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Issued:  2018.09.20

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

 

Navigation Caution

Water levels throughout the basin are generally below normal for this time of year owing to limited precipitation over the past several months. Additional rainfall will be required to reach normal levels in many areas of the Winnipeg River basin.

 


The current level of Lake of the Woods is 322.72 m (1058.8 ft), a 20th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level dropped by 1 cm (1/2 in) over the past week and is expected to rise by 1 to 4 cm (1 to 2 in) over the next week.

Lake of the Woods authorized outflow is 175 m³/s.

The current level of Lac Seul is 355.92 m (1167.7 ft), a 10th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level rose by 3 cm (1 in) over the past week and is expected to rise by 2 to 8 cm (1 to 3 in) over the next week.

Lac Seul authorized outflow is 100 m³/s.
 



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