Grand River Dam Authority Floodwater Release Bulletin

Oct 17, 2019

At 11 AM on Monday, October 14:
• Grand Lake elevation was 746.60 feet. Daily target elevation for October 14 is 742 feet.
• At the direction of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, two (2) spillway gates were open at Pensacola Dam, discharging 12,834 cubic feet per second (cfs) of water.
• Six (6) units were online at the Pensacola Dam powerhouse, releasing 11,990 cfs of water through generation.
• Releases through floodgates and generation totaled 24,824 cfs.
• Inflows into Grand Lake totaled 8,206 cfs.
• Lake Hudson elevation was 625.03 feet. Normal elevation is 619 feet.
• Four (4) units were online at the Robert S. Kerr Dam powerhouse.
• Releases through generation totaled 35,100 cfs.
• Inflows into Lake Hudson totaled 26,603 cfs.

Contact: Melanie Earl
GRDA Corporate Communications

For immediate release: 10/14/19