Water Supply Outlook for Alberta

October 2005

Table 5 - Recorded March 1 to September 30, 2005 Natural Runoff Volumes - North Saskatchewan River Basin (Natural Flows)

Year to date
Locations Recorded March-September 2005 Volume as a % of Average Ranking (lowest to highest)
Lake Abraham Inflow* 102*** 17/30
Brazeau Reservoir Inflow** 134*** 38/41
North Saskatchewan River at Edmonton 129*** 81/91


* Lake Abraham is compared to 30 years of data
** Brazeau Reservoir is compared to 41 years of data
*** Recorded 2005 natural flows are preliminary and subject to change
Average is calculated using data up to 2001

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