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Snow Telemetry (SNOTEL) Data & Products

Interactive SNOTEL site map

Use the interactive map for data retrieval. You can zoom to your area of interest and bookmark the url to save your settings.    Open the Map   Map Help

View real-time daily Snow and Precipitation data in Google Maps
Google Earth SNOTEL Data Layers
Snow and Precipitation Update Reports

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General SNOTEL information, site lists, fact sheets, and more...

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Snow Depth*


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All Sensors

Data | Products
Includes SWE, precipitation, temperature, snow depth* and soil moisture/temperature data*.

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Data | Products

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Snow Water Equivalent

Data | Products

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Data | Products

      * Soil moisture/temperature and snow depth data are only available at select SNOTEL sites.

 All data contained herein are provisional and subject to revision.