LK HOUSTON NR SHELDON

Reservoir Levels Weather Hydrology


RESERVOIR TEXAS

Lk Houston Nr Sheldon


April 16, 2024

42 ft

-0.51% today
100% of Normal Normal

Water gage height, ft levels at Lk Houston Nr Sheldon are currently 42 ft, about 100% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 42.59ft. Maximum recorded Gage height, ft since record keeping began in 2007 was 2017-08-30 when levels reached 52.68 ft. Lowest recorded Gage height, ft was 2011-09-04 when levels receded to 36.25 ft. View historical levels.

LK Houston NR Sheldon, TX is a reservoir located in Harris County, Texas. It was created in 1953 by the construction of an earthen dam on the San Jacinto River. The reservoir has a total capacity of 21,000 acre-feet and serves as a source of drinking water for the city of Houston. The hydrology of the reservoir is influenced by the San Jacinto River and its tributaries. The surface flow is provided by the river and the snowpack providers are limited as the area does not receive significant snowfall. The reservoir is primarily used for municipal water supply purposes, but it also provides opportunities for recreational activities such as boating and fishing. There are no agricultural uses associated with LK Houston NR Sheldon, TX.



Geolocation -95.133, 29.920
Elevation 42.01 ft
Gage Height, Ft 24hr Change -0.51%
Percent of Normal 100%
Minimum 36.25 ft
2011-09-04
Maximum 52.68 ft
2017-08-30
Average 43 ft

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