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Gauge Information

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.

Schematic Map of Diversions and gauges

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
Mokelumne Below Electra Powerhouse
dream-388 400 - 4000 cfs II-III 01h41m 191 cfs (too low)

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

Report - Reports of Mokelumne 5) Electra to Middle Bar and related gauges

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
Mokelumne5) Electra to Middle Bar [ ] Mokelumne Put-in n/a Evan Lloyd
Mokelumne [CA] Mokelumne, Ponderosa Way n/a Matt Muir
104d03h43m /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 5968
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Topoduo down Devil's Tolit 1200 cfs 5968
> 10 years Mokelumne [CA] Middle Bar take-out n/a john