hydrologist http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Experts predict below average runoff in Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/experts-predict-below-average-runoff-wyoming <p>Early predictions by federal hydrologists foresee below average mountain runoff in Wyoming this year because of a dearth of snow so far this winter.</p><p>Based on current snowfall in the mountains, hydrologists estimate that Wyoming&#39;s runoff this year will be about 81 percent of average.</p><p>The U.S. Agriculture Department&#39;s Natural Resources Conservation Service in Casper released its first spring runoff estimate on Tuesday. The agency will issue additional estimates into June.</p> Wed, 11 Jan 2012 14:48:48 +0000 The Associated Press 17913 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Experts predict below average runoff in Wyoming