Center for Snow and Avalanche Studies

Swamp Angel Study Site
Swamp Angel Study Plot (subalpine)

Senator Beck Study Site
Senator Beck Study Plot (alpine)

Putney Study Site
Putney Study Plot (summit)

Senator Beck Basin Stream Gauge
Basin Stream Gauge

St Paul Basestation
St. Paul RF Base Station

The Center for Snow & Avalanche Studies serves the mountain science community and regional resource managers by hosting & conducting interdisciplinary research and conducting integrative 24/7/365 monitoring that captures weather, snowpack, radiation, soils, plant community and hydrologic signals of regional climate trends.

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Mountain System Monitoring: Current Conditions

Our Mountain System Monitoring data is made possible by private donations, funding from stakeholders, and the research community.

Senator Beck Basin Study Area at Red Mountain Pass, Colorado:
- See our Archived Data for datasets and comprehensive metadata.
- All times shown are in Mountain Standard Time (MST); we do not utilize Daylight Savings time. 
- The 24-Hour summary reports below are for calendar days and end at midnight (MST).

The following are provisional data collected and displayed directly from instrumentation in Senator Beck Basin. These data have not undergone rigid quality control procedures, and should be used solely for informational purposes.

  Study Plot:
  Stream Flow:
Hourly  |  24hr
  Precipitation:
  Temps, Relative Humidity:
  Barometric Pressure:
  Wind (tabular data):
  Wind (graphical wind rose):
  Radiation Data:
  Sensor Status Workbooks
  Storm Reports  

Overview of Senator Beck Basin Study Area