recent changes

2015-09-24: Based on new information obtained from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the effective date range for seasonal conservation pools was changed from 1974 - present (2015) to 2004 - 2010.

Lake Kemp is 99.4% full as of 2016-05-03

Date Percent Full Water Level
(ft)
Height Above Conservation Pool
(ft)
Reservoir Storage
(acre-ft)
Conservation Storage
(acre-ft)
Conservation Capacity
(acre-ft)
Surface Area
(acres)
Today 2016-05-03 99.4 1,143.90 -0.10 243,906 243,780 245,307 15,256
Yesterday 2016-05-02 99.4 1,143.91 -0.09 244,059 243,933 245,307 15,266
2 days ago 2016-05-01 99.4 1,143.91 -0.09 244,059 243,933 245,307 15,266
1 week ago 2016-04-26 99.3 1,143.89 -0.11 243,754 243,628 245,307 15,251
1 month ago 2016-04-03 86.7 1,142.32 -1.68 212,738 212,612 245,307 12,454
3 months ago 2016-02-03 85.8 1,142.30 -1.70 210,528 210,402 245,307 11,949
6 months ago 2015-11-03 72.3 1,139.20 -4.80 177,472 177,346 245,307 9,614
1 year ago 2015-05-03 29.3 1,123.26 -20.74 72,009 71,883 245,307 4,667
*

Percent Full is based on Conservation Storage and Conservation Capacity.

Additional Information

Impoundment date 1923-01-01
Vertical datum NGVD29
Gauge USGS:07312000
Conservation pool elevation
ending 2004-01-01
1144 ft above NGVD29
Conservation pool elevation
2004-01-01 to 2004-04-01
1144 ft above NGVD29
Conservation pool elevation
seasonal: April 1 to November 1 2004-04-01 to 2011-01-01
1145.5 ft above NGVD29
Conservation pool elevation
seasonal: November 1 to April 1 2004-04-01 to 2011-01-01
1144 ft above NGVD29
Conservation pool elevation
starting 2011-01-01
1144 ft above NGVD29
Dead pool elevation 1090 ft above NGVD29
Data download (CSV) period of record, last one year, last 30 days

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

1995-10-01 (source: usgs)
2006-03-01 (source: twdb) : GIS Data