COLLEGE LAKE DAM - VA680002-3310
Incident ID VA680002-3310
Dam Name COLLEGE LAKE DAM
Downstream Hazard Potential H
State VA
Incident Date 08/03/2018
Incident Type Non-failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 Overtopping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description From overtopping and evacuation event on August 2-3, 2018. Dam did not fail.
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident Yes
Fatalities (Number) 0
Number of People Evacuated
Number of Habitable Structures Evacuated
Number of Habitable Structures Flooded
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Volume released at failure (ac-ft)
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Incident Duration
Incident Report Produced
Information Sources VA DCR
Owner Type L
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) CR
EAP Y
Year Completed 0
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 35 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 710 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 15 acres
River Name BLACKWATER CREEK - VAHU6 JM10 - BLACKWATER CREEK
Latitude 37.4016
Longitude -79.184
Regulatory Agency(ies) DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION AND RECREATION
NID Number VA680002
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