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Lake Powell

Lake Powell

For December 6th, 2016
Snowpack is 69% of avg
TotalPrecip is 72.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 472.94 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 69 of 365 for the Water Year 2017. We are 19% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3604.94 on Dec 6, 2016
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Jun 3, 2016
There are currently 3,984,419,383,709 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 95.06 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 50.27% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2017: 939,403 acre feet

This is 72.8% of the December 6th average of 1,290,378 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2017: 1,511,231 acre feet

This is 18.36% of the minimum required of 8,230,000 acre feet
During WY 2017, water storage has fallen by 95,299 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 571,828 AF
The 27 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 76.8% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2017 are 73.04% of WY 2016         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 91.17% of the Dec 8th 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, Dec 06, 2016
3604.94
-0.15
12227718
14305
29352
55.0
37.0
56.0
Mon, Dec 05, 2016
3605.09
-0.12
12242423
16231
28112
54.0
28.0
56.0
Sun, Dec 04, 2016
3605.21
-0.30
12254195
9126
26317
46.0
27.0
56.0
Sat, Dec 03, 2016
3605.38
0.17
12270885
11237
24197
44.0
28.0
57.0
Fri, Dec 02, 2016
3605.51
-0.14
12283659
11552
25583
46.0
32.0
57.0
Thu, Dec 01, 2016
3605.65
-0.16
12297425
10548
26716
45.0
27.0
57.0
Wed, Nov 30, 2016
3605.81
-0.07
12313170
10691
17054
43.0
26.0
58.0
Tue, Nov 29, 2016
3605.88
-0.02
12320063
15882
16925
46.0
33.0
58.0
Mon, Nov 28, 2016
3605.90
-0.08
12322032
9929
17360
46.0
34.0
58.0
Sun, Nov 27, 2016
3605.98
-0.12
12329914
10156
16525
50.0
35.0
58.0
Sat, Nov 26, 2016
3606.05
0.07
12336813
12702
16943
46.0
30.0
58.0
Fri, Nov 25, 2016
3606.10
-0.01
12341742
16947
16929
50.0
30.0
59.0
Thu, Nov 24, 2016
3606.11
0.02
12342728
20269
17056
50.0
34.0
59.0
Wed, Nov 23, 2016
3606.09
-0.09
12340756
8575
17078
54.0
36.0
59.0
Averages of List
3605.69
-0.07
12301680.21
12725.00
21153.36
48.21
31.21
57.5

Averages for December 8th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (af) OUTFLOW (af) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3646.66
-0.11
17230687.22
17080.08
27980.57
48.69
30.21
54.1
All-Time
3631.82
-0.09
15540691.85
17919.99
25480.86
48.20
30.14
54.1

Last 10 December 8th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (af) OUTFLOW (af) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Tue, Dec 08, 2015
3604.31
-0.17
12166089
9592
26700
51.1
33.1
55.0
Mon, Dec 08, 2014
3600.81
-0.13
11827511
15959
28606
50.0
41.0
57.0
Sun, Dec 08, 2013
3587.19
-0.05
10568043
13410
17485
30.9
19.9
52.0
Sat, Dec 08, 2012
3613.87
-0.17
13123794
8222
26202
55.0
37.0
55.0
Thu, Dec 08, 2011
3644.13
-0.22
16496105
12607
40227
42.1
27.0
55.0
Wed, Dec 08, 2010
3629.20
-0.13
14763438
14745
27523
48.0
32.0
53.0
Tue, Dec 08, 2009
3630.01
-0.16
14853957
13141
30522
39.0
26.1
55.0
Mon, Dec 08, 2008
3620.97
-0.10
13866271
14029
26240
50.0
39.0
57.0
Sat, Dec 08, 2007
3597.85
-0.15
11546125
12308
24248
48.9
34.0
55.0
Fri, Dec 08, 2006
3605.76
-0.16
12308249
20047
26674
48.0
28.9
54.0
Averages of List
3613.41
-0.14
13151958.20
13406.08
27442.71
46.30
31.80
54.8


Accessibility of Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Tuesday, December 6th, 2016 where elevation was 3604.94'

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
24.94 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point
3592.00
3590.00
14.94 Above
Open and Usable
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
40.06 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
44.06 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
55.06 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
63.06 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
75.06 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsite Pass Cut-Off
3685.00
3680.00
75.06 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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