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Water Summary
Today is day 297 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 81% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7500.92 on Jul 23, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Jul 22, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 19.08 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 80.64% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 987,559 acre feet

This is 122.35% of the July 23rd average of 807,177 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 661,579 acre feet

This is 124.17% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 320,434 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 325,980 AF
Inflows for WY 2014 are 236.28% 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, 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
Tue, Jul 15, 2014
7501.07
-0.06
670167
1978
2204
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jul 14, 2014
7501.13
0.02
670663
2171
2064
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Jul 13, 2014
7501.11
0.28
670498
2172
981
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Jul 12, 2014
7500.83
0.12
668183
2207
1684
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Jul 11, 2014
7500.71
0.14
667193
2095
1489
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jul 10, 2014
7500.57
0.12
666038
2093
1571
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7501.04
0.03
669919.64
1843.57
1680.71
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for July 24th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7502.82
-0.03
692333.40
1588.02
1677.91
79.76
49.80
n/a
All-Time
7502.82
-0.03
692333.40
1588.02
1677.91
79.76
49.80
n/a

Last 10 July 24th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Wed, Jul 24, 2013
7464.44
-0.26
399177
754
1580
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Jul 24, 2012
7471.00
-0.22
442572
564
1301
78.8
48.2
n/a
Sun, Jul 24, 2011
7518.52
-0.22
821729
2216
3198
55.0
53.6
n/a
Sat, Jul 24, 2010
7505.18
-0.16
704542
863
1523
84.2
48.2
n/a
Fri, Jul 24, 2009
7515.63
-0.20
795556
1185
2067
84.2
51.8
n/a
Thu, Jul 24, 2008
7511.35
0.25
757611
2795
1670
80.6
48.2
n/a
Tue, Jul 24, 2007
7513.40
-0.06
775664
1604
1849
84.2
48.2
n/a
Mon, Jul 24, 2006
7514.25
-0.18
783215
1019
1804
82.4
51.8
n/a
Sun, Jul 24, 2005
7498.53
-0.06
649228
1498
1681
82.4
51.8
n/a
Sat, Jul 24, 2004
7494.78
0.30
619514
1189
0
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7500.71
-0.08
674880.80
1368.70
1667.30
78.98
50.23
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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