San Juan River Outlook

Although January precipitation was only 80% of average and the snowpack at higher elevations dropped from a month ago, snow sites at lower elevations measured an increase of snow by approximately 15-25% of average. Therefore, forecasts were raised slightly from last month.

April-July streamflow forecasts for the San Juan Basin are as follows:

San Juan River:
Below Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - February, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Thursday, 04-Feb-1999 19:37:45 UTC