KING NO. 1 - WY00328-2646

Incident ID WY00328-2646
Dam Name KING NO. 1
Downstream Hazard Potential L
State WY
Incident Date 07/15/2014
Incident Type Failure
Incident Driver Seepage/internal Erosion
Incident Mechanism 1 Piping
Incident Mechanism 2
Incident Mechanism 3
Incident Description
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 Other
Economic Damages (in $) $100,000 to $500,000
Volume released at failure (ac-ft) 2216 AF ac-ft
Additional Remarks or Updates 1 ditch diversion structure damaged. No significant damage occurred downstream. Bids were $300,000 to repair the dam.
Incident Time 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. Estimated
Incident Duration Less than 4 hours
Incident Report Produced Yes
Information Sources WY State Engineer's Office
Owner Type P
Dam Type RE
Primary Purpose(s) I
Year Completed 1922
Year Modified 0
Dam Height 24 ft
Max Storage (ac-ft) 2449 ac-ft
Surface Area (acres) 230 acres
Latitude 41.5933
Longitude -106.063
Regulatory Agency(ies) SEO
NID Number WY00328
Attachments Y