Ponca City, OK

Now: 76 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 98 °F | Lo: 76 °F


Hi: 99 °F 

Lo: 78 °F


Hi: 99 °F 

Lo: 76 °F


Hi: 93 °F 

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Hi: 84 °F 

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Kaw Dam statistics May 29

Ponca City Now - May 29, 2019 1:07 pm

At 11 a.m. Wednesday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers was releasing 105,040 cubic feet of water per second from Kaw Dam.

Current Readings:

  • 36.97 ft ABOVE normal
  • Pool elevation is 1046.97 feet at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
  • At this elevation the total amount of water stored in Kaw Lake is 1,348,793 acre-feet.
  • Reservoir release is 105,040 cubic feet per second at 10 a.m. Wednesday. 
  • Flood control pool is 110.65 percent full.
  • Flood control pool storage filled is 986,282 acre-feet which is equivalent to 0.48 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.
  • Flood control pool storage empty is 0 acre-feet which is equivalent to 0.00 inches of runoff over the entire drainage basin.



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