Floodwater release bulletin

At 1:30 PM on Thursday, May 23:

o Grand Lake elevation was 745.45 feet. Daily target elevation for May 23 is 743.53 feet.
o At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, four (4) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 12,949 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
o Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,406 cfs of water through generation.
o Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 24,355 cfs.
o Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 13,677 cfs.

o Lake Hudson elevation was 620.91 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
o No floodgates are open at Robert S. Kerr Dam.
o Three (3) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 23,760 cfs of water through generation.
o Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 25,276 cfs.

 

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