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California North Coast   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
No. Smith  At Gasquet (est)   2:45am  992      Nov 26 79% confidence actual flow is between 800 and 1200 cfs + Falling 5 cfs/hr
Mi. Smith  At Gasquet (est)   2:45am  444      Nov 26 83% confidence actual flow is between 350 and 525 cfs + Falling 2 cfs/hr
Smith  Steel Pipe At Gasquet   n/a        Nov 26 Flow currently unavailable
Smith  At Oregon Hole Gorge (est)   3:45am  1,518      Nov 26 90% confidence actual flow is between 1200 and 1800 cfs + Falling 8 cfs/hr
So. Smith  Near Hiouchi (est)   3:45am  1,222      2012 89% confidence actual flow is between 975 and 1450 cfs + Falling 6 cfs/hr
Smith  At Jedediah Smith   3:45am  2,740   8.06ft   2014 Falling 14 cfs/hr
Klamath  J.C. Boyle Schedule   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Klamath  Below J.C. Boyle Plant   3:45am  333   2.94ft    
Klamath  Below Iron Gate Dam   4:15am  978   2.25ft   2009  
Shasta  Near Yreka   4:00am  142   3.29ft    
Klamath  Below Seiad Valley   4:00am  1,580   2.69ft   2009  
Kidder Creek  Below Babs Fork   n/a        2011 Flow currently unavailable
Scott  Near Fort Jones   4:30am  193   5.22ft   2010  
Indian Creek  Near Happy Camp (Klamath)   3:45am  167   4.50ft   Falling 2 cfs/hr
Klamath  At Orleans   4:30am  3,450   4.72ft   2009 Water 48°F
Klamath  At Klamath Glen   4:30am  7,930   10.76ft   Water 49°F
No. Salmon  Near Forks of Salmon (est)   2:30am  Low      2011 Estimate is outside the model's range of 400-4000 cfs
So. Salmon  At Forks of Salmon (est)   2:30am  Low      Nov 25 Estimate is outside the model's range of 400-4000 cfs
Salmon  At Somes Bar   4:30am  935   3.12ft   Oct 24 Falling 5 cfs/hr
Coffee Creek  Above Trinity River   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
Trinity  Above Coffee Creek   4:30am  116   3.54ft   2008  
Trinity  Inflow Clair Engle Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Trinity  Below Lewiston Dam   4:30am  311   13.60ft   Sep 18 Schedule
Trinity  At Douglas City   4:00am  347   6.01ft   Sep 18 Water 51°F
Indian Creek  Near Douglas City   4:30am    0.91ft   2012  
No. Trinity  At Helena   n/a        Oct 26 Seasonal site, currently not reporting
Trinity  At Pigeon Point   n/a        Sep 18 Insufficient data available to estimate flow
Trinity  At Cedar Flat   3:45am  851   3.62ft   Sep 18  
New River  At Denny   n/a        2008 No estimate for this time of year
New River  New River Gorge   n/a        2011 Recent trends + Flow currently unavailable
Hayfork Creek  At Hyampom (est)   4:30am  Low      Estimate is outside the model's range of 400-3000 cfs
So. Trinity  At Forest Glen   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
So. Trinity  Below Hyampom   4:30am  198   4.10ft   2010  
Trinity  At Hoopa   4:00am  1,690   13.09ft   Sep 18 Water 50°F
Redwood Creek  At Hwy 299   3:45am  97   1.96ft   2012  
Redwood Creek  At Orick   4:15am  645   11.26ft   2009 Falling 5 cfs/hr
Mad River  Above Ruth Lake   4:00am  58   3.44ft    
Mad River  At Arcata   3:45am  670   6.76ft   2011 Falling 2 cfs/hr
Van Duzen  At Bridgeville   4:15am  267   1.17ft   2012 Falling 3 cfs/hr
Mi. Eel  Near Dos Rios   4:00am  266   5.10ft   2011 Falling 3 cfs/hr
So. Eel  At Leggett   4:30am  172   6.72ft   2012 Falling 2 cfs/hr
Eel  Rel Lake Pillsbury   n/a        2011 Flow currently unavailable
Eel  Inflow Van Arsdale   n/a        2010 Flow currently unavailable
Eel  Below Outlet Creek   n/a        2010 No estimate for this time of year
Eel  At Fort Seward   4:15am  775   8.81ft   2009  
Eel  At Scotia   4:15am  1,860   11.22ft   2009  
Mattole  Near Ettersburg   4:00am  245   10.27ft   2010 Falling 4 cfs/hr
Noyo River  Below South Fork   4:15am  21   2.52ft    
Rancheria Creek  At Mountain View Rd   n/a        2010 No estimate for this time of year
Navarro  Near Navarro   4:15am  96   2.94ft   2010  
So. Gualala  Near Sea Ranch   3:45am  16   4.59ft    
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California Central/South Coast   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
E. Fk Russian  Above Lake Mendocino   4:15am  32   5.63ft    
Big Sulphur Cr  At Geysers Resort   4:15am    3.04ft    
Big Sulphur Cr  Near Cloverdale   4:30am    18.69ft   2012  
Russian  At Hopland   4:00am  57      2010 Water 53°F
Russian  Near Cloverdale   4:00am  66   2.08ft   2012  
Russian  Near Healdsburg   3:45am  110   1.18ft   2009  
Mark West Creek  Near Santa Rosa   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
Napa  Near Napa   4:00am     4.58ft   2009  
Arroyo Mocho  Near Livermore   n/a        Site currently not operational
Arroyo Valle  Above Lake Del Valle   3:45am    0.53ft   2009  
Alameda Creek  Near Niles   4:00am    2.55ft   2006 Water 52°F
Arroyo Hondo  Near San Jose   4:00am    4.02ft   2010 Water 51°F
Guadalupe  At San Jose   4:00am    4.33ft    
San Francisquito Cr  At Stanford University   4:00am    0.28ft    
Coyote Creek  Above Coyote Lake   4:15am    1.36ft    
Pescadero Creek  Near Pescadero   4:00am     0.96ft    
San Lorenzo  At Felton   4:30am  12   2.87ft   2012  
San Lorenzo  At Santa Cruz   4:00am    5.58ft    
San Antonio  Near Lockwood   4:15am    2.66ft    
Carmel  At Robles Del Rio   4:15am    1.09ft    
Carmel  Near Carmel   4:00am    2.91ft    
Big Sur  Near Big Sur   4:15am  10   4.06ft    
Big Sur  Andrew Molera State Park   n/a        Site currently not operational
Arroyo Seco  Near Greenfield   4:15am     7.42ft   2014  
Arroyo Seco  Near Soledad   4:00am    0.14ft    
Cuyama  Below Buckhorn Canyon   4:30am    5.78ft    
Santa Ynez  Below Los Laureles Canyon   4:45am    1.12ft    
Piru Creek  Above Pyramid Lake   4:00am    1.00ft    
Piru Creek  Above Lake Piru   4:15am    3.20ft   2008  
Piru Creek  Below Lake Piru   3:45am    1.58ft   2011  
Sespe Creek  Near Fillmore   4:15am    3.98ft    
Santa Margarita  Near Temecula   4:00am    1.60ft   Water 63°F
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California Sacramento Valley   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Sacramento  Below Box Canyon Dam   n/a        2012 Recent flows + Flow currently unavailable
Sacramento  At Delta   4:30am  262   4.30ft   2014  
McCloud  Above McCloud Res   4:30am  547   1.16ft   2013  
McCloud  Below McCloud Dam   2:45am  231       
McCloud  At Ah-Di-Na   2:45am  222   1.39ft   2009  
McCloud  At Shasta Lake   4:00am  308   9.55ft   2010 Water 45°F
Pit  Above Pit 1 Powerhouse   3:00am  320      2014  
Pit  Below Pit 1 Powerhouse   4:00am  1,250   5.53ft   2014  
Pit  Below Pit 3 Dam   1:00am  304       
Pit  Below Pit 4 Dam   1:00am  424      2011  
Pit  At Big Bend   1:00am  392      2014  
Clear Creek  Below Whiskeytown Lake   3:45am  147   3.20ft   2012 Schedule
So. Battle Creek  Above NF Confluence   4:00am  47   4.74ft   Water 49°F
Battle Creek  Above Baldwin Creek   4:00am  91       
Battle Creek  At Coleman Fish Hatchery   4:30am  222   0.79ft   2010 Falling 7 cfs/hr
No. Cottonwood  Above Middle Fork   n/a        2010 No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Cottonwood  Above North Fork   n/a        2009 No estimate for this time of year
So. Cottonwood  At Bowman Road   n/a        2009 No estimate for this time of year
Sacramento  At Bend Bridge   3:45am  4,990   1.19ft   2011  
Antelope Creek  Above Cone Grove Rd   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
Elder Creek  At Lowrey Road   4:30am    1.03ft   2009  
Mill Creek  At End of Canyon   3:45am  102   1.89ft   2009 Water 47°F
Deer Creek  Near Vina   4:15am  79   1.88ft   2011 Water 46°F
Stony Creek  Inflow Black Butte Res   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Butte Creek  Near Chico   4:00am  93   1.20ft   2012 Water 46°F
No. Cache Creek  Above Indian Valley Res   4:00am    2.63ft    
No. Cache Creek  Rel Indian Valley Dam   4:00am  10   1.16ft    
Cache Creek  Below Clear Lake   4:30am    1.79ft    
Bear Creek  Above Cache Creek   4:30am    3.86ft   2008  
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Gage)   4:15am  23      2013  
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Calc) (est)   6:30am  13      2009 Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
Putah Creek  Below Hwy 29   4:30am    2.72ft    
Putah Creek  Below Lake Berryessa   4:00am  131   6.26ft   Jun 25  
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California Sierra - West Slope - Northern   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Indian Creek  Below Indian Falls   4:00am  55   7.36ft   2011  
Spanish Creek  Near Keddie   4:30am  32   1.09ft   2014  
Eb. No. Feather  Below Virgilia (est)   7:00am  Low      2014 Estimate is outside the model's range of 150-4000 cfs
No. Feather  Below Rock Creek Dam   1:00am  151      Sep 10  
No. Feather  Below Grizzly Creek   1:00am  155      2014  
No. Feather  Below Poe Dam   1:00am  130      2014  
West Br Feather  At Whiskey Flat Bridge   4:30am    0.04ft   2013  
Mi. Feather  Below Sloat   n/a        Nov 12 No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Feather  At Milsap Bar   4:00am  228   5.63ft   Nov 12 Please report trip
So. Feather  Below Little Grass Valley   4:00am    7.02ft   Aug 25 Water 47°F
So. Feather  Below SF Diversion Dam   4:15am    5.23ft   Water 41°F
Lost Creek  Below Lost Creek Res   4:15am    4.70ft   Water 47°F
So. Feather  Below Forbestown Div Dam   4:15am    4.50ft   2011 Water 47°F
Lavezzola Creek  Above Downie River (est)   2:45am  Low      2011  
Pauley Creek  At Pauley Creek Falls (est)   2:45am  Low      2012  
No. Yuba  At Sierra City   n/a        2014 No estimate for this time of year
No. Yuba  Below Goodyears Bar   3:45am  120   1.69ft   Oct 14  
No. Yuba  Above Slate Creek   4:30am  169   4.15ft    
Slate Creek  Below Diversion Dam   4:15am  28   5.08ft   Water 39°F
No. Yuba  Inflow New Bullards Bar (est)   3:00am  337      Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
No. Yuba  Below New Bullards Bar   n/a        2011 Insufficient data available to estimate flow
Mi. Yuba  Below Jackson Meadows   4:45am       2011  
Mi. Yuba  Below Milton Dam   3:45am       2011  
Mi. Yuba  Above Our House Dam   n/a        Data are preliminary and subject to revision + Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Yuba  Below Our House Dam   4:00am  24   17.00ft   2014  
So. Yuba  Near Cisco   3:30am    1.90ft   2013 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Fordyce Creek  Below Fordyce Dam   3:30am  17   1.97ft   Aug 27 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Canyon Creek  Below French Lake   n/a        Sep 22 Flow currently unavailable
Canyon Creek  Below Bowman Lake   4:30am    3.84ft   2014  
So. Yuba  At Lang Crossing   3:30am    36.04ft   2014 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
So. Yuba  At Hwy 49 Bridge   4:00am  43   1.98ft   2014  
Yuba  Below Englebright Dam   4:00am  712   6.70ft    
Deer Creek  Near Smartville   4:00am    1.24ft    
Yuba  Below Deer Creek   4:00am  717       
Bear  At Hwy 20 Bridge   3:30am    0.41ft   2008 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Drum Afterbay   3:30am    0.66ft   2008 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Dutch Flat Afterbay   4:30am       2011  
Bear  At Hwy 174 Bridge   4:30am  32   0.83ft   2011  
No. American  Inflow Lake Clementine   4:30am  78   0.42ft   2014  
Rubicon  Below Hell Hole Dam   n/a        2013 Site currently not operational
Rubicon  At Ellicott Bridge   3:45am  34   1.63ft   2013 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Mi. American  NF at Mosquito Ridge Rd   n/a        2013 Flow currently unavailable
Mi. American  Above Tunnel Chute   4:00am  243   8.94ft   Sep 18  
Silver Fk American  Below Oyster Creek   4:00am       2013  
Silver Fk American  Above SF American (est)   4:00am  43      2013  
So. American  Below Kyburz   4:00am  43   1.80ft   2013  
South Silver  At Autobahn   n/a        2012 Site currently not operational
So. Silver Cr  Below Ice House Res   n/a        2012 Site currently not operational
Silver Creek  Below Camino Dam   4:00am        
So. American  Slab Creek Res Elevation   4:00am     1838.60ft    
So. American  Below Slab Creek Dam   4:00am  35      2012 Rating table lookup, see Note 3
So. American  At Chili Bar   4:30am  183   1.12ft   Nov 25 Schedule + News and Rumors
No. Weber Creek  Inflow Weber Res   4:00am    0.59ft   2013  
So. American  Below Weber Creek   3:45am        Reports only water temperature + Water 49°F
American  Folsom Lake Elevation   3:00am  576   383.54ft   2014  
American  Below Lake Natoma   4:00am  1,030   4.74ft   2012 Water 58°F
No. Cosumnes  At Sand Ridge Rd   2:00am  26   5.01ft    
Mi. Cosumnes  At Mt Aukum Rd   3:00am  79   3.97ft   2014  
Cosumnes  At Michigan Bar   4:30am  20   2.59ft   2011 Water 49°F
No. Mokelumne  Salt Springs Inflow   n/a        2010 Flow currently unavailable
No. Mokelumne  Below Salt Springs Res   1:00am  25      2009  
No. Mokelumne  Above Tiger Cr Afterbay   1:00am  49      2014  
No. Mokelumne  Below Tiger Creek Dam   1:00am  36      2014  
No. Mokelumne  Below West Point P.H.   1:00am  34      2008  
Mokelumne  Below Electra Powerhouse   3:00am  255      Aug 25  
Mokelumne  Inflow Pardee Res (est)   4:00am  434      2014 Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Calaveras  Below New Hogan Dam   4:00am  10   0.64ft    
Highland Creek  Near No. Stan Confluence   4:30am  100      2013  
No. Stanislaus  At Avery   4:30am  114      2014 Water 46°F
Mi. Stanislaus  Near Kennedy Meadow   1:00am  27       
Mi. Stanislaus  Inflow Donnell Lake   n/a        Jun 15 Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Stanislaus  Below Sand Bar Flat Dam   1:00am  30      2011  
So. Stanislaus  At Strawberry   1:00am  46      2010  
So. Stanislaus  Below Filladelfia Div Dam   1:00am  22      2010  
Stanislaus  At Camp Nine   3:00am  186      2014  
Stanislaus  Inflow New Melones Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Stanislaus  At Orange Blossom Bridge   3:45am  208   2.25ft   2012 Water 56°F
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California Sierra - West Slope - Southern   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Tuolumne  Above Hetch Hetchy Res   4:30am  33   6.98ft   Water 40°F
Tuolumne  Below Hetch Hetchy   3:45am  35   2.67ft   Water 50°F
Tuolumne  Above Early Intake   3:45am  41   12.16ft   Water 46°F
Cherry Creek  Above Cherry Lake   n/a        2013 Graph + Flow currently unavailable
Cherry Creek  Below Cherry Lake   4:00am    5.17ft   2006 Water 46°F
Cherry Creek  Above Holm Powerhouse   4:15am  13   1.49ft   2006 Water 46°F
Cherry Creek  Below Holm Powerhouse   3:45am  68   6.04ft   Jul 22 Water 48°F
Tuolumne  Below Early Intake   4:30am  45   3.09ft   Jul 22 Water 45°F
Tuolumne  At Mushroom (est)   4:45am  113      Jul 22 90% confidence actual flow is between 105 and 120 cfs
Mi. Tuolumne  Above So. Fork Confluence   4:00am    1.16ft   2009  
So. Tuolumne  At Rainbow Pool   4:00am    1.61ft   2013  
Tuolumne  At Merals Pool (est)   4:00am  123      Jul 22 90% confidence actual flow is between 115 and 130 cfs
Clavey  Near Hunter Bend   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
Tuolumne  At Wards Ferry   4:15am  183   7.84ft   Jun 22 Water 48°F
Tuolumne  New Don Pedro Elevation   4:00am     692.65ft    
Tuolumne  Inflow New Don Pedro Res   n/a        Jul 22 Flow currently unavailable
Tuolumne  Outflow New Don Pedro Res   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Merced  At Pohono Bridge   4:00am  21   1.21ft   2007  
So. Merced  At Wawona   3:45am    1.76ft   2008  
So. Merced  At Hwy 140 Bridge   n/a        2008 No estimate for this time of year
Merced  Below Briceburg   4:15am  51   19.53ft   2013  
Merced  Inflow Lake McClure   n/a        2007 Flow currently unavailable
Fresno  Above Hensley Lake   3:45am  BRT      2009  
Mi. San Joaquin  At Devils Postpile   4:00am    2.45ft   2010  
San Joaquin  At Miller Crossing   n/a        2009 Flow currently unavailable
Mono Creek  Below Lake Edison   2:45am  15   4.75ft   2008  
So. San Joaquin  Below Florence Lake   2:45am  14   2.78ft   2006  
San Joaquin  Below Mammoth Pool Res   2:45am  21   2.90ft   2013  
San Joaquin  Chawanakee Gorge   2:45am    2228.91ft   2010  
San Joaquin  Below Stevenson Creek   1:45am        
No. Willow Creek  Near Sugar Pine   3:45am    2.51ft   2006  
San Joaquin  Below Redinger Lake   2:45am  43   4.51ft   2006  
San Joaquin  At Horseshoe Bend   2:45am  50      2013  
San Joaquin  At Patterson Bend   4:30am  19   4.44ft   2006  
San Joaquin  At Squaw Leap Falls   n/a        2006 Flow currently unavailable
San Joaquin  Inflow Millerton Lake   n/a        2006 Flow currently unavailable
Dinkey Creek  At Dinkey Meadow   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
Dinkey Creek  Above North Fork Kings   n/a        2009 Insufficient data available to estimate flow
No. Kings  Below Balch Diversion Dam   n/a        2007 Flow currently unavailable
No. Kings  Above Dinkey Creek   3:30am  BRT   1.26ft   2011  
No. Kings  Below Dinkey Creek   4:30am  39   1.12ft   2012  
So. Kings  Above Roaring River   4:30am     1.86ft    + Water 38°F
So. Kings  Below Cedar Grove   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
Kings  At Rodgers Crossing (est)   4:45am  Low      2009 Estimate is outside the model's range of 150--1 cfs
Kings  Inflow Pine Flat Res   n/a        2011 Insufficient data available to estimate flow
Kings  Rel Pine Flat Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Mill Creek  Above Kings River   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Marble Fk Kaweah  Near Lodgepole   3:45am    7.02ft   Water 41°F
No. Kaweah  At Kaweah   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
Kaweah  At Three Rivers   4:15am  35   1.97ft   2007  
Kaweah  Inflow Terminus Res   n/a        2009 Flow currently unavailable
Kaweah  Below Terminus Dam   4:00am  10   0.36ft   Water 61°F
Tule  Near Springville   4:30am  12   3.61ft    
No. Kern  At Kernville   4:00am  116   4.54ft   2014  
Brush Creek  At Take-Out Bridge   n/a        2014 Flow currently unavailable
So. Kern  Near Onyx   4:30am    2.48ft   2009  
Kern  Above Borel Powerhouse   4:15am  133   4.96ft   2006 Water 50°F
Kern  Rel Lake Isabella   4:00am  133      2008  
Kern  Below Democrat   n/a        2006 No estimate for this time of year
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California Sierra - East Slope   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Susan  At Susanville   4:00am  28   3.87ft    
Truckee  Below Lake Tahoe   4:00am     1.33ft   Oct 17  
Truckee  Near Truckee   4:30am    0.80ft   2006  
Truckee  At Boca Bridge   4:15am  179   5.72ft    
Truckee  Near Floriston   4:30am  197   3.02ft   2012  
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   4:00am  39   2.25ft   Nov 13  
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   4:30am  52   8.83ft   2011  
West Walker  At Little Walker River   4:30am  21   1.05ft   2009  
West Walker  At Walker   4:15am  31   3.02ft    
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   4:30am  21   2.41ft    
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Nevada Rivers   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Bruneau  At Rowland   4:30am  15   2.22ft    
Jarbidge  Below Jarbidge   4:00am    3.09ft    
E. Fk Owyhee  At Crutcher Crossing   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Truckee  Near Floriston   4:30am  197   3.02ft   2012  
Truckee  At Reno   4:15am  138   3.47ft    
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   4:00am  39   2.25ft   Nov 13  
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   4:30am  52   8.83ft   2011  
Carson  Near Carson City   4:15am  44   2.91ft   2011  
West Walker  At Little Walker River   4:30am  21   1.05ft   2009  
West Walker  At Walker   4:15am  31   3.02ft    
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   4:30am  21   2.41ft    
Lower Colorado  Below Hoover Dam   4:30am  1,198       
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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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