Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 1 PM on Wednesday, May 1:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 745 feet. Daily target elevation for May 1 is 742 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, four (4) main spillway gates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging​ 31,336 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 13,696 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 45,032 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 107,523 cfs.
  • Lake Hudson elevation was 622.63 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, one (1) gate was open at Robert S. Kerr Dam, discharging 16,101 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Four (4) units were online at the Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse, releasing 32,130 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 48,231 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 76,804 cfs.