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Water Summary
Today is day 303 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 83% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7500.17 on Jul 29, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Jul 28, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 19.83 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 79.9% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 1,006,844 acre feet

This is 121.91% of the July 29th average of 825,882 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 686,791 acre feet

This is 128.9% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 314,250 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 320,053 AF
Inflows for WY 2014 are 234.87% 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
Tue, Jul 29, 2014
7500.17
0.04
662743
1913
1726
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jul 28, 2014
7500.13
-0.07
662414
1707
1976
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Jul 27, 2014
7500.20
-0.11
662990
1516
1951
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Jul 26, 2014
7500.31
-0.18
663895
1555
2281
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Jul 25, 2014
7500.49
-0.21
665378
1525
2376
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jul 24, 2014
7500.70
-0.22
667110
1507
2401
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Jul 23, 2014
7500.92
-0.14
668927
1371
1932
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Jul 22, 2014
7501.06
-0.11
670084
1429
1866
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jul 21, 2014
7501.17
0.00
670994
1523
1501
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Jul 20, 2014
7501.17
0.00
670994
1584
1561
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Jul 19, 2014
7501.17
-0.07
670994
1653
1922
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Jul 18, 2014
7501.24
-0.01
671573
1718
1737
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jul 17, 2014
7501.25
0.09
671656
1900
1501
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Jul 16, 2014
7501.16
0.09
670911
1916
1517
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7500.80
-0.06
667904.50
1629.79
1874.86
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for July 30th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7502.49
-0.06
689921.62
1475.80
1707.49
80.60
48.38
n/a
All-Time
7502.49
-0.06
689921.62
1475.80
1707.49
80.60
48.38
n/a

Last 10 July 30th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Tue, Jul 30, 2013
7463.34
-0.11
392148
1165
1502
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jul 30, 2012
7469.51
-0.24
432495
551
1348
82.4
50.0
n/a
Sat, Jul 30, 2011
7516.99
-0.25
807818
1896
3014
80.6
51.8
n/a
Fri, Jul 30, 2010
7504.25
-0.08
696695
1274
1593
80.6
53.6
n/a
Thu, Jul 30, 2009
7514.68
-0.17
787050
1289
2033
75.2
39.2
n/a
Wed, Jul 30, 2008
7511.85
0.01
761994
1946
1880
80.6
42.8
n/a
Mon, Jul 30, 2007
7513.48
0.01
776373
1788
1723
82.4
51.8
n/a
Sun, Jul 30, 2006
7513.30
-0.23
774777
1458
2463
82.4
50.0
n/a
Sat, Jul 30, 2005
7498.52
0.26
649144
1120
73
84.2
44.6
n/a
Fri, Jul 30, 2004
7493.67
-0.17
611066
1057
1559
77.0
55.4
n/a
Averages of List
7499.96
-0.10
668956.00
1354.40
1718.80
80.60
48.80
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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Weather forecast for Gunnison, CO
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