Adverse Weather Conditions

What is Adverse Weather Conditions?

Adverse Weather Conditions meaning Reduced streamflow, lack of rain in the drainage basin, or low water supply behind a pondage or reservoir dam resulting in a reduced gross head that limits the production of hydroelectric power or forces restrictions to be placed on multipurpose reservoirs or other water uses.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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