Boone Lake levels continue to be low due to seepage issues near the dam.

Boone

Latest Operating Information
WARNING! Water release schedules can change without notice due to unanticipated weather changes or power system requirements. Large amounts of water could be discharged at any time. Use caution! Obey all posted safety regulations and precautions!  Vital safety information.

Generation Releases

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Day Time Period Generators
12/18/2018 1am - 2am 2 or more
12/18/2018 2am - 5am 1
12/18/2018 5am - midnight 2 or more
12/19/2018 midnight - 1am 2 or more

Observed Data

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Day Time (Eastern) Reservoir Elevation (behind dam)* Tailwater Elevation (below dam)* Average Hourly Discharge*
12/17/2018 midnight 1,353.77 1,264.51 6,685
12/18/2018 1 AM 1,353.73 1,264.59 6,751
12/18/2018 2 AM 1,353.72 1,264.62 6,775
12/18/2018 3 AM 1,353.81 1,263.62 3,524
12/18/2018 4 AM 1,353.93 1,263.61 3,474
12/18/2018 5 AM 1,353.97 1,264.31 3,594
12/18/2018 6 AM 1,354.00 1,264.85 7,246
12/18/2018 7 AM 1,353.97 1,264.84 7,482
12/18/2018 8 AM 1,353.94 1,264.75 7,365

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
12/18/2018 5,798 1,353.25 6,385
12/19/2018 5,552 1,352.80 6,080
12/20/2018 5,728 1,352.80 5,730

*Elevations are in feet above sea level. Discharges are in cubic feet per second and are reported at the end of the hour.

Notes:

Water release schedules are updated periodically throughout the day. Next-day release schedules are usually available by 6 p.m. of the current day.

Observed water levels also are updated periodically throughout the day. Predicted water levels are updated at least once a day, by 1 p.m. Eastern time, and may be updated more frequently when conditions warrant.

 

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