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Welcome to Sabine River Authorityof  Louisiana

Welcome to Sabine River Authority of Louisiana

Sabine River Authority of Louisiana


TOLEDO BEND PROJECT JOINT OPERATION

450 Spur 135, Burkeville, TX 75932        59839 Hwy 191, Anacoco, LA 71403

409/565-2273                                                     337/286-5244 (Office)

                                   337/286-5253 (Message)

 

ADVISORY # 3

DATE:   Tuesday, March, 31, 2020

 

TOLEDO BEND RESERVOIR – WATER RELEASES

 

AS OF TIME:     9: 15 hrs

 

RESERVOIR ELEV:     172.63 FT. MSL

 

SPILLWAY RELEASES HAVE CHANGED FROM 300 cfs TO 5000 cfs  

 

IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE GUIDE FOR SPILLWAY GATE OPERATIONS IN THE LICENSE APPROVED BY FERC FOR TOLEDO BEND RESERVOIR, CURRENT RELEASES ARE NOTED BELOW:

 

SPILLWAY GATES

 

Number of Gates

Opened (Feet)

05

01

XX

XX

 

GENERATORS

 

Generator #

Current Status

1

24 hrs at 7400 cfs

2

24 hrs at 6225 cfs

 

TOTAL RELEASES   

 

 

 (CFS)

 

 

SPILLWAY

5000

GENERATORS

13625

TOTAL

18625

 

 

Up-to-date reservoir elevations and releases as well as links to specific river gauges may be obtained from SRA’s websites: www.srala-toledo.com , www.sratx.org and www.setexasrain.org.   Information on specific river gages can be obtained from the National Weather Service at the following website: http://www.weather.gov/wgrfc and from the USGS at the following websites: http://tx.waterdata.usgs.gov or https://la.waterdata.usgs.gov.

 

 

 


CHANGES IN OPERATION DUE TO COVID-19

MARCH 23, 2020

 

In response to Governor John Bell Edwards Proclamation Number 33, Stay at Home, the Sabine River Authority will close all of its offices and park sites today at 5:00 PM until Monday April 13th, 2020.

In addition, the Sabine River Authority Board Meeting for the month of March has been cancelled. 

The Sabine River Authority will continue to monitor the developments and safety recommendations related to COVID-19 and provide updates.  We urge all employees and the public to follow recommendations from the CDC to help limit exposure or spread of this serious virus.

The Sabine River Authority will continue to monitor this situation and provide updates accordingly.  For further information call (318) 602-9532 or visit our website at http://www.srala-toledo.com.


 

We would like to welcome you to the official web-site of the Sabine River Authority, State of Louisiana. Our residents are proud to boast that Toledo Bend Lake offers a unique experience in fishing, recreation and quality of life.


The mission of the Sabine River Authority is to enhance the lives of every resident of Toledo Bend by working together with all stakeholders to provide a better quality of life and a healthy atmosphere for growth and development….in three words, “Progress thru Unity”.

 

Whether you are looking to relocate and want to know more about our area, planning a visit and want to schedule your sightseeing, or looking to do business in our area and need logistical information, I hope you will find our web-site listings as welcoming as our community.

 

Considering moving when you retire? Retire to beautiful Toledo Bend Lake. Think of a place where the climate is mild, the people are warm and the fishing and recreation is hot. Please also take the opportunity to visit the Sabine Parish website at www.toledobendlakecountry.com, or the Sabine Parish Chamber of Commerce web-site at www.sabineparishchamber.com.

 

Thank you for visiting the Sabine River Authority’s web-site and if you cannot find the information you need, please contact us at 318-256-4114 or 800-259-LAKE (5253) 

 

 

 

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