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CW DMAG Update April 1, 2013

The following are the Low Inflow Protocol (LIP) drought indicators as of April 1, 2013:

April 1, 2013

Current Overall Stage = Stage 0
Storage Index (SI): 74.6%
Target Storage Index 66.0%
Ratio 113.0% (Supports Normal Conditions)

Streamflow Indicator
(four and six-month average versus historical four and six-month average)

Ratio= 90.8% (four-month average) (Supports Normal Conditions)
Ratio= 80.5% (six-month average) (Supports Stage 0 Conditions)


US Drought Monitor (three-month average) (Using worst weighted condition method for Drought Monitor)
Three-month Numeric Average =  1.17 (Supports Stage 1 Conditions)

Groundwater Gauges Recovery Stage (monthly basis): 

The Langtree groundwater gauge reading is in Stage 1 Condition.
The Glen Alpine groundwater gauge reading is in Normal Condition.