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Issued:  2017.05.24

Normally issued weekly on Thursdays but may be issued more frequently or on other days depending on conditions.
 

The current level of Lake of the Woods is 322.73 m (1058.8 ft), a 40th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level changed little over the past week and is expected to change little over the next week.

Lake of the Woods authorized outflow will be reduced from 450 to 425 m³/s on Thursday May 25th. The level of the Winnipeg River immediately downstream of the Norman Dam is expected to drop by approximately 10 cm (4 in) in response. The level at Minaki will not be affected by this flow change.

The current level of Lac Seul is 355.37 m (1165.9 ft), a 45th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level rose by 16 cm (6 in) over the past week, and is expected to increase by 11 to 16 cm (4 to 6 in) over the next week.

Lac Seul authorized outflow will increase from 200 to 225 m³/s on Thursday May 25th.
 



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