Lake Powell, Houseboating, Glen Canyon, Striped Bass

Lake Powell

Lake Powell
For September 20th, 2019
Snowpack is 69% of avg
TotalPrecip is 113.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 484.47 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 355 of 365 for the Water Year 2019. We are 97% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3616.47 on Sep 19, 2019
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Feb 25, 2018
There are currently 4,363,994,589,511 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 83.53 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 55.06% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2019: 11,598,933 acre feet

This is 110.26% of the September 19th average of 10,520,038 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2019: 8,739,146 acre feet

This is 116.52% of the minimum required of 7,500,000 acre feet
During WY 2019, water storage has risen by 2,376,329 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 2,859,787 AF
The 28 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 86.23% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2019 are 218.59% of WY 2018         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 98.93% of the Sep 20th avg. Click for Details


Lake Powell is up 22.33 feet from one year ago.    Lake Powell is down 5.21 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
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
Fri, Sep 06, 2019
3617.93
-0.06
13545091
7056
11886
98.0
71.0
78.0
Averages of List
3617.19
-0.11
13467561
5873
11540
75.8
54.9
76.6

Averages for September 20th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3648.23
-0.09
17453358
9214
13351
83.6
58.0
73.7
All-Time
3634.43
-0.10
15857493
9026
12740
83.7
57.6
73.7

Last 10 September 20th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Thu, Sep 20, 2018
3593.96
-0.18
11182803
3365
11681
0.0
0.0
75.0
Wed, Sep 20, 2017
3629.08
-0.10
14750062
6485
11604
88.0
61.0
76.0
Tue, Sep 20, 2016
3611.26
-0.10
12857547
7439
12115
78.0
60.0
73.0
Sun, Sep 20, 2015
3607.09
-0.06
12439617
8469
10889
89.1
61.0
77.0
Sat, Sep 20, 2014
3605.59
-0.14
12291524
2940
9629
91.9
69.1
77.0
Fri, Sep 20, 2013
3591.20
0.01
10929487
11922
10691
87.1
61.0
67.0
Thu, Sep 20, 2012
3622.27
-0.06
14005256
5435
8035
90.0
63.0
74.0
Tue, Sep 20, 2011
3653.85
-0.05
17699712
14682
15358
90.0
63.0
74.0
Mon, Sep 20, 2010
3633.76
-0.04
15278211
6874
8148
93.9
70.0
72.0
Sun, Sep 20, 2009
3636.00
-0.07
15535699
8541
10034
91.0
64.0
76.0
Averages of List
3618.41
-0.08
13696992
7615
10818
79.9
57.2
74.1


Accessibility of Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Thursday, September 19th, 2019 where elevation was 3616.47'

SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Halls Crossing Launch
3550.00
3548.00
68.47 Above
Open and Usable
Wahweap
3558.00
3556.00
60.47 Above
Open and Usable
Bullfrog (Main Launch)
3578.00
3576.00
40.47 Above
Open and Usable
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
36.47 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point
3588.00
3587.00
29.47 Above
Open and Usable
Dominguez Butte Cut-Off
3602.00
3600.00
16.47 Above
Open and Usable
Gunsight to Padre Bay Cut-Off
3613.00
3609.00
7.47 Above
Open and Usable
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
28.53 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
32.53 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
43.53 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
51.53 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
63.53 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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