Jump to content
OzarkAnglers.Com Forum
Phil Lilley

Flood Gates - Update

Recommended Posts

Just got an email from the Corp.

Basically, they should be done with turbine maintenance today BUT they probably will do more work this weekend in which all turbines will be offline and gates opened.  How much water released depends on this week's rainfall.

This may be a pattern for quite a while.

They talk about divers... the only thing I can think of it that they're trying to unclog the intakes on the lake side of the dam.  When divers are in the water, gates 9 and 10 are releasing water.  If they are not, more gates are opened, like what they did this past weekend.

We saw shad in the water all day yesterday, more shad when more than 2 gates were opened.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On 3/11/2019 at 10:29 AM, Phil Lilley said:

Gates off today at 11 am.  Turbines will come back online.

Turbines will be back offline this weekend and gates opened.

Do you have any idea what time they will open the gates? Me and my boy thought it would be neat to be there when they were opening the gates. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.