Lake Lanier lowest levels since March 2009 - CBS46 News

Lake Lanier lowest levels since March 2009

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Lake Lanier has dropped two feet in two weeks.

The lake is now at 1,058 feet above sea level, its lowest level since the drought in March 2009.

The water level is now 13 feet below full pool and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers predicts the lake could drop another three feet by December 21.

During the 2007-09 drought, the lake was at 1,050.79 feet.

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