Blue Mesa Water Database

Blue Mesa, Gunnison, Crested Butte, Montrose

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Water Summary
Today is day 247 of 366 for the Water Year 2020. We are 67% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7486.65 on Jun 1, 2020
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Jan 30, 2020

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 33.35 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 66.97% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2020: 382,944 acre feet

This is 80.21% of the June 1st average of 477,400 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2020: 561,227 acre feet

This is 65% of last year's release of 863,400 acre feet
During WY 2020, water storage has fallen by 180,250 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 178,283 AF
Inflows for WY 2020 are 79.4% of WY 2019          Rivers feeding Blue Mesa are running at 85.53% of the Jun 2nd avg. Click for Details

Blue Mesa is up 15.78 feet from one year ago.    Blue Mesa is up 6.40 feet from the low for water year.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Blue Mesa is up 3.35 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Mon, Jun 01, 2020
7486.65
0.77
555557
3949
981
78.0
45.0
Sun, May 31, 2020
7485.88
0.73
549707
3884
1082
75.0
48.0
Sat, May 30, 2020
7485.15
0.60
544188
3481
1186
76.0
43.0
Fri, May 29, 2020
7484.55
0.39
539672
2734
1240
81.0
45.0
Thu, May 28, 2020
7484.16
0.28
536745
2404
1329
79.0
38.0
Wed, May 27, 2020
7483.88
0.20
534649
2062
1290
74.0
38.0
Tue, May 26, 2020
7483.68
0.24
533154
1967
1046
72.0
26.0
Mon, May 25, 2020
7483.44
0.25
531363
2112
1154
64.0
27.0
Sun, May 24, 2020
7483.19
0.23
529499
2291
1411
60.0
34.0
Sat, May 23, 2020
7482.96
0.15
527788
2517
1937
67.0
33.0
Fri, May 22, 2020
7482.81
-0.05
526673
2663
2834
72.0
23.0
Thu, May 21, 2020
7482.86
-0.13
527045
3008
3479
65.0
21.0
Wed, May 20, 2020
7482.99
-0.31
528011
2733
3879
66.0
37.0
Tue, May 19, 2020
7483.30
-0.27
530319
2529
3527
77.0
33.0
Averages of List
7483.96
0.22
535312.14
2738.14
1883.93
71.86
35.07

Averages for June 3rd

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHG vs TODAY CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Since Filled
7486.25
0.77
558560.80
4490.71
1515.53
75.09
37.54
All-Time
7486.25
0.77
558560.80
4490.71
1515.53
75.09
37.54

Last 10 June 3rd's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Mon, Jun 03, 2019
7469.99
-0.31
435728
4932
5970
76.0
41.0
Sun, Jun 03, 2018
7480.87
0.09
512356
1881
1530
79.0
32.0
Sat, Jun 03, 2017
7491.62
0.03
594006
6223
6085
73.0
35.0
Fri, Jun 03, 2016
7491.00
0.89
589147
4788
1266
75.0
39.0
Wed, Jun 03, 2015
7502.03
1.22
678126
5117
0
75.0
33.0
Tue, Jun 03, 2014
7504.37
0.76
697706
8578
5336
77.0
42.0
Mon, Jun 03, 2013
7465.41
0.43
405434
2311
893
75.0
35.0
Sun, Jun 03, 2012
7482.79
-0.03
526525
1249
1343
80.6
42.8
Fri, Jun 03, 2011
7480.72
0.94
511257
6315
2835
78.8
33.8
Thu, Jun 03, 2010
7495.44
0.98
624319
4318
346
80.6
39.2
Averages of List
7486.42
0.50
557460.40
4571.20
2560.40
77.00
37.28


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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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The water year runs from Oct 1 - Sept 30
*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):    Gunnison, CO Weather
Water data sourced from Blue Mesa Source Data
Weather forecast for Gunnison, CO
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification


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