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Water Summary
Today is day 1 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 0% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7492.28 on Sep 30, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Sep 29, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 27.72 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 72.24% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 1,137,835 acre feet

This is 119.96% of the September 30th average of 948,484 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 879,311 acre feet

This is 165.03% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
For WY 2015, water storage has seen no net change and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 258,524 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 0% 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
Tue, Sep 30, 2014
7492.28
0.05
599198
1562
1351
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Sep 29, 2014
7492.23
-0.09
598804
982
1327
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Sep 28, 2014
7492.32
-0.12
599513
981
1445
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Sep 27, 2014
7492.44
-0.15
600459
778
1362
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Sep 26, 2014
7492.59
-0.15
601643
837
1421
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Sep 25, 2014
7492.74
-0.14
602827
887
1432
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Sep 24, 2014
7492.88
-0.09
603934
935
1281
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Sep 23, 2014
7492.97
-0.08
604646
1062
1368
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Sep 22, 2014
7493.05
-0.07
605279
1118
1383
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Sep 21, 2014
7493.12
-0.17
605833
751
1415
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Sep 20, 2014
7493.29
-0.14
607179
689
1234
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Sep 19, 2014
7493.43
-0.20
608289
666
1451
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Sep 18, 2014
7493.63
-0.18
609876
732
1438
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Sep 17, 2014
7493.81
-0.17
611306
788
1454
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7492.91
-0.12
604199.00
912.00
1383.00
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for October 1st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7493.37
-0.14
617272.73
720.47
1243.18
67.28
29.84
n/a
All-Time
7493.37
-0.14
617272.73
720.47
1243.18
67.28
29.84
n/a

Last 10 October 1st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Tue, Oct 01, 2013
7456.30
0.06
348850
1104
916
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 01, 2012
7454.55
-0.27
338534
312
1100
69.8
32.0
n/a
Sat, Oct 01, 2011
7504.23
-0.31
696527
770
2074
69.8
32.0
n/a
Fri, Oct 01, 2010
7493.17
-0.37
606229
379
1846
75.2
30.2
n/a
Thu, Oct 01, 2009
7498.42
-0.29
648412
624
1805
57.2
10.4
n/a
Wed, Oct 01, 2008
7498.41
-0.20
648331
923
1733
71.6
28.4
n/a
Mon, Oct 01, 2007
7503.24
0.18
688221
772
0
60.8
41.0
n/a
Sun, Oct 01, 2006
7500.51
-0.15
665541
860
1473
66.2
24.8
n/a
Sat, Oct 01, 2005
7490.94
0.03
588677
681
552
71.6
33.8
n/a
Fri, Oct 01, 2004
7479.09
-0.44
504320
649
2219
57.2
35.6
n/a
Averages of List
7487.89
-0.18
573364.20
707.40
1371.80
66.60
29.80
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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Water data courtesy of US Bureau of Reclamation
*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):    Gunnison, CO Weather
Weather forecast for Gunnison, CO
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
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