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.
 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 U.S. Bureau of Reclamation.

 

March 2019
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
          1Ramping down
to 16,000 cfs
216,000 cfs
 all day
316,000 cfs
 all day
416,000 cfs
 all day
516,000 cfs
 all day
616,000 cfs
 all day
716,000 cfs
 all day
816,000 cfs
 all day
916,000 cfs
 all day
1016,000 cfs
 all day
11Ramping down
to 13,000 cfs
12Ramping down
to 11,000 cfs
13Ramping down
to 9,500 cfs
14Ramping down
to 8,300 cfs
15Ramping down
to 7,300 cfs
16Ramping down
to 6,400 cfs
17Ramping down
to 5,650 cfs
18Ramping down
to 5,200 cfs
195,200 cfs
all day
205,200 cfs
all day
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
31
 
           

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.