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Alabama Power Lakes Fill/Draw Schedule In Past Years
(Current schedules unavailable)

Lake Lower
To Elev.
Complete
Drawdown
Begin
Filling
Complete
Filling
To
elev.
Smith 496 Nov. 30 Feb. 1 Apr. 1 510
Weiss 558 Dec. 31 Jan. 1 May 1 564
Neely Henry 505 Nov. 5 Apr. 16 May 1 508
Logan Martin 460 Dec. 31 Apr. 1 May 8 465
Harris 785 Nov. 30 Apr. 1 May 1 793
Martin 480 Dec. 31 Feb. 18 May 1 490
Source: Alabama Power Shorelines Newsletter





Area Lake Trivia

Weiss Lake
Completed:1961
Height of Dam:92 ft
Acres:30,200
Square Miles:47.2
Miles of Shoreline:447
Lake Logan Martin
Completed:1964
Height of Dam:97 ft
Acres:15,263
Square Miles:23.8
Miles of Shoreline:275
H. Neely Henry Lake
Completed:1966
Height of Dam:99 ft
Acres:11,200
Square Miles:17.5
Miles of Shoreline:339
Lake Martin
Completed:1926
Height of Dam:168 ft
Acres:40,000
Square Miles:62.5
Miles of Shoreline:700
R.L. Harris Lake
Completed:1962
Height of Dam:150 ft
Acres:10,661
Square Miles:16.7
Miles of Shoreline:272
Smith Lake
Completed:1961
Height of Dam:300 ft
Acres:21,200
Square Miles:33.1
Miles of Shoreline:500


Lake Guntersville
Completed:1939
Height of Dam:94 ft
Acres:67,900
Square Miles:106.1
Miles of Shoreline:949
Wilson Lake
Completed:1924
Height of Dam:137 ft
Acres:15,500
Square Miles:24.2
Miles of Shoreline:154
Wheeler Lake
Completed:1936
Height of Dam:72 ft
Acres:67,070
Square Miles:104.8
Miles of Shoreline:1,063


Lake Lanier (GA)
Completed:1957
Height of Dam:
Acres:38,000
Square Miles:59.4
Miles of Shoreline:540



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