The 2014 Missouri River Annual Corps, Coast Guard and Navigators Meeting was held on February 12, 2014.
Missouri Basin Water Management Annual Operating Plan (AOP) information is available. The briefing slides prepared for the cancelled Oct 2013 public meetings are available at the following link
Spring Missouri River Annual Operating Plan (AOP) meetings are being schedule for April 2014. Dates and locations will be posted once finalized.
This winter target for flow release remains 12,000 cubic feet per second (cfs). Flows will continue to be managed based on river conditions and will vary from 12,000 and 16,000 cfs. The Corps reservoir control center provides daily updates to flow conditions. Some of the key website links are:
The MRBWM website: http://www.nwd-mr.usace.army.mil/rcc/
Corps daily lower river flow and stage forecasts (updated by 11:00 am each morning):
Corps weekly reservoir forecast (updated every Wednesday afternoon): http://www.nwd-mr.usace.army.mil/rcc/reports/twregfcast.pdf
River ice information (updated every morning, Mon-Fri): http://www.nwd-mr.usace.army.mil/rcc/reports/icereport.pdf
Due to winter reduced flows both contractor and government crews will return to work on structure maintenance when flows increase.