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Lake Travis Water Level

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Lake Travis Water Level


Current Water Level


Today's Water Level - 24 Hour

Day

Average Water Level

Compared to Full

10:00 AM

 

677.77 feet

(-3.33)

9:00 AM

 

677.78 feet

(-3.32)

8:00 AM

 

677.80 feet

(-3.30)

7:00 AM

 

677.82 feet

(-3.28)

6:00 AM

 

677.80 feet

(-3.30)

5:00 AM

 

677.82 feet

(-3.28)

4:00 AM

 

677.81 feet

(-3.29)

3:00 AM

 

677.82 feet

(-3.28)

2:00 AM

 

677.82 feet

(-3.28)

1:00 AM

 

677.79 feet

(-3.31)

12:00 PM

 

677.79 feet

(-3.31)

 

Total Rise/Fall Today:  

red down arrow  -0.02 feet



Average Water Level Over The Last 30 Days

Day

Average Water Level

Compared to Full

Aug 18, 2019

 

677.80 feet

(-3.30)

Aug 17, 2019

 

677.87 feet

(-3.23)

Aug 16, 2019

 

678.00 feet

(-3.10)

Aug 15, 2019

 

678.08 feet

(-3.02)

Aug 14, 2019

 

678.17 feet

(-2.93)

Aug 13, 2019

 

678.28 feet

(-2.82)

Aug 12, 2019

 

678.37 feet

(-2.73)

Aug 11, 2019

 

678.44 feet

(-2.66)

Aug 10, 2019

 

678.51 feet

(-2.59)

Aug 9, 2019

 

678.60 feet

(-2.50)

Aug 8, 2019

 

678.65 feet

(-2.45)

Aug 7, 2019

 

678.72 feet

(-2.38)

Aug 6, 2019

 

678.78 feet

(-2.32)

Aug 5, 2019

 

678.84 feet

(-2.26)

Aug 4, 2019

 

678.88 feet

(-2.22)

Aug 3, 2019

 

678.94 feet

(-2.16)

Aug 2, 2019

 

679.00 feet

(-2.10)

Aug 1, 2019

 

679.06 feet

(-2.04)

Jul 31, 2019

 

679.12 feet

(-1.98)

Jul 30, 2019

 

679.19 feet

(-1.91)

Jul 29, 2019

 

679.26 feet

(-1.84)

Jul 28, 2019

 

679.32 feet

(-1.78)

Jul 27, 2019

 

679.39 feet

(-1.71)

Jul 26, 2019

 

679.46 feet

(-1.64)

Jul 25, 2019

 

679.55 feet

(-1.55)

Jul 24, 2019

 

679.64 feet

(-1.46)

Jul 23, 2019

 

679.75 feet

(-1.35)

Jul 22, 2019

 

679.83 feet

(-1.27)

Jul 21, 2019

 

679.92 feet

(-1.18)

Jul 20, 2019

 

680.00 feet

(-1.10)

 

Total 30 Day Rise/Fall:  

red down arrow  -2.20 feet



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Top 10 highest levels for Lake Travis

Rank

Date

Height (msl)

1

Dec 25, 1991
710.44

2

May 18, 1957
707.38

3

June 25, 1997
705.11

4

Feb 9, 1992
704.68
5 Oct 20, 2018
704.39

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July 6, 2007 701.51

7

Nov 25, 2004
696.70

8

July 7, 2002
693.50

9

June 14, 1987
693.48

10

June 16, 2016
692.69


Lowest lake levels during major droughts

Drought

Date

Height (msl)

1940's - '50s

Aug. 14, 1951 614.18

1963 - 64

Nov. 8, 1963 615.02

1983 - 84

Oct. 7, 1984 636.58

1999 - 2000

Oct. 15, 2000 640.24

2005 - 06

Dec. 13, 2006 643.55

2007 - 09

Oct. 4, 2009 629.83

Recent drought

Sept. 20, 2013 618.64

* msl: mean sea level; height is feet above msl

* 681 feet msl: Lake Travis is considered full for water supply purposes at 681 feet msl



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Repairing Lake Travis homes damaged by flooding

Nov 2, 2018

4005 Readers

Mansfield Dam floodgates to close starting Thursday

Oct 30, 2018

3723 Readers

Lago Vista residents prepare to evacuate due to flooding of Lake Travis

Oct 18, 2018

5262 Readers

Lake Travis expected to open 4 more floodgates. Take Precaution

Oct 17, 2018

5148 Readers

Record number of Mansfield dam floodgates could open

Oct 17, 2018

2954 Readers

Graveyard Point residents brace for flooding

Oct 17, 2018

3187 Readers

One family in the Graveyard Point area spent the day preparing for flooding

Oct 16, 2018

2018 Readers

Several Schools Cancel Classes Due to Flooding

Oct 16, 2018

1691 Readers

Barton Springs Pool closed until further notice due to recent rains in Austin area

Oct 16, 2018

1652 Readers

Flooding closes four roads in Lake Travis area

Oct 16, 2018

1983 Readers

Floodgate Operations Underway at Local Lakes During Flooding

Oct 16, 2018

2586 Readers

As Flood Risk Increases, Austin Will Revisit Its Floodplain Building Rules

Oct 15, 2018

2594 Readers

West Lake Hills’ new drainage manual created in an effort to reduce flooding

May 15, 2018

4579 Readers

Lake Buchanan rises nearly 8 inches due to rain

Aug 8, 2017

6978 Readers

One floodgate open at Starcke Dam

Aug 7, 2017

6519 Readers

City looking for help to curb storm drain pollution

Aug 5, 2017

6017 Readers

Driving on RM 620, I see islands sticking out of the lake. Is the drought returning?

Jul 14, 2017

7194 Readers

Lake Travis Opens for Boaters; Revelers Urged to Watch for Flood Debris

Jun 12, 2016

6709 Readers

National Weather Service : Why You Shouldn’t Drive During a Flood

Jun 10, 2016

14018 Readers

Floodgates open at Highland Lakes

Jun 7, 2016

6155 Readers

* 363 news listings found concerning Lake Travis Water Level



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