Yates Lake

ALABAMA


Lake Level
343.42 FEET
5/25/2016
Full Pool: 344.0
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Summer on Main is June 4

The Randolph Leader

Date: 5/18/2016 9:12:00 AM

They welcome the public to help them celebrate the revitalization of another historic landmark. Tallapoosa River Clean Water Partnership will do electronics recycling on the paved lot at the corner of White and Trammell streets, behind the museum

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Florida, Alabama senators ask leaders for help in 'water wars'

Gainesville Sun

Date: 5/17/2016 9:55:00 AM

All three states share the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin, while Georgia and Alabama share the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa River Basin. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers controls the flows in both systems, and the four senators have tried several

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Florida, Alabama senators ask leaders for help in 'water wars'

Gainesville Sun

Date: 5/16/2016 8:33:00 PM

All three states share the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint River Basin, while Georgia and Alabama share the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa River Basin. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers controls the flows in both systems, and the four senators have tried several

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Answers sought in Tallassee Mill fire

Wetumpka Herald

Date: 5/10/2016 4:56:00 PM

The scene from earlier on Thursday: Smoke could be seen billowing from the 19th century historic structure as a helicopter swooped over and dropped buckets of water from the close-by Tallapoosa River, which the large stone compound sits adjacent to

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The Latest: Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao casts his vote

WLTZ 38 News

Date: 5/9/2016 12:20:00 AM

The Mount Vernon textile mill in Tallessee on the Tallapoosa River caught fire overnight stunning residents. WLTZ's Dorothy Sherman explains the blaze and what it means to some. The Mount Vernon textile mill in Tallessee on the Tallapoosa River caught fire

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• River: Tallapoosa River
• Length: 40 Miles
• Surface Area: 1,980 Acres
• Volume: 53,862 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 3,250 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 27 Feet
• Length: 8 Miles
Yates and Thurlow Reservoirs are located in east central Alabama about 30 miles northeast of Montgomery. These are small reservoirs, relative to other Alabama Power Company impoundments. Yates Reservoir covers 1,980-acres and is located immediately downstream from the much larger Lake Martin. Just downstream from Yates Reservoir is the 585-acre Thurlow Reservoir. Below Thurlow Dam, the Tallapoosa River is free flowing to its confluence with the Coosa River to form the Alabama River.
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