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 14.9% full as of 2014-09-02

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 2014-09-02 14.9 2,089.38 -27.12 1,831 1,831 12,267 191
Yesterday 2014-09-01 15.0 2,089.41 -27.09 1,837 1,837 12,267 191
2 days ago 2014-08-31 15.0 2,089.44 -27.06 1,843 1,843 12,267 191
1 week ago 2014-08-26 15.1 2,089.52 -26.98 1,858 1,858 12,267 192
1 month ago 2014-08-02 16.3 2,090.23 -26.27 1,996 1,996 12,267 200
3 months ago 2014-06-02 17.9 2,091.22 -25.28 2,195 2,195 12,267 212
6 months ago 2014-03-02 20.0 2,092.44 -24.06 2,453 2,453 12,267 226
1 year ago 2013-09-02 22.7 2,093.86 -22.64 2,781 2,781 12,267 243
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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)