Carlyle Lake Update: April 19, 2013

Published April 19, 2013

CARLYLE LAKE - As of 9:00 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2013, the pool elevation at Carlyle Lake was 445.60 feet, referenced to the National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD), with a release of approximately 4,930 cubic feet of water per second (cfs).  The inflow for Thursday, April 18, 2013 was approximately 14,510 day second feet (dsf).   Due to the previous rainfall, Carlyle Lake will crest on Monday, April 22, 2013 at 450.0 feet NGVD.

The predicted crest has minimal impacts to facilities at Carlyle Lake.  Dam West, Boulder, McNair and East Spillway Campgrounds and all boat ramps at Carlyle Lake will remain open.


The Corps of Engineers continues to work closely with their partners to monitor the situation.  For more information, contact the Carlyle Lake Project Office at (618) 594 -2484 or email at

Douglas Wasmuth

Release no. 13-024