Fort Loudoun

Latest Operating Information

Please note! Water release schedules often change without notice due to unanticipated changes in weather conditions and power system requirements.

Use caution near dams. A large amount of water may be discharged without warning at any time. Your safety depends on obeying all posted safety regulations and warnings. Learn more.

Fort Loudoun will be spilling until further notice.

Generation Releases

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Day Time Period Generators
2/14/2016 9am - midnight 2 or more
2/15/2016 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*
2/14/2016 2 am 807.84 743.30 46,800
2/14/2016 3 am 807.83 743.30 46,811
2/14/2016 4 am 807.82 743.29 46,743
2/14/2016 5 am 807.82 743.29 46,765
2/14/2016 6 am 807.82 743.29 46,714
2/14/2016 7 am 807.80 743.27 46,710
2/14/2016 8 am 807.79 743.29 46,818
2/14/2016 9 am 807.78 743.28 46,867

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
2/14/2016 44,630 807.49 46,800
2/15/2016 55,235 808.39 46,800
2/16/2016 63,143 811.07 46,800

*Elevations are in feet above sea level. Flows are in cubic feet per second.

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.

Reservoir Information

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