Lake Meredith is 26.2% full as of 2016-02-05

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)
Most recent 2016-02-05 26.2 2,878.17 -58.33 169,439 131,025 500,000 6,147
1 day prior 2016-02-04 26.2 2,878.15 -58.35 169,316 130,902 500,000 6,145
2 days prior 2016-02-03 26.2 2,878.14 -58.36 169,255 130,841 500,000 6,145
1 week prior 2016-01-29 26.2 2,878.15 -58.35 169,316 130,902 500,000 6,145
1 month prior 2016-01-05 25.8 2,877.87 -58.63 167,598 129,184 500,000 6,122
3 months prior 2015-11-05 24.7 2,876.92 -59.58 161,818 123,404 500,000 6,046
6 months prior 2015-08-05 18.9 2,871.94 -64.56 132,790 94,376 500,000 5,609
1 year prior 2015-02-05 5.3 2,857.94 -78.56 64,986 26,572 500,000 3,967
*

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
Data download (CSV) period of record, last one year, last 30 days

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

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