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CW DMAG Update October 3, 2012

The following are the Low Inflow Protocol (LIP) drought indicators as of October 3, 2012:

October 3, 2012

Current Overall Stage = Stage 0
Storage Index (SI): 70.3%
Target Storage Index 74.6%
Ratio 94.2% (Supports Stage 0 Conditions)

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

Ratio= 65.6% (four-month average) (Supports Stage 1 Conditions)
Ratio= 73.9% (six-month average) (Supports Stage 1 Conditions)


US Drought Monitor (three-month average) (Using worst weighted condition method for Drought Monitor)
Three-month Numeric Average =  -0.08 (Supports Normal Conditions)

Groundwater Gauges (monthly basis): 

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