Silver Creek in Idaho
NRCS SNOTEL Update for the Wood River Valley  Follow us on facebook
Janurary 11, 2018
Idaho SNOTEL Snow/Precipitation Update Report
Based on Mountain Data from NRCS SNOTEL Sites
**Provisional data, subject to revision**
Data based on the first reading of the day (typically 00:00) for Janurary 11, 2018
Basin
  Site Name
Elev
(ft)
Snow Water Equivalent Water Year-to-Date Precipitation
Current
(in)
Median
(in)
Pct of
Median
Current
(in)
Average
(in)
Pct of
Average
Big Wood Basin
  Camas Creek 5710 2.1 6.5c 32 8.4 9.9c 85
  Chocolate 6440 5.2 6.8c 76 6.2 9.2c 67
  Dollarhide 8420 9.5 n/a * 9.2 14.1 65
  Galena 7470 7.0 8.8 80 8.7 10.5 83
  Galena Sum. 8780 9.4 10.0 94 9.8 11.1 88
  Hyndman 7440 3.7 6.1 61 6.2 8.9 70
  Lost-Wood Div. 7900 7.1 9.4 76 8.1 11.5 70
  Soldier R.S. 5740 1.7 6.4 27 7.0 9.8 71
  Vienna Mine 8960 13.0 15.7 83 15.2 16.4 93
Basin Index (%) 71 78

The SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT represents the depth of water in the snowpack, if the were melted, expressed in inches.
The WATER YEAR-TO-DATE-PRECIPITATION represents total precipitation since October 1st, expressed in inches.
* Analysis may not provide a valid measure of conditions.