Austin Water has the responsibility to ensure that the citizens of Austin have an adequate and safe water supply. Austin’s water supply remains secure, but the drought has required increased conservation and drought response.
Understanding the Drought - details drought severity indicators, Austin Water’s response actions, climate change, and a glimpse at Austin’s Water future.
Supply & Demand Triggers Report (Sept. 28, 2015) – weekly update on lake levels, storage summary, and water use.
Drought Status and Water Supply Monthly Report (Sep. 2015) - quarterly report on the status of the drought and lake levels.
LCRA’s current lake levels offer a detailed report on how full Lakes Travis and Buchanan are each day.