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Lake Powell





Lake Powell

For January 16th, 2022
Snowpack is 125% of avg
TotalPrecip is 128.00% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 402.87 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 109 of 365 for the Water Year 2022. We are 30% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3534.87 on Jan 13, 2022
Powell was last within 2" of this elevation on Aug 26, 1966
There are currently 2,134,816,940,499 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 165.13 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 26.94% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2022: 1,140,647 acre feet

This is 61.18% of the January 13th average of 1,864,380 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2022: 1,840,376 acre feet

This is 24.54% of the minimum required of 7,500,000 acre feet
During WY 2022, water storage has fallen by 701,340 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 699,729 AF
The 28 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 62.54% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2022 are 137.13% of WY 2021         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 76.94% of the Jan 16th avg. Click for Details

Lake Powell is down -44.88 feet from one year ago.    Lake Powell is at low for water year and down 10.48 feet from the high.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Lake Powell is down -2.46 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Thu, Jan 13, 2022
3534.87
-0.21
6551504
3683
11073
49.0
29.0
45.0
Wed, Jan 12, 2022
3535.08
-0.17
6565209
5113
11089
48.0
26.0
46.0
Tue, Jan 11, 2022
3535.25
-0.19
6576317
4661
11355
46.0
27.0
46.0
Mon, Jan 10, 2022
3535.44
-0.21
6588744
4932
12348
47.0
27.0
46.0
Sun, Jan 09, 2022
3535.65
-0.13
6602496
4998
9565
49.0
30.0
46.0
Sat, Jan 08, 2022
3535.78
-0.17
6611017
5460
11460
58.0
37.0
46.0
Fri, Jan 07, 2022
3535.95
-0.20
6622170
5219
12298
54.0
32.0
46.0
Thu, Jan 06, 2022
3536.15
-0.23
6635306
2953
11116
54.0
34.0
47.0
Wed, Jan 05, 2022
3536.38
-0.23
6650432
3156
11330
51.0
28.0
47.0
Tue, Jan 04, 2022
3536.61
-0.21
6665578
4060
11525
43.0
25.0
47.0
Mon, Jan 03, 2022
3536.82
-0.22
6679424
3702
11537
37.0
20.0
47.0
Sun, Jan 02, 2022
3537.04
-0.13
6693948
5319
9924
36.0
19.0
47.0
Sat, Jan 01, 2022
3537.17
-0.16
6702540
4404
10092
36.0
24.0
47.0
Fri, Dec 31, 2021
3537.33
-0.13
6713123
2443
6874
55.0
37.0
47.0
Averages of List
3536.11
-0.18
6632701
4293
10828
47.4
28.2
46.4

Averages for January 17th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Since Filled
3636.71
-0.12
16068380
7600
14342
47.2
27.3
47.6
All-Time
3621.62
-0.10
14794356
8183
13520
47.2
27.6
47.6

Last 10 January 17th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHG vs TODAY CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Sun, Jan 17, 2021
3579.01
44.14
9854962
4806
10730
53.0
28.0
48.0
Fri, Jan 17, 2020
3606.86
71.99
12416832
6669
13008
48.0
30.0
47.0
Thu, Jan 17, 2019
3578.43
43.56
9805635
6083
13376
43.0
35.0
47.0
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
3620.93
86.06
13862011
5773
14328
52.0
33.0
50.0
Tue, Jan 17, 2017
3597.84
62.97
11545173
6706
14803
46.0
32.0
49.0
Sun, Jan 17, 2016
3598.39
63.52
11597132
9014
11980
48.9
28.9
47.0
Sat, Jan 17, 2015
3595.30
60.43
11307124
8625
13574
48.9
33.1
48.0
Fri, Jan 17, 2014
3581.26
46.39
10047861
6926
13396
52.0
28.9
46.0
Thu, Jan 17, 2013
3606.57
71.70
12388144
2946
13045
39.0
21.0
44.0
Tue, Jan 17, 2012
3637.99
103.12
15767001
6905
13103
44.1
27.0
49.0
Averages of List
3600.26
-0.13
11859188
6445
13134
47.5
29.7
47.5


Accessibility of Launch Ramps, Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Thursday, January 13th, 2022 where elevation was 3534.87'


NPS UPDATE ON RAMPS


SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Wahweap
3553.00
3551.00
16.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Halls Crossing Launch
3556.00
3553.00
18.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Stateline Launch
3564.00
3562.00
27.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog (Main Launch)
3578.00
3576.00
41.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
45.13 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Antelope Point
3588.00
3587.00
52.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Dominguez Butte Cut-Off
3602.00
3600.00
65.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsight to Padre Bay Cut-Off
3613.00
3609.00
74.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Hite Marina
3650.00
3645.00
110.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
114.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
125.13 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
133.13 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
145.13 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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