Lily Lake reports 0" of new snowfall today, raising snowpack levels to 34". The mountain is perched in Utah at an elevation of 9,156ft, where the air temperature is about 13° right now.
Another shot of snow moves through this region of Utah over the next week, and we're predicting up to 6" of more snowfall on the mountain.
The 10 day snowpack average at Lily Lake has been hovering around 33.22", with a day-to-day variation of about 3.87".
Snowpack trends in the great basin area can vary quite a bit, with Lily Lake showing a 10-day range between 28.0" - 39.0", with a current snow water equivalency of 23%.
Snow levels at lily lake fluctuate from year to year, especially with an evolving climate effecting hydrology in the Upper Bear Watershed. Check out the yearly snowpack trends above to compare yearly snowpack levels at lily lake in comparison to previous seasons.
Snowfall trends evolve over the course of a year, and throughout the years too. Some snowfall conditions are more prevalent during seasonal cycles, allowing for patterns to arise over time. During seasonal peaks, snowpack on the mountain can reach levels as high as 74", while the average tends to sit around 28".
Residing within the Upper Bear Watershed, this mountain belongs to the Great Basin Hydrologic Region. The NRCS Snotel network manages the majority of snow gauges across Utah, and has assigned this sensor a unique gauge ID: 579.
Watersheds are composed of land areas where all the river water and mountain snow eventually flow to a common outlet. Rain that falls within the Upper Bear watershed will find its way into the various river constituents located in the area.
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