Water Supply Outlook for Alberta

November 2012

Recorded March 1 to September 30, 2012 Natural Runoff Volumes - Red Deer River Basin (Natural Flows)

2012 Recorded Volumes
March 1 to September 30
2012 Forecast Volumes
Locations Volume in dam3 Volume as a
% of Average
Ranking (lowest to highest) Average difference between Forecast and Recorded natural volumes
Red Deer River
at Dickson Dam
1,125,000* 120 69/91 18%
Red Deer River
at Red Deer
1,430,000* 109 61/91 18%

* - Recorded 2012 natural volumes are preliminary and subject to change

Average and rankings are based on the period 1912 to 2001

For technical enquires about this web page please contact Alberta Environment - Environmental Management Water Management Operations Branch at AENV-WebWS@gov.ab.ca