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California North Coast  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
No. Smith  At Gasquet (est)   n/a        May 9  No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Smith  At Gasquet (est)   n/a        May 9  No estimate for this time of year
Smith  Steel Pipe At Gasquet   n/a        May 9  Flow currently unavailable
Smith  At Oregon Hole Gorge (est)   n/a        May 9  No estimate for this time of year
So. Smith  Near Hiouchi (est)   n/a        2012  No estimate for this time of year
Smith  At Jedediah Smith   noon 245  245  245   2014 
Klamath  J.C. Boyle Schedule (sched)   noon 1,400  1,400  1,400   
Klamath  Below J.C. Boyle Plant   noon 1,750  1,750  1,700   
Klamath  Below Iron Gate Dam   noon 1,000  1,150  1,250   2009 
Shasta  Near Yreka   noon 22  38  27   
Klamath  Below Seiad Valley   noon 1,200  1,300  1,450   2009  Falling 12 cfs/hr
Kidder Creek  Below Babs Fork (est)   n/a        2011  Temperature currently unavailable
Scott  Near Fort Jones   noon 11  11  11   2010 
Indian Creek  Near Happy Camp (Klamath)   noon 38  38  39   
Klamath  At Orleans   noon 1,750  1,800  1,900   2009  Water 73°F
Klamath  At Klamath Glen   noon 2,350  2,500  2,700    Water 72°F
No. Salmon  Near Forks of Salmon (est)   n/a        2015  No estimate for this time of year
So. Salmon  At Forks of Salmon (est)   n/a        2014  No estimate for this time of year
Salmon  At Somes Bar   noon 160  160  160   2014 
Coffee Creek  Above Trinity River (est)   n/a        2011  No estimate for this time of year
Trinity  Above Coffee Creek   noon 32  33  38   2016 
Trinity  Inflow Trinity Lake   avg   100  86   2016 
Trinity  Below Lewiston Dam   noon 1,250  725  480   Aug 24  Schedule
Trinity  At Douglas City   noon 1,150  600  480   Aug 24  Water 54°F
Indian Creek  Near Douglas City   noon     2012 
No. Trinity  At Helena   11am 11  11  11   2014 
Trinity  At Pigeon Point   noon 950  500  490   Aug 24 
Trinity  At Cedar Flat   11am 950  525  525   Aug 24 
New River  At Denny (est)   n/a        2008  No estimate for this time of year
New River  New River Gorge (est)   n/a        2011  Recent trends + Flow currently unavailable
Hayfork Creek  At Hyampom (est)   n/a         No estimate for this time of year
So. Trinity  At Forest Glen (est)   n/a         No estimate for this time of year
So. Trinity  Below Hyampom   noon 23  22  22   2010 
Trinity  At Hoopa   noon 600  600  600   Aug 24  Water 72°F
Redwood Creek  At Hwy 299   noon     2012 
Redwood Creek  At Orick   noon 10  11  11   2009 
Mad River  Above Ruth Lake   n/a         Flow currently unavailable
Mad River  At Arcata   noon 57  41  40   2011  Rising 4 cfs/hr
Van Duzen  At Bridgeville   noon     2016 
Mi. Eel  Near Dos Rios   noon     2011 
So. Eel  At Leggett   noon 18  18  18   Mar 10 
Eel  Rel Lake Pillsbury (est)   avg   105  110   2015 
Eel  Inflow Van Arsdale (est)   avg   105  105   2010  Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Eel  Below Van Arsdale Dam   noon 25  30  30   
Eel  Below Outlet Creek (est)   n/a        2015  No estimate for this time of year
Eel  At Fort Seward   2pm 26  25  26   2009 
Eel  At Scotia   2pm 55  57  59   2009 
Mattole  Near Ettersburg   noon     2010 
Noyo River  Below South Fork   noon     
Rancheria Creek  At Mountain View Rd (est)   n/a        2010  No estimate for this time of year
Navarro  Near Navarro   noon     Mar 27 
So. Gualala  Near Sea Ranch   noon     
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California Central/South Coast  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
E. Fk Russian  Above Lake Mendocino   noon 45  39  43   
Big Sulphur Cr  At Geysers Resort   noon     
Big Sulphur Cr  Near Cloverdale   noon     Mar 9 
Russian  At Hopland   noon 165  165  175   2010  Water 60°F
Russian  Near Cloverdale   noon 170  170  185   2016  Water 62°F
Russian  Near Healdsburg   noon 140  155  150   2009 
Mark West Creek  Near Santa Rosa (est)   n/a        2014  No estimate for this time of year
Napa  Near Napa   noon BKW  BKW  BKW   2009 
Arroyo Mocho  Near Livermore   n/a         Site currently not operational
Arroyo Valle  Above Lake Del Valle   noon     2009 
Alameda Creek  Near Niles   noon     2006  Water 69°F
Arroyo Hondo  Near San Jose   noon     2010  Water 63°F
Guadalupe  At San Jose   noon 24  24  20   
San Francisquito Cr  At Stanford University   noon     
Coyote Creek  Above Coyote Lake   noon     
Pescadero Creek  Near Pescadero   noon       
San Lorenzo  At Felton   noon 16  16  16   Mar 17 
San Lorenzo  At Santa Cruz   noon  14    
San Antonio  Near Lockwood   noon     
Carmel  At Robles Del Rio   noon     
Carmel  Near Carmel   noon     
Big Sur  Near Big Sur   noon 17  17  16   
Big Sur  Andrew Molera State Park   n/a         Site currently not operational
Arroyo Seco  Near Greenfield   n/a        2014  Flow currently unavailable
Arroyo Seco  Near Soledad   noon     
Cuyama  Below Buckhorn Canyon   noon     
Santa Ynez  Below Los Laureles Canyon   noon     
Piru Creek  Above Pyramid Lake   noon     
Piru Creek  Above Frenchmans Flat   n/a         Flow currently unavailable
Piru Creek  Above Lake Piru   noon     2008 
Piru Creek  Below Lake Piru   noon     2011 
Sespe Creek  Near Wheeler Springs   noon     
Sespe Creek  Near Fillmore   noon     
Los Angeles  Below Sepulveda Dam   noon 56  56  62   
Los Angeles  Above Rio Hondo   noon BRT  BRT  BRT   2015 
Santa Margarita  Near Temecula   noon      Water 81°F
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California Sacramento Valley  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
Sacramento  Below Box Canyon Dam   n/a        2016  Recent flows + Flow currently unavailable
Sacramento  At Delta   noon 200  200  200   Apr 24 
McCloud  Above McCloud Res   noon 700  700  700   2015 
McCloud  Below McCloud Dam   noon 210  200  200   
McCloud  At Ah-Di-Na   noon 225  220  220   2009 
McCloud  At Shasta Lake   noon 310  310  310   2010  Water 59°F
Pit  Above Pit 1 Powerhouse   noon 420  420  390   2015 
Pit  Below Pit 1 Powerhouse   noon 900  875  875   Jun 11 
Pit  Below Pit 3 Dam   noon 370  370  370   
Pit  Below Pit 4 Dam   noon 430  440  440   2011 
Pit  At Big Bend   noon 460  460  460   Jun 11 
Clear Creek  Below Whiskeytown Lake   noon 145  150  145   2012  Schedule + Water 57°F
So. Battle Creek  Above NF Confluence   n/a         Site currently not operational
Battle Creek  Above Baldwin Creek   n/a         Site currently not operational
Battle Creek  At Coleman Fish Hatchery   noon 195  195  190   2016  Falling 2 cfs/hr
No. Cottonwood  Above Middle Fork (est)   n/a        2010  No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Cottonwood  Above North Fork (est)   n/a        2009  No estimate for this time of year
So. Cottonwood  At Bowman Road (est)   n/a        2009  No estimate for this time of year
Sacramento  At Bend Bridge   noon 10,500  10,500  10,500   2011  Water 54°F
Antelope Creek  Above Cone Grove Rd (est)   n/a        2012  No estimate for this time of year
Elder Creek  At Lowrey Road   noon     2009 
Mill Creek  At End of Canyon   noon 94  94  94   2009  Water 69°F
Deer Creek  Near Vina   noon 69  71  69   2011  Water 71°F
Stony Creek  Above Stony Creek Res   noon 165  200  215   
Grindstone Creek  Near Grindstone Rancheria   noon 48  48  49   
Stony Creek  Above Black Butte Lake   noon 79  80  80   
Butte Creek  Near Chico   noon 89  105  105   2012  Water 69°F
No. Cache Creek  Above Indian Valley Res   noon     
No. Cache Creek  Rel Indian Valley Dam   noon 11  11  11   2015 
Cache Creek  Below Clear Lake   noon 480  490  500   
Bear Creek  Above Cache Creek   noon     2008 
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Gage) (est)   noon 430  430  460   2014 
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Calc) (est)   noon 500  500  500   2015  Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
Putah Creek  Below Hwy 29   noon     
Putah Creek  Below Lake Berryessa   noon 440  430  450   2015 
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California Sierra - West Slope - Northern  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
Indian Creek  Below Indian Falls   noon 15  14  16   2011 
Spanish Creek  Near Keddie   noon 12  12  13   2014 
Eb. No. Feather  Below Virgilia (est)   noon Low  Low  Low   2014  Estimate is outside the model's range of 150-4000 cfs
No. Feather  Below Rock Creek Dam   noon 500  450  460   Aug 15  2016 Feather River Festival
No. Feather  Below Grizzly Creek   noon 380  380  380   2014 
No. Feather  Below Poe Dam   noon 180  175  175   2014 
West Br Feather  At Whiskey Flat Bridge   n/a        2013  Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Feather  Below Sloat (est)   n/a        Jun 12  No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Feather  At Milsap Bar   noon 175  175  175   Mar 27  Please report trip
So. Feather  Below Little Grass Valley   noon 205  205  205   2015 
So. Feather  Below SF Diversion Dam   noon 12        Water 47°F
Lost Creek  Below Lost Creek Res   n/a         Flow currently unavailable
So. Feather  Below Forbestown Div Dam   n/a        2011  Schedule + Flow currently unavailable
Lavezzola Creek  Above Downie River (est)   n/a        Mar 15  No estimate for this time of year
Pauley Creek  At Pauley Creek Falls (est)   n/a        Mar 15  No estimate for this time of year
No. Yuba  At Sierra City (est)   n/a        2014  No estimate for this time of year
No. Yuba  Below Goodyears Bar   noon 135  135  140   2014 
No. Yuba  Above Slate Creek   noon 110  110  110   
Slate Creek  Below Diversion Dam   noon 11        Water 62°F
No. Yuba  Inflow New Bullards Bar (est)   noon 260  460  775   
No. Yuba  Below New Bullards Bar   n/a        2011  Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Yuba  Below Jackson Meadows   noon 140  140  140   2011 
Mi. Yuba  Below Milton Dam   noon     2011 
Mi. Yuba  Above Our House Dam   7am   29  29    Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Mi. Yuba  Below Our House Dam   noon 29  29  30   2014 
So. Yuba  Near Cisco   noon 10  10  10   2013  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Fordyce Creek  Below Fordyce Dam   noon 35  36  36   2014  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Canyon Creek  Below French Lake   n/a        2014  Site currently not operational
Canyon Creek  Below Bowman Lake   noon     2014 
So. Yuba  At Lang Crossing   noon 11  12  11   Apr 11  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
So. Yuba  At Hwy 49 Bridge   noon 36  36  36   2016 
Yuba  Below Englebright Dam   noon 1,050  1,050  1,150    Water 47°F
Deer Creek  Near Smartville   noon     
Yuba  Below Deer Creek   noon 1,050  1,050  1,150   
Bear  At Hwy 20 Bridge   noon 12  14  12   2008  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Drum Afterbay   noon 12  12  12   2008  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Dutch Flat Afterbay   noon 12  12  12   2011 
Bear  At Hwy 174 Bridge   noon 140  145  145   2011 
No. American  Inflow Lake Clementine   noon 34  34  39   2016 
Rubicon  Below Rubicon Dam   noon     
Rubicon  Below Hell Hole Dam   n/a        2013  Site currently not operational
Rubicon  At Ellicott Bridge   noon 55  52  53   2013  Data are preliminary and subject to revision
No. Mi. American  At Mosquito Ridge Rd (est)   n/a        2013  No estimate for this time of year
Mi. American  Above Tunnel Chute   noon 1,000  1,000  1,000   Apr 26  Schedule
Silver Fk American  Below Oyster Creek   noon 25  11    2013 
Silver Fk American  Above SF American (est)   noon 34  35  34   2013 
So. American  Below Kyburz   noon 70  70  70   Apr 9 
South Silver  Above Ice House Reservoir   noon     May 18 
So. Silver Creek  Below Ice House Reservoir   noon 16  16  18   Jul 9  Shuttle
Silver Creek  Below Camino Dam   noon 21  20  20   
So. American  Slab Creek Res Elevation   noon 1844.08ft  1843.23ft  1840.75ft   
So. American  Below Slab Creek Dam   noon 77  77  77   Aug 4  Shuttle
So. American  At Chili Bar   noon 1,600  1,550  1,600   Aug 23  Music Festival + Schedule + Shuttle + News and Rumors
No. Weber Creek  Inflow Weber Res   noon     2013 
So. American  Below Weber Creek   noon         Reports only water temperature + Water 63°F
American  Folsom Elev NF Paddle Out   noon 396.30ft  396.62ft  396.89ft   2016  Paddle out to Rattlesnake Bar: 1.2 miles (approx.)
American  Folsom Elev SF Paddle Out   noon 396.30ft  396.62ft  396.89ft   2016  Paddle out to Skunk Hollow: no paddle out
American  Below Lake Natoma   noon 1,750  2,050  2,050   2012  Water 66°F
No. Cosumnes  At Sand Ridge Rd   noon 13  13  13   
Mi. Cosumnes  At Mt Aukum Rd   noon 32  35  38   2014 
Cosumnes  At Michigan Bar   noon     2014 
No. Mokelumne  Salt Springs Inflow (est)   avg       2015  Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
No. Mokelumne  Below Salt Springs Res   2pm 27  27  27   Apr 15 
No. Mokelumne  Above Tiger Cr Afterbay   2pm 87  87  87   2015 
No. Mokelumne  Below Tiger Creek Dam   2pm 64  64  64   May 19 
No. Mokelumne  Below West Point P.H.   2pm 68  68  68   2008 
Mokelumne  Below Electra Powerhouse   3pm 1,150  270  280   Jun 11  Moke Races
Mokelumne  Inflow Pardee Res (est)   noon 525  460  450   2015  Moke Races + Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Calaveras  Below New Hogan Dam   noon 290  270  270   
Highland Creek  Near No. Stan Confluence   3pm 160  160  160   2013 
No. Stanislaus  At Avery   3pm 165  165  165   2015  Water 60°F
Mi. Stanislaus  Near Kennedy Meadow   noon 52  53  53   
Mi. Stanislaus  Inflow Donnell Lake (est)   avg   42  85   2014  Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Mi. Stanislaus  Below Sand Bar Flat Dam   noon 92  92  90   2011 
So. Stanislaus  At Strawberry   noon 18  18  18   2010 
So. Stanislaus  Below Philadelphia Div   noon 18  18  19   2010 
Stanislaus  At Camp Nine (est)   noon 550  625  700   2015 
Stanislaus  Inflow New Melones Lake (est)   avg   825  725    Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Stanislaus  At Orange Blossom Bridge   noon 175  220  215   2015  Water 65°F
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California Sierra - West Slope - Southern  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
Tuolumne  Above Hetch Hetchy Res   noon 37  40  47    Water 72°F
Tuolumne  Below Hetch Hetchy   noon 140  140  130    Water 52°F
Tuolumne  Above Early Intake   noon 135  140  140    Water 62°F
Cherry Creek  Above Cherry Lake   noon     Apr 20 
Cherry Creek  Below Cherry Lake   noon 17  17  17   2006  Water 51°F
Cherry Creek  Above Holm Powerhouse   noon 43  43  44   2006  Water 66°F
Cherry Creek  Below Holm Powerhouse   10am 1,100  1,100  430   Aug 11  Schedule + Water 48°F
Tuolumne  Below Early Intake   10am 125  130  130   Aug 11  Water 62°F
Tuolumne  At Mushroom (est)   11am 1,200  1,250  550   Aug 11  Schedule + 90% confidence actual flow is between 1150 and 1250 cfs
Mi. Tuolumne  Above SF Confluence   noon     Aug 11 
So. Tuolumne  At Rainbow Pool (est)   noon     Apr 7 
Tuolumne  At Merals Pool (est)   noon 1,250  1,250  575   Aug 11  Schedule + 90% confidence actual flow is between 1150 and 1300 cfs
Clavey  Near Hunter Bend (est)   n/a        2011  No estimate for this time of year
No. Tuolumne  At Riverside Campground (est)   n/a         No estimate for this time of year
Tuolumne  At Wards Ferry   n/a        Aug 11  Flow currently unavailable
Tuolumne  New Don Pedro Elevation   noon 771.98ft  772.24ft  772.54ft   
Tuolumne  Inflow New Don Pedro Res   avg   370  440   Aug 11 
Tuolumne  Outflow New Don Pedro Res   avg   1,850  1,900    Reservoir elevation 772.05 ft
Merced  At Pohono Bridge   noon 34  35  36   2007 
Merced  At Red Bud (est)   10am 35  36  37   Apr 30  Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
So. Merced  At Wawona   10am     2008 
So. Merced  At Hwy 140 Bridge (est)   n/a        2008  No estimate for this time of year
Merced  Below Briceburg   noon 43  45  45   2013 
Merced  Inflow Lake McClure (est)   avg   59  97   2007  Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Fresno  Above Hensley Lake   noon BRT  BRT  BRT   2009 
Mi. San Joaquin  At Devils Postpile   noon 13  13  14   2010 
San Joaquin  At Miller Crossing (est)   avg     Low   2009  Estimate is outside the model's range of 300-800 cfs
Mono Creek  Below Lake Edison   noon 200  200  200   2008 
So. San Joaquin  Below Florence Lake   noon 33  33  33   Jun 2 
San Joaquin  Below Mammoth Pool Res   noon 48  48  48   Jun 2 
San Joaquin  Chawanakee Gorge   noon     2010 
San Joaquin  Below Stevenson Creek   noon     
No. Willow Creek  Near Sugar Pine   noon     2006 
San Joaquin  Below Redinger Lake   noon 44  44  44   2006 
San Joaquin  At Horseshoe Bend   noon 46  46  47   Jun 2 
San Joaquin  At Patterson Bend   noon 34  34  35   2006 
San Joaquin  At Squaw Leap Falls   n/a        2006  Insufficient data available to estimate flow
San Joaquin  Inflow Millerton Lake   avg   1,250  1,450   2006 
Dinkey Creek  At Dinkey Meadow (est)   n/a         No estimate for this time of year
Dinkey Creek  Above North Fork Kings (est)   noon 11  11  10   2009  Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
No. Kings  Below Balch Diversion Dam   noon 10  10    2007 
No. Kings  Above Dinkey Creek   noon 40  40  40   2011 
No. Kings  Below Dinkey Creek   noon 67  70  64   2012 
So. Kings  Above Roaring River   noon 72  76  79    Water 59°F
So. Kings  Above Boyden Cave   noon 92  97  105    Water 61°F
Kings  At Rodgers Crossing (est)   noon 215  225  230   2009  90% confidence actual flow is between 205 and 225 cfs
Kings  Inflow Pine Flat Res (est)   3pm 320  600  525   2011 
Kings  Rel Pine Flat Lake   noon 1,300  2,250  2,400   
Mill Creek  Above Kings River   noon     
Marble Fk Kaweah  Near Lodgepole   noon      Water 49°F
No. Kaweah  At Kaweah (est)   n/a         No estimate for this time of year
Kaweah  At Three Rivers   noon 28  29  31   2007 
Kaweah  Inflow Terminus Res   avg   115  43   2009 
Kaweah  Below Terminus Dam   noon 82  92  105    Water 77°F
Tule  Near Springville   noon     2016 
No. Kern  Above Fairview Dam   noon 120  125  130   
No. Kern  Below Fairview Dam   noon 78  84  91   
Brush Creek  At Take-Out Bridge   n/a        2014  Flow currently unavailable
No. Kern  At Kernville   noon 110  115  125   Jul 30 
So. Kern  Near Onyx   noon     2009 
Kern  Above Borel Powerhouse   noon 430  460  460   2006 
Kern  Rel Lake Isabella   noon 430  460  460   2008 
Kern  Below Democrat (est)   noon 50  50  50   2006  Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
Kern  Below Kern Canyon PH Div   noon 47  46  46   
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California Sierra - East Slope  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
Susan  At Susanville   noon 89  90  91   
Truckee  Below Lake Tahoe   noon 20  23  25   2014 
Truckee  Near Truckee   noon 25  26  29   2006 
Truckee  At Boca Bridge   10am 440  450  430    Water 58°F
Truckee  Near Floriston   noon 470  470  460   2012 
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   noon 80  84  72   2014 
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   noon 79  79  74   2011 
West Walker  At Little Walker River   10am 59  59  62   2009 
West Walker  At Walker   noon 65  66  70   
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   noon 84  84  84   
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Nevada Rivers  FRI THU WED 
Time 08/26/16 08/25/16 08/24/16 BBS Comments/Links
Bruneau  At Rowland   noon     
Jarbidge  Below Jarbidge   noon     
E. Fk Owyhee  At Crutcher Crossing   noon 10  10  10    Water 65°F
Truckee  Near Floriston   noon 470  470  460   2012 
Truckee  At Reno   noon 270  250  230   
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   noon 80  84  72   2014 
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   noon 79  79  74   2011 
Carson  Near Carson City   noon     2011 
West Walker  At Little Walker River   10am 59  59  62   2009 
West Walker  At Walker   noon 65  66  70   
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   noon 84  84  84   
Lower Colorado  Below Hoover Dam   noon 4,900  22,500  12,000   
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Estimate Information

All flows marked "est" or "rough" are estimates - which means they may well be incorrect.  For this reason, don't undertake expensive or time-consuming trips based solely on the estimate (or if you do, accept the possibility of being skunked).  Always try to confirm the sanity of the estimate by means of rainfall, snowpack, similar flows in similar drainages, word of mouth, etc.

Note 1  Confidence information appearing in the Comments column of the report means Dreamflows calculated the flow using a statistically-derived model.  In that case, two things.  Firstly, that confidence information is theoretical - it's based on the available historical data, which may or may not cover the current water year type.  Secondly, a confidence of (say) 85% sounds wonderful, but don't forget that also means there's a 15% chance the actual flow will be outside the given range.  You can report the accuracy of an estimate by visiting the river-levels webpage.

Note 2  Reservoir calculations are based on storage change.  Though useful indicators of flow trends, they can at times be amazingly inaccurate, especially if the reservoir is large.  See the Dreamflows FAQ for details.

Note 3  When gauge height is available but river flow is not, where possible, Dreamflows converts gauge height to river flow using a rating table.  The rating table used is the most currently-available, but still usually out-of-date, so the reported flow will probably be inaccurate to some extent.  You can report the accuracy of an estimate by visiting the river-levels webpage.

Note 4  Good-faith projections by the operating utility are usually reliable, but even so the scheduled releases might not occur, or be different than projected.  Reasons for this include (but are not limited to) operational, health, safety and legal.

Note 5  Informal projections by the operating utility are usually fairly reliable, however they can (and sometimes do) change radically without notice.  It's good to take these predictions with a grain of salt.

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