Reservoir Monitoring Update

December 9th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds.  Discharges continue at Richland-Chambers and Cedar Creek this morning.  There is also a small amount of discharge over the Eagle Mountain spillway, but there are no gates or valves open currently.  There is no discharge at Bridgeport at this time.  Reservoir levels and inflows will […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

December 8th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds.  Rainfall continues across the TRWD watersheds, see Graphic-1 for 48-hour rainfall totals.  Rainfall is expected to begin tapering off later this evening, see National Weather Service (NWS) guidance in Graphic-2.

Discharges continue at Richland-Chambers and were initiated yesterday at Cedar Creek.  There is also a small […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

December 7th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds.  Rainfall began yesterday, see Graphic-1 for 24-hour rainfall totals.  So far, most of the rain has been in the Richland-Chambers and Cedar Creek vicinity.  Rain is expected to continue today through Saturday.  The latest National Weather Service (NWS) guidance is shown in Graphic-2.  NWS forecasts […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

December 6th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor the latest National Weather Service (NWS) forecasts for impacts on the TRWD system.  The latest guidance is shown Graphic-1.  Rainfall is expected to start as early as this evening.  Rainfall is a near certainty tomorrow, with the bulk of the rain coming tomorrow night before tapering off Saturday night.  Forecasts are […]

General Statement of Monitoring Conditions

December 5th, 2018|Flood Protection|

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting heavy rainfall in the TRWD reservoir watersheds.  The latest NWS guidance (Graphic-1) is calling for widespread rain on Thursday night through Saturday across the area. On Friday and Friday evening, rain looks to be a sure bet across most of North and Central Texas with some of the rain […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

November 15th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  All TRWD reservoirs that are above conservation are discharging and being returned to conservation level.  Current lake levels can be viewed on the TRWD Home Page.  This will be the final post until conditions warrant an update. Please check back.

The […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

November 14th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day. Follow the National Weather Service (NWS) the latest weather updates.

Reservoir Projections

  • Bridgeport – No discharges.
  • Eagle Mountain –  Discharges continue at a reduced level as the pool is being returned to conservation level.
  • Lake Worth –  With the reduction of Eagle […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

November 13th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day. Forecasters at the National Weather Service (NWS) are calling for a break from the rain until at least Sunday.  Early guidance on the next system that could bring rain to the area is shown in Graphic-1.

Graphic-1. Next Chance of Rain

Reservoir Monitoring Update

November 12th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  See Graphic-1 for the rainfall totals received overnight in the TRWD watersheds.  Once again, the Richland-Chambers and Cedar Creek watersheds received the bulk of the rain.

Graphic-1. 24-hr Observed Rainfall Map

Reservoir Projections

  • Bridgeport […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

November 11th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.   National Weather Service (NWS) is calling for rain chances to increase this evening as a cold front approaches the area.  At this time TRWD reservoirs are forecasted to receive between 0.5 to 1.5 inches of rain Sunday night into Monday.  […]

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