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 15% to 60% of median in the Gila River Basin, and from 5% to 30% 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 55% to 65% 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, 2000
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Wednesday, 05-Apr-2000 17:14:03 UTC