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Water Summary
Today is day 123 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 34% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7485.58 on Jan 29, 2015
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Jan 28, 2015

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 34.42 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 66% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 150,046 acre feet

This is 122.97% of the January 29th average of 122,023 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 200,619 acre feet

This is 22.82% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 51,762 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 50,573 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 119.99% 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
Thu, Jan 29, 2015
7485.58
-0.05
547436
440
627
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Jan 28, 2015
7485.63
-0.05
547814
563
751
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Jan 27, 2015
7485.68
-0.06
548193
480
706
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jan 26, 2015
7485.74
-0.07
548647
547
811
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Jan 25, 2015
7485.81
-0.13
549177
471
965
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Jan 24, 2015
7485.94
-0.16
550162
411
1020
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Jan 23, 2015
7486.10
-0.12
551376
413
869
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jan 22, 2015
7486.22
-0.14
552287
469
1002
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Jan 21, 2015
7486.36
-0.14
553350
477
1011
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Jan 20, 2015
7486.50
-0.14
554415
549
1083
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Jan 19, 2015
7486.64
-0.13
555481
515
1011
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Jan 18, 2015
7486.77
-0.23
556471
449
1331
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Jan 17, 2015
7487.00
-0.19
558226
490
1218
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Jan 16, 2015
7487.19
-0.24
559677
417
1340
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7486.23
-0.13
552336.57
477.93
981.79
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for January 31st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7477.27
-0.18
490779.57
415.96
1051.54
28.24
1.89
n/a
All-Time
7477.27
-0.18
490779.57
415.96
1051.54
28.24
1.89
n/a

Last 10 January 31st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Fri, Jan 31, 2014
7462.81
0.11
388788
513
159
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jan 31, 2013
7452.77
0.05
328224
354
206
33.8
8.6
n/a
Tue, Jan 31, 2012
7485.29
-0.09
545245
365
704
28.4
-4.0
n/a
Mon, Jan 31, 2011
7486.44
-0.02
553959
378
451
26.6
3.2
n/a
Sun, Jan 31, 2010
7487.22
0.00
559906
422
418
33.8
-0.4
n/a
Sat, Jan 31, 2009
7488.62
0.10
570655
394
2
19.4
-11.2
n/a
Thu, Jan 31, 2008
7481.92
-0.27
520082
579
1581
10.4
-11.2
n/a
Wed, Jan 31, 2007
7482.56
-0.31
524818
518
1675
26.6
-7.6
n/a
Tue, Jan 31, 2006
7489.06
-0.04
574054
472
625
26.6
3.2
n/a
Mon, Jan 31, 2005
7477.11
-0.07
485653
413
626
28.4
14.0
n/a
Averages of List
7479.38
-0.05
505138.40
440.80
644.70
26.00
-0.60
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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