Lake Travis

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June 17, 2019 - 5:32 pm
LAKEWAY, Texas (Talk1370.com) -- A body has been recovered from Lake Travis, in the area where a swimmer went missing Sunday evening. Officials said the body was recovered near the Rough Hollow Marina in Lakeway around 3:45 p.m. Monday afternoon. The victim's identity will be released once the...
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June 17, 2019 - 8:40 am
LAKEWAY, Texas (Talk1370.com) -- A search for a person in distress in water near a Lakeway marina Sunday night has turned to a recovery effort. Rescue crews were called to the Rough Hollow Marina in Lakeway around 7:30 p.m. Sunday evening. Witnesses reported a man in his 70s last seen in the water...
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February 21, 2019 - 4:01 pm
LAKEWAY, Texas (KJCE) -- A man working underwater on Lake Travis died Thursday afternoon, officials said. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the 700 block of Hurst Creek Road in Lakeway around 1 p.m. Thursday. First responders were able to pull the man from the water and performed CPR for over...
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October 18, 2018 - 2:50 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Lake Travis is continuing to rise, reaching the fifth highest level in history Thursday morning. A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for Hays, Travis, and Williamson Counties until at least 7 p.m. Friday. In a small bit of good news, LCRA officials now say they don't expect to...
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October 17, 2018 - 2:17 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Lake Travis is continuing to rise, as a historic flooding event continues to build across the Highland Lakes chain. Lower Colorado River Authority General Manager Phil Wilson says the lake is forecast to rise to a level somewhere between 705 and 710 feet by Friday, possibly even...
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October 17, 2018 - 8:50 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Lake Travis has risen nearly 40 feet in the last week, as inflows from the Hill Country continue to pour into the Highland Lakes. The lake was at 696.75 feet at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, putting the lake into major flood stage and at its sixth-highest level ever recorded. It's...
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October 16, 2018 - 4:57 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Lake Travis is now at its "full" mark, as the Highland Lakes continue to pass through flood waters from ongoing rains over Llano and the northwestern Hill Country. The lake is considered full at 681 feet, and any additional inflows go into the flood pool. The spillway at Mansfield...
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October 16, 2018 - 11:24 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- With widespread flooding occuring in the Highland Lakes and in the Hill Country, LCRA officials say floodgate operations will begin at Mansfield and Tom Miller Dams at noon Tuesday. Officials say four gates are expected to be opened through the course of the afternoon at Mansfield...
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October 10, 2018 - 2:49 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Officials say the body of a woman recovered from a deep section of Lake Travis last week has been identified as Round Rock woman who disappeared in the lake in May. 25-year old Rachel Scott disappeared on May 19 while on a party barge on the lake. Friends and other witnesses say...
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October 05, 2018 - 12:20 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Officials say the body of a woman was recovered Friday morning from Lake Travis. Travis County officials say the body was recovered around 10:30 a.m. Friday morning, from a depth of 117 feet in the lake. The body was recovered from the same area of the lake where 25-year old Rachel...
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