Blue Mesa Water Database

Blue Mesa, Gunnison, Crested Butte, Montrose

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Water Summary
Today is day 47 of 366 for the Water Year 2020. We are 13% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7499.89 on Nov 14, 2019
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Nov 28, 2017

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 20.11 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 79.62% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2020: 49,072 acre feet

This is 87.11% of the November 14th average of 56,332 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2020: 123,723 acre feet

This is 14.33% of last year's release of 863,400 acre feet
During WY 2020, water storage has fallen by 75,366 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 74,651 AF
Inflows for WY 2020 are 152.24% of WY 2019          Rivers feeding Blue Mesa are running at 90.73% of the Nov 16th avg. Click for Details

Blue Mesa is up 61.82 feet from one year ago.    Blue Mesa is at low for water year and down 8.69 feet from the high.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Blue Mesa is down -2.41 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Thu, Nov 14, 2019
7499.89
-0.22
660441
466
1373
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
7500.11
-0.19
662249
567
1351
n/a
n/a
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
7500.30
-0.19
663813
593
1378
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 11, 2019
7500.49
-0.20
665378
543
1371
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 10, 2019
7500.69
-0.16
667028
669
1330
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
7500.85
-0.18
668349
624
1369
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
7501.03
-0.17
669836
657
1361
n/a
n/a
Thu, Nov 07, 2019
7501.20
-0.20
671242
539
1368
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 06, 2019
7501.40
-0.17
672898
662
1367
n/a
n/a
Tue, Nov 05, 2019
7501.57
-0.17
674307
662
1367
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 04, 2019
7501.74
-0.19
675717
576
1366
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 03, 2019
7501.93
-0.18
677295
616
1365
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 02, 2019
7502.11
-0.19
678792
574
1365
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 01, 2019
7502.30
-0.21
680373
488
1363
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7501.12
-0.19
670551.29
588.29
1363.86
n/a
n/a

Averages for November 16th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Since Filled
7488.40
-0.09
577756.06
500.49
884.98
41.64
11.88
All-Time
7488.40
-0.09
577756.06
500.49
884.98
41.64
11.88

Last 10 November 16th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Fri, Nov 16, 2018
7438.16
0.01
250471
360
333
43.0
7.0
Thu, Nov 16, 2017
7500.11
-0.08
662249
419
747
57.0
14.0
Wed, Nov 16, 2016
7492.93
-0.07
604329
435
710
54.0
21.0
Mon, Nov 16, 2015
7501.42
-0.07
673064
478
766
35.0
19.0
Sun, Nov 16, 2014
7491.63
0.01
594085
635
591
26.0
5.0
Sat, Nov 16, 2013
7457.93
0.14
358618
589
160
37.0
24.0
Fri, Nov 16, 2012
7452.04
0.02
324049
300
240
42.8
10.4
Wed, Nov 16, 2011
7497.76
-0.01
643043
538
574
37.4
15.8
Tue, Nov 16, 2010
7486.50
-0.03
554415
388
499
37.4
6.8
Mon, Nov 16, 2009
7492.97
-0.03
604646
361
477
39.2
3.2
Averages of List
7481.15
-0.01
526896.90
450.30
509.70
40.88
12.62


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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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