Green River Outlook

Much above average precipitation in October balanced the much below average precipitation in December to bring the water year precipitation to near average as of January 1. Snowpack, on the whole, is below average in the Lower Green and near average in the Upper Green.

April-July streamflow forecasts for the Green River are as follows:

Upper Green River (abv Flaming Gorge):
Near Average

Yampa/White Rivers:
Below Average

Lower Green River (blo Flaming Gorge):
Below Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - January, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Wednesday, 20-Mar-2024 17:11:06 UTC