RIVER FLOW AND RESERVOIR LEVEL REPORTSeptember 8, 2014
Lahore: Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Tuesday released the recent report of river flow and reservoir level position. According to the details, the position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela-Inflows 118,000 cusecs and Outflows 75,700 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 18,500 cusecs and Outflows 18,500 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla- Inflows 84,800 cusecs and Outflows 68,400 cusecs, Chenab at Marala- Inflows 85,400 cusecs and Outflows 82,400 cusecs.
Barrages: Jinnah-Inflows 92,800 cusecs and Outflows 84,800 cusecs, Chashma -Inflows 97,400 cusecs and Outflows 91,400 cusecs, Taunsa- Inflows 164,700 cusecs and Outflows 149,100 cusecs, Panjnad- Inflows 42,900 cusecs and Outflows 27,000 cusecs, Guddu- Inflows 121,700 cusecs and Outflows 89,400 cusecs, Sukkur- Inflows 78,000 cusecs and Outflows 25,800 cusecs, Kotri- Inflows 29,035 cusecs and Outflows Nil cusecs.
Reservoirs’ Level and Storage: Tarbela – dead level 1380 feet, present level 1539.62 feet, maximum level 1550 feet, live storage 5.856 million acre feet (MAF) Mangla – dead level 1040 feet, present level 1241.10 feet, maximum level 1242 feet, live storage 7.318 MAF, Chashma – dead level 637 feet, present level 649.00 feet, maximum level 649 feet, live storage 0.289 MAF.
The inflows and outflows of River Indus at Tarbela and Chashma, River Kabul at Nowshera and River Jhelum at Mangla have been reflected as mean flows of 24 hours, whereas the other flows have been gauged at 6.00 a.m.