Tims Ford

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
12/6/2019 midnight - 7am 0
12/6/2019 7am - 8pm 1
12/6/2019 8pm - midnight 0
12/7/2019 midnight - 6am 0
12/7/2019 6am - noon 1
12/7/2019 noon - midnight 0

Observed Data

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Day Time (Central) Reservoir Elevation (behind dam)* Tailwater Elevation (below dam)* Average Hourly Discharge*
12/6/2019 2 PM 877.79 750.37 3,850
12/6/2019 3 PM 877.75 750.34 3,843
12/6/2019 4 PM 877.72 750.37 3,848
12/6/2019 5 PM 877.68 750.36 3,840
12/6/2019 6 PM 877.66 750.38 3,843
12/6/2019 7 PM 877.63 750.35 3,837
12/6/2019 8 PM 877.62 744.81 370
12/6/2019 9 PM 877.64 744.17 240

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
12/6/2019 1,060 877.78 2,008
12/7/2019 978 877.75 1,132
12/8/2019 907 877.70 1,130

*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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