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Nevada Snow Survey Program

Nevada Snow Survey Program

The purpose of the program is to provide western states and Alaska with information on future water supplies. NRCS field staff collect and analyze data on depth and water equivalent of the snowpack at more than 1,200 mountain sites and estimate annual water availability, spring runoff, and summer streamflows.

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View real-time daily Snow and Precipitation data in Google Maps
Google Earth SNOTEL Data Layers
Snow and Precipitation Update Reports

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About SNOTEL

General SNOTEL information, site lists, fact sheets, and more...

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Snow Depth*

Products

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All Sensors

Data | Products
Includes SWE, precipitation, temperature, snow depth* and soil moisture/temperature data*.

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Precipitation

Data | Products

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Snow Water Equivalent

Data | Products

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Temperature

Data | Products

* Soil moisture/temperature and snow depth data are only available at select SNOTEL sites.

 

Publications

General Information - Fact Sheets and Bulletins

Outlook Reports/Data Summaries

Averages - 30-Year Period 1971 - 2000

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