South Fork of the Snake Flow Update

Flows increased on Friday to about 2,500 cfs, up from 900.  The increase in flow came a bit earlier than expected and is due to the amazing amounts of snowfall in February.  We finished February with our snowpack in the Palisades drainage at 116%.  This is great news for water users, irrigators, fish a & fisherman.

With Palisades Reservoir more than 80% full we can expect flows to increase as the Bureau of Reclamation makes room for Spring snow-melt.

In the meantime, flows are still great for wade fishing and doable for floating as well although give us a call first before you float so we can give you an up to the minute report on what boat ramps are plowed.

 

 

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