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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 TUESDAY: SEPTEMBER 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 .0 .0 * 27.1 26.5 102 Cochetopa Pass 10020 .1 .0 * 17.9 17.2 104 Columbine Pass 9400 .0 .0 * 34.9 33.8 103 Idarado 9800 .0 .0 * 35.9 32.8 109 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .0 .0 * 33.0 34.3 96 Mesa Lakes 10000 .0 .0 * 33.8 34.3 99 Overland Res. 9840 .0 .0 * 29.7 30.5 97 Park Cone 9600 .0 .0 * 24.7 21.3 116 Park Reservoir 9960 .1 .0 * 43.4 43.0 101 Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .0 * 27.9 27.4 102 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .3 .0 * 43.9 43.3 101 Sargents Mesa 11530 .0 -M * 24.1 -M * Schofield Pass 10700 .6 .0 * 50.4 49.1 103 Slumgullion 11440 .5 .0 * 25.8 25.4 102 Upper Taylor 10640 .2 -M * 34.0 -M * Wager Gulch 11100 .4 -M * -M -M * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 102 UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN Arapaho Ridge 10960 .4 .0 * 45.7 38.3 119 Beaver Ck Village 8500 .0 .0 * 28.3 26.6 106 Berthoud Summit 11300 .4 .0 * 46.5 40.2 116 Bison Lake 10880 .2 .0 * 40.7 42.1 97 Buffalo Park 9240 .0 .0 * 34.3 26.2 131 Chapman Tunnel 10110 .0 -M * 34.2 -M * Copper Mountain 10550 .0 .0 * 34.0 28.9 118 Elliot Ridge 10520 .0 -M * -M -M * Fool Creek 11150 .4 -M * 38.7 -M * Fremont Pass 11400 .0 .0 * 32.7 27.3 120 Grizzly Peak 11100 .4 .0 * 37.6 32.1 117 High Lonesome 10620 .8 -M * 34.6 -M * Hoosier Pass 11400 .0 .0 * 35.2 29.3 120 Independence Pass 10600 .5 .0 * 32.4 31.2 104 Ivanhoe 10400 .0 .0 * 37.6 35.2 107 Jones Pass 10400 .1 .0 * 40.5 36.0 112 Kiln 9600 .0 .0 * 28.0 25.0 112 Lake Irene 10700 .4 .0 * 50.4 35.5 142 Lynx Pass 8880 .0 .0 * 27.5 23.6 117 Mc Clure Pass 9500 .0 .0 * 33.0 34.3 96 Mccoy Park 9480 .0 .0 * 29.7 29.4 101 Mesa Lakes 10000 .0 .0 * 33.8 34.3 99 Middle Fork Camp 8940 .0 .0 * 28.8 26.5 109 Nast Lake 8700 .0 .0 * 21.6 21.5 100 North Lost Trail 9200 .0 .0 * 36.7 35.2 104 Phantom Valley 9030 .0 .0 * 33.3 25.6 130 Schofield Pass 10700 .6 .0 * 50.4 49.1 103 Stillwater Creek 8720 .0 .0 * 21.3 19.1 112 Summit Ranch 9400 .0 .0 * 26.8 24.5 109 Vail Mountain 10300 .0 .0 * 31.2 36.8 85 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .3 .0 * 32.3 26.0 124 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 111 SOUTH PLATTE RIVER BASIN Bear Lake 9500 .0 .0 * 42.4 34.4 123 Berthoud Summit 11300 .4 .0 * 46.5 40.2 116 Black Mountain 8920 .0 -M * 31.1 -M * Buckskin Joe 11150 .0 .0 * 30.5 27.7 110 Copeland Lake 8600 .0 .0 * 29.6 27.4 108 Deadman Hill 10220 .3 .0 * 41.0 31.0 132 Echo Lake 10600 .0 .0 * 26.2 28.8 91 Hoosier Pass 11400 .0 .0 * 35.2 29.3 120 Hourglass Lake 9380 .0 -M * 27.2 -M * Jackwhacker Gulch 10960 .0 .0 * 35.2 30.3 116 Joe Wright 10120 .3 .0 * 56.3 44.2 127 Lake Eldora 9700 .0 .0 * 36.2 30.5 119 Lake Irene 10700 .4 .0 * 50.4 35.5 142 Long Draw Resv 9980 .0 -M * 39.0 -M * Loveland Basin 11400 .0 .0 * 39.8 33.5 119 Michigan Creek 10600 .0 .0 * 32.0 28.2 113 Niwot 9910 .0 .0 * 30.8 31.8 97 Rough And Tumble 10360 .0 .0 * 19.4 20.3 96 University Camp 10300 .1 .0 * 42.0 37.3 113 Willow Park 10700 .2 .0 * 45.2 37.9 119 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 116 LARAMIE AND NORTH PLATTE RIVER BASINS Arapaho Ridge 10960 .4 .0 * 45.7 38.3 119 Columbine 9160 .0 .0 * 50.0 38.1 131 Deadman Hill 10220 .3 .0 * 41.0 31.0 132 Joe Wright 10120 .3 .0 * 56.3 44.2 127 Never Summer 10280 1.0 .0 * 43.7 -M * Rabbit Ears 9400 .2 .0 * 57.1 45.3 126 Rawah 9020 .1 .0 * 36.4 27.1 134 Roach 9700 .0 .0 * 42.7 33.3 128 Tower 10500 .7 .0 * 71.5 58.3 123 Whiskey Park 8950 .0 .0 * 55.4 41.7 133 Willow Creek Pass 9540 .3 .0 * 32.3 26.0 124 Zirkel 9340 .2 .0 * 58.0 43.2 134 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 128 YAMPA AND WHITE RIVER BASINS Battle Mountain 7440 .0 .0 * 27.7 24.2 114 Bear River 9080 .0 .0 * 29.5 24.7 119 Bison Lake 10880 .2 .0 * 40.7 42.1 97 Buffalo Park 9240 .0 .0 * 34.3 26.2 131 Burro Mountain 9400 .0 .0 * 36.5 34.4 106 Columbine 9160 .0 .0 * 50.0 38.1 131 Crosho 9100 .0 .0 * 32.4 26.6 122 Divide Peak 8880 .0 .0 * 38.4 33.8 114 Dry Lake 8400 .0 .0 * 43.3 38.9 111 Elk River 8700 .0 .0 * 35.8 32.3 111 Little Snake River 8915 .0 .0 * 50.4 43.6 116 Lost Dog 9320 .0 .0 * 40.7 36.8 111 Lynx Pass 8880 .0 .0 * 27.5 23.6 117 Old Battle 10000 .0 .0 * 55.0 51.8 106 Rabbit Ears 9400 .2 .0 * 57.1 45.3 126 Ripple Creek 10340 .3 .0 * 41.6 39.6 105 Sandstone RS 8150 .0 .0 * 27.2 29.3 93 Tower 10500 .7 .0 * 71.5 58.3 123 Trapper Lake 9700 .3 .0 * 34.7 33.7 103 Whiskey Park 8950 .0 .0 * 55.4 41.7 133 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 114 ARKANSAS RIVER BASIN Apishapa 10000 .0 .0 * 23.7 28.1 84 Brumley 10600 -M .0 * -M 25.3 * Fremont Pass 11400 .0 .0 * 32.7 27.3 120 Glen Cove 11460 .2 .0 * 30.1 35.6 85 Hayden Pass 10720 .2 -M * 27.6 -M * Porphyry Creek 10760 .1 .0 * 27.9 27.4 102 Saint Elmo 10540 .0 -M * 27.7 -M * South Colony 10800 .6 .0 * 43.7 41.7 105 Whiskey Ck 10220 .0 .0 * 32.6 35.0 93 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 98 UPPER RIO GRANDE BASIN Beartown 11600 .5 .0 * 44.1 42.0 105 Cochetopa Pass 10020 .1 .0 * 17.9 17.2 104 Culebra #2 10500 .0 .0 * 23.8 29.0 82 Cumbres Trestle 10040 .0 .0 * 23.7 40.0 59 Grayback 11620 .1 .0 * 32.5 33.1 98 Hayden Pass 10720 .2 -M * 27.6 -M * Lily Pond 11000 .2 .0 * 26.0 33.0 79 Medano Pass 9649 .0 .0 * 24.2 25.7 94 Middle Creek 11250 1.0 .0 * 34.1 40.5 84 Moon Pass 11140 .0 -M * 17.8 -M * Sargents Mesa 11530 .0 -M * 24.1 -M * Trinchera 10860 .3 .0 * 22.0 23.2 95 Upper Rio Grande 9400 .0 .0 * 15.4 20.6 75 Ute Creek 10650 .0 .0 * 29.8 35.3 84 Wager Gulch 11100 .4 -M * -M -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .6 .0 * 37.1 50.1 74 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 85 SAN MIGUEL, DOLORES, ANIMAS AND SAN JUAN RIVER BASINS Black Mesa 11580 .5 -M * 40.2 -M * Cascade 8880 .0 .0 * 31.4 34.6 91 Columbus Basin 10785 .0 .0 * 39.9 46.5 86 El Diente Peak 10000 .0 .0 * 35.0 32.8 107 Lizard Head Pass 10200 .0 .0 * 32.4 31.1 104 Lone Cone 9600 .0 .0 * 36.1 34.6 104 Mancos 10000 .0 .0 * 30.0 32.7 92 Mineral Creek 10040 .0 .0 * 34.2 31.8 108 Molas Lake 10500 .0 .0 * 36.9 33.6 110 Red Mountain Pass 11200 .3 .0 * 43.9 43.3 101 Scotch Creek 9100 .1 .0 * 30.1 29.3 103 Sharkstooth 10720 .0 .0 * 33.7 -M * Spud Mountain 10660 .0 .0 * 48.9 46.4 105 Stump Lakes 11200 .2 .0 * 34.7 37.0 94 Upper San Juan 10200 .2 .0 * 42.1 53.0 79 Vallecito 10880 .2 .0 * 30.3 33.5 90 Weminuche Creek 10740 .3 -M * 39.8 -M * Wolf Creek Summit 11000 .6 .0 * 37.1 50.1 74 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 95