recent changes

2013-06-19: The July 2008 TWDB rating curve for this reservoir has been updated to include areas and volumes in the flood pool that were estimated from lidar data. The vertical datums of gauge, conservation pool and dead pool elevations have been adjusted to NAVD88+0.6ft.

Lake Travis is 34.7% full as of 2014-04-24

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 2014-04-24 34.7 626.52 -54.48 408,481 386,873 1,113,348 8,758
Yesterday 2014-04-23 34.8 626.54 -54.46 408,656 387,048 1,113,348 8,760
2 days ago 2014-04-22 34.8 626.57 -54.43 408,919 387,311 1,113,348 8,764
1 week ago 2014-04-17 35.0 626.79 -54.21 410,850 389,242 1,113,348 8,792
1 month ago 2014-03-24 35.6 627.63 -53.37 418,281 396,673 1,113,348 8,899
3 months ago 2014-01-24 36.1 628.26 -52.74 423,911 402,303 1,113,348 8,976
6 months ago 2013-10-24 32.7 623.88 -57.12 385,793 364,185 1,113,348 8,441
1 year ago 2013-04-24 37.3 629.72 -51.28 437,147 415,539 1,113,348 9,159
*

Percent Full is based on Conservation Storage and Conservation Capacity.

Additional Information

Impoundment date 1942-01-01
Vertical datum NAVD88 +0.6
Gauge LCRA:3963
Conservation pool elevation 681.0 ft above NAVD88 +0.6
Dead pool elevation 535.9 ft above NAVD88 +0.6

Elevation-Area-Capacity Curves

2008-07-01 (source: twdb) : GIS Data