Rough River Lake May Reach a Record Pool

Published April 25, 2011

Rough River Lake, Ky.  – The Rough River Lake pool is currently at 22 feet above the normal summer pool (495 Mean Sea Level) and may reach record levels in the next few days.  
 
Area subdivision roads will be impacted by this flood event.  If you have items below the flowage easement line, also known as the yellow line, you should make every effort to remove the items quickly before they become inundated by flood waters.

To monitor real time lake level information please visit the USGS web site at:

http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/uv/?site_no=03318005&agency_cd=USGS

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the US Army Corps of Engineers, Rough River Lake office at (270) 257-2061.  You may also stop by the Rough River Lake office located near the south end of the dam to speak with the Park Manager or any Park Ranger. The US Army Corps of Engineers office is open Monday–Friday from 6:30 am until 4:00 pm CST.


Release no. 11-007

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Rough River Lake May Reach a Record Pool

Published April 25, 2011

Rough River Lake, Ky.  – The Rough River Lake pool is currently at 22 feet above the normal summer pool (495 Mean Sea Level) and may reach record levels in the next few days.  
 
Area subdivision roads will be impacted by this flood event.  If you have items below the flowage easement line, also known as the yellow line, you should make every effort to remove the items quickly before they become inundated by flood waters.

To monitor real time lake level information please visit the USGS web site at:

http://waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/uv/?site_no=03318005&agency_cd=USGS

If you have any questions or concerns please contact the US Army Corps of Engineers, Rough River Lake office at (270) 257-2061.  You may also stop by the Rough River Lake office located near the south end of the dam to speak with the Park Manager or any Park Ranger. The US Army Corps of Engineers office is open Monday–Friday from 6:30 am until 4:00 pm CST.


Release no. 11-007