Dreamflows Truckee - Lake Tahoe Release Schedule
 
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Releases on the Truckee River below Lake Tahoe

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

ColorMeaning
 Scheduled release is not yet known.
 Scheduled release: Less than 1000 cfs below Lake Tahoe.
 Scheduled release: 1000 cfs or more below Lake Tahoe.
 Ramping up/down from Lake Tahoe.
 Projected release based on the most recent scheduled release.
Note: "Projected releases" (if present) are best guesses generated by Dreamflows.
Note: All other scheduled release information provided by the California DWR.

 

April 2019
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  11,153 cfs
 all day
21,153 cfs
 all day
31,153 cfs
 all day
41,153 cfs
 all day
51,153 cfs
 all day
61,153 cfs
 all day
71,153 cfs
 all day
81,153 cfs
 all day
91,153 cfs
 all day
101,153 cfs
 all day
111,153 cfs
 all day
121,153 cfs
 all day
131,153 cfs
 all day
141,153 cfs
 all day
151,153 cfs
 all day
161,153 cfs
 all day
171,153 cfs
 all day
181,153 cfs
 all day
191,153 cfs
 all day
201,153 cfs
 all day
211,153 cfs
 all day
221,153 cfs
 all day
231,153 cfs
 all day
24Change to
 1,000 cfs at 11am
25Change to
 825 cfs at 7pm
26825 cfs
 all day
27Change to
 800 cfs at 6am
28800 cfs
 all day
29800 cfs
 all day
30800 cfs
 all day
       

 

May 2019
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
      1800 cfs
 all day
2800 cfs
 all day
3800 cfs
 all day
4800 cfs
 all day
5800 cfs
 all day
6800 cfs
 all day
7800 cfs
 all day
8800 cfs
 all day
9800 cfs
 all day
10Change to
 823 cfs at 6am
11Change to
 815 cfs at 6am
12815 cfs
 all day
13815 cfs
 all day
14815 cfs
 all day
15815 cfs
 all day
16Change to
 820 cfs at 4am
17820 cfs
all day
18820 cfs
all day
19820 cfs
all day
20820 cfs
all day
21820 cfs
all day
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31
 
 

Water Management Issues:

1.  The above schedule is based on information provided by the California DWR.

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.