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FACTS ABOUT LAKE TEXOMA
(These facts were compiled by the Army Corps of Engineers)

Watershed:
Drainage area above the dam, 39,719 square miles.

Elevation (feet above sea level):
Top of flood control pool - 640 feet
Top of normal power pool - 617.25 feet
Top of inactive pool - 590 feet
Record Elevation on May 6, 1990 - 644.76 feet

Surface Area of Lake (acres):
At top of flood control pool - 143,000 acres
At top of power pool - 89,000 acres Storage

Capacities (acre-feet):
Flood control pool - 2,660.000
Power pool - 1,673,000
Inactive pool - 1,049,000
Lake total - 5,382,000

Shoreline Length (miles):
At top of power pool - 580 miles

Denison Dam:
Embankment, length of dam - 15,200 feet
Maximum height of dam above stream bed - 165 feet
Outlet works, conduits (3) - 20 feet in diameter
Power intake penstocks (2) - 20 feet in diameter

 

 

 

LAKE TEXOMA OFFICE

MAILING ADDRESS:

15389 Station Road
Kingston, OK 73439-8744

Phone: (405) 325-7431 OR
(580) 564-2478
Fax: (580) 564-2479

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Updated January 9, 2013 by the Biological Station, uobs@ou.edu or dcobb@ou.edu
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NORMAN OFFICE

MAILING ADDRESS:

730 Van Vleet Oval, 103 Sutton Hall
Norman, OK 73019-6121

Phone: (405) 325-5391
Fax: (405) 325-0835