Virgin River Outlook

April runoff was much below average in the Virgin River Basin. The May 1 water supply outlook calls for much below average April through July runoff volumes. Forecasts range from 45 to 58 percent of the 1961 to 1990 average.

The April - July streamflow forecast is as follows:

Virgin River:Much Below Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Lower Colorado - May, 1997
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Tuesday, 06-May-1997 20:44:40 UTC