GATE OPERATIONS AT POSSUM KINGDOM LAKE

There are currently two gates opened at Possum Kingdom Lake's Morris Sheppard Dam. Those concerned about flooding or the potential for evacuations should contact their county or local sheriff's offices.

GATE OPERATIONS AT POSSUM KINGDOM LAKE

ZEBRA MUSSELS REMAIN BIG PROBLEM DESPITE SOME GOOD NEWS

A step in the right direction appears to have been made in the war against zebra mussels, but the long fight to stop their spread continues. Prevention is the best way boaters can do their part by making sure they clean, drain and dry their watercraft

ZEBRA MUSSELS REMAIN BIG PROBLEM DESPITE SOME GOOD NEWS

WATER RELEASE PROTOCOL AND HOW TO TRACK THE FLOW OF THE BRAZOS RIVER

Questions abound when flooding occurs in the Brazos basin. Water levels can be monitored via USGS Gaging Stations while projected flooding and crests can be viewed via the NOAA Hydrologic Prediction Service. To learn more about these tools and release protocol, click the picture.

WATER RELEASE PROTOCOL AND HOW TO TRACK THE FLOW OF THE BRAZOS RIVER
Current Reservoir Capacity
Current Reservoir Levels
ReservoirElevation+/- ftDate/TimeRelease
Possum Kingdom*998.92-0.0805/31/16 03:30 PM19,600 cfs
Granbury*691.82-0.8805/31/16 03:30 PM36,400 cfs
Proctor--Gage is unavailable
Whitney540.777.7705/31/16 03:15 PM
Aquilla538.591.1305/31/16 03:30 PM
Limestone*363.110.1105/31/16 03:45 PM2,300 cfs
Belton605.7911.8005/31/16 03:00 PM
Stillhouse634.0112.0105/31/16 03:00 PM
Granger510.206.3605/31/16 03:00 PM
Georgetown796.735.7605/31/16 03:00 PM
Somerville259.3121.3205/31/16 03:00 PM
*Brazos River Authority reservoir. DROUGHT CONDITIONS BOAT RAMP AVAILABILITY CURRENT TEXAS OUTDOOR BURN BANS