|Tetons from Grand Targhee January 15 2017|
|Snow Water Equivalent for water year from October 1 2016 to January 15 2017.|
|SNOTEL Reports as of January 15 2017|
The total precipitation that has occurred since Oct 1 2016 is well above normal at all sites with the Grassy Lake SNOTEL located near the southwest border of YNP leading the field with almost 33 inches, 161 percent of normal.
The Grand Targhee site(on the west Slopes of the Tetons at 9260 feet is measuring the greatest current snow water content of almost 28 inches, 127 percent of normal
Examining a few of the graphs of SNOTELS of most interest to Star Valley and the Salt and Grey River drainage shows that given normal amounts of snow the remainder of the winter, they indicate a very favorable runoff this Spring.