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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 9,500 cubic feet per second
(cfs) to 24,000 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)
----        -----     ----     -----     ----     -----     ----      -----
Mar 24      13000    446.7     16500    641.5     18100    1116.2     13500
Mar 25      12500    446.7     16500    641.6     18100    1116.1     13500
Mar 26      12000    446.8     16500    641.7     18200    1115.9     13500
Mar 27      11000    447.0     15900    641.8     18200    1115.8     13500
Mar 28      12000    447.1     15900    641.9     18200    1115.6     13500
Mar 29      12500    447.0     15900    641.9     16400    1115.5     13500
Mar 30      12500    447.0     15900    642.0     16400    1115.4     13500

Average     12200              16200              17700               13500

Mar 31 to
Apr  6      13200    446.8     16900    642.1     17800    1114.3     10600

Apr  7 to
Apr 13      13200    446.8     17100    642.2     17800    1113.3     10100

Current Lake Powell storage is 10,728 thousand acre-feet (KAF) (44 percent of
capacity). Lake Mead storage is 13,052 KAF (50 percent of capacity).  Total
system storage is 30,994 KAF (52 percent of capacity). Lake Powell elevation
is 3588.98 feet.

The Projected April-July forecast for the Colorado River is 10.2 million acre-
feet or 129 percent of average.

Yesterday, the average Colorado River flows were 713 cfs near the Yuma Fourth
Avenue Bridge and 3192 cfs at the Northerly International Boundary.  The
average release from Painted Rock Dam was 3 cfs and Alamo Dam was 36 cfs.  The
Morelos Dam diversions for the week of 24-Mar-2008 are expected to be 3220 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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