Lake Waco

Lake Waco lies in McLennan County two miles west of Waco, Texas. It covers 8,190 acres with 60 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of 100 feet. The U.S. Government owns Lake Waco and the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) operates and maintains it. Lake Waco is in the Texas Hill Country, about an hour and half south of the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex and about an hour and a half north of Austin, Texas.  More Lake Information

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Lake Waco Current Weather Alerts

There are no active watches, warnings or advisories.


Lake Waco Weather Forecast


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 72

Sunday Night

Mostly Cloudy

Lo: 45


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 65

Monday Night


Lo: 38


Mostly Sunny

Hi: 69

Tuesday Night

Partly Cloudy

Lo: 50


Mostly Cloudy

Hi: 72

Wednesday Night

Rain Showers Likely

Lo: 50

Lake Waco Water Level (last 30 days)

Water Level on 11/21: 460.14 (-39.86)