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Issued:  2019.03.22

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 322.50 m (1058.1 ft), a 55th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level declined by 2 cm (1 in) over the past week and is expected to drop by 1 to 4 cm (1 to 2 in) over the next week.

Lake of the Woods authorized outflow will increase from 475 to 500 m³/s on Monday March 25. The level of the Winnipeg River immediately below the Norman Dam is expected to increase by approximately 6 cm (2 in) in response. The river level above the Dalles is expected to rise by about 3 cm (1 in). The level at Minaki will not be affected by this flow change.

The current level of Lac Seul is 355.13 m (1165.1 ft), a 60th percentile level for this time of year. The average lake level declined by 10 cm (4 in) over the past week and is expected to fall by 9 to 12 cm (4 to 5 in) over the next week.

Lac Seul authorized outflow is 375 m³/s.
 



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