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Government of Yukon
Environment Yukon - Water Resources Branch
To collect meteorological data in support of the Yukon Streamflow Forecasting Program. The current meteorological network includes stations collecting a variety of meteorological and snow pillow data. Three of the meteorological stations were established in 1993 at different elevations within the Wolf Creek Research Basin to provide baseline data for the Wolf Creek Research Basin project.
Number of sites: 13 total sites, 8 active sites
Parameter measured: Meteorological - Humidity, Meteorological - Other, Snowpack - Other, Meteorological - Precipitation, Snowpack - Snow depth, Snowpack - Snow water equivalent, Meteorological - Temperature, Meteorological - Wind
Period of record: 1986 to present
Sampling frequencies: Continuous, Continuous Seasonal, Real time
Data availability: Data requests can be made to Water Resources Branch.
Network URL: http://www.env.gov.yk.ca/air-water-waste/snow_survey.php
Name: Benoit Turcotte
Address: PO Box 2703 (V-310)
Whitehorse YT Y1A 2C6