30-OCT-2014  07:20:27    US BUREAU OF RECLAMATION
                                    YAKIMA PROJECT
                                SYSTEM STATUS AT 06:00


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

      Keechelus   2463.94     51636.     157800.        33.       646.       97.
      Kachess     2233.16    119972.     239000.        50.       499.      102.
      Cle Elum    2166.30    140460.     436900.        32.      1439.      230.
      Bumping     3407.96     13724.      33970.        40.       527.      174.
      Rimrock     2842.83     45683.     198000.        23.       783.       92.
      Clear Creek 3011.34
      TOTALS                 371475.    1065400.        35.      3894.      695.

      IRRIGATION DIVERSIONS                    RIVER FLOWS
      ---------------------    CFS             -----------                  CFS
                                               Yakima River at Crystal      119.*
      Kittitas                  0.             Yakima River at Easton       296.
      Roza                      0.             Yakima River at Cle Elum     576.*
      Yakima-Tieton             0.             Teanaway River at Forks      389.
      Wapato                    0.             Yakima River near Horlick    902.
      Sunnyside                 0.             Yakima River near Umtanum   1207.
      MAJOR USERS TOTAL         0.             Yakima River blw Roza Dam   1266.
                                               Naches River nr. Clf'Dell    621.
      Westside                  0.             Tieton Rvr near Cnl Hdwks    115.
      Naches-Selah              0.             Naches River near Naches     796.*
      OTHERS ABOVE PARKER     150.             Yakima River near Parker    2383.
                                               Yakima River near Prosser   2451.
      TOTAL ABOVE PARKER      150.             * = estimated values
      ----------------------------
      Kennewick                 0.

      OTHER CANAL DIVERSIONS
      Wapatox                  61.
      Roza                      0.
      Chandler                240. ramping up for generation

      UNREGULATED TRIBUTARY & RETURN FLOW ABOVE PARKER     -  -   1839. CFS

      OPERATIONAL COMMENTS: Storage is 133.7% of average (1981-2010).
      ---------------------
      Inflow to the five reservoirs 309% and releases from the five are 145%
      of average. 
      Unregulated flow for the Yakima River nr. Parker is 244% and observed flow 
      is 161% of average. 
      Precipitation at the five reservoirs for the month of October to date is 
      23.94 inches, or 136.5% of the month's average and 145.9% of average for the
      water year to date. 
      Rain in the mountain passes today with afternoon highs in the upper 40's with
      Southeast winds at 10 to 15mph with 25mph gusts. New rainfall amounts from 
      0.75 to 1.5 inches possible by tomorrow morning. Friday, Halloween, expect 
      more rain with highs of 45. 
      Cloudy with rain and patchy morning fog in the valley today with highs around 55. 
      Tonight, rain likely with lows around 42. Tomorrow, rain in the morning will leave
      us with cloudy skies with highs of 55. 
      Chandler canal will continue to ramp back up for power production. 
      Lake Easton inspections are complete. Lake is at Winter operational levels. Outflow 
      from Clear Creek Dam will be adjusted to stabilize lake elevation. 
      For further information contact the River Operator at 509-575-5848, ext: 219, or 227,
      or click on the link below to visit our homepage. 
      River Operations Meeting Monday, November 3rd at 10:30 in the Yakima Field Office. 
      Have a nice day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :) +                                                                                
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      
                                                                                      


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