WHEATON BRANCH STORM WATER MANAGEMENT - MD00127-2658
Incident ID MD00127-2658
Dam Name WHEATON BRANCH STORM WATER MANAGEMENT
Downstream Hazard Potential H
State MD
Incident Date 08/12/2014
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 High Reservoir Level
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Large rain even
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident Yes
Fatalities (Number) 0
Number of People Evacuated 0
Number of Habitable Structures Evacuated
Number of Habitable Structures Flooded
Other Infrastructure Impacts
Economic Damages (in $)
Volume released at failure (ac-ft)
Response
Additional Remarks or Updates
Incident Time
Incident Duration one day
Incident Report Produced
Information Sources MD Dam Safety
Owner Type L
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) C
EAP Y
Year Completed 1979
Year Modified 1990
Dam Height 27 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 196 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 3 acres
River Name TR-SLIGO CREEK
Latitude 39.0247
Longitude -77.0383
Regulatory Agency(ies) MD Dam Safety
NID Number MD00127
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