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 15.1% full as of 2014-08-27

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 2014-08-27 15.1 2,089.50 -27.00 1,854 1,854 12,267 192
Yesterday 2014-08-26 15.1 2,089.52 -26.98 1,858 1,858 12,267 192
2 days ago 2014-08-25 15.2 2,089.54 -26.96 1,862 1,862 12,267 193
1 week ago 2014-08-20 15.5 2,089.72 -26.78 1,900 1,900 12,267 195
1 month ago 2014-07-27 16.1 2,090.11 -26.39 1,976 1,976 12,267 199
3 months ago 2014-05-27 18.1 2,091.33 -25.17 2,217 2,217 12,267 213
6 months ago 2014-02-27 20.1 2,092.48 -24.02 2,462 2,462 12,267 227
1 year ago 2013-08-27 22.9 2,094.00 -22.50 2,814 2,814 12,267 244
*

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)