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 12.1% full as of 2015-08-27

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)
Most recent 2015-08-27 12.1 2,087.39 -29.11 1,486 1,486 12,267 168
1 day prior 2015-08-26 12.1 2,087.41 -29.09 1,490 1,490 12,267 168
2 days prior 2015-08-25 12.2 2,087.43 -29.07 1,493 1,493 12,267 168
1 week prior 2015-08-20 12.1 2,087.38 -29.12 1,484 1,484 12,267 168
1 month prior 2015-07-27 13.2 2,088.15 -28.35 1,617 1,617 12,267 176
3 months prior 2015-05-27 13.6 2,088.43 -28.07 1,665 1,665 12,267 180
6 months prior 2015-02-27 - n.a. - - n.a. - - n.a. - - n.a. - - n.a. - - n.a. - - n.a. -
1 year prior 2014-08-27 15.1 2,089.49 -27.01 1,852 1,852 12,267 192
*

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

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

1974-10-01 (source: twdb)