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Blue Mesa
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Water Summary
Today is day 152 of 365 for the Water Year 2015. We are 42% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7485.44 on Feb 26, 2015
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Feb 25, 2015

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 34.56 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 65.87% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2015: 178,832 acre feet

This is 123.22% of the February 26th average of 145,134 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2015: 230,245 acre feet

This is 26.18% of last year's release of 879,311 acre feet
During WY 2015, water storage has fallen by 52,820 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 51,413 AF
Inflows for WY 2015 are 121.33% 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, Feb 26, 2015
7485.44
-0.01
546378
537
570
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Feb 25, 2015
7485.45
0.00
546453
480
475
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Feb 24, 2015
7485.45
0.01
546453
507
464
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Feb 23, 2015
7485.44
0.02
546378
589
508
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Feb 22, 2015
7485.42
0.07
546227
731
459
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Feb 21, 2015
7485.35
0.00
545698
526
521
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Feb 20, 2015
7485.35
0.02
545698
544
464
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Feb 19, 2015
7485.33
0.00
545547
502
498
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Feb 18, 2015
7485.33
-0.03
545547
396
506
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Feb 17, 2015
7485.36
-0.01
545773
460
494
n/a
n/a
n/a
Mon, Feb 16, 2015
7485.37
0.01
545849
606
564
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sun, Feb 15, 2015
7485.36
-0.02
545773
458
530
n/a
n/a
n/a
Sat, Feb 14, 2015
7485.38
0.00
545924
475
471
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Feb 13, 2015
7485.38
0.01
545924
514
473
n/a
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7485.39
0.01
545973.00
523.21
499.79
n/a
n/a
n/a

Averages for March 1st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
7471.73
-0.21
452651.91
448.93
1151.17
32.98
10.07
n/a
All-Time
7471.73
-0.21
452651.91
448.93
1151.17
32.98
10.07
n/a

Last 10 March 1st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sat, Mar 01, 2014
7464.38
0.07
398792
532
301
n/a
n/a
n/a
Fri, Mar 01, 2013
7452.95
0.00
329258
301
297
37.4
10.4
n/a
Thu, Mar 01, 2012
7483.64
-0.02
532855
471
541
30.2
12.2
n/a
Tue, Mar 01, 2011
7483.28
-0.18
530170
374
1045
37.4
8.6
n/a
Mon, Mar 01, 2010
7485.28
-0.05
545169
433
619
32.0
-0.4
n/a
Sun, Mar 01, 2009
7486.13
-0.06
551603
433
658
39.2
8.6
n/a
Sat, Mar 01, 2008
7472.57
-0.16
453320
456
1008
28.4
15.8
n/a
Thu, Mar 01, 2007
7478.71
-0.18
496636
501
1152
19.4
1.4
n/a
Wed, Mar 01, 2006
7488.41
-0.07
569038
517
782
42.8
23.0
n/a
Tue, Mar 01, 2005
7472.93
-0.46
457673
358
1891
37.4
12.2
n/a
Averages of List
7476.83
-0.11
486451.40
437.60
829.40
33.80
10.20
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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