It is a gem, and it is rare. You need 18,000 cfs for Big Sur to rise up to its name. Looks like 1,000 cfs right now.
I thought this thread might be about the dredging that is happening on the upstream side of the dam. The pool behind the dam was silted in with a channel on river right. This dredging might change the dynamics.
You guys need to wait for June and pray for plenty of snow.