Water Supply Outlook for Alberta

November 2015

Recorded March 1 to September 30, 2015 Natural Runoff Volumes - Red Deer River Basin (Natural Flows)

2015 Recorded Volumes
March 1 to September 30
2015 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
540,000* 61 4/99 21%
Red Deer River
at Red Deer
680,000* 54 5/99 25%

* - Recorded 2015 natural volumes are preliminary and subject to change

Average and rankings are based on the period 1981 to 2009

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