Daily Update for Truman Lake 6/5/19

Current Truman Lake Level:739.68

Truman Lake drop .13 since 3 am on June 4, 2019

Current CFS Release:40,000 cfs

Projected CFS releases and date: 40,000 cfs June 6 ,2019

40,000 cfs June 7 ,2019

60,000 cfs June 8 ,2019

70,000 cfs June 9 ,2019

Missouri River at Herman is projected to crest tomorrow. Increased releases at Truman are expected.

As releases from Truman Dam increase Lake of the Ozark water level will rise and current will increase. Secure and check docks, boats and personal property on or near the water.

The current lake level projections are with no additional rain. Releases from Truman Dam can change with minimal notice.

Area information:

Warsaw Jubilee Days relocated to alternate site; Carnival on town square, Craft Booths at parking lot of Methodist Church and Car Show on Harrison Street.

No evacuations required at this time.

Please take this time to prepare for higher releases. Secure docks, boats etc.

Drake harbor and boat ramp will be open till release conditions dictate its closure.

All USACE camp grounds closed with the exception of a portion of the Thibaut Point camp ground.

Berry Bend high water ramp is the only open USACE access to Truman Lake.

Road across Truman Dam and East Bledsoe Ferry areas closed till further notice.

Truman Dam and Levy system under 24 surveillance and increased inspections as per their standard operating procedures. Expect to see increase in USACE personnel in and around their facilities.

The Dam is operating as designed.

Safety information:

Floating debris on the lakes is a major safety concern. Wear your pfd and be very cautious on the water.