Salt River Outlook

Although fall precipitation and streamflow have been near median in the Salt River Basin, much below median December precipitation and January 1 snow water equivalent led to much below median January through May forecast runoff volumes.

The January - May streamflow forecast is as follows:

Verde River: Much Below Median

Tonto Creek: Much Below Median

Salt River: Much Below Median

Water Supply Outlook for the Lower Colorado - January, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Thursday, 07-Jan-1999 17:48:58 UTC