2-SEP-2015  09:04:12    US BUREAU OF RECLAMATION
                                    YAKIMA PROJECT
                                SYSTEM STATUS AT 07:00


                  FOREBAY                TOTAL     PERCENT   RESERVOIR RESERVOIR
      RESERVOIR  ELEVATION   CONTENT    CAPACITY   CAPACITY     INFLOW  RELEASES
      --------------------------------------------------------------------------
                                  AF          AF         %         CFS       CFS

      Keechelus   2438.23*    16769.*    157800.        11.       201       318.
      Kachess     2227.93    101188.     239000.        42.       135.     1061.
      Cle Elum    2126.91     34391.     436900.         8.       205.      665.
      Bumping     3413.97     19570.      33970.        58.        37.      118.
      Rimrock     2900.00    138890.     198000.        70.       294.     1162.
      Clear Creek 3011.23
      TOTALS                 310808.    1065400.        29.       872.     3324.

      IRRIGATION DIVERSIONS                    RIVER FLOWS
      ---------------------    CFS             -----------                  CFS

      Kittitas                407.             Yakima River at Easton      1090.
      Roza                    580.             Yakima River at Cle Elum    2358.*
      Yakima-Tieton           207.             Teanaway River at Forks       19.*
      Wapato                 1090.             Yakima River near Horlick   1820.
      Sunnyside               876.             Yakima River near Umtanum   2208.
      MAJOR USERS TOTAL      3161.             Yakima River blw Roza Dam    560.*
                                               Naches River nr. Clf'Dell    222.
      Westside                104.             Tieton Rvr near Cnl Hdwks    898.
      Naches-Selah            103.             Naches River near Naches     847.
      OTHERS ABOVE PARKER    1162.             Yakima River near Parker     862.
                                               Yakima River near Prosser   1220.
      TOTAL ABOVE PARKER     4323.             * = estimated values
      ----------------------------
      Kennewick               217.

      OTHER CANAL DIVERSIONS
      Wapatox                  55.
      Roza                   1703.  generating with gate tucked with 1.5 panels down
      Chandler                547.  no generation

      UNREGULATED TRIBUTARY & RETURN FLOW ABOVE PARKER     -  -   1860. CFS

      OPERATIONAL COMMENTS:  Storage is 67*% of average (1981-2010).
      ---------------------
      Please Note: The System went on storage control and pro-rationing on April 15th.                                                                                
      All senior water rights holders will receive a 100% supply. Junior water rights                                                                                
      holders will receive a 47% supply. All post-1905 water rights holders must be off!                                                                                
      Inflow to the five reservoirs is 119%*, releases from the five are 79% and major                                                                                
      canal diversions are 71% of average. Unregulated flow for the Yakima River nr.                                                                                
      Parker is 134%* and observed flow is 250% of average.                                                                                 
      Precipitation at the five reservoirs for August was 1.64 inches or 51.9% of the                                                                                 
      month's average. Precipitation for the period October 1st  - August 31st is 185.47                                                                                
      inches, or 84.1% of avergage.                                                                                
      Partly cloudy in the passes today with a 50% chnace of showers and highs 50 to 54.                                                                                
      Mostly cloudy tonight with a 35% chance of showers and lows 35 to 43. Partly sunny
      on Thursday with a 40% chance of showers and highs 48 to 54.
      Sunny in the Yakima Valley today with a high near 71 and a west wind 9 to 14 mph. 
      Mostly clear tonight with a low around 45. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts 
      as high as 18 mph. Mostly sunny on Thursday with a high near 68. West wind around
      7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. 
      Flows will be decreased today at Keechelus, Kaches, and Cle Elum and increased at 
      Rimrock as we get back into Flip-Flop. 
      Roza ID cut 10cfs, Sunnyside Valley ID cut 39cfs, and Yakima took 10cfs today.
      For more info contact the River Operator at 509-575-5848 ext.227, or click on the   
      link below to view our homepage.
      All water user must contact the River Operator at the above number 48hrs prior to
      any change in diversion.  
      Next River Operations Meeting tomorrow, September 3rd at 10:30 in the YFO.
      Have a great Day!!!!!:>)

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