The Brazos River Authority closed one gate at Possum Kingdom Lake's Morris Sheppard Dam today, June 8, at 10:05 a.m. for a release of about 17,700 cubic feet per second. TxDOT will reopen the Highway 16 Bridge when water recedes.
Be advised river levels remain high. Recreation on the Brazos River is discouraged during gate releases. In case of an emergency, dial 9-1-1.