USGS Water-Year Summary 2020
02339400 WEST POINT LAKE NEAR WEST POINT, GA
LOCATION - Lat 32°55'05.7", long 85°11'15.9" referenced to North American Datum of 1983, Troup County, GA, Hydrologic Unit 03130002, at forebay of dam on Chattahoochee River, 2.3 miles upstream from Oseligee Creek, 3.0 miles north of West Point, 3.2 miles upstream from bridge on US 29, and at mile 201.4.
DRAINAGE AREA - 3,440 mi². revised.
- WDR GA-2013: Drainage area.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2007 to current year. Elevation records collected at same site from June 1975 to April 2007, in files of U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
GAGE - Water-stage recorder with satellite telemetry. Datum of gage is 0.00 feet above National Geodetic Vertical Datum (NGVD) of 1929.
COOPERATION - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District.
EXTREMES OUTSIDE PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum contents, 639,900 acre-feet, May 2003; maximum elevation, 636.34 feet, May 2003; minimum contents, since first filling, 295,200 acre-feet, November 8, 1985; minimum elevation, 619.80 feet, November 8, 1985.
EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD - Maximum contents, 722,300 acre-feet, September 24, 2009; maximum elevation recorded, 639.26 feet, September 24, 2009; minimum contents, 326,000 acre-feet, October 17, 2007; minimum elevation recorded, 621.72 feet, October 17, 2007.
PERIOD OF RECORD - April 2007 to current year.
INSTRUMENTATION - Tipping-bucket raingage.