Floodwater release bulletin

At 01:30 PM on Tuesday, March 20:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 744.20 feet. Daily target elevation for March 20 is 742 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, nine (9) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 21,894 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,660 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 33,554 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 52,990 cfs.

 

  • Lake Hudson elevation was 624.23 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) floodgates were open at Robert S. Kerr Dam, discharging 33,888 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Two (2) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 15,120 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 49,008 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 60,365 cfs.

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