Streamflow: July 21, 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 RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
North Fork of SP at Grant 377 239
South Platte at Waterton 268 352
South Platte at Denver 325 572
Burlington Ditch Diversion 140  
South Platte at Henderson 324 804
South Platte near Kersey
362 1,005
South Platte at Julesburg 120 306
Bear Creek at Morrison 54 71
South Boulder at Pinecliffe 183  
Colorado RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
Eagle River at Gypsum 648 993
Colorado River at Dotsero 1,949 3,108
Colorado River at Cameo 3,064 5,795
Colorado River near Kremmling 1,012 1,480