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Water Summary
Today is day 326 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 89% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7497.93 on Aug 20, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on May 27, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 22.07 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 77.69% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 1,064,241 acre feet

This is 120.92% of the August 20th average of 880,152 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 761,680 acre feet

This is 142.95% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 295,931 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 302,561 AF
Inflows for WY 2014 are 225.97% 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
Wed, Aug 20, 2014
7497.93
-0.22
644424
859
1744
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
7498.15
-0.24
646213
824
1792
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
7498.39
-0.14
648168
961
1519
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Aug 17, 2014
7498.53
-0.21
649309
914
1760
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Aug 16, 2014
7498.74
-0.18
651023
1021
1744
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
7498.92
-0.15
652493
1122
1723
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Aug 14, 2014
7499.07
-0.15
653719
1180
1781
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
7499.22
-0.14
654947
1182
1741
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
7499.36
-0.13
656093
1209
1728
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
7499.49
-0.11
657159
1172
1608
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Aug 10, 2014
7499.60
-0.11
658061
1220
1656
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Aug 09, 2014
7499.71
-0.11
658963
1251
1687
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Aug 08, 2014
7499.82
-0.09
659866
1358
1712
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Aug 07, 2014
7499.91
-0.08
660605
1442
1754
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7499.06
-0.15
653645.93
1122.50
1710.64
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for August 22nd

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7499.93
-0.12
669520.24
1041.69
1530.07
79.34
41.36
n/a
All-Time
7499.93
-0.12
669520.24
1041.69
1530.07
79.34
41.36
n/a

Last 10 August 22nd's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Wed, Aug 21, 2013
7459.68
-0.22
369277
773
1442
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Aug 21, 2012
7464.71
-0.24
400913
538
1304
80.6
41.0
n/a
Sun, Aug 21, 2011
7514.02
-0.22
781168
1073
2041
82.4
48.2
n/a
Sat, Aug 21, 2010
7502.27
-0.13
680123
998
1526
78.8
42.8
n/a
Fri, Aug 21, 2009
7509.07
-0.32
737792
671
2135
84.2
39.2
n/a
Thu, Aug 21, 2008
7509.78
-0.18
743937
1085
1854
84.2
37.4
n/a
Tue, Aug 21, 2007
7512.33
-0.16
766215
1101
1794
84.2
42.8
n/a
Mon, Aug 21, 2006
7509.28
-0.32
739605
945
2325
77.0
42.8
n/a
Sun, Aug 21, 2005
7497.44
-0.10
640446
1015
1325
75.2
39.2
n/a
Sat, Aug 21, 2004
7489.43
0.16
579015
605
0
68.0
37.4
n/a
Averages of List
7496.80
-0.17
643849.10
880.40
1574.60
79.40
41.20
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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