Gila River Outlook

Fall precipitation and streamflow have been above median in the upper Gila River Basin but much below median December precipitation and below median January 1 snow water equivalent contributed to much below median forecast runoff volumes for January through May.

The January - May streamflow forecast is as follows:

Gila River:Much Below Median

Water Supply Outlook for the Lower Colorado - January, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Thursday, 07-Jan-1999 17:50:17 UTC