Floodwater release bulletin

At 3PM on Monday, April 30:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 742.33 feet. Daily target elevation for April 30 is 742 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, seven (7) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 3,493 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,221 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 14,714 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 37,405 cfs.


  • Lake Hudson elevation was 619.63 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • No floodgates are open at Robert S. Kerr Dam.
  • Three (3) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 16,200 cfs of water through generation.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 15,081 cfs.

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