Bridgeport Re Nr Bridgeport
June 2 2023
45 ft+0.36% today
91% of Normal • Normal
Water elevation of reservoir water surface above datum, ft levels at Bridgeport Re Nr Bridgeport are currently 45 ft, about 91% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 49.64ft.
Maximum recorded Elevation of reservoir water surface above datum, ft since record keeping began in 2007 was 2011-08-01 when levels reached 59.96 ft. Lowest recorded Elevation of reservoir water surface above datum, ft was 2014-10-27 when levels receded to 31.67 ft.
Bridgeport Reservoir is located in the town of Bridgeport, California. The reservoir is a popular spot for recreational activities such as fishing, boating, and camping. It was created by the Bridgeport Dam, which was built in 1923 to provide irrigation water to the surrounding agricultural lands. The dam is 223 feet tall and can store up to 42,000 acre-feet of water. The reservoir is fed by a combination of surface flows from the East Walker River and snowpack melt from the surrounding mountains. The East Walker River is a popular fishing destination and is home to a variety of trout species. The snowpack in the surrounding mountains provides important water resources for the area's agricultural needs. The Bridgeport Reservoir and its surrounding area are also popular for hiking and other outdoor activities.
|Elevation Of Reservoir Water Surface Above Datum, Ft 24hr Change||0.36%|
|Percent of Normal||91%|