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Lake levels 12-8-11

By From page A5 | December 12, 2011

Folsom Lake (USBR)
12 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (feet) 411.76 maximum 466
Storage (acre-feet) 463,000 47% of maximum 976,965
Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 900
Outflow 1,986 at Nimbus Dam

Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID)
8 a.m. Dec. 7, 2011
Elevation (ft) 3,456.15 maximum 3,471
Storage (af) 32,015 78% of maximum 41033
Inflow (cfs) 8
Outflow (cfs) 22
Spill (cfs) 0
Jenkinson Lake began spilling on 01/04/06 and stopped at 8 a.m. 6/20/06
Jenkinson Lake reached a maximum elevation of 3,470.8 feet on May 17, 2007, just two-tenths of a foot from spilling.
Jenkinson Lake began spilling 1 a.m. April 27, 2009 (6,000 AF added in fall 2008) and stopped 12 a.m.-7 a.m. 5/31/09
Jenkinson Lake began spilling 4:30 p.m. April 24, 2010, and stopped 8 a.m. June 27.
Jenkinson Lake began spilling 2 a.m. Dec. 25, 2010, and stopped 4 a.m. July 4, 2011.

South Fork of the American River at Kyburz Diversion Dam is 89.5 cfs (Dec. 8, 2011)

Caples Lake (EID)
8 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (ft) 7951.92 gauge height 54.42 max elev 7,959.50 max gauge hgt 62
Storage (af) 17,790 80% 22338
Inflow (cfs) 0
Outflow (cfs) 61

Echo Lake (EID)
8 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (ft) 7,450.00 gauge height 0 max elev 7,456.00 max gauge hgt 6
Storage (af) 0 0% of maximum 1943
Inflow (cfs) 1.3
Outflow (cfs) 1.3 to Upper Truckee

Lake Aloha (EID)
8 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (ft) 8,193.28 gauge height 3.28 max elev 8,209.70 max gauge hgt 19.7
Storage (af) 0 0% of maximum 5000
Inflow (cfs) 0
Outflow (cfs) 4

Silver Lake (EID)
8 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (ft) 7,189.11 gauge height 4.81 max elev 7,207.00 max gauge hgt 22.7
Storage (af) 1,313 15% of maximum 8,640
Inflow (cfs) 0
Outflow (cfs) 10

Loon Lake (SMUD)
12 a.m. Dec. 6, 2011
Elevation (ft) 6,391.30 maximum 6,410.00
Storage (af) 45,570 66% of maximum 69,290
Inflow (cfs) 7
Outflow (cfs) 13

Ice House (SMUD)
12 a.m. Dec. 6, 2011
Elevation (ft) 5,430.90 maximum 5450
Storage (af) 31,540 73% of maximum 43,420
Inflow (cfs) 5
Outflow (cfs) 5

Union Valley (SMUD)
12 a.m.Dec. 6, 2011
Elevation (ft) 4,825.30 maximum 4,870
Storage (af) 156,830 59% of maximum 266,370
Inflow (cfs) 23
Outflow (cfs) 186

Shasta Lake (USBR)
12 a.m. Dec. 8, 2011
Elevation (ft) 1014.09 maximum 1,067
Storage (af) 3,146,500 69% of maximum 4,552,000
Inflow (cfs) 3,438
Outflow, Keswick (cfs) 5,208

Michael Raffety

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