Flaming Gorge

Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Current Status

Last Updated: March 6, 2019

Releases are currently set at 800 cfs. Average daily releases will likely remain at 800 cfs through the end of March.

Inflow into Flaming Gorge Reservoir during the month of February was 63,340 af, or 95 percent of average. As of March 5th the reservoir elevation is 6024.6 feet (84 percent of live capacity) and increasing.

The March final forecast for unregulated inflows into Flaming Gorge for the next three months projects near average conditions: March, April, and May forecasted unregulated inflow volumes at 80,000 af (78 percent of average), 125,000 af (94 percent of average), and 180,000 af (73 percent of average), respectively. 

To view the most current reservoir elevation, content, inflow and release, click on: Flaming Gorge Reservoir Data.

Working Group Meetings

The Flaming Gorge Working Group is an open public forum for information exchange between Reclamation and the stakeholders of Flaming Gorge Dam. The public is encouraged to attend and comment on the operations and plans presented by Reclamation at these meetings. Meeting notes from past Working Group meetings are posted on the Working Group webpage. For more information on this group and these meetings please contact Dale Hamilton at 801-379-1186 or Paul Davidson at 801-524-3847.

Reclamation has scheduled the following upcoming Flaming Gorge Working Group coordination meetings:

  • April 18th, 2019 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Uintah Conference Center in Vernal, UT (313 E 200 S)

Past working group meeting summaries and can be accessed on the Working Group pages.

Beau Uriona, P.E.


Please contact the Operations Group via e-mail at ResourceMgr@usbr.gov for additional information.

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Last Updated: 3/6/19