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Lake Powell





Lake Powell

Lake Powell
For March 2nd, 2024
Snowpack is 92.28% of avg
TotalPrecip is 93.06% of avg

Lake Powell is currently 429.93 feet deep at the dam
Water Summary
Today is day 153 of 366 for the Water Year 2024. We are 42% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 3561.93 on Friday, March 1st, 2024
Powell was last within 3" of this elevation on Feb 29, 2024
There are currently 2,582,166,962,573 gallons of water in Lake Powell!
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Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Glen Canyon Dam Release Data
Lake Powell is 138.07 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 3,700)

By content, Lake Powell is 32.58% of Full Pool (24,322,000 af)
Total inflows for water year 2024: 2,092,325 acre feet

This is 79.09% of the March 1st average of 2,645,609 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2024: 2,941,003 acre feet

This is 39.21% of the minimum required of 7,500,000 acre feet
During WY 2024, water storage has fallen by 860,980 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 848,678 AF
The 34 tracked reservoirs above Lake Powell are currently at 76.55% of capacity. Click for Details
Inflows for WY 2024 are 101% of WY 2023         Rivers feeding Lake Powell are running at 83.59% of the March 2nd avg. Click for Details

Lake Powell is up 40.89 feet from one year ago.    Lake Powell is at low for water year and down 11.62 feet from the high.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Lake Powell is down -1.55 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Fri, Mar 01, 2024
3561.93
-0.15
7,924,369
5730
11438
62.4
42.7
n/a
Thu, Feb 29, 2024
3562.08
-0.14
7,935,133
6581
11963
58.9
36.4
n/a
Wed, Feb 28, 2024
3562.22
-0.14
7,945,192
6303
11691
49.1
33.1
n/a
Tue, Feb 27, 2024
3562.36
-0.04
7,955,262
10154
11626
54.3
39.4
n/a
Mon, Feb 26, 2024
3562.40
-0.16
7,958,142
5179
11359
63.2
46.7
n/a
Sun, Feb 25, 2024
3562.56
-0.09
7,969,666
5938
9375
58.8
42.5
n/a
Sat, Feb 24, 2024
3562.65
-0.08
7,976,155
6373
9420
55.8
39.6
n/a
Fri, Feb 23, 2024
3562.73
-0.12
7,981,926
6526
11147
54.1
38.7
n/a
Thu, Feb 22, 2024
3562.85
-0.10
7,990,589
7486
11324
52.3
37.2
n/a
Wed, Feb 21, 2024
3562.95
-0.14
7,997,813
6237
11653
49.7
41.0
n/a
Tue, Feb 20, 2024
3563.09
-0.11
8,007,935
7314
11551
54.1
45.2
n/a
Mon, Feb 19, 2024
3563.20
-0.13
8,015,894
6471
11500
59.3
41.9
n/a
Sun, Feb 18, 2024
3563.33
-0.10
8,025,306
6025
9874
57.9
39.7
n/a
Sat, Feb 17, 2024
3563.43
-0.05
8,032,551
7969
9846
53.5
39.0
n/a
Averages of List
3562.70
-0.11
7,979,710
6735
10983
56
40.2
n/a

Averages for March 1st

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CUR vs AVERAGE CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
All-Time
3614.53
-52.60
-0.04
14,048,866
9013
11592
58.1
35.5
47.6
Since Filled
3627.37
-65.44
-0.07
15,120,142
8582
12672
58.3
36
47.8
Since WY 2000
3597.52
-35.59
-0.07
11,813,614
7286
11066
55.4
35.2
47.6

Last 10 March 1st's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CUR ELEV vs THEN CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP WATER TEMP
Wed, Mar 01, 2023
3521.04
40.89
5,319,754
8123
8020
43.3
32.4
42.0
Tue, Mar 01, 2022
3526.80
35.13
6,037,738
3248
8876
62.0
32.0
44.0
Mon, Mar 01, 2021
3571.27
-9.34
9,210,117
3405
11648
51.0
25.0
47.0
Sun, Mar 01, 2020
3602.69
-40.76
12,008,573
8728
10071
64.0
43.0
47.0
Fri, Mar 01, 2019
3571.71
-9.78
9,245,997
5292
13112
63.0
43.0
46.0
Thu, Mar 01, 2018
3615.92
-53.99
13,335,432
7321
12711
57.0
34.0
48.0
Wed, Mar 01, 2017
3594.28
-32.35
11,212,412
9554
11852
48.0
30.0
48.0
Tue, Mar 01, 2016
3594.36
-32.43
11,219,822
9413
11712
71.1
46.0
51.0
Sun, Mar 01, 2015
3592.30
-30.37
11,030,003
13180
9467
39.0
36.0
49.0
Sat, Mar 01, 2014
3575.59
-13.66
9,566,453
9968
7955
55.9
44.1
48.0
Averages of List
3576.50
-14.57
9,811,104
7008
10910
59.3
36
47


Accessibility of Launch Ramps, Primitive Launches and Other Sites
As of Friday, March 1st, 2024 where elevation was 3561.93'


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SITE/LAUNCH NAME MINIMUM SAFE
ELEVATION
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
USABLE ELEVATION
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
NPS MIN SAFE
CURRENT LEVEL VS.
ABSOLUTE MINIMUM
CURRENT ACCESSIBILITY
Stateline Auxiliary Ramp
3502.00
3500.00
59.93 Above
61.93 Above
Open and Usable
Bullfrog North Ramp
3529.00
3527.00
32.93 Above
34.93 Above
Open and Usable
Antelope Point Business Ramp
3540.00
3538.00
21.93 Above
23.93 Above
Open and Usable
Wahweap (Main Launch)
3546.00
3544.00
15.93 Above
17.93 Above
Open and Usable
Bullfrog Spur (Boats < 25')
3549.00
3547.00
12.93 Above
14.93 Above
Open and Usable
Halls Crossing (use at own risk)
3556.00
3554.00
5.93 Above
7.93 Above
Open and Usable
Stateline Launch
3564.00
3562.00
2.07 Below
0.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog (Main Launch)
3578.00
3576.00
16.07 Below
14.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Castle Rock Cut-Off
3583.00
3580.00
21.07 Below
18.07 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Antelope Point Public Ramp
3588.00
3586.00
26.07 Below
24.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Dominguez Butte Cut-Off
3602.00
3600.00
40.07 Below
38.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Gunsight to Padre Bay Cut-Off
3613.00
3609.00
51.07 Below
47.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Hite
3650.00
3645.00
88.07 Below
83.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Farley Canyon
3653.00
3649.00
91.07 Below
87.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Copper Canyon
3663.00
3660.00
101.07 Below
98.07 Below
Unusable, go to main marinas
Bullfrog to Halls Creek Cut-Off
3670.00
3668.00
108.07 Below
106.07 Below
Unusable, use Main Channel
Piute Farms
3682.00
3680.00
120.07 Below
118.07 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 Stevie Kelso and the UT Division of Wildlife Resources
  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
Using Water Year 2000 as start of prolonged drought in SW USA
or go to Lake Powell Source Data
USBR Projected Outlook
Current Snowpack Conditions for Upper Colorado Basin


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