recent changes

2013-02-12: The rating curve for this reservoir has been updated and replaced with data from the Texas Water Development Board's Report 126.

Lake Sweetwater is 16.2% full as of 2014-07-26

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 2014-07-26 16.2 2,090.15 -26.35 1,982 1,982 12,267 200
Yesterday 2014-07-25 16.2 2,090.18 -26.32 1,988 1,988 12,267 200
2 days ago 2014-07-24 16.2 2,090.21 -26.29 1,993 1,993 12,267 200
1 week ago 2014-07-19 16.4 2,090.34 -26.16 2,015 2,015 12,267 202
1 month ago 2014-06-26 17.5 2,090.99 -25.51 2,149 2,149 12,267 209
3 months ago 2014-04-26 18.6 2,091.64 -24.86 2,282 2,282 12,267 217
6 months ago 2014-01-26 20.6 2,092.74 -23.76 2,521 2,521 12,267 229
1 year ago 2013-07-26 24.4 2,094.74 -21.76 2,988 2,988 12,267 253
*

Percent Full is based on Conservation Storage and Conservation Capacity.

Additional Information

Impoundment date 1930-01-01
Vertical datum NGVD29
Gauge USGS:08083200
Conservation pool elevation 2116.5 ft above NGVD29

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

1974-10-01 (source: twdb)