Dreamflows American - Lake Natoma Release Schedule
 
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Releases on the American River from Lake Natoma

In the table that follows, each date is color-coded according to the kind of release scheduled for that day:

ColorMeaning
 Scheduled release is not yet known.
 Scheduled release: 6000 cfs or more below Lake Natoma.
 Ramping up/down from Lake Natoma.
Note: "Projected releases" (if present) are best guesses generated by Dreamflows.
Note: All other scheduled release information provided by U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.

 

June 2019
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
            18,000 cfs
 all day
28,000 cfs
 all day
3Ramping up
to 11,000 cfs
4Ramping up
to 13,000 cfs
513,000 cfs
 all day
613,000 cfs
 all day
7Ramping up
to 15,000 cfs
815,000 cfs
 all day
915,000 cfs
 all day
10Ramping down
to 13,000 cfs
11Ramping down
to 11,000 cfs
12Ramping down
to 9,500 cfs
13Ramping down
to 8,300 cfs
14Change to
 8,000 cfs at 9pm
158,000 cfs
 all day
168,000 cfs
 all day
17Ramping down
to 7,300 cfs
18Ramping down
to 6,400 cfs
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Water Management Issues:

1.  The above schedule is based on information provided by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.

2.  Detailed scheduled release information for the next few days is shown on this graph.

3.  Releases shown are expected releases.  Actual releases may be different, and may change at short notice.  In addition, sudden higher or lower (or no) releases may result from emergency mechanical or electrical conditions.

4.  Users are urged to use caution and to wear all appropriate personal protective equipment.