LAKE DE LAFOSSE DAM - TX03114-2805
Incident ID TX03114-2805
Dam Name LAKE DE LAFOSSE DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential Not Available
State TX
Incident Date 10/13/1981
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) R
EAP Y
Year Completed 1925
Year Modified 1982
Dam Height 24 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 1187 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 0 acres
River Name DRY BRANCH
Latitude 32.7332
Longitude -99.1085
Regulatory Agency(ies) TCEQ
NID Number TX03114
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