Floodwater Release Bulletin


At 3:00 PM on Friday, April 26:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 745.39 feet. Daily target elevation for April 26 is 742.00 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 3,112 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,275 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 14,387 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 8,432 cfs.


  • Lake Hudson elevation was 619.72 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • No floodgates are open at Robert S. Kerr Dam.
  • Two (2) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 14,850 cfs of water through generation.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 15,417 cfs.