gave a 10 percent chance that functional storage in Mead and Powell reservoirs will be gone by 2013 and a 50 percent chance that it will disappear by 2021. They said there's a 50 percent chance that the minimum power-production levels in both lakes will be reached in 2017, based on current trends.I was amazed and depressed to see NO MENTION of raising the price of water. Advertising, yes; rationing, yes; desalination, yes. When are they going to raise prices! ARG!