Availability of Water and Sources

Local Rainfall

As of June 30, 2017 
Month Actual Rainfall (inches) Water Year to Date (inches)
October 0.07 0.07
November 0.61 0.68
December 4.22 4.90
January 3.01 7.91
February 3.71 11.62
March 0.08 11.70
April 0.01 11.71
May 0.92 12.63
June 0.02 12.65

From current water year (Oct 1 – Sept 30 of the following year)

Colorado River

Storage Levels of July 2, 2017 
     Reservoir Storage Levels (AF) % of Capacity
Lake Powell  15,446,000 64%
Leak Mead  9,977,000 38%

AF – Acre Feet

State Water Project (SWP)

For Calendar Year 2017 as of April 2017
SWP Contractor Water Request (AF) Approved Allocation (AF) %
Metropolitan Water District 1,911,500 1,624,775 85%

Request (AF) – Total water requested by Member Agencies in Southern California
% – Percent of water request approved

Storage Levels of July 18, 2017 
Reservoir Storage Levels (AF) % of Capacity
Lake Orville  2,262,478  64%
San Luis 1,977,608 97%

AF – Acre Feet

Local Rainfall

As of June 30, 2017 
Month Actual Rainfall (inches) Water Year to Date (inches)
October 0.07 0.07
November 0.61 0.68
December 4.22 4.90
January 3.01 7.91
February 3.71 11.62
March 0.08 11.70
April 0.01 11.71
May 0.92 12.63
June 0.02 12.65

From current water year (Oct 1 – Sept 30 of the following year)

Colorado River

Storage Levels of July 2, 2017 
     Reservoir Storage Levels (AF) % of Capacity
Lake Powell 15,446,000 64%
Leak Mead 9,977,000 38%

AF – Acre Feet

State Water Project (SWP)

For Calendar Year 2017 as of April 2017
SWP Cont. Water Request (AF) Approved Amount
(AF)
%
MWD 1,911,500 1,624,775 85%

MWD – Metropolitan Water District
Request (AF) – Total water requested by Member Agencies in Southern California
% – Percent of water request approved

Storage Levels of July 18, 2017  
Reservoir Storage Levels (AF) % of Capacity
Lake Orville 2,262,478 64%
San Luis 1,977,608 97%

AF – Acre Feet