With the 2016/2017 Rainy Season all but coming to an End, the Lake Kariba Levels have now reached 54 Percent.

 

According to the Zambezi River Authority, from the Period 17th May 2017 to 23rd May 2017, the Lake Kariba Levels rose by 0.13 Metres to close at 482.91 Metres.

 

The Authority says this is well above the Levels Recorded last Year during the Same Period, which stood at 31 Percent, or 479.85 Metres.

 

The Kariba Lake was Created and Designed to Operate between Levels of 475.50 Metres and 488.50 Metres with 0.70 Metres Freeboard at all Times.

 

The Authority says all Spillway Gates at Kariba Dam remained Closed during the Week under Review.

 

 

 

MAY 27, 2017

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