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Water Summary
Today is day 59 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 16% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7491.71 on Nov 26, 2014
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Nov 25, 2014

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 28.29 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 71.7% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 83,837 acre feet

This is 120.29% of the November 26th average of 69,697 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 87,577 acre feet

This is 9.96% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 4,485 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 3,740 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 110.12% 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, Nov 26, 2014
7491.71
0.05
594713
647
445
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Nov 25, 2014
7491.66
0.00
594320
528
524
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 24, 2014
7491.66
0.03
594320
646
524
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 23, 2014
7491.63
0.02
594085
656
573
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 22, 2014
7491.61
0.00
593928
544
540
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 21, 2014
7491.61
-0.01
593928
629
665
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Nov 20, 2014
7491.62
-0.01
594006
507
543
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 19, 2014
7491.63
-0.09
594085
323
676
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Nov 18, 2014
7491.72
0.07
594792
530
249
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 17, 2014
7491.65
0.02
594242
369
286
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 16, 2014
7491.63
0.01
594085
635
591
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 15, 2014
7491.62
0.10
594006
692
292
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 14, 2014
7491.52
0.10
593221
714
315
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Nov 13, 2014
7491.42
0.06
592437
646
404
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7491.62
0.02
594012.00
576.14
473.36
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for November 28th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7487.72
-0.11
571031.98
465.00
929.23
34.60
8.80
n/a
All-Time
7487.72
-0.11
571031.98
465.00
929.23
34.60
8.80
n/a

Last 10 November 28th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Thu, Nov 28, 2013
7459.23
0.07
366519
410
191
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 28, 2012
7452.38
-0.02
325990
229
284
41.0
3.2
n/a
Mon, Nov 28, 2011
7497.10
-0.12
637692
437
922
50.0
17.6
n/a
Sun, Nov 28, 2010
7486.68
0.12
555785
464
0
28.4
8.6
n/a
Sat, Nov 28, 2009
7492.88
0.09
603934
367
4
44.6
6.8
n/a
Fri, Nov 28, 2008
7491.34
-0.07
591810
423
696
39.2
17.6
n/a
Tue, Nov 28, 2006
7498.54
-0.13
649391
738
1269
37.4
19.4
n/a
Mon, Nov 28, 2005
7489.88
-0.06
580411
354
586
21.2
3.2
n/a
Sun, Nov 28, 2004
7478.35
0.02
493823
410
334
28.4
10.4
n/a
Fri, Nov 28, 2003
7459.71
0.02
369461
364
299
21.2
-7.6
n/a
Averages of List
7482.93
-0.01
533928.33
425.78
476.22
36.28
10.85
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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