Pass 11140 .1 -M * 1.2 -M * Sargents Mesa 11530 .0 -M * 1.3 -M * Trinchera 10860 .0 .4 0* 1.0 1.6 62 Upper Rio Grande 9400 .0 .0 * .6 2.2 27 Ute Creek 10650 -M .5 * 1.4 2.6 54 Wager Gulch 11100 .0 -M * 1.6 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .1 2.5 4* .7 4.3 16 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 5* 41 SAN MIGUEL, DOLORES, ANIMAS AND SAN JUAN RIVER BASINS Black Mesa 11580 .2 -M * -M -M * Cascade 8880 .3 .0 * 1.3 2.9 45 Columbus Basin 10785 .0 1.2 0* 1.6 4.4 36 El Diente Peak 10000 .0 .1 0* 1.0 2.4 42 Lizard Head Pass 10200 .0 .4 0* 1.1 2.6 42 Lone Cone 9600 .1 .3 33* .7 2.7 26 Mancos 10000 .0 .1 0* .9 2.7 33 Mineral Creek 10040 -M .4 * -M 2.6 * Molas Lake 10500 .1 .4 25* 1.3 2.8 46 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .1 1.2 8* 1.7 3.4 50 Scotch Creek 9100 -M .0 * -M 2.3 * Sharkstooth 10720 .0 .3 0* 1.5 -M * Spud Mountain 10660 -M .4 * -M 3.8 * Stump Lakes 11200 .1 1.3 8* 1.0 3.0 33 Upper San Juan 10200 .0 1.1 0* .9 4.6 20 Vallecito 10880 .1 .0 * .9 2.6 35 Weminuche Creek 10740 .1 -M * 2.0 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .1 2.5 4* .7 4.3 16 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) 10* 34