Lk Abilene Nr Buffalo Gap
June 9 2023
1,999 ft0% today
100% of Normal • Normal
Water lake or reservoir water surface elevation above ngvd 1929, ft levels at Lk Abilene Nr Buffalo Gap are currently 1,999 ft, about 100% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 2,007.05ft.
Maximum recorded Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NGVD 1929, ft since record keeping began in 2007 was 2018-10-20 when levels reached 2,015.76 ft. Lowest recorded Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NGVD 1929, ft was 2014-04-23 when levels receded to 1,988.47 ft.
LK Abilene is a reservoir located near Buffalo Gap, Texas. The reservoir was created in 1939 as part of a project to provide a municipal water supply for the city of Abilene. The lake is fed by Cedar Creek and Elm Creek and is used for irrigation, recreation and as a municipal water source. The area around the lake is predominantly agricultural, with crops such as cotton, wheat and sorghum being grown in the surrounding fields. The lake also provides recreational opportunities, such as fishing, boating and camping. Additionally, the lake is an important source of surface water for the region, supplying water to several communities in the area. The reservoir is closely monitored to ensure that it remains a reliable source of water for the surrounding communities.
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