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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 1,800 cubic feet per second
(cfs) to 14,000 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)
----        -----     ----     -----     ----     -----     ----      -----
Dec 31       6500    446.4      9500    638.0      9000    1114.7     13000
Jan  1       6500    446.2      9900    638.1     12100    1114.8     13000
Jan  2       6500    446.1      9900    638.2     12100    1114.8     13000
Jan  3       5000    446.2      9500    638.4     12100    1114.9     13000
Jan  4       3500    446.5      9500    638.6     12100    1114.9     13000
Jan  5       4000    446.6      9500    638.6     10300    1115.0     13000
Jan  6       6500    446.5      9500    638.7     10300    1115.1     13000

Average      5500               9600              11100               13000

Jan  7 to
Jan 13       5100    447.0      9600    639.5     11500    1115.4     13000

Jan 14 to
Jan 20       6200    446.8      9900    640.1     11500    1115.8     13000

Current Lake Powell storage is 11,307 thousand acre-feet (KAF) (46 percent of
capacity). Lake Mead storage is 12,818 KAF (50 percent of capacity).  Total
system storage is 31,619 KAF (53 percent of capacity). Lake Powell elevation
is 3,595.30 feet.

Yesterday, the average Colorado River flows were 664 cfs near the Yuma Fourth
Avenue Bridge and 1,455 cfs at the Northerly International Boundary.  The
average release from Painted Rock Dam was 3 cfs and Alamo Dam was 26 cfs.  The
Morelos Dam diversions for the week of 31-Dec-2007 are expected to be 1,675 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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