Water Supply Outlook Summary

The forecast runoff volumes for February through May are much below median in the Salt, Gila and Little Colorado river basins. Forecasts range from 20% to 40% of median in the Salt River Basin, from 30% to 50% of median in the Gila River Basin, and from 10% to 40% of median in the Little Colorado River Basin. In the Virgin River Basin the April through July runoff volume is forecast to be much below average with forecasts ranging from 35% to 45% of average.


*Virgin River Basin forecasts are for the April through July period and expressed in percent of average.

Water Supply Outlook for the Lower Colorado - February, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Thursday, 04-Feb-1999 17:02:06 UTC