Water Supply Outlook Summary

The forecast runoff volumes for March through May are much below median in the Salt, Gila and Little Colorado river basins. Forecasts range from 5% to 25% of median in the Salt River Basin, from 10% to 40% of median in the Gila River Basin, and from 5% to 15% 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 30% to 40% 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 - March, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Thursday, 04-Mar-1999 17:04:45 UTC