River flow, reservoirs level reportSeptember 25, 2014
Lahore: Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) issued a report Wednesday about river flows and reservoirs level. 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 70,800 cusecs and Outflows 70,200
cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 15,100 cusecs and Outflows 15,100
cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla- Inflows 47,600 cusecs and Outflows 47,600
cusecs, Chenab at Marala- Inflows 34,300 cusecs and Outflows 27,600cusecs.
Barrages: Jinnah-Inflows 88,600 cusecs and Outflows 80,300 cusecs,
Chashma -Inflows 96,200 cusecs and Outflows 90,100 cusecs, Taunsa-Inflows 68,600 cusecs and Outflows 53,800 cusecs, Panjnad- Inflows70,700 cusecs and Outflows 54,800 Guddu- Inflows 125,700 cusecs and Outflows 105,300 cusecs, Sukkur- Inflows 130,000 cusecs and Outflows 78,000 cusecs, Kotri- Inflows 139,130 cusecs and Outflows 103,955 cusecs.
Reservoirs’ Level and Storage: Tarbela – dead level 1380 feet, present level 1550 feet, maximum level 1550 feet, live storage 6.450 million acre feet (MAF), Mangla- dead level 1040 feet, present level 1242.00 feet, maximum level 1242 feet, live storage 7.392 MAF,
Chashma – dead level 637 feet, present level 648.50 feet, maximum
level 649 feet, live storage 0.264 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.