Gunnison and Dolores Rivers Outlook

January precipitation was 75% of average over the Gunnison River Basin and 100% of average over the Dolores River Basin. February 1 snow water equivalent values are slightly higher in the Dolores Basin at 90% of average than in the Gunnison Basin which is currently 75% of average. Streamflow forecasts for the April-July runoff range between 60% and 100% of average.

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

Gunnison River:
Below Average

Dolores River:
Near Average

Water Supply Outlook for the Upper Colorado - February, 2001
Colorado Basin River Forecast Center (
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