Floodwater release bulletin

At 3:30 PM on Tuesday, March 27:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 747.34 feet. Daily target elevation for March 27 is 742 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, four (4) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 17,550 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,380 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 28,930 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 11,812 cfs.

 

  • Lake Hudson elevation was 625.59 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, one (1) floodgate was open at Robert S. Kerr Dam, discharging 15,929 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Three (3) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 19,980 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 35,909 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 30,752 cfs.

 
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