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scottish dam release dates

Post by lewis=) » Mon Feb 24, 2014 9:42 pm

Heres a list of this years dam release dates

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9fl1z ... sp=sharing

the full document is here if anyone is interested

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9fl1z ... sp=sharing

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Re: scottish dam release dates

Post by Neptune » Tue Feb 25, 2014 8:11 am

Looking at those release dates I see that the Moriston is releasing on Saturday 13th September and the Garry on Sunday 14th September. Are we able to deduce from this information that the WWPF will be held on this weekend?

Yes, just seen this too: http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/foru ... 5&t=110264

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Post by neilfarmer » Fri Feb 28, 2014 9:37 pm

Neptune wrote:Looking at those release dates I see that the Moriston is releasing on Saturday 13th September and the Garry on Sunday 14th September. Are we able to deduce from this information that the WWPF will be held on this weekend?

Yes, just seen this too: http://www.ukriversguidebook.co.uk/foru ... 5&t=110264
Yes, those are the dates, usual format, probably.....
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Post by lewis=) » Fri Feb 28, 2014 10:59 pm

Hi its just been pointed out to me that there is an error on the Awe releases it should be the 4th of may not the 25th sorry guys and thanks neil for pointing that out

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Post by buck197 » Sat Mar 01, 2014 11:56 am

Is there a mac version as this doesn't open up for me, either of them?
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Post by neil.farmer » Sun Mar 02, 2014 9:46 pm

Full SEPA version is on the SCA site as a PDF & Word document. There will be a summary on there as well soon.
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Post by Xan » Mon Apr 07, 2014 10:24 am

Sorry to resurect an old post. Looking at the volumes for the Awe are we going to see a regular release that can be paddled or are the below dates the only ones the river is at a paddlable level?

Sunday 4th May [First Sunday in May] 0800-2000 (12 hours)
Sunday 27th July [Last Sunday in July] 0800-0800 (24 hours)
Sunday 31 August [Last Sunday in August] 0800-0800 (24 hours)
Sunday 28 September [last Sunday in September] 0800-0800 (24 hours)
Friday 17 October, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours
Friday 31 October, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours
Friday 14 November, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours
Friday 14 November, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours
Friday 28 November, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours
Friday 12 December, releasing at 1200 for 72 hours

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Post by neilfarmer » Tue Apr 08, 2014 3:03 am

I am not sure. If I can find one, will look at old SEPA freshet documents and see what was released then. To be honest though, it is going to be a "look and see".....
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Post by crb90 » Thu May 22, 2014 10:51 am

Sorry to refresh an old thread.

Can anyone help me- I am keen to get out this weekend and from Lewes' spreadsheet it looks like the Awe is releasing but from the SCA website it does not say it is.

Does anyone know if it is or isn't?

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Re: scottish dam release dates

Post by Jim » Thu May 22, 2014 10:59 am

If you dig further in the SCA website you'll find a link to the full document from SEPA with all the planned freshets for the year which is as close to definitive as you can get.

Do check the notes section for each river/release though, sometimes you will come accross a note like "After xth of Y freshets may be cancelled for reason z"
Can't remember if it gives any contact details to find out though.

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Post by lewis=) » Thu May 22, 2014 12:14 pm

Hear is the SEPA document this is the best I can do in terms of a absolute answer, I belive the Garry is also running this weekend

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9fl1z ... sp=sharing

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Post by Dave Bleaz » Thu May 22, 2014 12:16 pm

Oban Canoe Club have been paddling on the Awe for the last month or so and so far the level has been nice, small wave at the barrage but the rest of the river is good so even if there is no release still a nice paddle

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Post by crb90 » Thu May 22, 2014 12:26 pm

Thanks for your help. Lewes- thanks for pulling all this together- just so you know I was not trying to point out any inaccuracies only to establish if there would be a release.

Thanks Dave- I will keep this in mind.

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Re: scottish dam release dates

Post by lewis=) » Thu May 22, 2014 12:30 pm

Hi

No worries mate, I made a complete arse of the Awe dates for some unknown reason,

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