Streamflow

Streamflow: December 8, 2016

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 153 52
South Platte at Waterton 31 34
South Platte at Denver 116
142
Burlington Ditch Diversion 98  
South Platte at Henderson 271 304
South Platte near Kersey
498 856
South Platte at Julesburg 170 419
Bear Creek at Morrison 16 17
South Boulder at Pinecliffe
 
Colorado RiverFlows
(cubic feet per second)
Historical Monthly Average
(cubic feet per second)
Eagle River at Gypsum 133 198
Colorado River at Dotsero
946
Colorado River at Cameo 1,331 1,706
Colorado River near Kremmling
561