CRANBERRY CREEK - WI00450-3340
Incident ID WI00450-3340
Dam Name CRANBERRY CREEK
Downstream Hazard Potential L
State WI
Incident Date 04/25/2018
Incident Type Failure
Incident Driver Hydrologic/flooding
Incident Mechanism 1 Overtopping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description Dam breached overnight at principal spillway structure
Named Hydrologic Event
EAP Enacted (Y/N) due to Incident No
Fatalities (Number) 0
Number of People Evacuated 0
Number of Habitable Structures Evacuated 0
Number of Habitable Structures Flooded 0
Other Infrastructure Impacts Roads
Economic Damages (in $)
Volume released at failure (ac-ft)
Response
Additional Remarks or Updates Minor damage at downstream road crossing EAP not activitated because rural area and unknown failure overnight
Incident Time
Incident Duration
Incident Report Produced No
Information Sources WI DNR
Owner Type L
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) R
EAP Y
Year Completed 1973
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 15 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 300 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 55 acres
River Name CRANBERRY CREEK
Latitude 45.5961
Longitude -90.4247
Regulatory Agency(ies) WIDNR
NID Number WI00450
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