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Water Summary
Today is day 356 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 98% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7493.29 on Sep 20, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Sep 19, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 26.71 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 73.2% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 1,118,212 acre feet

This is 119.76% of the September 20th average of 933,698 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 851,969 acre feet

This is 159.9% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 258,686 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 266,243 AF
Inflows for WY 2014 are 214.27% of WY 2013          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
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
Tue, Sep 16, 2014
7493.98
-0.18
612658
609
1316
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Sep 15, 2014
7494.16
-0.13
614091
804
1310
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Sep 14, 2014
7494.29
-0.13
615126
760
1266
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Sep 13, 2014
7494.42
0.00
616162
1328
1312
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Sep 12, 2014
7494.42
-0.17
616162
790
1458
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Sep 11, 2014
7494.59
-0.03
617519
1056
1160
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Sep 10, 2014
7494.62
0.02
617758
1327
1230
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Sep 09, 2014
7494.60
0.00
617599
1378
1362
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Sep 08, 2014
7494.60
-0.09
617599
864
1210
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Sep 07, 2014
7494.69
-0.17
618317
669
1338
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7494.18
-0.11
614260.07
890.00
1324.21
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for September 21st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7494.92
-0.12
629468.73
761.60
1245.51
65.12
32.72
n/a
All-Time
7494.92
-0.12
629468.73
761.60
1245.51
65.12
32.72
n/a

Last 10 September 21st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sat, Sep 21, 2013
7454.82
0.00
340114
1099
1089
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Sep 21, 2012
7457.19
-0.28
354164
239
1077
75.2
32.0
n/a
Wed, Sep 21, 2011
7506.85
-0.17
718731
801
1518
71.6
30.2
n/a
Tue, Sep 21, 2010
7495.58
0.08
625442
337
0
73.4
35.6
n/a
Mon, Sep 21, 2009
7501.92
-0.44
677212
651
2398
51.8
24.8
n/a
Sun, Sep 21, 2008
7501.47
-0.34
673478
626
2033
73.4
33.8
n/a
Fri, Sep 21, 2007
7505.07
-0.28
703610
902
2083
75.2
33.8
n/a
Thu, Sep 21, 2006
7501.87
-0.24
676798
741
1731
46.4
37.4
n/a
Wed, Sep 21, 2005
7492.29
-0.19
599277
668
1410
64.4
39.2
n/a
Tue, Sep 21, 2004
7481.55
-0.22
521857
742
1512
51.8
33.8
n/a
Averages of List
7489.86
-0.21
589068.30
680.60
1485.10
64.80
33.40
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
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
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