Colorado-Big Thompson Project update: 250 cfs in the river below Olympus Dam


From email from Reclamation (Kara Lamb):

Earlier this morning, we saw run-of inflows to Lake Estes jump up. As a result, the water level elevation at Lake Estes has come up a few feet and we are increasing releases from Olympus Dam to the Big Thompson Canyon. Flows in the Big T canyon are increasing from around 125 cubic feet per second to about 225 cfs. We might only need to keep the 225 cfs release for a few hours. It is possible we could cut the release back slightly before noon.

More Colorado-Big Thompson coverage here.

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