Lake Meredith is 17.8% full as of 2015-08-03

note:

Lake Meredith is governed by the Canadian River Compact. The States of New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma are all parties to the compact created by agreement of the three states and the federal government in 1950. According to the compact, New Mexico can hold 200,000 acre-feet in Ute Lake before it has to release water to Texas. Texas also can only hold 500,000 acre-feet in Lake Meredith before it has to release water for Oklahoma.

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 2015-08-03 17.8 2,870.98 -65.52 127,446 89,032 500,000 5,524
Yesterday 2015-08-02 17.3 2,870.54 -65.96 125,025 86,611 500,000 5,484
2 days ago 2015-08-01 17.1 2,870.34 -66.16 123,930 85,516 500,000 5,464
1 week ago 2015-07-27 16.5 2,869.82 -66.68 121,102 82,688 500,000 5,411
1 month ago 2015-07-03 12.9 2,866.32 -70.18 102,796 64,382 500,000 5,030
3 months ago 2015-05-03 5.6 2,858.35 -78.15 66,623 28,209 500,000 4,021
6 months ago 2015-02-03 5.3 2,857.91 -78.59 64,866 26,452 500,000 3,963
1 year ago 2014-08-03 4.2 2,856.54 -79.96 59,576 21,162 500,000 3,755
*

Percent Full is based on Conservation Storage and Conservation Capacity.

Additional Information

Impoundment date 1965-01-01
Vertical datum NGVD29
Gauge USGS:07227900
Conservation pool elevation 2936.5 ft above NGVD29
Dead pool elevation 2850 ft above NGVD29

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

1980-01-01 (source: usbr)
1995-06-01 (source: twdb) : GIS Data