Upper Colorado Mainstem Outlook


Forecasts increased slightly for areas in the Upper Colorado mainstem and the North Fork Gunnison and decreased slightly in the upper mainstem Gunnison and in the Dolores. Water year streamflow continued to be above to much above average.

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

Colorado River (mainstem):
Near Average

Gunnison River:
Near Average

Dolores River:
Below Average


Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - May, 1998
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Friday, 06-Mar-1998 16:01:31 MST