Colorado Plateau

Mountain Ranges & Summits


Peak State Elevation
Beautiful Mountain New Mexico 9388
Doyle Peak Arizona 11460
O'Leary Peak Arizona 8938
Humphreys Peak Arizona 12633
Fremont Peak Wyoming 13745
Kendrick Peak Arizona 10418
Agassiz Peak Arizona 12356
Agathla Peak Arizona 7100
Mount Peale Utah 12721
The Titan Utah 6260
The Watchman Utah 6545
Great White Throne Utah 6744
Checkerboard Mesa Utah 6680
West Temple Utah 7810
Angels Landing Utah 5790
Santa-Clara Utah 4806
East Temple Utah 7709


Snowpack Levels

Colorado Plateau
Snow Sensor Snowpack (inches) SWE (inches) Elevation (ft)
COLUMBUS BASIN 0.0 -0.2 10785
ARS 0.0 0.0 5627
SNOWSLIDE CANYON -1.0 0.0 9730
LASAL MOUNTAIN 1.0 -0.2 9560
LASAL MOUNTAIN-LOWER -1.0 2.9 8825
ARCHES NP HQS COOP 0.0 0.0 4111
CANYONLANDS-THE NEEDLES 0.0 0.0 5069
CASTLE VALLEY 1SE 0.0 0.0 4921
GARDNER PEAK 0.0 1.0 8322
KOLOB -1.0 -0.2 9206


Streamflow Conditions

Colorado Plateau
Streamgauge Streamflow (cfs) Gage Height (ft) Elevation (ft)
SAN JUAN RIVER AT FARMINGTON, NM 722.0 1.59 5241.0
LA PLATA RIVER NEAR FARMINGTON, NM 0.15 1.9 5218.0
SAN JUAN RIVER AT SHIPROCK, NM 1380.0 8.54 4894.0
LA PLATA RIVER AT LA PLATA, NM 0.24 8.49 5743.0
LA PLATA RIVER AT COLORADO-NEW MEXICO STATE LINE 19.90 3.78 5980.0
LA PLATA RIVER AT HESPERUS, CO. 30.70 3.64 8133.0
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER NEAR CAMERON, AZ 372.0 4.08 4062.0
LITTLE COLORADO RIVER ABV MOUTH NR DESERT VIEW, AZ 1410.0 7.38 2768.0
SAN JUAN RIVER NEAR BLUFF, UT 981.0 6.43 4067.0
MILL CREEK AT SHELEY TUNNEL, NEAR MOAB, UT. 5.11 3.12 5403.0
MILL CREEK BELOW SHELEY TUNNEL, NEAR MOAB, UT 4.68 1.5 5345.0
CASTLE CREEK BELOW CASTLE VALLEY NEAR MOAB, UT 4.3 5.79 4095.0
COLORADO RIVER NEAR CISCO, UT 8090.0 4.34 4094.0
MILL CREEK BLW PACK CREEK NR MOUTH AT MOAB 2.24 4.33 3971.0
COLORADO RIVER AT POTASH 6490.0 9.08 3972.0
SANTA CLARA RIVER AT ST. GEORGE, UT 8.24 6.57 2552.0
EAST FORK VIRGIN RIVER NEAR SPRINGDALE, UT 45.1 5.56 3941.0
VIRGIN RIVER NEAR HURRICANE, UT 79.4 7.41 2768.0
VIRGIN RIVER AB QUAIL CREEK NEAR HURRICANE, UT 70.0 6.88 2794.0
SANTA CLARA RIV BLW WINSOR DAM, NR SANTA CLARA, UT 1.15 14.42 3227.0
VIRGIN RIVER AT VIRGIN, UT 117.0 7.72 3508.0
NORTH FORK VIRGIN RIVER NEAR SPRINGDALE, UT 58.8 7.4 3971.0
LEEDS CREEK NEAR LEEDS, UT 2.19 2.51 4014.0
EAST FORK VIRGIN RIVER NEAR GLENDALE, UT 10.6 10.14 5881.0
SANTA CLARA RIVER NEAR PINE VALLEY, UT 1.69 1.11 6630.0
SANTA CLARA RIVER ABV BAKER RES NR CENTRAL, UT 6.96 10.67 4924.0
VIRGIN RIVER NEAR BLOOMINGTON, UT 146.0 7.11 2518.0
VIRGIN RIVER AB LA VERKIN CREEK NR LA VERKIN 31.4 10.5 3021.0


Watersheds

Colorado Plateau
Watershed Acreage
Middle San Juan 1244784.87
Lower Little Colorado 1532516.09
Lower San Juan 1561199.13
Upper Colorado-Kane Springs 1455869.5
Upper Virgin 1397207.4