Floodwater release bulletin

At 3:00 PM on Thursday, March 29:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 746.25 feet. Daily target elevation for March 29 is 742 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 3,370 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,169 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 14,539 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 12,557 cfs.

 

  • Lake Hudson elevation was 624.31 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 15,370 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Three (3) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 19,440 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 34,810 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 15,698 cfs.

 
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