Streamflow: October 23, 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 86
South Platte at Waterton 37 73
South Platte at Denver 110 199
Burlington Ditch Diversion 111  
South Platte at Henderson 161
South Platte near Kersey
South Platte at Julesburg 118 316
Bear Creek at Morrison 21
South Boulder at Pinecliffe 31  
Colorado RiverFlowsHistorical Monthly Average
Eagle River at Gypsum 180 260
Colorado River at Dotsero 1,407 1,215
Colorado River at Cameo 2,182 2,155
Colorado River near Kremmling 1,034 760