Gauge Description:

The Electra run has dependable year round outflows from the PG&E Electra powerhouse which is just upstream.   Powerhouse flows are generally around 700 cfs.

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Pardee Reservoir - CDEC

USGS historical data for Mokelumne near Mokelumne Hill.   Gauge is located near the Highway 49 bridge and is operated by EBMUD.

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Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Mokelumne Below Electra Powerhouse
dream-388 400 - 4000 cfs IV 90d14h26m 3615 cfs (running)

gauge graph
RangeWater LevelDifficultyComment
0 - 400 cfs extremely Low-barely Low II-III gauge is important or has warning
400 -1500 cfs med runnable-a bit pushy runnable II-III gauge is important or has warning Please help your fellow paddlers by providing a comment or report.
1500 -3000 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable III gauge is important or has warning
3000 -4000 cfs a bit pushy runnable-high runnable IV gauge is important or has warning

Reports give the public a chance to report on river conditions throughout the country as well as log the history of a river.

When River/Gauge Subject Level Reporter
[ ] Mokelumne Put-in n/a Evan Lloyd
Mokelumne [CA] Mokelumne, Ponderosa Way n/a Matt Muir
1y19d00h26m /Mokelumne-Ponderosa Way to Electra to Hwy 49 Bridge [CA] Steer clear! n/a Ryan Enright
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Take out 750 Evan Lloyd
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Holy Cow, it can roll! 1200 cfs n/a
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Topoduo down Devil's Tolit 1200 cfs n/a
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Middle Bar take-out n/a john