Lake Level Blog

  • Lake Level Update August 21, 2016 6am

    Aug 21, 2016

    5 AM data

    Lake Bridgeport

    • Current discharge is 857 cfs.
    • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 836.85  ft-msl at 12 PM on 8/21/16.
    • Lake Bridgeport is open.

    Eagle Mountain Lake

    • Current release is 119 cfs, no discharges.
    • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 649.14 ft-msl at 12 PM on 8/21/16.
    • Eagle Mountain Lake is open.

    Lake Worth

    • Check the City of Fort Worth news feed for the latest news regarding Lake Worth.
    • Current discharge is 128 cfs.
    • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 594.18 ft-msl at 12 PM on 8/21/16.
    • Lake Worth is open.

    Richland Chambers

    • Current elevation is 315.15 ft-msl. (normal conservation pool = 315.00)
    • No discharges currently

    Cedar Creek

    • Current elevation is 321.22 ft-msl (normal conservation pool = 322.00)
    • No discharges currently
  • Lake Level Update August 20, 2016 at 6 pm

    Aug 20, 2016

    5 PM data

    Lake Bridgeport

      • Current discharge is 852 cfs.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 836.73  ft-msl at 12 AM on 8/21/16.
      • Lake Bridgeport is open.

    Eagle Mountain Lake

      • Current release is 119 cfs, no discharges.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 649.17 ft-msl at 12 AM on 8/21/16.
      • Eagle Mountain Lake is open.

    Lake Worth

      • Check the City of Fort Worth news feed for the latest news regarding Lake Worth.
      • Current discharge is 169 cfs.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 594.29 ft-msl at 12 AM on 8/21/16.
      • Lake Worth is open.

    Richland Chambers

      • Current elevation is 315.07 ft-msl. (normal conservation pool = 315.00)
      • No discharges currently

    Cedar Creek

      • Current elevation is 321.17 ft-msl (normal conservation pool = 322.00)
      • No discharges currently
  • Lake Level Update August 20, 2016, 9 am

    Aug 20, 2016

    ​9 AM data

    Lake Bridgeport

      • Current discharge is 435 cfs.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 836.58  ft-msl at 4 PM on 8/20/16.
      • Lake Bridgeport is open.

    Eagle Mountain Lake

      • Current release is 118 cfs, no discharges.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 649.06 ft-msl at 4 PM on 8/20/16.
      • Eagle Mountain Lake is open.

    Lake Worth

      • Check the City of Fort Worth news feed for the latest news regarding Lake Worth.
      • Current discharge is 0 cfs.
      • Forecasted elevation is expected to reach 594.01 ft-msl at 4 PM on 8/20/16.
      • Lake Worth is open.

    Richland Chambers

      • Current elevation is 315.03 ft-msl. (normal conservation pool = 315.00)
      • No discharges currently

    Cedar Creek

      • Current elevation is 321.18 ft-msl (normal conservation pool = 322.00)
      • No discharges currently
  • Lake Level Update as of August 19, 2016, 6 pm

    Aug 19, 2016

    ​Heavy rain in the entire area has caused flash flooding and increased flows in tributaries and rivers.  TRWD Flood Monitoring Teams are monitoring the conditions and are on duty 24/7. The Flood Hotline will be activated soon and the voicemail box initiated as well, and Flood Teams on duty will respond to messages left on the voicemail.

    Blogs will be posted twice daily with updated information.

    Elevations at 1800

    Lake Bridgeport - 835.81

    Eagle Mountain Lake - 648.00

    Lake Worth - 593.56

    Cedar Creek Reservoir - 321.12

    Richland Chambers - 314.89

    Flood discharges are not currently planned. Eagle Mountain is discharging a low flow to Lake Worth, 117 cfs. This is for water supply to Lake Worth.

Lake Levels

Arlington 543.70 (-6.30)
Benbrook 691.84 (-2.16)
Bridgeport 836.17 (0.17)
Cedar Creek 320.75 (-1.25)
Eagle Mountain 649.03 (-0.07)
Lake Worth 593.32 (-0.68)
Richland-Chambers 314.69 (-0.31)
*Provided by USGS. Read the Daily Report. TRWD Lake Level Blog.