Gunnison and Dolores Rivers Outlook

An increase in snowpack within these basins since April 1 led to an increase in the April through July volume forecasts over those issued last month.

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

Gunnison River:
Below Average

Dolores River:
Much Below Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - May, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
Last Modified: Thursday, 06-May-1999 21:23:27 UTC