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Water Summary
Today is day 24 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 7% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7491.12 on Oct 22, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Oct 21, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 28.88 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 71.14% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 39,382 acre feet

This is 128.4% of the October 22nd average of 30,672 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 48,096 acre feet

This is 5.47% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 9,112 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 8,714 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 111.85% of WY 2014          Rivers feeding are running at 0% of the May 6th avg. Click for Details

  


View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
7491.12
0.04
590086
871
706
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
7491.08
0.05
589773
429
224
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
7491.03
-0.01
589382
777
809
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
7491.04
0.06
589460
774
687
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Oct 18, 2014
7491.02
589303
851
686
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Oct 17, 2014
7490.98
0.09
588991
752
390
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Oct 16, 2014
7490.89
0.01
588287
877
829
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Oct 15, 2014
7490.88
-0.09
588208
888
1235
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Oct 14, 2014
7490.97
-0.12
588912
997
1462
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 13, 2014
7491.09
-0.04
589851
942
1092
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Oct 12, 2014
7491.13
-0.08
590164
875
1182
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Oct 11, 2014
7491.21
-0.05
590791
1022
1211
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Oct 10, 2014
7491.26
-0.06
591183
970
1197
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Oct 09, 2014
7491.32
-0.21
591653
968
1789
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7491.07
-0.03
589717.43
856.64
964.21
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for October 24th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7490.51
-0.10
594509.84
637.66
1017.41
56.80
23.00
n/a
All-Time
7490.51
-0.10
594509.84
637.66
1017.41
56.80
23.00
n/a

Last 10 October 24th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Thu, Oct 24, 2013
7456.41
-0.03
349504
645
730
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Oct 24, 2012
7452.42
0.01
326218
334
300
59.0
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 24, 2011
7498.99
-0.21
653065
456
1315
66.2
17.6
n/a
Sun, Oct 24, 2010
7486.98
-0.13
558073
513
1006
50.0
28.4
n/a
Sat, Oct 24, 2009
7493.62
-0.19
609797
497
1251
46.4
30.2
n/a
Fri, Oct 24, 2008
7493.24
-0.17
606783
455
1127
64.4
15.8
n/a
Tue, Oct 24, 2006
7499.56
-0.10
657733
977
1383
50.0
19.4
n/a
Mon, Oct 24, 2005
7489.43
-0.07
576920
695
960
62.6
24.8
n/a
Sun, Oct 24, 2004
7476.16
-0.12
478826
448
834
50.0
21.2
n/a
Fri, Oct 24, 2003
7459.70
-0.20
369401
346
959
62.6
26.6
n/a
Averages of List
7482.98
-0.11
535213.22
557.78
989.56
56.08
22.49
n/a


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Measurements are taken at 11:59 pm of the date listed
Temperature data is from Gunnison, CO
CHANGE represents water elevation change from previous day

Units used in each measurement:
Elevation - Feet above sea level
Change - Feet difference over previous measurement
Content - Acre Feet
Inflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
Outflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
All Temps - Degrees Farhenheit
The Water Year runs from October 1 to September 30 of the next year
Acre Feet = 1 * Flow CFS
TP = Total Precipitation



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*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):    Gunnison, CO Weather
Weather forecast for Gunnison, CO
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