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Water Summary
Today is day 336 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 92% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7496.18 on Aug 30, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on May 25, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 23.82 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 75.98% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 1,081,791 acre feet

This is 120.24% of the August 30th average of 899,721 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 791,952 acre feet

This is 148.64% of last year's release of 532,816 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 281,773 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 289,839 AF
Inflows for WY 2014 are 223.47% 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
Sat, Aug 30, 2014
7496.18
-0.28
630266
935
1486
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Aug 28, 2014
7496.46
-0.13
632522
1067
1579
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
7496.59
-0.13
633571
1075
1587
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Aug 26, 2014
7496.72
-0.24
634620
924
1885
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
7496.96
-0.21
636560
922
1762
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Aug 24, 2014
7497.17
-0.16
638259
1075
1710
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Aug 23, 2014
7497.33
-0.20
639554
955
1755
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Aug 22, 2014
7497.53
-0.18
641176
1009
1728
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Aug 21, 2014
7497.71
-0.22
642637
886
1770
n/a
n/a
n/a
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
Averages of List
7497.36
-0.20
639790.69
954.31
1698.23
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for September 1st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7498.18
-0.16
655616.89
890.64
1511.64
76.00
39.00
n/a
All-Time
7498.18
-0.16
655616.89
890.64
1511.64
76.00
39.00
n/a

Last 10 September 1st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sun, Sep 01, 2013
7457.06
-0.23
353385
785
1468
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Sep 01, 2012
7462.31
-0.17
385632
598
1125
75.2
44.6
n/a
Thu, Sep 01, 2011
7511.42
-0.25
758224
892
1978
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Sep 01, 2010
7500.26
-0.28
663484
631
1777
75.2
33.8
n/a
Tue, Sep 01, 2009
7505.47
-0.32
706997
583
1934
77.0
37.4
n/a
Mon, Sep 01, 2008
7507.22
-0.22
721892
927
1859
73.4
44.6
n/a
Sat, Sep 01, 2007
7510.23
-0.17
747843
957
1684
80.6
42.8
n/a
Fri, Sep 01, 2006
7506.52
-0.36
715917
860
2389
73.4
44.6
n/a
Thu, Sep 01, 2005
7495.93
-0.23
628255
622
1538
75.2
30.2
n/a
Wed, Sep 01, 2004
7486.45
-0.35
557082
467
1722
78.8
35.6
n/a
Averages of List
7494.29
-0.26
623871.10
732.20
1747.40
76.10
39.20
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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