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  1. NWDM-Melvern Dam Reservoir (NIDID=KS00007 CWMS Location Code=15302030)

    Elev = 1034.95 (ft MSL) as of: 02/JUN/2023 12:00. Outflow = 20 (cfs) as of: 01/JUN/2023 12:00. Inflow = 125 (cfs) as of: 01/JUN/2023 12:00. Reservoir Storage = 140752 (ac-ft) as of: 02/JUN/2023 20:00. Surface Water Temperature = 70 (DegF) as of: 01/JUN/2023 12:00.

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Date:  1 June 2023

Lake Elevation:  1034.95

Normal Elevation:  1036.00

Discharge:  20 CFS


    Current:  77ºF

    High:  87ºF   

    Low:  64°F

    Water Surface Temperature:  70°F  (Measured on 5/15/2023)


    Current:  SW 3

    Peak: SE 25

Precipitation:  .01"

General Lake Information: Be cautious while boating on Melvern Lake and stay aware of potential floating or submerged hazards!  

ZEBRA MUSSEL ALERT. Zebra mussels have been confirmed in Melvern Lake. Avoid transporting the adults or microscopic young by cleaning, draining and/or allowing your boat to dry before going on to another body of water. Have a safe and enjoyable stay at Melvern Lake. 

Your Safety is Our Concern - ALWAYS WEAR YOUR LIFE JACKET.

Melvern Lake Pool Elevation / Inflows / Releases

Melvern Lake Pool Elevation / Inflows / Releases

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