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

 

  

Project # 894

 

Land Areas (1992)
Irrigable area:
Full Irrigation Service0 acres
Supplemental Service73,982 acres

 

Population Served:
Farm Population Served 
Non-Farm Population Served 
Total Population Served 

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Project Water Supply
Project Water Quality

 

   

 

Project Water Supply

Current Conditions


Streamflow

Uncompahgre River below Ridgway Reservoir, Colorado (USGS)
Streamflow Forecast Map

Spring and Summer (NRCS)
Snowpack Information

Mountain Snowpack Maps for Colorado River Basin (NRCS)
Drought Index

Palmer Drought Index Map

Historic Conditions


Annual Precipitation
Normal9.68 in
Maximum - 198614.98
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 Season150 days
Elevation of irrigable area4,950 - 6,400 ft

 

Uncompahgre River
Drainage area above Inlet Canal264 sq mi
Annual discharge: 
Maximum acre-ft
Minimumacre-ft
Average167,000 acre-ft

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Project Water Quality

Uncompahgre

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Storage Facilities

Ridgway Dam

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Last updated: Apr 21, 2011