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Waterflow reports for the Colorado river from Glenn Canyon dam to Parker dam

Lower Colorado River Operations Schedule

Releases from Davis and Parker dams will vary from about 4,600 cubic feet per second
(cfs) to 23,500 cfs during a 24-hour period. River levels will vary during the 24-hour
periods with the higher levels coinciding with periods of peak hydroelectric power
generation.  Levels below the dams are usually highest during the afternoon and early
evening.  Average daily releases may vary in response to changing conditions.

Average daily releases and midnight lake elevations for the week, as well as
anticipated averages for the following 2 weeks, are scheduled as follows:


            Parker             Davis              Hoover              Glen Cyn
            Dam       Lake     Dam       Lake     Dam       Lake      Dam
            Average   Havasu   Average   Mohave   Average   Mead      Average
            Release   Elev.    Release   Elev.    Release   Elev.     Release
Date        (cfs)     (ft)     (cfs)     (ft)     (cfs)     (ft)      (cfs)
----        -----     ----     -----     ----     -----     ----      -----
Jul  2      12500    448.5     14800    643.1     15500    1113.2     13100
Jul  3      12500    448.3     14800    643.1     15500    1113.1     13100
Jul  4      11000    448.2     14800    643.1     15500    1113.1     13100
Jul  5      10000    448.4     14800    643.1     15500    1113.0     13100
Jul  6      11000    448.4     14800    643.2     15500    1112.9     13100
Jul  7      12000    448.4     14800    643.0     13700    1112.9     13100
Jul  8      12000    448.4     14800    642.9     13700    1112.8     13100

Average     11600              14800              15000               13100

Jul  9 to
Jul 15      12200    448.1     14800    642.6     14900    1112.4     13100

Jul 16 to
Jul 22      12100    447.8     14700    642.4     14900    1111.9     13100

Current Lake Powell storage is 12,892 thousand acre-feet (KAF) (53 percent of
capacity). Lake Mead storage is 12,734 KAF (49 percent of capacity).  Total
system storage is 33,807 KAF (57 percent of capacity). Lake Powell elevation
is 3611.60 feet.

The Projected April-July forecast for the Colorado River is 4.0 million acre-
feet or 50 percent of average.

Yesterday, the average Colorado River flows were 664 cfs near the Yuma Fourth
Avenue Bridge and 3706 cfs at the Northerly International Boundary.  The
average release from Painted Rock Dam was 3 cfs and Alamo Dam was 38 cfs.  The
Morelos Dam diversions for the week of 02-Jul-2007 are expected to be 2050 cfs. 

ALL RIVER USERS should remember that fluctuating river flows may conceal or
create natural hazards such as moving sandbars, gravel bars, unstable 
riverbanks, floating or submerged debris, or other unfamiliar obstacles.
Caution should be exercised while using the river between Davis Dam and the
Mexican Border at San Luis, Arizona.


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