Water Supply Outlook for Alberta

October 2003

Table 5 - Recorded March 1 to September 30, 2003 Natural Runoff Volumes - Red Deer River Basin (Natural Flows)

2003 Recorded Volumes
March 1 to September 30
2003 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
926,000* 98 47/85 25.8%
Red Deer River
at Red Deer
1,286,000* 98 50/85 25.0%

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* - Recorded 2003 natural volumes are preliminary and subject to change

Average and rankings are based on the period 1912 to 1995

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