Ashokan release adjustment

NYCDEP announced another increase in flow from 300 MGD (557 cfs) to 450 MGD (696 cfs) in a series of steps today (April 19, 2024) in accordance with the Interim Release Protocol (IRP).  The Ashokan spill and release combined will be maintained below 1000 MGD (1547 cfs).

As of April 19th, the Ashokan Reservoir storage is at 100.8 %, today’s CSSO is 97.7 %, the turbidity of the release is 5.0 NTU, and the Catskill Aqueduct is online diverting 310 MGD for water supply.