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Drought Monitor & Snowpack Update

As of March 19, the South Platte Basin snowpack (Thornton’s main water supply source) is at 131 percent of normal.  Please click on the image below to see the snowpack map.

Below is the Colorado drought monitor map from March 12, 2019.  Moderate Drought (D1) continues in the southern part of the South Platte headwaters and central Weld County with Abnormally Dry (D0) conditions almost everywhere else in the basin.