Floodwater Release Bulletin

At 09:45 AM on Tuesday, May 7:

  • Grand Lake elevation was 745.72 feet. Daily target elevation for May 7 is 742.40 feet.
  • At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, four (4) main and three (3) east spillway gates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging​ 38,800 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 13,541 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 52,341 cfs.
  • Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 35,339 cfs.
  • Lake Hudson elevation was 627.20 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 51,550 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
  • Four (4) units were online at the Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse, releasing 29,430 cfs of water through generation.
  • Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 80,980 cfs.
  • Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 55,117 cfs.