Office of the Delaware River Master

Thermal Release Request

The Department (NYSDEC) requests a release from the FFMP2017 Thermal Mitigation Bank. We request a 150 cfs increase to the release from Cannonsville Reservoir to relieve Delaware River temperatures on Saturday, August 3rd. The weather forecast includes warm nighttime air temperatures and the potential of precipitation tomorrow.

Cannonsville Reservoir Requested Ramping Schedule

Friday, August 2, 2019

Time Beginning Flow
(cfs)
Ending Flow
(cfs)
Loss/Gain
(cfs)
2:00PM 500 650 +150
Maintain 650 cfs until 8:00 AM Saturday

Saturday, August 3, 2019

Time Beginning Flow
(cfs)
Ending Flow
(cfs)
Loss/Gain
(cfs)
8:00AM 650 600 -50
10:00AM 600 550 -50
12:00PM 550 500 -50
When complete, please return to ordinary operations.

Requested By:

Diane English, P.E.

Chief, Water Quantity Management Section Bureau of Water Resource Management, Division of Water

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation