Alkali Draw



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.0316644°, -107.2156348°
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3035 ft. (925 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Alkali Draw is covered by the Van Dusen Spring, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Smiley Coulee 0.9 mi
Wickstrom Coulee 3.6 mi
Lynch Coulee 5.1 mi
Klein Coulee 5.1 mi
Harston Coulee 8.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Woody Creek, CO 537 mi
Leadville, CO 540 mi
Collbran, CO 540 mi
Snowmass Village, CO 540 mi
Aspen, CO 542 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Van Dusen Spring Water 1.4 mi
Michel Number 1 Dam Man-made 2.6 mi
Drew Number 1 Dam Man-made 2.6 mi
Blue Drew Number 1 Dam Man-made 3.2 mi
Guesanborn Reservoir Water 3.3 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is INGOMAR 14 NE which is approximately 21 miles away and has an elevation of 2,795 feet (240 feet lower than Alkali Draw). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January .44" 31.0° 3.9°
February .28" 38.5° 11.0°
March .52" 48.8° 20.6°
April 1.07" 60.7° 30.4°
May 2.26" 70.7° 40.3°
June 2.30" 80.1° 49.6°
July 1.49" 88.3° 54.6°
August .91" 87.8° 52.9°
September 1.27" 75.8° 41.2°
October .81" 62.6° 29.9°
November .48" 43.9° 16.7°
December .47" 34.0° 6.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 59% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 89% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.