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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


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 


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
Average167,000 acre-ft

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Project Water Quality


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Storage Facilities

Ridgway Dam

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Last updated: Apr 21, 2011