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California North Coast   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
No. Smith  At Gasquet   n/a        May 14 No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Smith  At Gasquet   n/a        May 14 No estimate for this time of year
Smith  Steel Pipe At Gasquet   n/a        May 14 Flow currently unavailable
Smith  At Oregon Hole Gorge   n/a        May 14 No estimate for this time of year
So. Smith  Near Hiouchi   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
Smith  At Jedediah Smith   2:45pm  246   4.82ft   2014  
Klamath  J.C. Boyle Schedule (sched)   5:30pm  300       
Klamath  Below J.C. Boyle Plant   2:45pm  1,730   4.84ft    
Klamath  Below Iron Gate Dam   2:15pm  1,000   2.38ft   2009  
Shasta  Near Yreka   3:00pm  43   2.76ft    
Klamath  Below Seiad Valley   3:00pm  1,110   2.10ft   2009 Falling 2 cfs/hr
Kidder Creek  Below Babs Fork   n/a        2011 Flow currently unavailable
Scott  Near Fort Jones   2:30pm    4.37ft   2010  
Indian Creek  Near Happy Camp (Klamath)   2:45pm  23   3.53ft    
Klamath  At Orleans   2:30pm  1,250   2.42ft   2009 Water 69°F
Klamath  At Klamath Glen   2:30pm  4,810   9.52ft   Water 64°F
No. Salmon  Near Forks of Salmon   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
So. Salmon  At Forks of Salmon   n/a        2009 No estimate for this time of year
Salmon  At Somes Bar   2:30pm  108   1.47ft   Sep 2 Being discontinued - alert!
Coffee Creek  Above Trinity River   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
Trinity  Above Coffee Creek   2:30pm  19   2.83ft   2008  
Trinity  Inflow Clair Engle Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Trinity  Below Lewiston Dam   2:30pm  1,160   14.92ft   Sep 18 Schedule + Water 53°F
Trinity  At Douglas City   3:00pm  1,350   7.48ft   Sep 18 Water 55°F
Indian Creek  Near Douglas City   2:30pm    0.61ft   2012  
No. Trinity  At Helena   3:00pm  101   3.32ft   2012 Water 67°F
Trinity  At Pigeon Point   2:45pm  1,761      Sep 18  
Trinity  At Cedar Flat   2:45pm  2,000   5.68ft   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   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
So. Trinity  At Forest Glen   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
So. Trinity  Below Hyampom   2:30pm  18   3.10ft   2010  
Trinity  At Hoopa   3:00pm  2,490   13.97ft   Sep 18 Water 61°F + Falling 84 cfs/hr
Redwood Creek  At Hwy 299   2:45pm    1.01ft   2012  
Redwood Creek  At Orick   2:15pm    9.14ft   2009  
Mad River  Above Ruth Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Mad River  At Arcata   2:45pm  48   4.37ft   2011 Rising 2 cfs/hr
Van Duzen  At Bridgeville   2:15pm    0.14ft   2012  
Mi. Eel  Near Dos Rios   3:00pm    2.74ft   2011  
So. Eel  At Leggett   2:30pm  13   5.41ft   2012  
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   2:15pm  21   6.52ft   2009  
Eel  At Scotia   2:15pm  47   8.65ft   2009  
Mattole  Near Ettersburg   2:00pm    8.56ft   2010  
Noyo River  Below South Fork   2:15pm    2.19ft    
Rancheria Creek  At Mountain View Rd   n/a        2010 No estimate for this time of year
Navarro  Near Navarro   2:15pm    1.48ft   2010  
So. Gualala  Near Sea Ranch   2:45pm    4.20ft    
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California Central/South Coast   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
E. Fk Russian  Above Lake Mendocino   2:15pm  74   6.03ft    
Big Sulphur Cr  At Geysers Resort   2:15pm    2.88ft    
Big Sulphur Cr  Near Cloverdale   2:30pm    17.59ft   2012  
Russian  At Hopland   3:00pm  75      2010 Water 70°F
Russian  Near Cloverdale   3:00pm  70   2.10ft   2012  
Russian  Near Healdsburg   2:45pm  55   0.96ft   2009  
Mark West Creek  Near Santa Rosa   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
Napa  Near Napa   2:00pm  48   4.15ft   2009  
Arroyo Mocho  Near Livermore   n/a        Site currently not operational
Arroyo Valle  Above Lake Del Valle   2:45pm    0.53ft   2009  
Alameda Creek  Near Niles   3:00pm  25   2.91ft   2006 Water 70°F
Arroyo Hondo  Near San Jose   3:00pm    3.89ft   2010 Water 65°F
Guadalupe  At San Jose   3:00pm  11   4.38ft    
San Francisquito Cr  At Stanford University   3:00pm    0.05ft    
Coyote Creek  Above Coyote Lake   2:15pm    1.37ft    
Pescadero Creek  Near Pescadero   3:00pm    0.82ft    
San Lorenzo  At Felton   2:30pm    2.74ft   2012  
San Lorenzo  At Santa Cruz   3:00pm    5.19ft    
San Antonio  Near Lockwood   2:15pm    2.66ft    
Carmel  At Robles Del Rio   2:15pm    0.83ft    
Carmel  Near Carmel   3:00pm    2.91ft    
Big Sur  Near Big Sur   2:15pm    3.96ft    
Big Sur  Andrew Molera State Park   n/a        Site currently not operational
Arroyo Seco  Near Greenfield   3:15pm     5.71ft   2014  
Arroyo Seco  Near Soledad   3:00pm    0.14ft    
Cuyama  Below Buckhorn Canyon   2:30pm    5.78ft    
Santa Ynez  Below Los Laureles Canyon   2:45pm    1.11ft    
Piru Creek  Above Pyramid Lake   3:00pm    0.58ft    
Piru Creek  Above Lake Piru   3:15pm    2.65ft   2008  
Piru Creek  Below Lake Piru   2:45pm    1.58ft   2011  
Sespe Creek  Near Fillmore   3:15pm    3.89ft    
Santa Margarita  Near Temecula   2:00pm    1.65ft   Water 78°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   2:30pm  166   3.89ft   2014  
McCloud  Above McCloud Res   2:30pm  552   1.17ft   2013  
McCloud  Below McCloud Dam   12:45pm  205       
McCloud  At Ah-Di-Na   12:45pm  201   1.30ft   2009  
McCloud  At Shasta Lake   3:00pm  234   9.36ft   2010 Water 58°F
Pit  Above Pit 1 Powerhouse   2:00pm  392      May 8 Schedule
Pit  Below Pit 1 Powerhouse   3:00pm  1,120   5.32ft   May 8 Schedule
Pit  Below Pit 3 Dam   10:00am  313       
Pit  Below Pit 4 Dam   10:00am  414      2011  
Pit  At Big Bend   10:00am  379      May 8  
Clear Creek  Below Whiskeytown Lake   2:45pm  185   3.27ft   2012 Schedule + Water 59°F
So. Battle Creek  Above NF Confluence   3:00pm  44   4.71ft   Water 61°F
Battle Creek  Above Baldwin Creek   3:00pm  84       
Battle Creek  At Coleman Fish Hatchery   2:30pm  186   0.66ft   2010 Falling 4 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   2:45pm  5,850   1.56ft   2011 Water 63°F
Antelope Creek  Above Cone Grove Rd   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
Elder Creek  At Lowrey Road   2:30pm  ART   0.12ft   2009  
Mill Creek  At End of Canyon   2:45pm  73   1.68ft   2009 Water 68°F
Deer Creek  Near Vina   2:15pm  63   1.71ft   2011 Water 69°F
Stony Creek  Inflow Black Butte Res   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Butte Creek  Near Chico   3:00pm  65   1.04ft   2012 Water 70°F
No. Cache Creek  Above Indian Valley Res   3:00pm    1.82ft    
No. Cache Creek  Rel Indian Valley Dam   3:00pm    1.14ft    
Cache Creek  Below Clear Lake   2:30pm    2.18ft    
Bear Creek  Above Cache Creek   2:30pm    3.61ft   2008  
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Gage)   2:15pm       2013  
Cache Creek  At Rumsey Bridge (Calc) (est)   4:30pm  14      2009 Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
Putah Creek  Below Hwy 29   2:30pm    2.71ft    
Putah Creek  Below Lake Berryessa   2:00pm  395   7.45ft   Jun 25  
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California Sierra - West Slope - Northern   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Indian Creek  Below Indian Falls   3:00pm  19   6.76ft   2011  
Spanish Creek  Near Keddie   2:30pm    0.45ft   2014  
Eb. No. Feather  Below Virgilia (est)   5:30pm  Low      2014 Estimate is outside the model's range of 150-4000 cfs
No. Feather  Below Rock Creek Dam   10:00am  182      Sep 10 Schedule + 2014 Feather River Festival
No. Feather  Below Grizzly Creek   10:00am  198      2014  
No. Feather  Below Poe Dam   10:00am  111      2014  
West Br Feather  At Whiskey Flat Bridge   n/a        2013 Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Feather  Below Sloat   n/a        2008 No estimate for this time of year
Mi. Feather  At Milsap Bar   2:00pm  163   5.15ft   2012 Please report trip
So. Feather  Below Little Grass Valley   3:00pm  161   8.59ft   Aug 25 Water 44°F
So. Feather  Below SF Diversion Dam   3:15pm    5.25ft   Water 49°F
Lost Creek  Below Lost Creek Res   3:15pm    4.81ft   Water 49°F
So. Feather  Below Forbestown Div Dam   3:15pm    4.50ft   2011 Water 59°F
Lavezzola Creek  Above Downie River   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
Pauley Creek  At Pauley Creek Falls   n/a        2012 No estimate for this time of year
No. Yuba  At Sierra City   n/a        Apr 30 No estimate for this time of year
No. Yuba  Below Goodyears Bar   2:45pm  95   1.38ft   Apr 9  
No. Yuba  Above Slate Creek   2:30pm  67   3.78ft    
Slate Creek  Below Diversion Dam   3:15pm    4.45ft   Water 63°F
No. Yuba  Inflow New Bullards Bar (est)   2:00pm  111      Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
No. Yuba  Below New Bullards Bar   1:00pm       2011  
Mi. Yuba  Below Jackson Meadows   2:45pm  38      2011  
Mi. Yuba  Below Milton Dam   2:45pm    4.68ft   2011  
Mi. Yuba  Above Our House Dam   8:00am  21      Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Mi. Yuba  Below Our House Dam   2:00pm  20   16.93ft   2014  
So. Yuba  Near Cisco   2:30pm    1.87ft   2013 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Fordyce Creek  Below Fordyce Dam   2:30pm  51   2.51ft   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   2:30pm    3.86ft   Apr 11  
So. Yuba  At Lang Crossing   2:30pm  10   36.07ft   Apr 11 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
So. Yuba  At Hwy 49 Bridge   2:00pm  29   1.70ft   Apr 11  
Yuba  Below Englebright Dam   2:00pm  652   6.56ft    
Deer Creek  Near Smartville   3:00pm  BRT   1.13ft    
Yuba  Below Deer Creek   2:00pm  654       
Bear  At Hwy 20 Bridge   2:30pm    0.39ft   2008 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Drum Afterbay   2:30pm    0.64ft   2008 Data are preliminary and subject to revision
Bear  Below Dutch Flat Afterbay   2:30pm  12      2011  
Bear  At Hwy 174 Bridge   2:30pm  84   1.24ft   2011  
No. American  Inflow Lake Clementine   2:30pm  28   0.29ft   Apr 14  
Rubicon  Below Hell Hole Dam   n/a        2013 Site currently not operational
Rubicon  At Ellicott Bridge   n/a        2013 Data are preliminary and subject to revision + Flow currently unavailable
Mi. American  NF at Mosquito Ridge Rd   n/a        2013 Flow currently unavailable
Mi. American  Above Tunnel Chute   3:00pm  507   10.11ft   Sep 18  
Silver Fk American  Below Oyster Creek   2:00pm  30      2013  
Silver Fk American  Above SF American (est)   2:00pm  33      2013  
So. American  Below Kyburz   2:00pm  60   1.96ft   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   3:00pm  11       
So. American  Slab Creek Res Elevation   3:00pm     1836.92ft    
So. American  Below Slab Creek Dam   3:00pm  35      2012 Rating table lookup, see Note 3
So. American  At Chili Bar   2:30pm  175   1.09ft   Sep 23 Schedule + News and Rumors
No. Weber Creek  Inflow Weber Res   2:00pm    0.00ft   2013  
So. American  Below Weber Creek   2:45pm        Reports only water temperature + Water 64°F
American  Folsom Lake Elevation   1:00pm  1,016   396.29ft   2014  
American  Below Lake Natoma   3:00pm  1,380   5.10ft   2012 Water 66°F
No. Cosumnes  At Sand Ridge Rd   3:00pm    3.97ft    
Mi. Cosumnes  At Mt Aukum Rd   1:00pm  20   2.99ft   2014  
Cosumnes  At Michigan Bar   2:30pm    0.82ft   2011 Water 93°F
No. Mokelumne  Salt Springs Inflow   n/a        2010 Flow currently unavailable
No. Mokelumne  Below Salt Springs Res   10:00am  21      2009  
No. Mokelumne  Above Tiger Cr Afterbay   10:00am  57      Apr 17  
No. Mokelumne  Below Tiger Creek Dam   10:00am  46      May 8  
No. Mokelumne  Below West Point P.H.   10:00am  46      2008  
Mokelumne  Below Electra Powerhouse   2:00pm  355      Aug 25  
Mokelumne  Inflow Pardee Res (est)   3:00pm  622      May 8 Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Calaveras  Below New Hogan Dam   2:00pm  101   1.29ft    
Highland Creek  Near No. Stan Confluence   3:00pm  161      2013  
No. Stanislaus  At Avery   3:00pm  166      Apr 12 Water 60°F
Mi. Stanislaus  Near Kennedy Meadow   10:00am  38       
Mi. Stanislaus  Inflow Donnell Lake   n/a        Jun 15 Flow currently unavailable
Mi. Stanislaus  Below Sand Bar Flat Dam   10:00am  19      2011  
So. Stanislaus  At Strawberry   10:00am  45      2010  
So. Stanislaus  Below Filladelfia Div Dam   10:00am  36      2010  
Stanislaus  At Camp Nine   2:00pm  342      Apr 7  
Stanislaus  Inflow New Melones Lake   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Stanislaus  At Orange Blossom Bridge   2:45pm  199   2.09ft   2012 Water 68°F
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California Sierra - West Slope - Southern   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Tuolumne  Above Hetch Hetchy Res   2:30pm  28   6.99ft   Water 66°F
Tuolumne  Below Hetch Hetchy   2:45pm  51   2.85ft   Water 53°F
Tuolumne  Above Early Intake   2:45pm  59   12.28ft   Water 69°F
Cherry Creek  Above Cherry Lake   n/a        2013 Graph + Flow currently unavailable
Cherry Creek  Below Cherry Lake   3:00pm  16   5.43ft   2006 Water 53°F
Cherry Creek  Above Holm Powerhouse   2:15pm  33   1.88ft   2006 Water 66°F
Cherry Creek  Below Holm Powerhouse   2:45pm  343   7.25ft   Jul 22 Water 51°F
Tuolumne  Below Early Intake   2:30pm  53   3.22ft   Jul 22 Water 69°F
Tuolumne  At Mushroom (est)   3:30pm  393      Jul 22 90% confidence actual flow is between 370 and 410 cfs
Mi. Tuolumne  Above So. Fork Confluence   3:00pm    1.05ft   2009  
So. Tuolumne  At Rainbow Pool   n/a        2013 Flow currently unavailable
Tuolumne  At Merals Pool (est)   3:00pm  396      Jul 22 90% confidence actual flow is between 380 and 420 cfs
Clavey  Near Hunter Bend   n/a        2011 No estimate for this time of year
Tuolumne  At Wards Ferry   2:15pm  178   7.82ft   Jun 22 Water 69°F
Tuolumne  New Don Pedro Elevation   2:00pm     697.30ft    
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   3:00pm  11   0.87ft   2007  
So. Merced  At Wawona   2:45pm    1.52ft   2008  
So. Merced  At Hwy 140 Bridge   n/a        2008 No estimate for this time of year
Merced  Below Briceburg   2:15pm  BRT   18.93ft   2013  
Merced  Inflow Lake McClure   n/a        2007 Flow currently unavailable
Fresno  Above Hensley Lake   2:45pm  BRT      2009  
Mi. San Joaquin  At Devils Postpile   3:00pm    2.72ft   2010  
San Joaquin  At Miller Crossing   n/a        2009 Flow currently unavailable
Mono Creek  Below Lake Edison   1:15pm  16   4.76ft   2008  
So. San Joaquin  Below Florence Lake   1:15pm  23   3.22ft   2006  
San Joaquin  Below Mammoth Pool Res   1:15pm  36   3.14ft   2013  
San Joaquin  Chawanakee Gorge   1:15pm    2229.01ft   2010  
San Joaquin  Below Stevenson Creek   12:15pm        
No. Willow Creek  Near Sugar Pine   2:45pm    2.41ft   2006  
San Joaquin  Below Redinger Lake   1:15pm  44   4.52ft   2006  
San Joaquin  At Horseshoe Bend   1:15pm  46      2013  
San Joaquin  At Patterson Bend   2:30pm  40   4.84ft   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   2:30pm  BRT   1.24ft   2011  
No. Kings  Below Dinkey Creek   2:30pm  33   1.00ft   2012  
So. Kings  Below Cedar Grove   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
Kings  At Rodgers Crossing (est)   3:45pm  155      2009 90% confidence actual flow is between 145 and 165 cfs
Kings  Inflow Pine Flat Res (est)   3:00pm  150      2011 Reservoir calculation, see Note 2
Kings  Rel Pine Flat Lake   3:00pm  380       
Mill Creek  Above Kings River   3:00pm    1.22ft    
Marble Fk Kaweah  Near Lodgepole   2:45pm    6.89ft   Water 50°F
No. Kaweah  At Kaweah   n/a        No estimate for this time of year
Kaweah  At Three Rivers   3:00pm  15   1.59ft   2007  
Kaweah  Inflow Terminus Res   n/a        2009 Flow currently unavailable
Kaweah  Below Terminus Dam   3:00pm  33   0.84ft   Water 78°F
Tule  Near Springville   2:30pm    1.90ft    
No. Kern  At Kernville   3:00pm  93   4.38ft   May 30  
Brush Creek  At Take-Out Bridge   n/a        2014 Flow currently unavailable
So. Kern  Near Onyx   2:30pm    1.92ft   2009  
Kern  Above Borel Powerhouse   3:00pm  89   4.69ft   2006 Water 72°F
Kern  Rel Lake Isabella   3:00pm  89      2008  
Kern  Below Democrat (est)   6:00pm  50      2006 Confidence unknown, treat this estimate with suspicion
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California Sierra - East Slope   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Susan  At Susanville   3:00pm  11   3.60ft    
Truckee  Below Lake Tahoe   3:00pm    1.76ft   Sep 10 Water 70°F
Truckee  Near Truckee   2:30pm  BRT   0.86ft   2006  
Truckee  At Boca Bridge   2:15pm  66   5.30ft    
Truckee  Near Floriston   2:30pm  89   2.49ft   2012  
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   3:00pm  30   2.17ft   Jun 9  
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   2:30pm  33   8.77ft   2011  
West Walker  At Little Walker River   2:30pm  26   1.08ft   2009  
West Walker  At Walker   2:15pm  32   3.02ft    
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   2:30pm  22   2.49ft    
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Nevada Rivers   Time          Flow         Gauge   BBS Comments
Bruneau  At Rowland   2:30pm    1.84ft    
Jarbidge  Below Jarbidge   3:00pm    2.97ft    
E. Fk Owyhee  At Crutcher Crossing   n/a        Flow currently unavailable
Truckee  Near Floriston   2:30pm  89   2.49ft   2012  
Truckee  At Reno   3:15pm  26   2.50ft    
E. Fk Carson  Near Markleeville   3:00pm  30   2.17ft   Jun 9  
E. Fk Carson  Near Gardnerville   2:30pm  33   8.77ft   2011  
Carson  Near Carson City   2:15pm    2.58ft   2011  
West Walker  At Little Walker River   2:30pm  26   1.08ft   2009  
West Walker  At Walker   2:15pm  32   3.02ft    
East Walker  Near Bridgeport   2:30pm  22   2.49ft    
Lower Colorado  Below Hoover Dam   2:30pm  15,633       
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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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