Lake Powell, Houseboating, Glen Canyon, Striped Bass

Lake Powell

Lake Powell
For September 21st, 2019
Snowpack is 64% of avg
TotalPrecip is 113.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 484.37 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 357 of 365 for the Water Year 2019. We are 98% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3616.37 on Sep 20, 2019
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Feb 25, 2018
There are currently 4,360,604,431,244 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 83.63 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 55.02% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2019: 11,613,301 acre feet

This is 110.2% of the September 20th average of 10,538,095 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2019: 8,763,024 acre feet

This is 116.84% of the minimum required of 7,500,000 acre feet
During WY 2019, water storage has risen by 2,365,925 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 2,850,277 AF
The 28 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 86.08% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2019 are 218.59% of WY 2018         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 94.99% of the Sep 21st avg. Click for Details


Lake Powell is up 22.41 feet from one year ago.    Lake Powell is down 5.31 feet from the high for water year.


View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Lake Powell is down -1.46 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Fri, Sep 20, 2019
3616.37
-0.10
13382186
7244
12038
n/a
n/a
n/a
Thu, Sep 19, 2019
3616.47
-0.12
13392590
6005
11936
n/a
n/a
n/a
Wed, Sep 18, 2019
3616.59
-0.08
13405082
8256
11921
0.0
0.0
75.0
Tue, Sep 17, 2019
3616.67
-0.12
13413414
5896
11832
0.0
0.0
75.0
Mon, Sep 16, 2019
3616.79
-0.14
13425919
4710
11785
90.0
64.0
75.0
Sun, Sep 15, 2019
3616.93
-0.07
13440517
7492
10595
89.0
66.0
76.0
Sat, Sep 14, 2019
3617.00
-0.10
13447820
7056
11864
93.0
60.0
76.0
Fri, Sep 13, 2019
3617.10
-0.12
13458257
6141
12090
88.0
58.0
77.0
Thu, Sep 12, 2019
3617.22
-0.14
13470789
4401
11491
82.0
58.0
77.0
Wed, Sep 11, 2019
3617.36
-0.10
13485419
6909
11727
n/a
n/a
n/a
Tue, Sep 10, 2019
3617.46
-0.13
13495876
5179
11708
89.0
71.0
77.0
Mon, Sep 09, 2019
3617.59
-0.11
13509477
3580
11824
91.0
63.0
77.0
Sun, Sep 08, 2019
3617.70
-0.13
13520992
2799
9335
91.0
75.0
78.0
Sat, Sep 07, 2019
3617.83
-0.10
13534610
6743
11571
98.0
73.0
78.0
Averages of List
3617.08
-0.11
13455925
5887
11551
73.7
53.5
76.5

Averages for September 22nd

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3648.06
-0.07
17431074
9198
13319
82.2
57.2
73.6
All-Time
3634.27
-0.08
15837421
9187
12734
82.4
57.0
73.6

Last 10 September 22nd's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sat, Sep 22, 2018
3593.62
0.15
11151397
3932
11228
0.0
0.0
75.0
Fri, Sep 22, 2017
3628.87
-0.13
14726674
4995
11928
79.0
57.0
74.0
Thu, Sep 22, 2016
3610.92
-0.20
12823128
2034
12214
75.0
52.0
73.0
Tue, Sep 22, 2015
3606.86
-0.12
12416832
6732
12386
81.0
68.0
78.0
Mon, Sep 22, 2014
3605.58
-0.08
12290540
6916
10389
86.0
64.9
77.0
Sun, Sep 22, 2013
3591.20
0.00
10929487
9546
8811
78.1
59.0
67.0
Sat, Sep 22, 2012
3622.12
-0.07
13989167
4894
8076
91.0
63.0
74.0
Thu, Sep 22, 2011
3653.74
-0.08
17685752
14150
15479
90.0
64.0
74.0
Wed, Sep 22, 2010
3633.76
0.05
15278211
6762
8133
87.1
68.0
73.0
Tue, Sep 22, 2009
3635.89
-0.05
15522983
8458
10037
73.9
53.1
75.0
Averages of List
3618.26
-0.05
13681417
6842
10868
74.1
54.9
74.0


Accessibility of Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Friday, September 20th, 2019 where elevation was 3616.37'

SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Halls Crossing Launch
3550.00
3548.00
68.37 Above
Open and Usable
Wahweap
3558.00
3556.00
60.37 Above
Open and Usable
Bullfrog (Main Launch)
3578.00
3576.00
40.37 Above
Open and Usable
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
36.37 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point
3588.00
3587.00
29.37 Above
Open and Usable
Dominguez Butte Cut-Off
3602.00
3600.00
16.37 Above
Open and Usable
Gunsight to Padre Bay Cut-Off
3613.00
3609.00
7.37 Above
Open and Usable
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
28.63 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
32.63 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
43.63 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
51.63 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
63.63 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Blue Notch is unknown and really just shoreline launching at whatever point feels good. No minimum given except amount of courage it takes to reach this launch.


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Measurements are taken at 11:59 pm of the date listed
Temperature data is from Wahweap, AZ
Water temperature data is from wayneswords.com*
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 = 1.9835 * Flow CFS
TP = Total Precipitation



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Water data courtesy of US Bureau of Reclamation
The water year runs from Oct 1 - Sept 30
Since Filled is from 06/22/1980 forward
*Water temp data is provided by Wayne Gustaveson
  as measured in the a.m. at the Wahweap docks
*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):
   Page, AZ Weather
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
Call 1-800-752-8525 for up-to-date water level infomation
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