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May 23, 2016: Weekly Commentary
Yesterday's rain dumped 15cm (6 in) of fresh snow into higher mountains, bringing the snowpack levels back to levels of a week ago. Rain has also swollen river and creeks and led to a new lake level increase of 1 inch. More rain can be expected by the mid of this week and temperatures will likely drop into the lower 20th Celsius. Shuswap Lake levels will continue to increase for another 7 to 10 days at least, but will unlikely reach flood levels this year.
Recent cooler temperatures have allowed the lake to drain its water as fast as the inflow; a week's worth of runoff has basically washed through the lake without affecting the lake levels. Therefore, it is increasingly unlikely that we see any flooding or spill-overs outside the lower floodplains.
The waterflow in most major rivers has slowed down. Shuswap River still shows high river levels with some spill-over into farmland near Mara Lake.
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Last Lake Measurements
  Date: May 27, 2016
  Lake Level: 347.960 m 1141.6 ft.
  1-Day Change: 4.4 cm 1.7 in.
  Water Temp.: 16.7 °C 62 F
  Day Low: 9.9 °C 50 F
  Day High: 15.5 °C 60 F
  Next Update: May 28, 2016
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