Water Watch | Orange Water and Sewer Authority

Water Watch for 8/28/2015

Cane Creek Resovoir OWASA's water supply is stored in the Cane Creek Reservoir, University Lake and the Quarry Reservoir. OWASA also has a future water supply allocation from Jordan Lake.

Our reservoirs are 83.10 % full.

There are 393 days of water supply remaining based on recent demand and no further rainfall.

Rainfall in Carrboro (inches)
Yesterday: 0.00
Month: 1.38
Past 12 Months: 42.37
Annual Avg: 45.25
Risk of Drought Shortage
Minimal
Water Use RestrictionsCurrently in Effect
Year-Round Restrictions
Water Treatment Plant Water from the reservoirs is treated at OWASA's Jones Ferry Road Water Treatment Plant. Drinking water is provided to the Carrboro/Chapel Hill community through about 400 miles of pipe and storage tanks.
Customer Demand (million gallons per day)
Yesterday: 8.448
Past 30 Days: 7.54
Projected this Month: 7.42
Reclaimed Water Reclaimed water is the clean water produced by advanced treatment of wastewater at OWASA's Mason Farm Wastewater Treatment Plant which is used by the University for non-drinking purposes on the main campus.
Customer Demand (million gallons per day)
Yesterday: 0.96
Past 30 Days: 1.45
Projected this Month: 1.52