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 Sunday, July 28th. The weather forecast includes warm nighttime air temperatures and the potential of precipitation today, tonight, and tomorrow.

Cannonsville Reservoir Requested Ramping Schedule

Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Time Beginning Flow
(cfs)
Ending Flow
(cfs)
Loss/Gain
(cfs)
4:00PM 500 650 +150
Maintain 650 cfs until 6:00 AM Sunday.

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Time Beginning Flow
(cfs)
Ending Flow
(cfs)
Loss/Gain
(cfs)
6:00AM 650 600 -50
8:00AM 600 550 -50
10:00AM 550 500 -50
When complete, please return to ordinary operations.

Requested By:

Brenan Tarrier, P.E.

Professional Engineer 1, Division of Water

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation