Oak Ck Res Nr Blackwell
June 9 2023
1,987 ft0% today
100% of Normal • Normal
Water lake or reservoir water surface elevation above ngvd 1929, ft levels at Oak Ck Res Nr Blackwell are currently 1,987 ft, about 100% of normal. The average for this time of year is approximately 1,990.07ft.
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 2,002.16 ft. Lowest recorded Lake or reservoir water surface elevation above NGVD 1929, ft was 2015-04-13 when levels receded to 1,974.15 ft.
Oak Creek Reservoir, located in Blackwell, Texas, was constructed in 1958 by the Upper Colorado River Authority for municipal, industrial, and agricultural purposes. The reservoir covers an area of 3,440 acres and has a maximum depth of 80 feet. The hydrology of Oak Creek Reservoir is primarily fed by the Oak Creek and a few small tributaries. The reservoir's surface flow is controlled by the dam and spillway. The snowpack providers for Oak Creek Reservoir are limited, as the region experiences a subtropical humid climate. The reservoir is primarily used for agricultural purposes, including irrigation for crops and livestock. Recreational activities such as fishing, boating, and camping are also popular on the reservoir. Oak Creek Reservoir is an essential water source for the surrounding communities and plays an important role in the region's economy.
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