Flows from Dworshak Reservoir to increase - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Flows from Dworshak Reservoir to increase

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AHSAHKA, Idaho (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it plans to increase flows leaving Dworshak Dam in northern Idaho starting Sunday to make room for snowmelt.

Officials say that flows in the Clearwater River will increase from 14,100 cubic feet per second to about 17,100.

The agency says the reservoir on Friday was at an elevation of 1,535 feet, about 65 feet below full pool.

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