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Lake Powell

Lake Powell

For August 20th, 2014
Snowpack is 62% of avg
TotalPrecip is 98.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 474.84 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 324 of 365 for the Water Year 2014. We are 89% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3606.84 on Aug 19, 2014
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Jan 16, 2013
There are currently 4,045,397,265,024 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 93.16 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 51.04% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2014: 8,425,608 acre feet

This is 83.78% of the August 19th average of 10,057,122 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2014: 6,547,643 acre feet

This is 79.56% of the minimum required of 8,230,000 acre feet
During WY 2014, water storage has risen by 1,480,809 AF and total inflows have exceeded total outflows by 1,877,965 AF
Reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 78.2% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2014 are 197.31% of WY 2013         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 91.52% of the Aug 20th avg. Click for Details


  

View CFS     Last 14 Measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (af) OUTFLOW (af) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Tue, Aug 19, 2014
3606.84
-0.16
12414852
11316
26734
79.0
68.0
0.0
Mon, Aug 18, 2014
3607.00
-0.10
12430698
17705
26710
96.1
73.0
0.0
Sun, Aug 17, 2014
3607.10
-0.07
12440608
17544
23342
98.6
73.9
78.0
Sat, Aug 16, 2014
3607.17
-0.06
12447549
19746
24474
98.1
73.0
78.0
Fri, Aug 15, 2014
3607.23
-0.05
12453500
23098
26753
93.0
70.0
78.0
Thu, Aug 14, 2014
3607.28
-0.07
12458460
20952
26753
88.0
66.0
78.0
Wed, Aug 13, 2014
3607.35
0.01
12465407
29495
26720
73.9
64.9
77.0
Tue, Aug 12, 2014
3607.34
-0.10
12464414
17663
26684
91.0
75.0
78.0
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
3607.44
-0.12
12474343
15680
26851
97.0
73.9
78.0
Sun, Aug 10, 2014
3607.56
-0.12
12486264
12131
23308
98.1
73.0
78.0
Sat, Aug 09, 2014
3607.68
0.00
12498192
26069
24363
97.0
70.0
78.0
Fri, Aug 08, 2014
3607.68
-0.06
12498192
21914
26652
95.0
68.0
78.0
Thu, Aug 07, 2014
3607.74
-0.08
12504159
19839
26728
96.1
69.1
78.0
Wed, Aug 06, 2014
3607.82
-0.07
12512118
21156
26972
93.0
72.0
78.0
Averages of List
3607.37
-0.07
12467768.29
19593.43
25931.71
92.42
70.70
66.7

Averages for August 20th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (af) OUTFLOW (af) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3657.01
-0.13
18557757.29
17727.30
33024.40
93.94
68.54
78.7
All-Time
3640.15
-0.12
16548105.71
17863.01
31189.37
93.64
68.36
78.7

Last 10 August 20th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (af) OUTFLOW (af) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Tue, Aug 20, 2013
3590.86
-0.23
10898538
5437
26521
97.0
75.9
78.0
Mon, Aug 20, 2012
3625.11
-0.19
14312447
6290
26753
96.1
75.0
80.0
Sat, Aug 20, 2011
3657.76
-0.21
18200992
25048
49090
96.8
75.9
80.0
Fri, Aug 20, 2010
3635.73
-0.01
15504501
16824
26543
91.0
64.9
80.0
Thu, Aug 20, 2009
3638.80
-0.14
15861837
16364
26269
98.1
70.0
75.0
Wed, Aug 20, 2008
3631.04
-0.14
14969637
17126
29177
93.9
69.1
n/a
Mon, Aug 20, 2007
3605.10
-0.15
12243413
11937
26595
95.0
72.0
80.0
Sun, Aug 20, 2006
3604.52
-0.11
12186611
15715
24871
96.1
71.1
80.0
Sat, Aug 20, 2005
3604.61
-0.17
12195421
17861
26416
n/a
n/a
79.0
Fri, Aug 20, 2004
3574.82
-0.23
9502283
8622
29622
91.0
64.9
77.0
Averages of List
3616.84
-0.16
13587568.00
14122.32
29185.81
95.00
70.98
78.7


Accessibility of Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 where elevation was 3606.84'

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
26.84 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point
3592.00
3590.00
16.84 Above
Open and Usable
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
38.16 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
42.16 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
53.16 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
61.16 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
73.16 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsite Pass Cut-Off
3685.00
3680.00
73.16 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 - Acre Feet per day
Outflow - Acre Feet per day
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 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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Weather forecast for Bullfrog, UT
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification
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