September 29, 2015
The release volume from Glen Canyon Dam for October 2015 will be 600,000 acre-feet. Hourly releases during October 2015 are anticipated to fluctuate between approximately 7,000 cfs in the nighttime and 13,000 cfs in the daytime.
We anticipate the release volume for November 2015 will be approximately 600,000 acre-feet with daily fluctuations between approximately 7,000 cfs and 13,000 cfs.
The anticipated release volume for December 2015 is 800,000 acre-feet with daily fluctuations between approximately 9,000 cfs and 17,000 cfs. This will be confirmed in a subsequent notification toward the end of October.
Katrina A Grantz, PhD
Hydraulic Engineer, Glen Canyon Dam
Bureau of Reclamation
125 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84138
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