Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 11:30 AM on Thursday, May 2:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 747.23 feet. Daily target elevation for May 2 is 742.07 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, five (5) main and five (5) east spillway gates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging​ 58,714 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 13,549 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 72,263 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 92,554 cfs.
  • Lake Hudson elevation was 626.06 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, three (3) gates were open at Robert S. Kerr Dam, discharging 50,091 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Four (4) units were online at the Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse, releasing 31,050 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 81,141 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 90,801 cfs.

 

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