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Water Summary
Today is day 31 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 8% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7490.83 on Oct 29, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Oct 28, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 29.17 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 70.86% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 49,643 acre feet

This is 126.09% of the October 29th average of 39,372 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 60,532 acre feet

This is 6.88% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 11,380 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 10,889 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 111.43% 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
Wed, Oct 29, 2014
7490.83
-0.09
587818
603
951
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Oct 28, 2014
7490.92
-0.10
588521
770
1158
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 27, 2014
7491.02
-0.02
589303
641
714
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Oct 26, 2014
7491.04
-0.08
589460
756
1065
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Oct 25, 2014
7491.12
0.01
590086
787
741
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Oct 24, 2014
7491.11
-0.04
590008
761
912
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Oct 23, 2014
7491.15
0.03
590321
855
729
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Oct 22, 2014
7491.12
0.04
590086
871
706
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
7491.08
0.05
589773
429
224
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
7491.03
-0.01
589382
777
809
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Oct 19, 2014
7491.04
0.06
589460
774
687
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Oct 18, 2014
7491.02
589303
851
686
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
Averages of List
7491.03
-0.00
589342.79
750.29
757.21
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for October 31st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7489.91
-0.07
589652.07
591.43
864.34
54.40
19.40
n/a
All-Time
7489.91
-0.07
589652.07
591.43
864.34
54.40
19.40
n/a

Last 10 October 31st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Thu, Oct 31, 2013
7456.34
0.09
349088
607
333
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Oct 31, 2012
7452.55
0.02
326963
339
277
60.8
19.4
n/a
Mon, Oct 31, 2011
7497.84
-0.10
643692
599
1002
57.2
17.6
n/a
Sun, Oct 31, 2010
7486.20
-0.12
552135
646
1100
51.8
23.0
n/a
Sat, Oct 31, 2009
7492.82
0.01
603460
544
498
55.4
17.6
n/a
Fri, Oct 31, 2008
7492.14
-0.03
598095
505
618
64.4
19.4
n/a
Tue, Oct 31, 2006
7499.52
0.05
657405
725
512
53.6
15.8
n/a
Mon, Oct 31, 2005
7489.34
0.03
576220
548
426
46.4
19.4
n/a
Sun, Oct 31, 2004
7476.36
0.07
480173
379
122
42.8
19.4
n/a
Fri, Oct 31, 2003
7458.78
-0.01
363772
314
341
57.2
23.0
n/a
Averages of List
7482.57
0.00
531914.56
543.56
543.11
54.05
18.95
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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