Lahore, October 17, 2017 (PPI-OT): The position of the river inflows and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages today is as under:
Rivers: Indus at Tarbela: Inflows 34200 cusecs and Outflows 40000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 4200 cusecs and Outflows 4200 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla: Inflows 7600 cusecs and Outflows 30000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala: Inflows 11900 cusecs and Outflows 4000 cusecs.
Barrages: Jinnah: Inflows 48600 cusecs and Outflows 42600 cusecs, Chashma: Inflows 42000 cusecs and Outflows 40000 cusecs, Taunsa: Inflows 62200 cusecs and Outflows 52900 cusecs, Panjnad: Inflows 4700 cusecs and Outflows Nil Guddu: Inflows 51500 cusecs and Outflows 41400 cusecs, Sukkur: Inflows 41000 cusecs and Outflows 10000 cusecs, Kotri: Inflows 9100 cusecs and Outflows Nil.
Reservoirs (Level and Storage):
Tarbela: Minimum operating level 1380 feet, present level 1484.45 feet, maximum conservation level 1550 feet, live storage today 2.839 million acre feet (MAF).
Mangla: Minimum operating level 1040 feet, present level 1183.35 feet, maximum conservation level 1242 feet, live storage today 3.472 MAF.
Chashma: Minimum operating level 637 feet, present level 639.30 feet, maximum conservation level 649 feet, live storage today 0.028 MAF.
The inflows and outflows of River Indus at Tarbela and Chashma, River Kabul at Nowshera and River Jhelum at Mangla have been reflected as mean flows of 24 hours, whereas the other flows have been gauged at 6.00 a.m.
For more information, contact:
Director Public Relations
Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA)
G-32, WAPDA House, Lahore