Status of Arizona surface water supplies: June 2019

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The following table summarizes the status of Arizona’s key surface water supplies for the month of June.

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
COLORADO RIVER SYSTEM
Lake Powell (% full) 45 53 59 53 49
Lake Mead (% full) 40 38 39 36 37
Total Colorado System (% full) 49 51 55 51 50
Elevation (Lake Mead; ft msl) 1,086 1,079 1,081 1,073 1,076
First Shortage Declaration Elevation (ft msl) 1,075 1,075 1,075 1,075 1,075
Elevation (Lake Powell; ft msl) 3,590 3,612 3,626 3,611 3,601
Upper Basin Water Year Precipitation to Date (% of average) 125 69 115 99 89
Upper Basin Current Snowpack (% of average) 765 N/A N/A N/A N/A
SALT / VERDE RIVER SYSTEM
Salt River Reservoirs (% full) 80 58 73 55 55
Verde River Reservoirs (% full) 70 29 63 43 54
Total Salt / Verde System (% full) 79 54 72 54 55
Salt/Verde Water Year Precipitation to Date (% of average) 126 30 114 84 85
Salt/Verde Current Snowpack Level (% of average) N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
CAP STORAGE
Lake Pleasant (% full) 87 79* 89* 88* 88*

*June 2015-2018 Lake Pleasant storage estimated based on lake level

Data compiled from Central Arizona Water Conservation District, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, and Salt River Project