LAKE PENNINGTON DAM - TX00505-2807
Incident ID TX00505-2807
Dam Name LAKE PENNINGTON DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential Not Available
State TX
Incident Date 09/01/1981
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 Overtopping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description OVERTOPPED
Named Hydrologic Event
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Information Sources TX DEQ
Owner Type P
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s)
EAP NR
Year Completed 1956
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 28 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 550 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 30 acres
River Name LOUISVILLE CREEK
Latitude 31.1743
Longitude -95.1855
Regulatory Agency(ies) TCEQ
NID Number TX00505
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