ALLEN LAKE DAM - VA029050-3299
Incident ID VA029050-3299
Dam Name ALLEN LAKE DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential U
State VA
Incident Date 05/17/2018
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Unknown
Incident Mechanism 1 Spillway Erosion/head Cutting
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Loss of emergency spillway , loss of lake volume.
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident No
Fatalities (Number) 0
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 VA DCR
Owner Type P
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) R
EAP N
Year Completed 0
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 24 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 91 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 9 acres
River Name
Latitude 37.5636
Longitude -78.403
Regulatory Agency(ies) DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND RECREATION
NID Number VA029050
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