RESERVOIRS — The spring runoff continues to allow operators to raise the water level of Lake Roosevelt.
Over the next week, the level is predicted to rise 0.2 to 1 foot a day, the Bureau of Reclamation says.
Spill through the outlet tubes on the face of the dam is occurring intermittently to control the rate of rise in Lake Roosevelt. “There is a large quantity of snowpack to the north of Lake Roosevelt and we want to ensure we have enough room in the lake for what is to come,” BuRec said in a release.
Daily lake level forecast by phone: (800) 824-4916.
Better yet, check out this new NOAA site with Roosevelt levels and a list of boat launching elevations on the same page.