Water Levels: Lake Minnetonka and Gray's Bay Dam

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You can view real-time water level readings of Lake Minnetonka here and Minnehaha Creek here, as part of a partnership between MCWD and the U.S. Geological Survey. Please note, the USGS refers to creek flow as "discharge" on their site.

Most recent reading (August 18, 2017)
Lake Minnetonka: 929.31 feet | Gray's Bay Dam: 150 CFS
Date Lake Level (feet above sea level) Dam Discharge (cubic feet per second)
August 18, 2017 929.31 150
August 17, 2017 929.34 150
August 16, 2017 929.09 20
August 14, 2017 929.08 20
August 11, 2017 929.07 20
August 9, 2017 928.95 20
August 7, 2017 929.00 20
August 4, 2017 929.01 20
August 2, 2017 929.05 12
July 31, 2017 929.11 20
July 28, 2017 929.15 20
July 26, 2017 929.16 20
July 24, 2017 929.03 12
July 21, 2017 929.09 12
July 19, 2017 929.08 12
July 17, 2017 928.97 12
July 14, 2017 929.03 12
July 12, 2017 929.10 20
July 10, 2017 929.10 20
July 7, 2017 929.18 20
July 5, 2017 929.22 20
July 3, 2017 929.18 20
June 30, 2017 929.21 20
June 28, 2017 929.20 75
June 26, 2017 929.21 75
June 23, 2017 929.36 100
June 21, 2017 929.32 75
June 19, 2017 929.39 150
June 16, 2017 929.46 150
June 14, 2017 929.50 150
June 12, 2017 929.50 150
June 9, 2017 929.43 150
June 7, 2017 929.48 150
June 5, 2017 929.52 150
June 2, 2017 929.56 150
June 1, 2017 929.60 150
May 31, 2017 929.64 250
May 30, 2017 929.66 250
May 25, 2017 929.68 250
May 24, 2017 929.67 250
May 23, 2017 929.70 250
May 22, 2017 929.72 250
May 19, 2017 929.50 150
May 18, 2017 929.53 150
May 17, 2017 929.39 50
May 15, 2017 929.23 50
May 12, 2017 929.31 150
May 10, 2017 929.34 150
May 8, 2017 929.30 75
May 5, 2017 929.35 75
May 3, 2017 929.38 150
May 1, 2017 929.34 150
April 28, 2017 929.39 200
April 28, 2017 929.35 150
April 26, 2017 929.37 150
April 24, 2017 929.37 150
April 21, 2017 929.36 150
April 19, 2017 929.32 150
April 17, 2017 929.31 150
April 14, 2017 929.27 150
April 12, 2017 929.26 100
April 10, 2017 929.21 50
April 7, 2017 929.26 150
April 5, 2017 929.27 30
April 3, 2017 929.28 30
March 31, 2017 929.28 30
March 29, 2017 929.27 30
March 27, 2017 929.29 75
March 24, 2017 929.33 75
March 23, 2017 929.28 150
March 22, 2017 929.30 150
March 21, 2017 929.33 150