Streamflow: Oct. 4, 2015

The chart below shows how much water is flowing at different locations along the South Platte and Colorado Rivers. The streamflow rates depend on Denver Water’s diversions into various reservoirs, tunnels, canals and ditches. The chart below also shows the historic monthly average streamflow rate at each location. All streamflow rates are measured in cubic feet per second. 

 South Platte RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
North Fork of SP at Grant 181 67
South Platte at Waterton 33
South Platte at Denver 120 199
Burlington Ditch Diversion 38  
South Platte at Henderson 335 358
South Platte near Kersey
571 882
South Platte at Julesburg 282 316
Bear Creek at Morrison 26
South Boulder at Pinecliffe 46  
Colorado RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
Eagle River at Gypsum 155 260
Colorado River at Dotsero 1,279 1,215
Colorado River at Cameo 2,407 2,155
Colorado River near Kremmling 1,010 760