Upper Colorado Mainstem Outlook

Due to below average February precipitation, many forecasts have dropped slightly from those issued February 1. However, most snowpacks remain much above average, and most forecasts still call for much above average flows for the spring runoff period.

April-July streamflow forecasts for the Upper Colorado Mainstem are as follows:

Colorado River (mainstem):
Much Above Average

Gunnison River:
Much Above Average

Dolores River:
Much Above Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - March, 1997
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Friday, 07-Mar-1997 20:33:40 UTC