Water In Georgia - Lake Lanier

Current Real-Time Elevation

Area-Capacity Information

Avg, Max, Min Elevation as well as avg generation and inflow (cfs)

Lake Lanier (Buford Dam) Pertinent Information


Great drone youtube video of river, powerhouse and dam

Powerhouse, emergency spillway, downstream channel, etc (source: Jan and Pat)

youtube video of discharge from dam


Lake Lanier Upstream w/roadmap

Lake Lanier Upstream showing Carters, Allatoona, Hartwell

Lake Lanier Downstream to I-285 w/roadmap

Lake Lanier Downstream, south of I-285 w/roadmap