Smith Lake

ALABAMA


Lake Level
499.19 FEET
9/29/2016
Full Pool: 510.0
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Did You Know Sweet Tater Festival

WPMI NBC Local 15

Date: 8/30/2016 8:02:00 AM

For the first time, the popular festival will be moved to Smith Lake Park. This gives everyone a chance for one last summer fling on the lake, as well as some great food, creative vendors and wonderful live entertainment. Dr. Wes Abbott will once again be

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Sweet! Annual tater festival returns to Smith Lake Park

Cullman Times

Date: 8/30/2016 4:10:00 AM

Cullman County’s Sweet Tater Festival turns 20 this year, and residents can say goodbye to summer with one last weekend at Smith Lake Park. The annual festival will take over the park this Labor Day weekend, from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m.-4 p.m

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Area dirt tracks kickin’ up more dirt

The Republic

Date: 8/20/2016 12:36:00 AM

For more info, visit paragonspeedway.com. Kevin Thomas Jr of Cullman, Alabama, won the Sprint Car feature on Aug. 12 at the Bloomington Speedway. Jeff Bland Jr., the previous week’s winner was second followed by Tyler Thomas, Max McGhee and Shane Cottle

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County schools refinance debt

Cullman Times

Date: 8/16/2016 2:48:00 PM

Some lingering debt left from the purchase of $1.2 million piece of property on Smith Lake, which the board acquired to make its larger tract of Section 16 property more viable for development, was also included in the refinancing. The terms of the debt

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Real Estate Drone Photography – How to Close More Deals with Drones

fitsmallbusiness.com

Date: 8/16/2016 6:55:00 AM

Check out his amazing video by Aerobo for Halstead Property to see what I mean: Alabama-based realtor Justin Dyar used drone footage in his marketing video about the beautiful area he works, Lewis Smith lake. 6. You Can Show Distances to Amenities Is there

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• River: Black Warrior River
• Length: 500 Miles
• Surface Area: 21,200 Acres
• Volume: 1,670,700 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 944 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 66 Feet
• Length: 35 Miles
Lewis Smith Lake (or Smith Lake) is located in North-Central Alabama about 20 miles northwest of Birmingham in state of Alabama (U.S.) counties of Cullman, Walker and Winston. The 300-foot high dam, completed in 1961 by Alabama Power Company, impounds the Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River to form the lake. Smith Lake has a surface area of 21,200 acres, 500 miles of shoreline, a watershed area of 944 square miles, a retention time of 435 days, and a maximum depth of 264 feet. The western side of the lake's watershed is crowned by the 180,000-acre Bankhead National Forest, which blankets the deeply dissected southern edge of the Cumberland Plateau. The Sipsey Fork of the Black Warrior River, Alabama's only Wild and Scenic River, flows through the Bankhead National Forest. The Sipsey Wilderness, Land of a Thousand Waterfalls, lies within the Bankhead National Forest and is home to Alabama's largest tree, a tulip poplar with a 21-foot circumference at its base.
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