Wapda river flow reportSeptember 30, 2014
Karachi: Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Wednesday issued report about river flow and level of water reservoirs.
It said 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 59,000 cusecs and Outflows 85,000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 15,000 cusecs and Outflows 15,000 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla- Inflows 32,700 cusecs and Outflows 45,000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala- Inflows 25,000 cusecs and Outflows 7,000 cusecs.
Barrages: Jinnah-Inflows 106,300 cusecs and Outflows 98,000 cusecs, Chashma -Inflows 99,100 cusecs and Outflows 100,000 cusecs, Taunsa- Inflows 91,000 cusecs and Outflows 76,400 cusecs, Panjnad- Inflows 34,300 cusecs and Outflows 18,700, Guddu- Inflows 81,500 cusecs and Outflows 61,100 cusecs, Sukkur- Inflows 67,200 cusecs and Outflows 17,500 cusecs, Kotri- Inflows 36,111 cusecs and Outflows 2,016 cusecs.
Reservoirs’ Level and Storage: Tarbela – dead level 1380 feet, present level 1546.90 feet, maximum level 1550 feet, live storage 6.272 million acre feet (MAF), Mangla- dead level 1040 feet, present level 1241.20 feet, maximum level 1242 feet, live storage 7.326 MAF, Chashma – dead level 637 feet, present level 645.30 feet, maximum level 649 feet, live storage 0.148 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.