Lake Level Blog

Reservoir Monitoring Update

By February 26, 2020

TRWD continues to monitor reservoir conditions 24 hours a day.  Current reservoir conditions are provided below.  Currently, Eagle Mountain, Cedar Creek, and Richland-Chambers are making flood discharges.  Please note the change in discharge at Cedar Creek.  Any additional updates to flood discharges will be posted here.

The remainder of the week and the weekend are expected to remain dry.  Rain chances return early next week; TRWD will continue to monitor this forecast for potential impacts to TRWD reservoirs.  Please continue to follow the National Weather Service (NWS) and the River Forecast Center (RFC) for the latest information regarding the weather and river conditions, respectively.

Please be advised that forecasts and projections are subject to change, and TRWD reservoir operations are based on observed rainfall conditions. The next update will come tomorrow morning, unless conditions dictate otherwise.  Please check back.*Lake Worth is owned and operated by the City of Fort Worth.  See the City of Fort Worth news feed for updates on Lake Worth.

Please call the Flood Hotline for further information.

817-720-4296

If prompted to leave a message, the flood monitor on duty will return your call within 30 minutes.

Posted by NR.

Lake Current Level Conservation Level* Level Difference**
Arlington 545.77 550.00 -4.23
Benbrook 688.54 694.00 -5.46
Bridgeport 835.41 836.00 -0.59
Cedar Creek 321.31 322.00 -0.69
Eagle Mountain 647.93 649.10 -1.17
Lake Worth 593.04 594.00 -0.96
Richland-Chambers 313.94 315.00 -1.06
*Conservation Level: The permitted level of water an entity is allowed to hold in a lake. Any amount above the conservation level is used for the temporary storage of flood waters and must be released downstream.
**Difference: Amount above or below conservation level.
For more information read our daily reports or the TRWD Lake Level Blog.

Check out the TRWD OneRain portal for a visualization of this information and more.

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