Blue Mesa Water Database

Blue Mesa, Gunnison, Crested Butte, Montrose



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Water Summary
Today is day 138 of 365 for the Water Year 2019. We are 38% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7437.98 on Feb 12, 2019
Blue Mesa has never been measured within 2" of this elevation

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 82.02 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 30.09% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2019: 91,959 acre feet

This is 69.52% of the February 12th average of 132,273 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2019: 123,987 acre feet

This is 13.75% of last year's release of 902,048 acre feet
During WY 2019, water storage has fallen by 32,812 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 32,028 AF
Inflows for WY 2019 are 70.59% of WY 2018          Rivers feeding are running at NAN% of the avg. Click for Details

Blue Mesa is down -48.17 feet from one year ago

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Blue Mesa is down -0.42 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Tue, Feb 12, 2019
7437.98
-0.08
249589
325
520
n/a
n/a
Mon, Feb 11, 2019
7438.06
-0.10
249981
381
625
n/a
n/a
Sun, Feb 10, 2019
7438.16
-0.07
250471
270
441
n/a
n/a
Sat, Feb 09, 2019
7438.23
-0.07
250815
287
459
n/a
n/a
Fri, Feb 08, 2019
7438.30
-0.02
251159
281
328
n/a
n/a
Thu, Feb 07, 2019
7438.32
-0.06
251257
335
481
n/a
n/a
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
7438.38
-0.18
251552
416
861
n/a
n/a
Tue, Feb 05, 2019
7438.56
0.02
252439
412
360
n/a
n/a
Mon, Feb 04, 2019
7438.54
0.01
252340
269
242
n/a
n/a
Sun, Feb 03, 2019
7438.53
0.08
252291
433
232
n/a
n/a
Sat, Feb 02, 2019
7438.45
0.01
251897
285
258
n/a
n/a
Fri, Feb 01, 2019
7438.44
0.04
251848
328
226
n/a
n/a
Thu, Jan 31, 2019
7438.40
0.00
251651
264
262
n/a
n/a
Wed, Jan 30, 2019
7438.40
0.01
251651
285
257
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7438.34
-0.03
251352.93
326.50
396.57
n/a
n/a

Averages for February 15th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Since Filled
7475.58
-0.18
478769.98
431.50
1036.06
33.14
8.40
All-Time
7475.58
-0.18
478769.98
431.50
1036.06
33.14
8.40

Last 10 February 15th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Thu, Feb 15, 2018
7486.04
-0.02
550920
466
539
37.0
27.0
Wed, Feb 15, 2017
7489.83
-0.14
580023
483
1028
28.0
8.0
Mon, Feb 15, 2016
7488.99
-0.15
573512
494
1075
39.0
14.0
Sun, Feb 15, 2015
7485.36
-0.02
545773
458
530
39.0
6.0
Sat, Feb 15, 2014
7463.62
0.08
393931
369
109
46.0
28.0
Fri, Feb 15, 2013
7452.81
0.00
328454
292
289
33.8
-0.4
Wed, Feb 15, 2012
7484.26
-0.06
537495
314
537
33.8
6.8
Tue, Feb 15, 2011
7485.33
-0.14
545547
322
852
33.8
1.4
Mon, Feb 15, 2010
7485.92
-0.11
550010
437
854
33.8
1.4
Sun, Feb 15, 2009
7487.30
-0.12
560518
391
850
26.6
-0.4
Averages of List
7480.95
-0.07
516618.30
402.60
666.30
35.08
9.18


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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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Water data sourced from Blue Mesa Source Data
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