Rainfall began late last night in the TRWD reservoir watersheds, and continued off and on throughout most of the day.  The  National Weather Service (NWS) is expecting some additional rain and storms tonight.  The latest NWS guidance is shown in Graphic 1 below.  Graphic 2 displays the rain that has fallen in the TRWD watersheds through 4:00 PM today.   TRWD staff continues to monitor conditions 24 hours a day.

Current conditions at TRWD reservoirs are shown below.  A low level discharge from Eagle Mountain will begin this evening to release some of the inflow received due to the rains today.  Please be advised that forecasts are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions.  Additional updates will be provided here as conditions dictate.  Please check back.

Graphic 1. – NWS Weather Guidance

Graphic 2. – Observed Rainfall

 

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