Reservoir Reading May 4, 2016
Gauge Reading: 41.60 or 73,530 a.f.
Percent in the Dam: 40%
Precipitation for the Month: 0“
Precipitation beginning Oct.-Today: 9.78″
The river flow is currently: 648 cfs.
Today, Wednesday, May 4, is the first day for water delivery totaling 93.50′. Delivery will be on EVEN days for the month of May. You must have your assessment paid before you can order water.
The Board of Directors have made a second allotment of .280 for a total of .600 af per share.
At the water forecast meeting, NRCS made the prediction as follows: 90% chance of receiving .753 af per share, 70% chance of receiving .860 af per share, 50% chance of receiving .938 af per share, 30% chance of receiving 1.01 af per share and 10% chance of receiving a full allotment of 1.167.
The next Monthly Board meeting will be June 7, 2016 at 11:00 at the company office.
The 2016 Assessment was set at $ 11.75 plus $1.00 for pipeline improvements, making a total of $ 12.75 per share. This is the same as last year.
The Canal Company has installed two gauge stations. One is located at the platform, so the gauge at the dam will be read every 15 minutes automatically on a graph and the other is located at the bridge crossing, before the tunnel, when water is being delivered. The Gauge Reading website: http://waterdata.usgs.gov/id/nwis/uv?cb_00065=on&cb_70969=on&format=gif_default&period=1&begin_date=2014-03-19&end_date=2014-03-26&site_no=13106500
Rock-Cut website : http://waterdata.usgs.gov/id/nwis/uv/?site_no=13106000&PARAmeter_cd=00060,00060,00010. This site only records when we are delivering water.
The Board Members for 2016 are Mike Courtnay, Karl Joslin, Everett Messner, Jon McGregor, and Lance Griff.
Canal Office Phone # 208-655-4220 Fax # 208-655-4288 or email@example.com
Office Hours are 7:30am – 4:00pm Monday through Friday. Closed Saturday and Sunday.