Click the link to read the article on the Pagosa Springs Sun website (Josh Pike). Here’s an excerpt:
According to the Community Collaborative Rain Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) website, sites in Archuleta County received between 2 and 5.5 inches of snowfall over Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. A Dec. 28 report from Wolf Creek Ski Area indicated that, as of about 6 a.m.,Wolf Creek had received 4 inches of snow in the previous 24 hours, bringing the midway snow depth to 43 inches and the year- to-date snowfall total to 95 inches. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Na- tional Water and Climate Center’s snowpack report, the Wolf Creek summit, at 11,000 feet of elevation, had 10.9 inches of snow water equivalent as of noon on Wednes- day, Dec. 28. The Wolf Creek summit was at 78 percent of the Dec. 28 snowpack median. The San Miguel, Dolores, Ani- mas and San Juan River basins were at 78 percent of the Dec. 28 median in terms of snowpack.