235120 PENOBSCOT RIVER UPPER W BR, SEBOOMOOK DAM PUBLISHED ON DEC 10, 2013 AT 19:11:44 - EXPIRES DEC 13 11:58 PM
For the Penobscot River Upper West Branch at Brookfield Renewable Power's Seboomook Dam, in ME:
At 7:09 PM today the total flow below the dam was 736 CFS
The following forecast for flows below the dam is based on the most recent load forecast from the New England Independent System operator which schedules and dispatches generation throughout the region: Until 11:58 PM Fri DEC 13, 784 CFS
Flows will often differ from this forecast for reasons beyond the company's control including regional energy demand and clearing price, system operating conditions, equipment failures and weather.
Caution! – Due to current weather conditions and potentially significant runoff from uncontrolled parts of the watershed, flows may change drastically from this forecast and special operations might be required. Please be alert for local warnings and use extreme caution near the river.
All published flows are approximate and forecasts are estimates only. Actual flows will vary and can change quickly at any time. Always be alert and wear an approved flotation device. Never go in or near the water until you know and accept the risks you are assuming by being in this area!
Phone users please note that the recreational release schedule for this site is published on the Waterline web site at h2oline.com.
For current flood potential, flood conditions, or flood forecasts please contact the Penobscot County Emergency Management Agency at (207) 945-4750.
The most recent report for this site is also available on Waterline's Toll-FreeHotline. Boaters call 1-800 452-1737. Anglers call 1-800 452-1742. At the voice prompt, enter the six-digit code for this site.