Snow Precipitation Update

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 SATURDAY: JULY 26 , 2014

- BASIN ELEV. SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT TOTAL PRECIPITATION Data Site Name (Ft) % % Current Median Median Current Average Avg
- MONTANA KOOTENAI RIVER BASIN BANFIELD MOUNTAIN 5600 .0 .0 * 33.8 34.0 99 BEAR MOUNTAIN 5400 .2 .0 * 77.2 81.5 95 GARVER CREEK 4250 .0 .0 * 22.1 24.2 91 GRAVE CREEK 4300 .1 .0 * 44.3 43.8 101 HAND CREEK 5035 .0 .0 * 26.9 25.8 104 HAWKINS LAKE 6450 .0 .0 * 40.1 41.6 96 POORMAN CREEK 5100 .0 .0 * 69.1 68.1 101 STAHL PEAK 6030 .0 .0 * 57.3 56.1 102 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 99 FLATHEAD RIVER BASIN BADGER PASS 6900 .1 .0 * 50.2 47.5 106 BISSON CREEK 4920 .1 .0 * 29.6 28.1 105 BLACKTAIL MTN 5650 .0 -M * 22.1 -M * EMERY CREEK 4350 .0 .0 * -M 35.2 * FLATTOP MTN. 6300 .1 .0 * 71.1 64.2 111 GRAVE CREEK 4300 .1 .0 * 44.3 43.8 101 HAND CREEK 5035 .0 .0 * 26.9 25.8 104 KRAFT CREEK 4750 .0 -M * 38.3 34.9 110 MANY GLACIER 4900 .0 .0 * 42.1 43.1 98 MOSS PEAK 6780 -M .0 * -M 54.0 * NOISY BASIN 6040 .0 .0 * 67.8 63.2 107 NORTH FORK JOCKO 6330 .0 .0 * 66.4 61.4 108 PIKE CREEK 5930 -M -M * 46.3 42.5 109 SLEEPING WOMAN 6150 .0 .0 * 32.5 30.6 106 STAHL PEAK 6030 .0 .0 * 57.3 56.1 102 STUART MOUNTAIN 7400 .0 .0 * 47.1 43.4 109 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 106 UPPER CLARK FORK RIVER BASIN BARKER LAKES 8250 .0 .0 * 25.8 30.2 85 BASIN CREEK 7180 .0 .0 * 21.3 20.9 102 BLACK PINE 7210 .0 .0 * 25.3 22.6 112 COMBINATION 5600 .0 .0 * 14.0 17.2 81 COPPER BOTTOM 5200 .1 -M * 24.1 22.0 110 COPPER CAMP 6950 .0 -M * 36.0 42.7 84 LUBRECHT FLUME 4680 .0 .0 * 16.6 17.0 98 NEVADA RIDGE 7020 .0 .0 * 27.6 25.3 109 N FK ELK CREEK 6250 .0 .0 * 20.7 23.1 90 NORTH FORK JOCKO 6330 .0 .0 * 66.4 61.4 108 PETERSON MEADOWS 7200 .0 .0 * 23.3 22.6 103 ROCKER PEAK 8000 .0 .0 * 27.0 25.8 105 SKALKAHO SUMMIT 7250 .0 .0 * 35.4 33.3 106 STUART MOUNTAIN 7400 .0 .0 * 47.1 43.4 109 WARM SPRINGS 7800 .1 .0 * 39.4 36.1 109 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 101 BITTERROOT RIVER BASIN DALY CREEK 5780 .0 .0 * 23.3 21.8 107 LOLO PASS 5240 .0 .0 * 46.0 43.5 106 NEZ PERCE CAMP 5650 .0 .0 * 35.9 28.7 125 SADDLE MTN. 7940 .0 .0 * 35.8 33.1 108 SKALKAHO SUMMIT 7250 .0 .0 * 35.4 33.3 106 TWELVEMILE CREEK 5600 .0 .0 * 48.7 42.2 115 TWIN LAKES 6400 -M .0 * 67.4 59.5 113 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 112 LOWER CLARK FORK RIVER BASIN HOODOO BASIN 6050 .0 .0 * 60.9 59.4 103 HUMBOLDT GULCH 4250 .0 .0 * 49.3 48.1 102 LOLO PASS 5240 .0 .0 * 46.0 43.5 106 LOOKOUT 5140 .0 .0 * 43.6 49.0 89 POORMAN CREEK 5100 .0 .0 * 69.1 68.1 101 SLEEPING WOMAN 6150 .0 .0 * 32.5 30.6 106 STUART MOUNTAIN 7400 .0 .0 * 47.1 43.4 109 SUNSET 5540 .0 .0 * 45.7 49.1 93 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 101 JEFFERSON RIVER BASIN ALBRO LAKE 8300 .0 .0 * 38.8 34.6 112 BARKER LAKES 8250 .0 .0 * 25.8 30.2 85 BASIN CREEK 7180 .0 .0 * 21.3 20.9 102 BEAGLE SPRINGS 8850 .0 .0 * 16.4 20.3 81 BLOODY DICK 7600 .0 .0 * 22.2 22.8 97 CALVERT CREEK 6430 .0 .0 * 19.6 16.1 122 CLOVER MEADOW 8600 .0 .0 * 27.2 29.1 93 DARKHORSE LAKE 8600 .0 .0 * 42.9 40.6 106 DIVIDE 7800 .0 .0 * 22.2 21.0 106 FROHNER MEADOW 6480 .0 .0 * 24.1 20.0 120 LAKEVIEW RIDGE 7400 .1 .0 * 17.9 24.5 73 LEMHI RIDGE 8100 .0 .0 * 20.5 22.3 92 LOWER TWIN 7900 .0 .0 * 40.0 35.6 112 MOOSE CREEK 6200 .1 .0 * 29.3 28.0 105 MULE CREEK 8300 .0 .0 * 27.6 26.7 103 ROCKER PEAK 8000 .0 .0 * 27.0 25.8 105 SADDLE MTN. 7940 .0 .0 * 35.8 33.1 108 SHORT CREEK 7000 .0 .0 * 12.3 14.7 84 WHITE ELEPHANT 7710 .0 .0 * 39.1 42.2 93 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 100 MADISON RIVER BASIN ALBRO LAKE 8300 .0 .0 * 38.8 34.6 112 BEAVER CREEK 7850 .0 .0 * 31.9 29.6 108 BLACK BEAR 8170 .0 .0 * 51.9 51.0 102 CARROT BASIN 9000 .0 .0 * 44.5 39.1 114 CLOVER MEADOW 8600 .0 .0 * 27.2 29.1 93 LONE MOUNTAIN 8880 .0 .0 * 31.6 29.7 106 LOWER TWIN 7900 .0 .0 * 40.0 35.6 112 MADISON PLATEAU 7750 .0 .0 * 34.8 37.1 94 TEPEE CREEK 8000 .0 .0 * 22.2 24.0 92 WEST YELLOWSTONE 6700 .0 .0 * 23.5 21.5 109 WHISKEY CREEK 6800 .0 .0 * 29.5 29.7 99 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 104 GALLATIN RIVER BASIN BEAVER CREEK 7850 .0 .0 * 31.9 29.6 108 BRACKETT CREEK 7320 .0 .0 * 49.7 42.0 118 CARROT BASIN 9000 .0 .0 * 44.5 39.1 114 LICK CREEK 6860 .1 .0 * 26.3 26.3 100 LONE MOUNTAIN 8880 .0 .0 * 31.6 29.7 106 SACAJAWEA 6550 .0 .0 * 45.7 39.1 117 SHOWER FALLS 8100 .0 .0 * 45.1 41.3 109 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 111 MISSOURI HEADWATERS ALBRO LAKE 8300 .0 .0 * 38.8 34.6 112 BARKER LAKES 8250 .0 .0 * 25.8 30.2 85 BASIN CREEK 7180 .0 .0 * 21.3 20.9 102 BEAGLE SPRINGS 8850 .0 .0 * 16.4 20.3 81 BEAVER CREEK 7850 .0 .0 * 31.9 29.6 108 BLACK BEAR 8170 .0 .0 * 51.9 51.0 102 BLOODY DICK 7600 .0 .0 * 22.2 22.8 97 BRACKETT CREEK 7320 .0 .0 * 49.7 42.0 118 CALVERT CREEK 6430 .0 .0 * 19.6 16.1 122 CARROT BASIN 9000 .0 .0 * 44.5 39.1 114 CLOVER MEADOW 8600 .0 .0 * 27.2 29.1 93 DARKHORSE LAKE 8600 .0 .0 * 42.9 40.6 106 DIVIDE 7800 .0 .0 * 22.2 21.0 106 FROHNER MEADOW 6480 .0 .0 * 24.1 20.0 120 LAKEVIEW RIDGE 7400 .1 .0 * 17.9 24.5 73 LEMHI RIDGE 8100 .0 .0 * 20.5 22.3 92 LICK CREEK 6860 .1 .0 * 26.3 26.3 100 LONE MOUNTAIN 8880 .0 .0 * 31.6 29.7 106 LOWER TWIN 7900 .0 .0 * 40.0 35.6 112 MADISON PLATEAU 7750 .0 .0 * 34.8 37.1 94 MOOSE CREEK 6200 .1 .0 * 29.3 28.0 105 MULE CREEK 8300 .0 .0 * 27.6 26.7 103 ROCKER PEAK 8000 .0 .0 * 27.0 25.8 105 SACAJAWEA 6550 .0 .0 * 45.7 39.1 117 SADDLE MTN. 7940 .0 .0 * 35.8 33.1 108 SHORT CREEK 7000 .0 .0 * 12.3 14.7 84 SHOWER FALLS 8100 .0 .0 * 45.1 41.3 109 TEPEE CREEK 8000 .0 .0 * 22.2 24.0 92 WEST YELLOWSTONE 6700 .0 .0 * 23.5 21.5 109 WHISKEY CREEK 6800 .0 .0 * 29.5 29.7 99 WHITE ELEPHANT 7710 .0 .0 * 39.1 42.2 93 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 103 HEADWATERS MISSOURI MAINSTEM BOULDER MOUNTAIN 7950 .0 .0 * 37.2 34.7 107 FROHNER MEADOW 6480 .0 .0 * 24.1 20.0 120 NEVADA RIDGE 7020 .0 .0 * 27.6 25.3 109 ROCKER PEAK 8000 .0 .0 * 27.0 25.8 105 TIZER BASIN 6880 .0 .0 * 24.6 22.4 110 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 110 SMITH, JUDITH, AND MUSSELSHELL RIVER BASINS BOULDER MOUNTAIN 7950 .0 .0 * 37.2 34.7 107 CRYSTAL LAKE 6050 .0 .0 * 34.2 33.5 102 DAISY PEAK 7600 .0 .0 * 24.9 23.2 107 DEADMAN CREEK 6450 .0 .0 * 26.0 22.9 114 ELK PEAK 7600 .0 -M * 25.2 -M * ONION PARK 7410 .0 .0 * 30.9 30.3 102 PICKFOOT CREEK 6650 .0 .0 * 25.3 26.0 97 PORCUPINE 6500 .0 .0 * 23.8 23.1 103 SPUR PARK 8100 .0 .0 * 32.0 30.2 106 STRINGER CREEK 6550 .0 .0 * 27.2 26.6 102 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 104 SUN, TETON AND MARIAS RIVER BASINS BADGER PASS 6900 .1 .0 * 50.2 47.5 106 DUPUYER CREEK 5750 .0 .0 * 23.6 25.2 94 MOUNT LOCKHART 6400 .0 .0 * 40.2 36.9 109 PIKE CREEK 5930 -M -M * 46.3 42.5 109 WALDRON 5600 .0 .0 * 26.7 26.3 102 WOOD CREEK 5960 .0 .0 * 22.0 24.6 89 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 103 MISSOURI MAINSTEM RIVER BASIN BADGER PASS 6900 .1 .0 * 50.2 47.5 106 BOULDER MOUNTAIN 7950 .0 .0 * 37.2 34.7 107 CRYSTAL LAKE 6050 .0 .0 * 34.2 33.5 102 DAISY PEAK 7600 .0 .0 * 24.9 23.2 107 DEADMAN CREEK 6450 .0 .0 * 26.0 22.9 114 DUPUYER CREEK 5750 .0 .0 * 23.6 25.2 94 ELK PEAK 7600 .0 -M * 25.2 -M * FROHNER MEADOW 6480 .0 .0 * 24.1 20.0 120 MOUNT LOCKHART 6400 .0 .0 * 40.2 36.9 109 NEVADA RIDGE 7020 .0 .0 * 27.6 25.3 109 ONION PARK 7410 .0 .0 * 30.9 30.3 102 PICKFOOT CREEK 6650 .0 .0 * 25.3 26.0 97 PIKE CREEK 5930 -M -M * 46.3 42.5 109 PORCUPINE 6500 .0 .0 * 23.8 23.1 103 ROCKER PEAK 8000 .0 .0 * 27.0 25.8 105 ROCKY BOY 4700 .0 .0 * 18.0 22.4 80 SPUR PARK 8100 .0 .0 * 32.0 30.2 106 STRINGER CREEK 6550 .0 .0 * 27.2 26.6 102 TIZER BASIN 6880 .0 .0 * 24.6 22.4 110 WALDRON 5600 .0 .0 * 26.7 26.3 102 WOOD CREEK 5960 .0 .0 * 22.0 24.6 89 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 104 ST. MARY AND MILK RIVER BASINS FLATTOP MTN. 6300 .1 .0 * 71.1 64.2 111 MANY GLACIER 4900 .0 .0 * 42.1 43.1 98 ROCKY BOY 4700 .0 .0 * 18.0 22.4 80 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 101 UPPER YELLOWSTONE RIVER BASIN BEARTOOTH LAKE 9360 .0 .0 * 39.2 29.5 133 BOX CANYON 6670 .0 .0 * 22.6 21.6 105 BRACKETT CREEK 7320 .0 .0 * 49.7 42.0 118 BURNT MTN 5880 .0 .0 * 29.7 25.7 116 CANYON 7870 .0 .0 * 22.2 24.6 90 COLE CREEK 7850 .0 .0 * 26.4 26.5 100 EAST BOULDER MINE 6335 .0 -M * 27.3 -M * EVENING STAR 9200 .0 .0 * 51.5 40.2 128 FISHER CREEK 9100 .0 .0 * 51.6 46.5 111 MONUMENT PEAK 8850 .0 .0 * 37.8 33.4 113 NORTHEAST ENTRANCE 7350 .0 .0 * 23.1 21.3 108 PARKER PEAK 9400 .0 .0 * 39.4 28.2 140 PLACER BASIN 8830 .0 .0 * 41.2 32.4 127 PORCUPINE 6500 .0 .0 * 23.8 23.1 103 SACAJAWEA 6550 .0 .0 * 45.7 39.1 117 SHOWER FALLS 8100 .0 .0 * 45.1 41.3 109 S FORK SHIELDS 8100 .0 .0 * 40.2 36.2 111 SYLVAN LAKE 8420 .0 .0 * 40.4 34.2 118 SYLVAN ROAD 7120 .0 .0 * 29.9 25.0 120 THUMB DIVIDE 7980 .0 .0 * 27.3 26.9 101 TWO OCEAN PLATEAU 9240 -M .0 * 44.3 39.1 113 WHITE MILL 8700 .0 .0 * 38.9 35.9 108 WOLVERINE 7650 -M .0 * 24.7 20.0 124 YOUNTS PEAK 8350 -M .0 * -M 24.8 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 115 WIND RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BURROUGHS CREEK 8750 .0 .0 * .3 24.5 1 CASTLE CREEK 8400 .1 -M * 18.4 -M * COLD SPRINGS 9630 .0 .0 * 20.1 18.5 109 DEER PARK 9700 -M .0 * 26.7 30.8 87 HOBBS PARK 10100 .0 .0 * 21.7 24.1 90 KIRWIN 9550 .0 .0 * 24.3 21.6 112 LITTLE WARM 9370 .0 .0 * 23.1 21.9 105 OWL CREEK 8975 .1 .0 * 11.8 14.1 84 SOUTH PASS 9040 .0 .0 * -M 26.4 * ST. LAWRENCE ALT 8620 .1 .0 * -M 17.5 * TOGWOTEE PASS 9580 .0 .0 * 40.8 34.7 118 TOWNSEND CREEK 8700 -M .0 * -M 21.2 * YOUNTS PEAK 8350 -M .0 * -M 24.8 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 89 SHOSHONE RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BLACKWATER 9780 .1 .0 * 39.8 31.8 125 EVENING STAR 9200 .0 .0 * 51.5 40.2 128 MARQUETTE 8760 .0 -M * 21.1 -M * SYLVAN LAKE 8420 .0 .0 * 40.4 34.2 118 SYLVAN ROAD 7120 .0 .0 * 29.9 25.0 120 YOUNTS PEAK 8350 -M .0 * -M 24.8 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 123 BIGHORN RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BALD MTN. 9380 .0 .0 * 30.4 28.1 108 BEAR TRAP MEADOW 8200 .0 .0 * 20.4 17.6 116 BLACKWATER 9780 .1 .0 * 39.8 31.8 125 BONE SPRINGS DIV 9350 .0 .0 * 27.5 26.9 102 EVENING STAR 9200 .0 .0 * 51.5 40.2 128 GRAVE SPRINGS 8550 .0 .0 * 19.8 19.7 101 KIRWIN 9550 .0 .0 * 24.3 21.6 112 MARQUETTE 8760 .0 -M * 21.1 -M * MIDDLE POWDER 7760 .1 .0 * 23.3 21.2 110 OWL CREEK 8975 .1 .0 * 11.8 14.1 84 POWDER RIVER PASS 9480 .0 .0 * 26.8 23.1 116 SHELL CREEK 9580 .0 .0 * 28.4 24.6 115 SYLVAN LAKE 8420 .0 .0 * 40.4 34.2 118 SYLVAN ROAD 7120 .0 .0 * 29.9 25.0 120 TIMBER CREEK 7950 .1 .0 * 17.3 17.4 99 YOUNTS PEAK 8350 -M .0 * -M 24.8 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 113 TONGUE RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BIG GOOSE 7990 .0 .0 * 24.3 21.0 116 BONE SPRINGS DIV 9350 .0 .0 * 27.5 26.9 102 BURGESS JUNCTION 7880 .0 .0 * 24.4 22.1 110 DOME LAKE 8880 .0 .0 * 29.8 24.3 123 LITTLE GOOSE 8870 .0 -M * 28.4 -M * SUCKER CREEK 8880 .0 .0 * 29.6 26.0 114 TIE CREEK 6870 .0 .0 * 23.8 22.8 104 ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 111 POWDER RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BEAR TRAP MEADOW 8200 .0 .0 * 20.4 17.6 116 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR 9860 .1 .0 * -M 26.2 * GRAVE SPRINGS 8550 .0 .0 * 19.8 19.7 101 HANSEN SAWMILL 8360 .0 .0 * 21.4 18.4 116 MIDDLE POWDER 7760 .1 .0 * 23.3 21.2 110 POWDER RIVER PASS 9480 .0 .0 * 26.8 23.1 116 SOLDIER PARK 8720 .1 -M * 20.8 -M * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 112 LOWER YELLOWSTONE RIVER BASIN BALD MTN. 9380 .0 .0 * 30.4 28.1 108 BEAR TRAP MEADOW 8200 .0 .0 * 20.4 17.6 116 BIG GOOSE 7990 .0 .0 * 24.3 21.0 116 BLACKWATER 9780 .1 .0 * 39.8 31.8 125 BONE SPRINGS DIV 9350 .0 .0 * 27.5 26.9 102 BURGESS JUNCTION 7880 .0 .0 * 24.4 22.1 110 BURROUGHS CREEK 8750 .0 .0 * .3 24.5 1 CASTLE CREEK 8400 .1 -M * 18.4 -M * CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR 9860 .1 .0 * -M 26.2 * COLD SPRINGS 9630 .0 .0 * 20.1 18.5 109 DEER PARK 9700 -M .0 * 26.7 30.8 87 DOME LAKE 8880 .0 .0 * 29.8 24.3 123 EVENING STAR 9200 .0 .0 * 51.5 40.2 128 GRAVE SPRINGS 8550 .0 .0 * 19.8 19.7 101 HANSEN SAWMILL 8360 .0 .0 * 21.4 18.4 116 HOBBS PARK 10100 .0 .0 * 21.7 24.1 90 KIRWIN 9550 .0 .0 * 24.3 21.6 112 LITTLE GOOSE 8870 .0 -M * 28.4 -M * LITTLE WARM 9370 .0 .0 * 23.1 21.9 105 MARQUETTE 8760 .0 -M * 21.1 -M * MIDDLE POWDER 7760 .1 .0 * 23.3 21.2 110 OWL CREEK 8975 .1 .0 * 11.8 14.1 84 POWDER RIVER PASS 9480 .0 .0 * 26.8 23.1 116 SHELL CREEK 9580 .0 .0 * 28.4 24.6 115 SOLDIER PARK 8720 .1 -M * 20.8 -M * SOUTH PASS 9040 .0 .0 * -M 26.4 * ST. LAWRENCE ALT 8620 .1 .0 * -M 17.5 * SUCKER CREEK 8880 .0 .0 * 29.6 26.0 114 SYLVAN LAKE 8420 .0 .0 * 40.4 34.2 118 SYLVAN ROAD 7120 .0 .0 * 29.9 25.0 120 TIE CREEK 6870 .0 .0 * 23.8 22.8 104 TIMBER CREEK 7950 .1 .0 * 17.3 17.4 99 TOGWOTEE PASS 9580 .0 .0 * 40.8 34.7 118 TOWNSEND CREEK 8700 -M .0 * -M 21.2 * YOUNTS PEAK 8350 -M .0 * -M 24.8 * ----- ----- Basin Index (%) * 107 BONE SPRINGS DIV 9350 13.9 18.1 77 14.0 16.6 84 BURGESS JUNCTION 7880 9.6 12.9 74 9.6 12.9 74 DOME LAKE 8880 11.7 14.8 79 10.8 14.8 73 SUCKER CREEK 8880 9.2 13.3 69 10.8 14.8 73 TIE CREEK 6870 6.2 -M * 8.8 12.4 71 ----- ----- Basin wide percent of average 75 76
POWDER RIVER BASIN (WYOMING) BEAR TRAP MEADOW 7900 5.3 6.7 79 7.3 9.4 78 CLOUD PEAK RESERVOIR 9860 11.5 16.9 68 10.8 15.2 71 GRAVE SPRINGS 8550 7.6 10.7 71 7.6 11.0 69 HANSEN SAWMILL 8760 5.9 7.6 78 7.3 9.1 80 MIDDLE POWDER 7760 9.6 13.7 70 8.3 13.3 62 POWDER RIVER PASS 9480 8.4 11.5 73 10.7 13.1 82 ----- ----- Basin wide percent of average 72 73 LOWER YELLOWSTONE RIVER BASIN BALD MTN. 9375 17.7 22.4 79 16.0 19.1 84 BEAR TRAP MEADOW 7900 5.3 6.7 79 7.3 9.4 78 BIG GOOSE 7990 7.6 -M * 8.7 -M * BLACKWATER 9780 17.3 24.8 70 16.1 19.4 83 BONE SPRINGS DIV 9350 13.9 18.1 77 14.0 16.6 84 BURGESS JUNCTION 7880 9.6 12.9 74 9.6 12.9 74 BURROUGHS CREEK 8750 9.7 15.2 64 10.8 18.0 60