Keswick Reservoir

Reservoir Levels Weather Hydrology


Keswick Reservoir is located in northern California and is part of the Shasta-Trinity National Forest. It was constructed in the early 1950s as part of the Keswick Dam project, which aimed to provide hydroelectric power and irrigation water to the surrounding agricultural community. The reservoir is fed by the Sacramento River and several smaller tributaries, and its hydrology is influenced by both snowpack melt and surface flow. The snowpack is primarily provided by the nearby Trinity Alps, while surface flow is dependent on precipitation and runoff in the surrounding area. The reservoir is used for irrigation, but also serves as a popular recreational destination for fishing, boating, and swimming. However, in recent years, the reservoir has been impacted by drought, leading to decreased water levels and restrictions on recreational activities.

June 15, 2024

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Humidity

Storage 24hr Change 2.04%
Percent of Normal 103%
Minimum 16,714 acre-ft
2015-02-08
Maximum 23,657 acre-ft
2012-08-14
Average 21,857 acre-ft
Dam_Height 157
Hydraulic_Height 121
Drainage_Area 6380
Year_Completed 1949
Nid_Storage 25132
Structural_Height 157
River_Or_Stream SACRAMENTO RIVER
Foundations Rock
Surface_Area 640
Hazard_Potential High
Dam_Length 1046
Primary_Dam_Type Concrete
Nid_Height 157

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