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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014

TUESDAY, FEB. 18, 2014

Lake Roosevelt levels holding fairly stable

RIVERS -- The level of Lake Roosevelt  near the elevation of 1,273 feet today and lake levels are expected to remain between 1,271-1,273 this week, according to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. Grand Coulee Dam ...

THURSDAY, JAN. 16, 2014

Minor fluctuations in Roosevelt levels expected

BOATING -- The elevation of Lake Roosevelt was 1278 feet Wednesday and is expected to range from 1270 to 1278 through mid-February as the dam operates primarily for providing power, the Bureau of Reclamation reports. Although ...

FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013

Lake Roosevelt levels declining slightly

RESERVOIRS -- The level of Lake Roosevelt had peaked and was at elevation 1287.50 feet this morning. The lake levels are expected to continue slowly decreasing over the next week into ...

MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2013

Spring drawdown begins at Lake Roosevelt

BOATING -- The level of Lake Roosevelt is about 1274 feet today, and it's begun a steady downward trend to make room for spring runoff.  But Columbia River dam operators don't expect ...

SATURDAY, MARCH 23, 2013

Lake Roosevelt water levels staying high

BOATING -- The level of Lake Roosevelt is about 1280.60 feet, and it's trending up almost to summer-like levels with little beach showing on the shorelines.. The elevation of Lake Roosevelt is ...

FRIDAY, MARCH 1, 2013

Lake Roosevelt water levels to be steady

RESERVOIRS -- The level of Lake Roosevelt was 1275 today and likely will be stable for a while. The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation antipates the elevation will be in the 1275 -1276 ...

TUESDAY, FEB. 19, 2013

Roosevelt lake levels on downward trend

RESERVOIRS -- The level of Lake Roosevelt was 1278.4 feet today in a drop that was predicted to be around 1 foot in a 24 hour period. The elevation of Lake ...

FRIDAY, FEB. 1, 2013

Lake Roosevelt water levels temporarily rising

RESERVOIRS -- The level of Lake Roosevelt was 1274.85 at midnight last night and is expected to  slowly rise over the next week. The Bureau of Reclamation anticipates the elevation for ...

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.

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