The timing of the reservoir lowering is very important. Reservoir managers want to avoid lowering the levels too early, which could result in production losses, or too late, which could result in losses due to spilling of water to ensure dam safety.
HSFS provides seasonal forecasts of the spring flood onset and volume (1-5 months ahead) in support of hydropower reservoir regulation planning.
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