Projected Water Levels

Lake Gaston

Projected water levels at Lake Gaston may change due to weather (e.g., rainfall), customer electric power demand, operations at the upstream Kerr Reservoir project, and various other conditions. These changes may occur at any time and without notice.

Projected Lake Gaston water levels for today and the next two days are:

  1. Operational modes are important to lake levels. Check out their definitions.
  2. Water level is given in feet above mean sea level (msl).
  3. A recording of lake levels and dam release schedules is available at (252) 535-6883. The recording is updated daily by 8:00 a.m.


Operational Mode

Water Level (feet above msl)

Thursday,     04/24/2014 Spawning Operations 199.00 - 201.00
Friday,         04/25/2014 Spawning Operations 199.00 - 201.00
Saturday,     04/26/2014 Spawning Operations 199.00 - 201.00
NYSE : (April 24, 2014) D 71.52 0.46