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Black Canyon Diversion Dam

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Total Water Storage at Elevation31,200 acre-ft at 2498.0
Maximum Water Surface Elevation2500.0 ft
Normal Water Surface Elevation 2498.0 ft
Spillway Type Ogee crest controlled by three 64-foot-long steel drum gates
Spillway Capacity at Elevation41,240 cfs at 2498.0 ft
Outlet Works Capacity at Elevation2,420 cfs at 2498.0 sluice gates; 1,600 cfs Powerplant at 2498.0 ft
Diversion Capacity at Elevation 1,360 cfs diversion Black Canyon Canal at 2498.0 ft
Drainage Area2,680 sq mi
Hydrometeorological Report (HMR)HMR 43

Last updated: Jan 13, 2015