NEW MELONES RESERVOIR

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Station IDNMLElevation1135' ft
River BasinSTANISLAUS RCountyCALAVERAS
Hydrologic AreaSAN JOAQUIN RIVERNearby CitySONORA
Latitude37.948100°NLongitude-120.525000°W
OperatorUS Bureau of ReclamationData Collection

Additional types of information available:   Dam Information | Reservoir Information


The following data types are available online. Select one of the links below to retrieve recent data.

Sensor DescriptionSensor NumberDurationPlotData CollectionData Available
DISCHARGE, POWER GENERATION, cfs 48 (daily) (DIS PWR)DATA XCHG-USBR 04/01/2000 to present.
DISCHARGE, SPILLWAY, cfs 71 (daily) (SPILL)DATA XCHG-USBR 04/01/2000 to present.
DISCHARGE,CONTROL REGULATING, cfs 85 (daily) (RIV REL)DATA XCHG-USBR 04/01/2000 to present.
EVAPORATION, LAKE COMPUTED CFS, cfs 74 (daily) (EVAP)DATA XCHG-USBR 11/01/1994 to present.
FULL NATURAL FLOW, cfs 8 (daily) (FNF)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/29/1987 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches 45 (daily) (PPT INC)DATA XCHG-USBR 10/01/1997 to present.
RES, ABV TOP OF CONSERV STOR, af 200 (daily) (ABV TOC)COMPUTED 01/01/2010 to present.
RESERVOIR ELEVATION, feet 6 (daily) (RES ELE)DATA XCHG-USBR 02/14/1985 to present.
RESERVOIR INFLOW, cfs 76 (daily) (INFLOW)DATA XCHG-USBR 01/01/1994 to present.
RESERVOIR OUTFLOW, cfs 23 (daily) (OUTFLOW)DATA XCHG-USBR 01/05/1987 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af 15 (daily) (STORAGE)DATA XCHG-USBR 02/14/1985 to present.
RESERVOIR, STORAGE CHANGE, af 22 (daily) (RES CHG)COMPUTED 10/03/1993 to present.
RESERVOIR, TOP CONSERV STORAGE, af 94 (daily) (TOC STO)DATA XCHG-USACE SAC 10/20/2000 to present.
DISCHARGE, POWER GENERATION, cfs 48(hourly)(DIS PWR)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/01/2000 to present.
DISCHARGE, SPILLWAY, cfs 71(hourly)(SPILL)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/01/2000 to present.
DISCHARGE,CONTROL REGULATING, cfs 85(hourly)(RIV REL)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/01/2000 to present.
EVAPORATION, LAKE COMPUTED CFS, cfs 74(hourly)(EVAP)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/01/2000 to present.
PRECIPITATION, INCREMENTAL, inches 45(hourly)(PPT INC)DATA XCHG-USBR 06/01/2000 to present.
RESERVOIR ELEVATION, feet 6(hourly)(RES ELE)DATA XCHG-USBR 07/25/1996 to present.
RESERVOIR INFLOW, cfs 76(hourly)(INFLOW)DATA XCHG-USBR 07/25/1996 to present.
RESERVOIR OUTFLOW, cfs 23(hourly)(OUTFLOW)DATA XCHG-USBR 07/25/1996 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af 15(hourly)(STORAGE)DATA XCHG-USBR 07/29/1996 to present.
EVAPORATION, LAKE COMPUTED AF, af 68 (monthly) (LK EVAP)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1995 to present.
RESERVOIR STORAGE, af 15 (monthly) (STORAGE)MANUAL ENTRY 10/01/1975 to present.


Station comments:

06/22/2006Reservoir elevation sensor was sending bad/erratic reservoir level data. Reservoir elevation, storage and computed inflow have been flagged from 6/15/06 13:00 to 6/19/06 08:00.