Blue Ridge

Latest Operating Information
WARNING! Water release schedules can change without notice due to unanticipated weather changes or power system requirements. Large amounts of water could be discharged at any time. Use caution! Obey all posted safety regulations and precautions!  Vital safety information.
Blue Ridge will be sluicing 150 cfs until further notice.

Generation Releases

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Day Time Period Generators
12/12/2018 1am - 7am 0
12/12/2018 7am - midnight 1
12/13/2018 midnight - 1am 1

Observed Data

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Day Time (Eastern) Reservoir Elevation (behind dam)* Tailwater Elevation (below dam)* Average Hourly Discharge*
12/11/2018 7 PM 1,672.91 1,543.63 1,705
12/11/2018 8 PM 1,672.89 1,543.63 1,707
12/11/2018 9 PM 1,672.88 1,543.64 1,703
12/11/2018 10 PM 1,672.85 1,543.63 1,708
12/11/2018 11 PM 1,672.84 1,543.63 1,704
12/11/2018 midnight 1,672.80 1,543.64 1,709
12/12/2018 1 AM 1,672.79 1,543.63 1,706
12/12/2018 2 AM 1,672.81 1,540.89 296
12/12/2018 3 AM 1,672.82 1,540.74 145

Predicted Data

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Day Average Inflow* Midnight Elevation* Average Outflow*
12/12/2018 882 1,672.47 1,295
12/13/2018 825 1,672.13 1,295
12/14/2018 935 1,671.87 1,295

*Elevations are in feet above sea level. Discharges are in cubic feet per second and are reported at the end of the hour.

Notes:

Water release schedules are updated periodically throughout the day. Next-day release schedules are usually available by 6 p.m. of the current day.

Observed water levels also are updated periodically throughout the day. Predicted water levels are updated at least once a day, by 1 p.m. Eastern time, and may be updated more frequently when conditions warrant.

 

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