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Lake Powell

Lake Powell

For January 16th, 2018
Snowpack is 63% of avg
TotalPrecip is 59.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 489.21 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 108 of 365 for the Water Year 2018. We are 30% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3621.21 on Jan 15, 2018
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Jul 14, 2016
There are currently 4,526,680,151,508 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 78.79 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 57.12% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2018: 1,635,610 acre feet

This is 83.87% of the January 15th average of 1,950,199 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2018: 2,417,956 acre feet

This is 29.38% of the minimum required of 8,230,000 acre feet
During WY 2018, water storage has fallen by 783,684 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 782,346 AF
The 28 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 79.38% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2018 are 115.1% of WY 2017         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 119.58% of the Jan 16th avg. Click for Details


Powell is up 23.07 feet from one year ago


View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Powell is down -1.43 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Mon, Jan 15, 2018
3621.21
-0.13
13891853
7061
14466
53.0
33.0
50.0
Sun, Jan 14, 2018
3621.34
-0.12
13905724
6219
13049
52.0
33.0
50.0
Sat, Jan 13, 2018
3621.46
-0.10
13918537
7907
13577
53.0
33.0
50.0
Fri, Jan 12, 2018
3621.56
-0.07
13929222
10527
14454
54.0
33.0
50.0
Thu, Jan 11, 2018
3621.63
-0.13
13936705
5578
13001
50.0
39.0
50.0
Wed, Jan 10, 2018
3621.76
-0.11
13950609
8030
14292
52.0
41.0
50.0
Tue, Jan 09, 2018
3621.87
-0.14
13962382
6390
14407
50.0
39.0
50.0
Mon, Jan 08, 2018
3622.01
-0.09
13977377
9364
14468
46.0
35.0
50.0
Sun, Jan 07, 2018
3622.10
-0.09
13987023
7608
12714
52.0
35.0
50.0
Sat, Jan 06, 2018
3622.19
-0.09
13996673
8227
13336
48.0
37.0
50.0
Fri, Jan 05, 2018
3622.28
-0.12
14006329
7507
14373
50.0
33.0
51.0
Thu, Jan 04, 2018
3622.40
-0.12
14019211
7411
14282
48.0
28.0
51.0
Wed, Jan 03, 2018
3622.52
-0.12
14032101
7391
14266
45.0
28.0
51.0
Tue, Jan 02, 2018
3622.64
-0.10
14045000
8640
14348
51.0
30.0
51.0
Averages of List
3621.93
-0.11
13968481.86
7704.29
13930.93
50.29
34.07
50.2

Averages for January 16th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3641.19
-0.11
16577084.65
7840.76
14253.27
46.41
27.49
47.5
All-Time
3623.59
-0.09
15050274.61
8457.76
13218.54
46.10
27.60
47.5

Last 10 January 16th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
3598.00
-0.14
11560273
7165
14240
48.0
35.0
49.0
Sat, Jan 16, 2016
3598.45
-0.15
11602809
5773
13380
44.1
33.1
47.0
Fri, Jan 16, 2015
3595.40
-0.11
11316437
9003
14461
46.0
32.0
48.0
Thu, Jan 16, 2014
3581.40
-0.21
10059945
3528
13298
52.0
30.9
46.0
Wed, Jan 16, 2013
3606.76
-0.18
12406935
3487
13056
36.0
18.0
44.0
Mon, Jan 16, 2012
3638.09
-0.08
15778688
8214
13141
53.1
37.4
49.0
Sun, Jan 16, 2011
3623.39
-0.19
14125818
6912
16536
50.0
30.9
48.0
Sat, Jan 16, 2010
3623.61
-0.15
14149589
6398
13150
39.9
28.0
49.0
Fri, Jan 16, 2009
3615.82
-0.12
13325057
6725
13363
50.0
30.0
49.0
Wed, Jan 16, 2008
3592.49
-0.28
11047423
6457
13347
33.1
21.0
47.0
Averages of List
3607.34
-0.16
12537297.40
6366.20
13797.20
45.22
29.63
47.6


Accessibility of Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Monday, January 15th, 2018 where elevation was 3621.21'

SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
41.21 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point
3592.00
3590.00
31.21 Above
Open and Usable
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
23.79 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
27.79 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
38.79 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
46.79 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
58.79 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsite Pass Cut-Off
3685.00
3680.00
58.79 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
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
*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):
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All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
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