Upper Colorado River Snowpack Database

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Colorado

Gunnison

ENTIRE UPPER COLORADO RIVER BASIN
As of: 2017-02-27
Day #150 of Water Year 2017
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 *
112
9593
19.125
12.802
149.39%
18.686
14.770
126.51%
April 15th
17.746
107.77%

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
21.538
14.922
144.34%
20.386
18.089
112.70%
April 6th
20.422
105.46%
COLORADO RIVER PLATEAUS
3
8700
13.400
9.167
146.18%
15.333
12.833
119.48%
March 31st
11.800
113.56%
DOLORES/SAN MIGUEL RIVER
7
10041
19.500
12.643
154.24%
19.286
15.000
128.57%
April 1st
16.057
121.44%
DUCHESNE RIVER
14
9429
20.533
11.164
183.92%
19.290
13.371
144.27%
April 1st
14.893
137.87%
GUNNISON RIVER
12
10203
20.342
13.575
149.85%
18.227
15.750
115.73%
April 15th
17.108
118.9%
MUDDY/FREMONT/ESCALANTE RIVER
3
9567
9.633
6.933
138.94%
10.333
9.400
109.93%
April 1st
16.475
58.47%
PRICE/SAN RAFAEL RIVER
7
9236
19.771
12.086
163.59%
20.129
13.514
148.95%
April 1st
15.600
126.74%
ROARING FORK RIVER
7
9814
19.271
12.671
152.09%
16.150
15.529
104.00%
April 15th
22.671
85%
SAN JUAN RIVER HEADWATERS
9
10619
23.911
16.811
142.23%
21.133
18.778
112.54%
April 15th
19.067
125.41%
UPPER COLORADO RIVER HEADWATERS
15
10119
16.087
12.033
133.69%
16.647
13.600
122.40%
April 14th
14.713
109.34%
UPPER GREEN RIVER
19
8794
19.832
10.926
181.51%
19.456
12.100
160.79%
April 15th
19.905
99.63%
YAMPA/WHITE RIVER
18
9256
19.913
16.824
118.36%
20.938
18.688
112.04%
April 16th
29.080
68.48%



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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