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Water peeks through the ice and snow on the Yampa River, near Loudy-Simpson Park, on Monday afternoon. Heavy early winter snowfalls have created at or above average snowpack percentages across the state. However, the Yampa/White basin is below the average snowpack percentage, at 85 percent of average.

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Regional snowpack below average

Measurements show state above average

Recent measurements taken throughout Colorado indicate that the state's average snowpack is tracking above average, the NRCS reported in a press release.


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