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Issued:  2018.10.19

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 322.91 m (1059.4 ft), a 65th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level rose by 7 cm (3 in) over the past week and is expected to rise by 2 to 6 cm (1 to 2 in) over the next week.

Lake of the Woods authorized outflow will increase from 450 to 525 m³/s on Monday October 22. The level of the Winnipeg River immediately below the Norman Dam is expected to rise by 20 cm (8 in) in response. The river level above the Dalles is expected to rise by approximately 10 cm (4 in). These level increases are additional to those from the October 18 flow increase. The level at Minaki will not be affected by this flow change.

The current level of Lac Seul is 356.06 m (1168.2 ft), a 15th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level rose by 5 cm (2 in) over the past week and is expected to rise by 2 to 5 cm (1 to 2 in) over the next week.

Lac Seul authorized outflow is 100 m³/s.
 



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