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


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