Water Supply Outlook for Alberta

February 2003

Table 4 - February 2003 Snow course measurements in the Red Deer, North Saskatchewan and Athabasca River Basins

February 2003 Data   Historical Information
Station Name SWE
% of Average Rank (lowest to
Years of Data
Red Deer River Basin          
Limestone 107 123 16 87 33 150 21
Skoki Mountain 137 n/a n/a n/a 137 266 2
North Saskatchewan River Basin          
Nigel Creek 173 61 4 285 94 528 32
Athabasca River Basin          
Marmot-Jasper 71 50 1 142 71 191 6
Sunwapta Falls 109 79 10 138 48 254 32

Note: SWE represents Snow Water Equivalent in mm

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