As we've mentioned, the Lake levels are rising – on Tuesday it had risen almost a foot since Sunday, up to 1,095.23 feet. And keep in mind that if you go into the water, be prepared, because it's cold. Kirby Reinhart is the Chelan County PUD's Superintendent of Hydro Operations at Rocky Reach and Lake Chelan Dams:
The warm temperatures have meant a lot of spring runoff, and Reinhart says they've been spilling a lot of water through the Lake Chelan Dam into the Chelan Gorge:
A good way to keep tabs on the movement of water, elevations, water flow and temperatures is available on the “Current” app, available at chelanpud.org. It also has information on which boat launches are open and closed.