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Old 03-07-18, 06:37 AM   #1
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Default Toccoa DH flow rate

Am I correct that the flow rate should be at 350 or below to wade?
I just checked the gauge for "near Dial" and it is showing almost 1000cfs.
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Old 03-07-18, 07:22 AM   #2
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Yep, that is about right. Anything above 350ish starts to get a bit scary. Attempting to wade at 1,000 would be downright suicidal!

Stick to the Sisson ponds this weekend!
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Old 03-07-18, 07:36 AM   #3
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Buck,
I think I am going to try the big one around 2:00 Friday.
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That's the lowest I've seen it in weeks.
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Old 03-14-18, 05:36 PM   #5
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I'm confused (which is normal) about safe wading and average discharge on the Lower Toccoa which has been around 1,500 for several days.

I want to go to Horseshoe Bend but apparently it's unsafe above 300 cfs.

Am I misinterpreting the data?
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Old 03-14-18, 06:04 PM   #6
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Rich
My interests are in the DH water UPSTREAM of the lake.
Horsehoe Park is downstream of the lake is more regulated by dam releases.
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Old 03-15-18, 08:38 AM   #7
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I'm confused (which is normal) about safe wading and average discharge on the Lower Toccoa which has been around 1,500 for several days.

I want to go to Horseshoe Bend but apparently it's unsafe above 300 cfs.

Am I misinterpreting the data?
Anybody?

Thanks
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