REDDING, Calif. - Reclamation is alerting the public that water levels in Trinity River and Lewiston Lake could fluctuate rapidly above and below the lake this evening due to emergency water releases associated with the Carr Fire.
They are asking people to take precautions if they are or near the lake or river.
Lewiston releases to the Trinity River are immediately increasing by 500 cfs - from 750 cfs to 1,250 cfs total.
The Trinity Power Plant has been evacuated due to fire activity. So far, it is still generating power, but the situation could change.
- Trinity River and Lewiston Lake Water Levels Could Fluctuate Due to Carr Fire
- As Carr Fire Burns Near Trinity County, Some Lewiston Residents on Alert
- Trinity River water flows can change quickly
- Low Water Levels at Lake Oroville
- Carr Fire Causes Huge Power Outage at Trinity County: PUD
- Carr Fire Victims in Shasta Lake Still Receiving Water Bills
- Redding Businesses Suffer due to Carr Fire
- Redding RV park evacuated due to high river levels
- Boil Water Advisory Issued Following Carr Fire
- DWR to further drop Lake Oroville Water Level