Cherokee

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
11/19/2018 1am - midnight 2 or more
11/20/2018 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*
11/19/2018 4 AM 1,054.32 926.37 8,736
11/19/2018 5 AM 1,054.31 926.35 8,729
11/19/2018 6 AM 1,054.32 926.36 8,727
11/19/2018 7 AM 1,054.33 926.32 8,742
11/19/2018 8 AM 1,054.33 926.36 8,764
11/19/2018 9 AM 1,054.32 926.33 8,750
11/19/2018 10 AM 1,054.33 926.34 8,718
11/19/2018 11 AM 1,054.33 926.35 8,739
11/19/2018 noon 1,054.33 926.36 8,723

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
11/19/2018 8,417 1,054.29 8,773
11/20/2018 8,000 1,054.22 8,770
11/21/2018 7,798 1,054.12 9,050

*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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