Reservoir Monitoring Update

September 22nd, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the TRWD reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day. There was heavy rainfall across the TRWD’s reservoir watershed area overnight, see 24-hour Rain Map below.  As much as 4.27 inches of rain was recorded at the TRWD’s Garrett Creek Ranch gauge, west of Boyd.  As seen in the map, […]

General Statement of Monitoring Conditions

September 21st, 2018|Flood Protection|

The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting heavy rainfall in the TRWD reservoir watersheds.  The NWS River Forecast Center‘s latest briefing is calling for a possibility of minor to moderate river flooding in the upper Trinity River basin, see below.   Rainfall is expected to start today and should start to taper off by Sunday.  Heaviest […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update

May 6th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  Runoff from the rainfall that fell last Thursday and Friday continues to pass through the system.  Overall the District’s area of interest received 1.5 to 2.5 inches of rainfall, see rainfall map below.   Richland-Chambers  Reservoir initiated controlled discharges yesterday.  They will continue […]

General Statement of Monitoring Conditions

May 2nd, 2018|Flood Protection|

District reservoirs are currently at or near conservation level.  The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting the potential for severe weather starting this evening and continuing into Saturday.  According to NWS guidance, the main threats during this period are wind and hail, however locally heavy rainfall is possible.  The latest forecasts are predicting around an inch […]

General Statement of Monitoring Conditions

April 19th, 2018|Flood Protection|

District reservoirs are currently at or near conservation level.  The National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting widespread rainfall for the upcoming weekend.  The rainfall is expected to start Friday evening, continue through Saturday, and come to an end on Sunday.  Guidance from the NWS River Forecast Center is included below.  According to the graphic, District […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update – April 2, 2018

April 2nd, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  Conditions are to a point where the reservoirs are near conservation level and not anticipated to rise to a level requiring flood discharges or within 4″ of conservation level and on the decline.  Low level controlled releases at Eagle Mountain Lake will continue until […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update – April 1, 2018

April 1st, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  Please check back during this event for further updates.

The latest update of reservoir conditions follows:

Lake Bridgeport

  • Current reservoir elevation – 835.33 ft-msl.
  • Conservation level elevation – 836.00 ft-msl.
  • The first habitable structure is at 839.02 ft-msl, Highway 380 at Runaway Bay is […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update – March 31, 2018

March 31st, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  Please check back during this event for further updates.

The latest update of reservoir conditions follows:

Lake Bridgeport

  • Current reservoir elevation – 835.29 ft-msl.
  • Conservation level elevation – 836.00 ft-msl.
  • The first habitable structure is at 839.02 ft-msl, Highway 380 at Runaway Bay is […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update – March 30, 2018

March 30th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  Please check back during this event for further updates.

The latest update of reservoir conditions follows:

Lake Bridgeport

  • Current reservoir elevation – 835.26 ft-msl.
  • Conservation level elevation – 836.00 ft-msl.
  • The first habitable structure is at 839.02 ft-msl, Highway 380 at Runaway Bay is […]

Reservoir Monitoring Update – March 29, 2018

March 29th, 2018|Flood Protection|

TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions in the District reservoir watersheds 24 hours a day.  The rainfall has let up and District staff is monitoring the stream gauges to see how much of that rainfall has turned into runoff.  Currently the West Fork Trinity River near Jacksboro gauge is slowly increasing as rain that […]

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