Nechako Reservoir Update - September 16, 2021

Reporting Period: September 10 to September 16, 2021

  • Reservoir level has decreased in the past 7 days going from 2796.30 feet to 2796.11 feet.
  • Skins Lake Spillway discharge is being maintained at approximately 80 m3/s throughout September in consideration of reduced power generation and the Chinook spawning season.
  • Six (6) mm of precipitation was observed last week and twenty (20) mm of precipitation is expected for next week.
  • 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 Vanderhoof decreased from 97m3/s to 86 m3/s
    • Flow at Cheslatta Falls decreased from 74 m3/s to 65 m3/s
  • Real-time and historical information on reservoir activity can be viewed at any time by clicking here.
  • Please see images below for further detail regarding current conditions.

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