Water Supply Outlook Summary

Snowmelt was delayed in April due to cooler than normal temperatures. Some areas also received above normal precipitation. As a result, the snowpack is now near average basin-wide, with some areas much above average. Many watersheds yielded above average April flows. Overall, forecasts for seasonal volume increased 5 to 10 percent from those issued April 1.

April-July Volume Forecasts

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - May, 1998
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Wednesday, 06-May-1998 20:58:26 UTC