Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 3PM on Friday, May 31:

o Grand Lake elevation was 745.36 feet. Daily target elevation for May 31 is 744.00 feet.
o At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, thirteen (13) floodgates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 46,428 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
o Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 13,867 cfs of water through generation.
o Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 60,295 cfs.
o Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 67,923 cfs.

o Lake Hudson elevation was 621.75 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
o At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) floodgate were open at Robert S. Kerr Dam, discharging 31,274 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
o Three (3) units were online at Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse releasing 22,410 cfs of water through generation.
o Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 53,684 cfs.
o Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 78,694 cfs.

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Four main spillway floodgates (pictured) along with 9 east spillway gates, were releasing water through Pensacola Dam on Friday afternoon, May 31.

Four main spillway floodgates (pictured) along with 9 east spillway gates, were releasing water through Pensacola Dam on Friday afternoon, May 31.