255123 DEERFIELD RIVER AT FIFE BROOK DAM, FLORIDA MA PUBLISHED ON DEC 07, 2013 AT 04:51:07 - EXPIRES DEC 07 11:59 PM
For the Deerfield River at Brookfield Renewable Power's Fife Brook Dam, Florida MA:
Note that a portion of the recreation flow release will start 10-15 minutes before the scheduled time, to warn users out of reach of the audible and visual warning systems that flow is increasing. For your safety, this smaller increase is an additional warning for users to exit the river before the release has ramped up to full flow.
At 4:49 AM today the total flow below the dam was 790 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 10:00 AM today, 700 CFS From 10:00 AM today until 2:00 PM 125 CFS From 2:00 PM today until 11:59 PM 700 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.
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!
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.