Chippewa Flowage Level & Statistics for April 2008

ARCHIVE RECORDS (CLICK HERE FOR INDEX OF PAST MONTHS)
* In Feet Above Sea Level
** In Cubic Feet per Second previous 24 hours
nr= Not recorded
np= No precipitation
ws= Wind Stacking (wind blowing out of the Northwest causing artificially high reading)
eq= equivalent
SOURCE: LCO HydroElectric Records & USGS Bishop's Bridge Readings.
Date22 Time Temp/Precip Flowage Level * Out Flow**  Notes
April 1, 2008 06:00 29° .62" eq (4 inch snow) 1309.49 407 CFS (LCO) average last 24 hours Flowage up .04' the last 24 hours
April 2, 2008 06:00 16° np 1309.47 370 CFS (LCO) Flowage down .02' the last 24 hours
April 3, 2008 06:00 24° np 1309.45 370 CFS (LCO) Flowage down .02' the last 24 hours
April 4, 2008 06:00 23° np 1309.45 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage unchanged the last 24 hours
April 5, 2008 06:00 27° np 1309.49 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .04' the last 24 hours
April 6, 2008 06:00 32° .03" rain 1309.51 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .02' the last 24 hours
April 7, 2008 06:00 39° .23" rain 1309.58 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .07' the last 24 hours
April 8, 2008 06:00 32° .66" rain 1309.66 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .08' the last 24 hours
April 9, 2008 06:00 28° .48" rain eq 1309.76 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .10' the last 24 hours
April 10, 2008 06:00 31° np 1309.83 340 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .08' the last 24 hours
April 11, 2008 06:00 35° 1.19" eq  1310.08 340-311CFS @ 13:30 (LCO 191 CFS Dam 137 CFS Total=328 CFS) Flowage up .25' the last 24 hours
April 12, 2008 06:00 28° 1.41" eq 1310.28 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .20' the last 24 hours
April 13, 2008 06:00 5° trace 1310.43 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .15' the last 24 hours
April 14, 2008 06:00 11° np 1310.55 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .12' the last 24 hours
April 15, 2008 06:00 35° np 1310.65 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .10' the last 24 hours
April 16, 2008 06:00 46° np 1310.80 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .15' the last 24 hours
April 17, 2008 06:00 29° np 1310.98 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .18' the last 24 hours
April 18, 2008 06:00 38° np 1311.20 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .22' the last 24 hours
April 19, 2008 06:00 40° .37" rain 1311.45 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .25' the last 24 hours
April 20, 2008 06:00 38° .31" rain 1311.75 311 CFS (LCO) Flowage up .30' the last 24 hours
April 21, 2008 06:00 47° np 1312.04 311 CFS - 800 CFS @06:45 (LCO - 667 CFS Dam 86 CFS ave 753 CFS) Flowage up .29' the last 24 hours
April 22, 2008 06:00 49° .34" rain 1312.33 800 CFS - 900 CFS @ 05:10 900 CFS - 1800 CFS @ 08:30
(Total 1458 CFS LCO)
Flowage up .29' the last 24 hours
April 23, 2008 06:00 30° np 1312.51 08:50 Dam Gate 0 CFS - 870 CFS - 1800 CFS - 2670 CFS 
(LCO 1800 CFS Dam 550 CFS ave 2350 CFS)
Flowage up .18' the last 24 hours
April 24, 2008 06:00 53° np 1312.56 06:00 Dam gate 870 CFS - 1429 CFS 2670 CFS - 3229 CFS 08:40 1429 CFS - 1943 CFS 3229 CFS - 3743 CFS (ave 3418 CFS) Flowage up .05' the last 24 hours
April 25, 2008 06:00 50° .97" 1312.66 08:45 Dam Gate  1943 CFS 2493 CFS  (Total Flow 3743 CFS 4293 CFS) (ave LCO 1800 CFS Dam 2293 CFS Total 4093 CFS)  Flowage up .10' the last 24 hours
April 26, 2008 06:00 30° .46" 1312.73 12:45 Dam Gate 2493 CFS 2781 CFS (Actual CFS 4292 CFS - 4580 CFS) (Ave LCO 1800 CFS Dam 2631 CFS Total 4431 CFS) Flowage up .07' the last 24 hours
April 27, 2008 06:00 26° .13" 1312.80ws 14:30 Dam Gate  2781 CFS 3042 (Actual CFS 4580  CFS 4842 CFS) (Ave LCO 1800 CFS Dam 2884 CFS Total 4684 CFS)  Flowage up .07' the last 24 hours
April 28, 2008 06:00 30° np 1312.76ws (Dam 3042 CFS LCO 1800 CFS Total 4842 CFS) Flowage down .04' the last 24 hours
April 29, 2008 06:00 18° np 1312.67 (Dam 3042 CFS LCO 1800 CFS Total 4842 CFS) Flowage down .09' the last 24 hours
April 30, 2008 06:00 22° np 1312.60 09:35 Dam Gate #1 24- 0 3042 CFS - 1942 CFS  (Total Flow 4842 CFS 3742 CFS) (PADF LCO 1800 CFS Dam 2462 CFS Total 4262 CFS) Flowage down .07' the last 24 hours

INVASIVE SPECIES AND WATER QUALITY CONCERNS
SAWYER COUNTY ZONING SUMMARY (PDF file)
AUGUST 2007 CHIPPEWA FLOWAGE FISHERY MANAGEMENT PLAN (PDF file)
 (NOTE: The Chippewa Flowage Lake Association does not endorse this management plan and we note that the water level comments in the plan do not concur with  Federal Energy Regulatory Commissions requirements.)
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