For Immediate Release
May 23, 2013
Discharge from Albeni Falls Dam will increase twice today before being held constant over the weekend. First, discharge will increase from 69,000 cubic feet per second to 72,000 cfs over a one hour period this morning. It will further increase to 75,000 cfs by noon today.
The current operation is targeting an end-of-month lake elevation of approximately 2,060 feet, as measured at the Hope Gage. The current elevation of Lake Pend Oreille is 2,058.9 feet.