#Snowpack news: #SanJuanRiver SWE = 52% of normal

San Juan River Basin SWE May 3, 2020 via the NRCS.

From The Pagosa Sun (Chris Mannara):

Snow water equivalency (SWE) data has seen a 3.3-inch decrease since last week with totals dropping from 22.5 inches to 19.2 inches this week.

The SWE median has also seen a decrease, with totals going from 31 inches to 29.6 inches this week.

This week, SWE data is 64.9 percent of median, while last week it was 72.6 percent of median.

Precipitation data has seen a slight increase since last week, go- ing from 26.5 inches to 26.8 inches this week.

The precipitation average has also increased, going from 36.4 inches to 37.6 inches this week.

Precipitation data is 71.3 per- cent of median this week; last week, it was 72.8 percent of median.

Westwide SNOTEL basin-filled map May 3, 2020 via the NRCS.

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