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Water Summary
Today is day 20 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 5% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7491.04 on Oct 19, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Oct 17, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 28.96 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 71.06% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 33,575 acre feet

This is 125.78% of the October 19th average of 26,693 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 43,286 acre feet

This is 4.92% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 9,738 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 9,711 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 112.54% 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
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
7491.04
0.06
589460
774
687
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
Wed, Oct 08, 2014
7491.53
-0.18
593300
820
1522
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Oct 07, 2014
7491.71
-0.15
594713
934
1518
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 06, 2014
7491.86
-0.07
595892
909
1176
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Oct 05, 2014
7491.93
-0.11
596442
1009
1435
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7491.22
-0.07
590877.31
902.15
1176.15
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for October 20th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7490.90
-0.06
597613.98
684.50
952.05
60.00
26.83
n/a
All-Time
7490.90
-0.06
597613.98
684.50
952.05
60.00
26.83
n/a

Last 10 October 20th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sun, Oct 20, 2013
7456.56
-0.07
350398
665
869
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Oct 20, 2012
7452.31
0.03
325590
364
271
69.8
17.6
n/a
Thu, Oct 20, 2011
7499.79
-0.19
659620
590
1369
60.8
19.4
n/a
Wed, Oct 20, 2010
7487.39
-0.25
561206
396
1354
62.6
28.4
n/a
Tue, Oct 20, 2009
7494.36
-0.16
615684
668
1304
50.0
37.4
n/a
Mon, Oct 20, 2008
7494.04
613135
636
1351
60.8
24.8
n/a
Fri, Oct 20, 2006
7499.86
-0.04
660194
1041
1242
50.0
n/a
n/a
Thu, Oct 20, 2005
7489.50
-0.04
577461
845
995
55.4
35.6
n/a
Wed, Oct 20, 2004
7476.50
-0.15
481095
397
928
60.8
26.6
n/a
Mon, Oct 20, 2003
7459.79
0.13
369953
408
0
69.8
24.8
n/a
Averages of List
7483.37
-0.11
538264.78
622.44
1075.89
58.78
27.11
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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