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El Paso Field Division Office

Rio Grande Project

Daily Morning Report
Water Flow ( Last Update: 02-Mar-10 )

Reservoir Data Elevation (FT*) Release (CFS**) Storage (AF*) Computed Inflow (CFS**)
ELEPHANT BUTTE RES. 4345.60 769 567090 769
CABALLO RESERVOIR 4149.47 1 63070 631
Total Rio Grande Project Storage : 630,160
Rio Grande Compact Credit Water : 181,300
San Juan- Chama Water : 45,736
Rio Grande Compact Usable Water : 403,124 ***
* Midnight reading of the previous day
**24-hr average for previous day
***Provisional, usable water calculated using the 2008 Rio Grande Compact credit water accounting.
The usable water calculation will be updated once the 2009 Compact credit accounting is approved
at the March Rio Grande Commissioners meeting.

Spot Readings 24-hr Average
Flow(cfs) Flow(cfs)
River Gaging Stations Time GH(ft) Order Actual Order Actual
SAN MARCIAL FLOODWAY 07:00 AM 16.51 N/A 213 N/A 226
SAN MARCIAL CONV. CHANNEL 07:00 AM 9.79 N/A 208 N/A 198
TOTAL 421 424
BELOW ELEPHANT BUTTE DAM 06:00 AM 3.66 N/A 772 N/A 769
BELOW CABALLO DAM 07:00 AM 1.60 0 1 0 1
BELOW LEASBURG DAM 07:00 AM 0.46 0 20 0 19
BELOW MESILLA DAM 07:00 AM 4.69 0 53 0 57
COURCHESNE BRIDGE 07:00 AM 3.11 0 31 0 31
AMERICAN CANAL 07:00 AM 2.65 0 15 0 21
FT. QUITMAN 07:00 AM 1.82 N/A 166 N/A 145
N/A = Not applicable
NA = Not available

*** Preliminary Data ... All Data Subject To Revision ***

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