SCNONAME 40026 - SC00069-2631
Incident ID SC00069-2631
Dam Name SCNONAME 40026
Downstream Hazard Potential H
State SC
Incident Date 10/04/2015
Incident Type Failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 Overtopping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Heavy rains-as much as 16 inches caused several dams to overtop and fail.
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident
Fatalities (Number)
Number of People Evacuated
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
Incident Report Produced
Information Sources SC DHEC Website
Owner Type P
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) R
EAP Y
Year Completed 1900
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 20 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 230 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 21 acres
River Name GILLS CREEK
Latitude 34.0367
Longitude -80.955
Regulatory Agency(ies) SCDHEC
NID Number SC00069
Attachments
Special thanks to our sustaining members