Cordell Hull

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.

Generation Releases

Day Time Period Generators
12/12/2018 midnight - midnight 2 or more

Observed Data

Day Time (Central) Reservoir Elevation (behind dam)* Tailwater Elevation (below dam)* Average Hourly Discharge*
12/11/2018 5 PM 501.01 455.91 29,175
12/11/2018 6 PM 501.01 455.91 29,700
12/11/2018 7 PM 500.95 457.15 30,190
12/11/2018 8 PM 500.90 457.50 30,450
12/11/2018 9 PM 500.82 457.62 30,610
12/11/2018 10 PM 501.04 455.74 19,350
12/11/2018 11 PM 501.11 455.01 18,960
12/11/2018 midnight 501.14 454.54 18,760

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


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.

This project is owned and operated by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). For more information, please visit their web site.


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