For emergencies, please call 203-562-4020
For emergencies, please call203-562-4020

How Much Water Do We Have?

Water Supply Status Report

as of January 31, 2017

Current Status:
Our reservoirs are at 63% of capacity.

Normal Status for Time of Year:
Reservoirs are usually at 77% of capacity.

Storage by System:

North Branford 53%
West River 87%
Saltonstall 94%
Whitney 100%

Drought Thresholds (Percent):

  Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
Long Term Average 77 82 91 94 93 88 81 74 68 66 66 72
Advisory 54 61 65 65 66 62 55 48 43 39 43 48
Watch 45 50 58 58 58 54 48 41 35 32 34 41
Warning 38 42 50 50 51 46 40 33 27 24 25 33
Emergency 31 25 44 44 44 40 33 27 21 17 20 26