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Flow Release Plans as of March 3, 2014
Blakely, Carpenter and Remmel Dams will be releasing about 2,400 CFS from 8 AM to 10 PM. Remmel will release about 400 CFS during the rest of the day.
On Friday, March 7 we will begin the refill of Lakes Hamilton and Catherine. Blakely Mountain Dam will be releasing about 1400 CFS all day. Carpenter will be releasing about 3,100 CFS from 5 AM to Noon and 5 PM to Midnight. Remmel will only be releasing the minimum flow of just over 400 CFS. This will continue daily through Saturday, March 15.
On Sunday, March 16 we should return to the previous release schedule.
DeGray will be releasing about 2200 CFS from 6 to 10 AM and PM.
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For more lake and shoreline information, contact: Kimberly Bogart or 501.844.2116.
For more flow release information, contact: Ted Smethers or 501-844-2148.
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Disclaimer: This message was provided as a public service by Entergy Arkansas, Inc. There is no guarantee that actual releases or lake level projections will occur as described. We do our best to plan our operations and to accurately communicate those plans, however system conditions are subject to change at a moment's notice and we may not always be available to communicate those changes in a timely fashion.