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Project Data
Land Areas (1992)
Area Irrigated and Crop Value

 

  

Project # 860

 

Land Areas (1992)
Irrigable area:
Full Irrigation Service0 acres
Supplemental Service5,180 acres
Temporary Irrigation Service0 acres
Number of Irrigated Farms45
Residential, Commercial, Industrial Lands0
Total Irrigable Lands5,180 acres


Population Served

Farm Population Served113
Non-Farm Population Served0
Total Population Served113

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Area Irrigated and Crop Value
YearActual Area Irrigated (Acres)Crop Value (Dollars)
19834,246695,359
19844,295573,596
19854,759306,510
19864,324476,204
19874,854582,636
19884,905752,518
19894,9561,119,532
19904,960941,962
19914,911818,161
19924,780796,737

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Project Water Supply
Project Water Quality

 

   

Project Water Supply

Current Conditions

Streamflow

Spring and Summer (NRCS)
Snowpack Information

Mountain Snowpack Maps for Colorado River Basin

Drought Index

Palmer Drought Index Map


Historic Conditions

Annual Precipitation
Normal9.68 in
Maximum - 198614.98 in
Minimum - 19895.58 in
Montrose, Colorado 1961-1990 


Temperature

Mean Annual48.8 ?F
Daily Maximum - 08/01/1947106 ?F
Daily Minimum - 02/13/1905-27 ?F
Montrose, Colorado 1900-1996 
Growing Season165 days
Elevation of irrigable area6,500 - 7,700 ft

 

Cimarron Creek
Drainage area above Cimarron Canal66.8 mi2
Annual discharge 
Maximumacre-ft
Minimumacre-ft
Averageacre-ft

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Project Water Quality

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Facilities in Operation
Storage Facilities

 

   
Facilities in Operation
Storage Dams1
Diversion Dams1
Canals23 mi
Laterals49 mi
Drains7.2 mi

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Last updated: Dec 22, 2009