X-15 & Aerospace
|Folsom Lake Storage Status, 8/16/2016 at midnight (end of day)
|Current Storage is 378,948 acre
38.8% full: 58.3% of average on this date, 164.8% of one year-ago
Daily storage decrease was 5,853 acre feet, averaged over the last 5 days.
Outflow is gradually being decreased. This Lake's drought is caused by regulation.
17 other reservoirs in the American River watershed averaged 85% full on 7/23/2016.
|See US Drought Monitor notes for a collection of evidence that:|
The US Drought Monitor is WRONG. Our area IS NOT IN DROUGHT.
Sole exception: Regulatory drought in Folsom Lake.
Within a week it will surpass 2 million acre feet of outflow since Feb. 15.
Storage Graphs for about 25 California reservoirs
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