Apr 4, 2016

Despite Gains, Western Snowpack Trending Downward

Colorado
Montana
New Mexico
USA
by
WxShift

The first of April is the end of the wet season across the West, the time of year when the region gets most of its precipitation. As such, it is a good time to take inventory of the snowpack in the mountains. While the western snowpack levels have improved over last year’s dismally low levels overall, there are still places below average in Colorado, Montana, and New Mexico