Upper Colorado River Snowpack Database

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ENTIRE UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN
As of: 2016-09-25
Day #361 of Water Year 2016
All water measurements in inches

LOCATIONSAVG
ELEVATION
AVG
CUR SWE
AVG
SWE AVG
PCT
SWE AVG
AVG
CUR TP
AVG
TP AVG
PCT
TP AVG
SNOWPACK
MAX DATE *
SNOWPACK
MAX AMT *
PCT of
MAX AMT *
114
9582
0.220
0.1 *
220%
29.979
31.141
96.27%
April 15th
17.746
1.24%
* Denotes that Avg SWE (snow water equiv) is 0.000 but is adjusted up to 0.1 for calculation purposes

Summary of River Basin Averages that drain into Lake Powell

RIVER BASIN
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LOCATIONSAVG
ELEVATION
AVG
CUR SWE
AVG
SWE AVG
PCT
SWE AVG
AVG
CUR TP
AVG
TP AVG
PCT
TP AVG
SNOWPACK
MAX DATE *
SNOWPACK
MAX AMT *
PCT of
MAX AMT *
ANIMAS RIVER
9
10415
0.125
0.1 *
125%
37.922
38.222
99.22%
April 6th
20.422
0.61%
COLORADO RIVER PLATEAUS
3
8700
0.067
0.1 *
67%
33.833
27.567
122.73%
March 31st
11.800
0.57%
DOLORES/SAN MIGUEL RIVER
7
10041
0.067
0.1 *
67%
35.386
33.300
106.26%
April 1st
16.057
0.42%
DUCHESNE RIVER
15
9383
0.420
0.1 *
420%
27.833
28.847
96.48%
April 1st
14.893
2.82%
GUNNISON RIVER
12
10203
0.209
0.1 *
209%
31.675
33.133
95.60%
April 15th
17.108
1.22%
MUDDY/FREMONT/ESCALANTE RIVER
4
9475
0.033
0.1 *
33%
24.525
23.675
103.59%
April 1st
16.475
0.2%
PRICE/SAN RAFAEL RIVER
7
9236
0.317
0.1 *
317%
26.071
27.486
94.85%
April 1st
15.600
2.03%
ROARING FORK RIVER
7
9814
0.171
0.1 *
171%
29.271
32.757
89.36%
April 15th
22.671
0.75%
SAN JUAN RIVER HEADWATERS
9
10619
0.050
0.1 *
50%
34.622
38.811
89.21%
April 15th
19.067
0.26%
UPPER COLORADO RIVER HEADWATERS
15
10119
0.180
0.1 *
180%
27.973
30.080
93.00%
April 14th
14.713
1.22%
UPPER GREEN RIVER
19
8794
0.232
0.1 *
232%
25.674
25.805
99.49%
April 15th
19.905
1.17%
YAMPA/WHITE RIVER
18
9256
0.324
0.1 *
324%
33.617
36.211
92.84%
April 16th
29.080
1.11%
* Denotes that Avg SWE (snow water equiv) is 0.000 but is adjusted up to 0.1 for calculation purposes



Abbreviations Legend:
-- indicates the either no measurement taken or data not received
SWE = Snow Water Equivilent
SWE is the amount of water in a volume of snow, measured by weight
TP = Total Precipitation
AVG SWE = Average Snow Water Equivilent for date listed above
AVG TP = Average Total Precipitation for date listed above
PCT SWE AVG = SWE as a Percent of Average SWE for that date
PCT TP AVG = TP as a Percent of Average TP for that date
  Percent of Average Numbers are calculated only for those stations that report for a given date
  A non-reporting station is eliminated from the calculation of overall averages, not treated as a 0
* Max Snowpack numbers and dates come from NRCS data for previous year

Colors Legend:
Red, less than 50% of average
Orange, between 50% and 80% of average
Green, between 80% and 120% of average
Blue, between 120% and 150% of average
Purple, greater than 150% of average

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