Flow Facts: 13 May to 19 May 2022

  • Reservoir level increased from 2793.72 feet to 2794.10 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Skins Lake Spillway discharge will be increased today from 100 m3/s to 170 m3/s to control the rise of reservoir levels with the ongoing Spring freshet.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows:
    • ​Flow at Nautley increased from 69 m3/s to 88 m3/s 
    • Flow at Cheslatta increased from 68 m3/s to 86 m3/s 
    • Flow at Vanderhoof increased from 181 m3/s to 204 m3/s 
  • Nineteen (19) millimetres of precipitation was recorded last week, with nine (9) millimetres anticipated over the next 7 days.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

Flow Facts: 29 April to 5 May 2022

  • Reservoir level increased from 2793.11 feet to 2793.34 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge remains at ~41 m3/s. Discharge will be increased to 49 m3/s when ice formations on Murray and Cheslatta Lakes start to recede in the next few weeks.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows: 
    • Flow at Nautley increased from 23 m3/s to 40 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta increasedfrom 52 m3/s to 59 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof increased from 94 m3/s to 126 m3/s
  • Eight (8) mm of precipitation was observed last week and thirteen (13) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

Flow Facts 15 April to 21 April 2022

  • Reservoir level decreased from 2793.14 feet to 2793.07 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge remains at ~41 m3/s. Discharge will be increased to 49 m3/s in the next two weeks when ice formations on Murray and Cheslatta Lakes recede.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows: 
    • Flow at Nautley increased from 16 m3/s to 18 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta remained at 47 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof decreased from 81 m3/s to 76 m3/s
  • Nineteen (19) mm of precipitation was observed last week and twenty-five (25) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

Flow Facts: 1 April to 7 April 2022

  • Reservoir level is 2793.21 feet, which is unchanged in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is ~40 m3/s, where it will be maintained until approximately mid-April, in accordance with the Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows: 
    • Flow at Nautley increased from 11 m3/s to 14 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta increased from45 m3/s to 46 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof increased from 55 m3/s to 75 m3/s
  • Sixteen (16) mm of precipitation was observed last week and ten (10) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

  • Flow Facts: 25 March to 31 March 2022
  • Reservoir level has increased from 2793.20 feet to 2793.21 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is ~40 m3/s, where it will be maintained until approximately mid-April, in accordance with the Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows: 
    • Flow at Nautley increased from 9 m3/s to 11 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta increasedfrom43 m3/s to 45 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof is unchanged at 55 m3/s
  • Five (5) mm of precipitation was observed last week and sixteen (16) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

Flow Facts: 11 March to 17 March 2022

  • Reservoir level has decreased from 2793.37 feet to 2793.25 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is ~40 m3/s, where it will be maintained until approximately mid-April, in accordance with the Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows: 
    • Flow at Nautley decreased from 8 m3/s to 7 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta increased from42 m3/s to 43 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof increased from 53 m3/s to 55 m3/s
  • Nine (9) mm of precipitation was observed last week and fifteen (15) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.
  • Reservoir level has decreased from 2793.63 feet to 2793.50 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is ~40 m3/s, where it will be maintained approximately for the duration of the winter, as per Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows:
    • Flow at Nautley is unchanged at 8 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslattais unchanged at41 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof increased from 51m3/s to 53 m3/s
  • Fourteen (14) mm of precipitation was observed last week and eight (8) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.
  • Reservoir level has decreased from 2793.84 feet to 2793.82 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is 40 m3/s, where it will be maintained approximately for the duration of the winter, as per Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows:
    • Flow at Nautley is unchanged at 10 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta is unchanged at 42 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof decreased from 52 m3/s to 51 m3/s
  • Four (4) mm of precipitation was observed last week and fifteen (15) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.

Flow Facts: 28 January to 3 February 2022

  • Reservoir level has decreased from 2794.08 feet to 2793.92 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is 40 m3/s, where it will be maintained approximately for the duration of the winter, as per Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows:
    • Flow at Nautley decreased from 13 m3/s to 9 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta increased from 43 m3/s to 44 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof decreased from 54 m3/s to 53 m3/s
  • Nine (9) mm of precipitation was observed last week and fourteen (14) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.
  • Reservoir level has decreased from 2794.21 feet to 2794.08 feet in the past 7 days.
  • Currently, Skins Lake Spillway discharge is 40 m3/s, where it will be maintained approximately for the duration of the winter, as per Nechako Fisheries Conservation Program guidelines.
  • Nechako River flow discharge changes in the past 7 days at various locations are as follows:
    • Flow at Nautley is unchanged at 13 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta is unchanged at 43 m3/s
    • Flow at Vanderhoof is unchanged at 54 m3/s
  • Ten (10) mm of precipitation was observed last week and sixteen (16) mm of precipitation is expected next week.
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity, can be viewed at any time by clicking here. Please see images below for further details regarding current reservoir conditions.