Pickwick

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.

Generation Releases

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Day Time Period Generators
12/08/2016 midnight - 4am 2
12/08/2016 4am - 5am 3
12/08/2016 5am - 10am 4 or more
12/08/2016 10am - 5pm 3
12/08/2016 5pm - midnight 4 or more

Observed Data

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Day Time (Eastern) Reservoir Elevation (behind dam)* Tailwater Elevation (below dam)* Average Hourly Discharge*
12/08/2016 5 am 409.14 357.84 27,205
12/08/2016 6 am 409.02 358.74 39,847
12/08/2016 7 am 409.07 359.78 49,448
12/08/2016 8 am 408.99 360.46 49,805
12/08/2016 9 am 409.02 360.78 50,137
12/08/2016 10 am 409.18 360.43 40,673
12/08/2016 11 am 409.17 359.55 28,282
12/08/2016 12 pm 409.16 358.95 27,878

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
12/08/2016 36,563 409.22 36,158
12/09/2016 43,803 409.50 39,200
12/10/2016 41,025 409.80 34,450

*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

Get the most up-to-date information on the individual reservoirs TVA manages, including observed and predicted elevations, planned generation releases at the dams, reservoir operating guides, ecological health ratings, fish population survey results, recreation facilities and more.

 

 

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