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New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services

Station:  Horace Lake (HOLNH)

Full Lake = 0 ft. Local = 655.49 ft. above sea level





Horace Lake dam is located at the north/east end of the lake in Weare.

The following parameter is currently
being measured at this site:

Horace Lake Stage (Lake Elevation), precipitation, temperature,
and humidity. Note: Precipitation is not recorded for the winter 
months from October to April.

Summer Operations
Water level is maintained at full pond. Full Pond is equal to the 0.0 mark
on the staff gauge at the dam, or equal to the top of the spillway.

Seasonal Fall Drawdown
The lake is lowered beginning the weekend after Columbus Day, 
gradually drawn down to five feet. 

Spring Refill
Refilling starts about May 1st. The refill is completed 
no earlier than May 15.

Note: Water levels generally fluctuate in response to precipitation,
snowmelt, drought or other meteorological conditions. Target water levels 
are maintained by the adjustment of flows at the dam in response 
to these conditions.

This meteorological station is operated and maintained by
the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES).
Most data relayed by satellite or other telemetry have received
little or no review. Inaccuracies in the data may be present
because of instrument malfunctions or physical changes at the
measurement site, including backwater effects due to ice formation.
Although the data presented herein is intended to be an accurate
representation of actual conditions, it is presented for
informational purposes only and the user is cautioned to use it at
his/her own risk.   

NH Department of Environmental Services | 29 Hazen Drive | PO Box 95 | Concord, NH 03302-0095
(603) 271-3503 | TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964 | Hours: M-F, 8am-4pm

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