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 85.6% full as of 2016-02-10

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 2016-02-10 85.6 1,142.26 -1.74 210,051 209,925 245,307 11,918
Yesterday 2016-02-09 85.6 1,142.26 -1.74 210,051 209,925 245,307 11,918
2 days ago 2016-02-08 85.6 1,142.27 -1.73 210,170 210,044 245,307 11,925
1 week ago 2016-02-03 85.8 1,142.30 -1.70 210,528 210,402 245,307 11,949
1 month ago 2016-01-10 85.4 1,142.23 -1.77 209,693 209,567 245,307 11,895
3 months ago 2015-11-10 72.1 1,139.15 -4.85 176,993 176,867 245,307 9,592
6 months ago 2015-08-10 83.4 1,141.81 -2.19 204,771 204,645 245,307 11,537
1 year ago 2015-02-10 27.3 1,122.18 -21.82 67,078 66,952 245,307 4,463
*

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