As of January 1, the Blackfoot has received 95% of its normal precipitation and snowpack according to the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) SNOTEL network. This is up slightly compared to January 1 last year. Overall, snowpack across the State is coming into the year with a great start with all major river basins reporting at least normal conditions and many are well above normal.
This is our first report of the season. Future reports will be published at the beginning of each month through June to help community members prepare for summer conditions.