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Bankhead Lake , AL
~ 664 miles away - (1183)
Today's Forecast Jun 22, 2021

Bankhead Lake's current water temperature is 82°F. Today's forecast is: , with a high around 83°F and a low around 65°F. Winds are out of the NNW at 5 mph with gusts of 16 mph.

Current Conditions
82°F
Water estimate as of
Jun 19, 2021
83° 65° F
Air
NNW 5 - 16 gust
Wind
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Latest satelite temp: 82°F
82°F
  Warning: Greater than 10% difference.




Forecast as of Jun 22, 2021
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Tuesday
83° 59°
NNW 5-16 mph
2
4
6
8
10

Rain in the morning.
Wednesday
88° 69°
ENE 2-7 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Clear throughout the day.
Thursday
91° 71°
SE 5-24 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.
Friday
88° 72°
SSE 6-24 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Saturday
90° 73°
S 5-19 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
Sunday
90° 75°
SSE 5-12 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Humid and overcast throughout the day.
Monday
88° 73°
SSE 4-13 mph
6
8
10
12
2
4
6
8

Rain in the afternoon.
Tuesday
87° 73°
S 3-7 mph
6
8
10
12

Rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

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Description
Bankhead Reservoir contains 9,200 acres and is the second largest lake on the Warrior River. Located approximately 15 miles west of Birmingham and 30 miles northeast of Tuscaloosa, Bankhead Reservoir flows through Walker, Jefferson and Tuscaloosa Counties. The primary uses for this reservoir are navigation, hydroelectric generation, flood control, and recreation. Development of shoreline property is extensive and includes private residences and commercial marinas. Camping, boating and fishing provide the main recreational opportunities on this reservoir. Several marinas and fish camps provide boat docking and storage, fueling facilities, launching ramps, restaurants, groceries, bait, and supplies. Five public facility use areas and fourteen user fee areas are located on Bankhead Reservoir. Nearby, for hunting, is the Mulberry Fork Wildlife Management Area (WMA). This is leased land available for hunting that is managed by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. A Mulberry Fork WMA permit, a WMA license, and the regular hunting license are required to hunt the Management Area.

Related sites:
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Attributes
Acres 9,203
Base Elevation 279 Ft

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