Regional Emergency Alert Network (REAN): If there is a significant natural or man-made emergency in your area – flood, tornado, hazardous material spill, etc. – local officials have the ability to send messages to all standard voice and text communication devices you register making you aware of the situation and giving you instructions on how to respond by using a “Alert” emergency call-out system. Register on this site to recieve these notifications:

Contact list of area, county and state government officials:

GBRA Rules and Regulations

GBRA website for detailed lake information:

Independent Expert Panel Report (defining lake zones):

The maps below were presented by the GBRA on their informational website:

Prohibited and Restricted Unsafe Zones for All GV Lakes:


Prohibited and Restricted Unsafe Zones for Meadow Lake:


Flood Information

Latest river forecast from National Weather Service:

Tune in to KWED 1580 am for the latest information about local flooding in Guadalupe County, provided by GBRA and local emergency management officials

Lake Safety

Invasive Zebra Mussels

Invasive zebra mussels have devastating economic, recreational and environmental impacts. Because of this, state regulations require draining of water from boats and onboard receptacles when leaving or approaching public fresh waters. Please follow the recommendations from Texas Parks & Wildlife to protect Meadow Lake and the other lakes in Texas from invasive zebra mussels. More information can be found at