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Yellowtail Dam

Photo of Yellowtail Dam, Montana
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Overview General Dimensions Hydraulics & Hydrology Contact Information
Structural Height525.00 ft
Hydraulic Height (Normal Operating Depth at Dam)495.00 ft
Top Parapet (Elevation)3,664.00 ft
Spillway Crest Elevation3,593.00 ft
Crest Elevation3,660.00 ft
Crest Length1,480.00 ft
Crest Width22.00 ft
Base Width147.00 ft
Volume of Dam Construction Materials1,545,664.00 cu yds
Streambed at Dam Axis 3,166.00 ft
Top of Exclusive Flood Control Pool (Elevation) 3,657.00 ft
Top of Joint Use Pool (Elevation)3,640.00 ft
Top of Active Conservation Pool (Elevation)3,614.00 ft
Top of Inactive Conservation Pool (Elevation)3,547.00 ft
Top of Dead Storage Pool (Elevation)3,296.50 ft

Last updated: Apr 02, 2013