Streamflow

Streamflow: January 19, 2017

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 RiverFlows
(cubic feet per second)
Historical Monthly Average
(cubic feet per second)
North Fork of SP at Grant 91 47
South Platte at Waterton 60
30
South Platte at Denver 184
130
Burlington Ditch Diversion 192  
South Platte at Henderson 316 327
South Platte near Kersey
776 836
South Platte at Julesburg 1,531 535
Bear Creek at Morrison 19
14
South Boulder at Pinecliffe
 
Colorado RiverFlows
(cubic feet per second)
Historical Monthly Average
(cubic feet per second)
Eagle River at Gypsum 164 182
Colorado River at Dotsero 936
904
Colorado River at Cameo 1,612 1,594
Colorado River near Kremmling 512 542