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 Water Data Update September 13, 2005

Water Year Type

Upper Klamath Lake: Below Average

Klamath River: Below Average

Additional Information

Snow Pack: 0

UKL April September 30th Stream Flow Forecast: 383,000 acre-feet @ 50% exceedance

Klamath River Flow Forecast: 366,000 acre-feet @ 70% exceedance

Upper Klamath Lake Level: 4,139.47 feet

Upper Klamath Lake Inflow Seven-day Average: 301.85 cfs

Link River Releases: 1,200 cfs

Keno Releases: 822 cfs

Iron Gate Dam Releases: 1,180 cfs

Biological Opinion Requirement: 1,168 cfs

Water Bank Used to Date: 102,835 acre-feet

Shasta River Flow: 55 cfs

Scott River Flow: 14 cfs

Trinity River Basin Normal Water Year

Trinity River Releases - below Lewiston Dam: 476 cfs

Trinity River Flow - at Hoopa Gauge: 866 cfs

 

This document is updated bi-weekly. Please circulate freely.

For more information please visit:

http://www.usbr.gov/mp/kbao/pilot_water_bank_index.html

Contact: Rae Olsen, Klamath Basin Area Office, (541) 883-6935, rolsen@mp.usbr.gov

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