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As of Friday, March 10, the status of the Hillsborough West Fork Eno Reservoir is the following:

  • Depth — 43.0 feet
  • Percentage full — 100.0 percent
  • Days of water supply remaining — 395
  • Average water use for week ending:
    • March 3 — 1.374 million gallons per day
    • Feb. 24 — 1.258 mgd
    • Feb. 17 — 1.296 mgd
    • Feb. 10 — 1.355 mgd
    • Feb. 3 — 1.499 mgd
    • Jan. 27 — 1.442 mgd
    • Jan. 20 — 1.430 mgd
    • Jan. 13 — 1.495 mgd

The West Fork Eno Reservoir is full. The minimum release for March is 3.5 cubic feet per second (1,571 gallons per minute, 2.262 mgd), which is currently being exceeded by the overflow. At the town's current water use level, it has approximately 395 days of water supply remaining. The average water use during the last four weeks was 1.321 mgd (a 9.9 percent decrease from the previous four-week period). Compared to the same four-week period in 2016, the town is using 3.8 percent less water.

Hillsborough water customers are not currently subject to any water use restrictions. The town is not currently subject to any water withdrawal restrictions.

Lake Orange is currently full.

 
Contact information
 
101 E. Orange St., Hillsborough, NC 27278
919-732-1270
 
Key personnel
Keel, Kenneth
Town Engineer/Utilities Director
919-296-9631
Keel, Kenneth
Town Engineer/Utilities Director
919-296-9631
Laws, Julie
Utilities Analyst
919-296-9630
Laws, Julie
Utilities Analyst
919-296-9630