Streamflow

Streamflow: February 23, 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 113 44
South Platte at Waterton 21 30
South Platte at Denver 161 145
Burlington Ditch Diversion 171  
South Platte at Henderson 280
322
South Platte near Kersey
741 849
South Platte at Julesburg 190 616
Bear Creek at Morrison 17 14
South Boulder at Pinecliffe
 
Colorado RiverFlows
(cubic feet per second)
Historical Monthly Average
(cubic feet per second)
Eagle River at Gypsum 195 174
Colorado River at Dotsero 967 916
Colorado River at Cameo 1,726 1,603
Colorado River near Kremmling 543 531