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Old 03-27-2013   #1
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Will the Zion Narrows run this year?

hi guys i will be traveling thru southern utah the last week of april and am hoping the zion narrows will be running. any forecasted flows for that time from anyone down around that area will be helpful

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Old 03-29-2013   #2
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Not much snowpack but that should be the best possible window. There should be enough to do the park stretch with the free shuttle if Narrows is too low. It does'nt take much for either 300 or so.

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Old 04-11-2013   #3
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hey guys i saw southern utah just got a bit of snow. hoping the extra precip will help. any more guesses if the zion narrows will be running the end of this month
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I would say it is unlikely.
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Old 04-13-2013   #6
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Not likely unless you can perfectly hit the short peak. We are on track for a year similar to 2012. Started strong and then faded, but spring is unpredictable. Know that the Virgin can oscillate and have multiple low level peaks instead of one major release. Weather has been turbulent around here and we lost a lot of snowpack in March up to 10,000 feet in the headwaters.....we had multiple weeks between 45-55 at elevation. Horrible for rivers in Utah this year.

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