Upper Colorado Mainstem Outlook

Overall, the snowpack in the Upper Colorado as of May 1 was 95% of average which is an increase of 20% from last month; however, site measurements varied considerably even within basins. The Blue River Basin was a standout with many snow sites measuring much above average snowpack.

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

Colorado River (mainstem):
Near Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - May, 1999
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (http://www.cbrfc.gov)
Last Modified: Thursday, 06-May-1999 21:22:07 UTC