Gunnison and Dolores Rivers Outlook

Within the Gunnison basin, snowpack increased approximately 15% of average since January 1; therefore, forecasts currently call for a 15% increase in April through July volumes over those issued last month. Little change in the conditions in the Dolores basin resulted in little change in the forecasts.

April-July streamflow forecasts for the Gunnison and Dolores Rivers are as follows:

Gunnison River:
Below Average

Dolores River:
Below Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - February, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Wednesday, 20-Mar-2024 17:11:06 UTC